It can be hard to find the right words to explain love, and even harder to find ways to express that glorious emotion to someone.

We’ve decided to offer our guiding hand to anyone that might need it and compiled a collection of the loveliest short quotes about love.

Take a look and pick your favorite!

Best Short Love Quotes

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1. “The way to love anything is to realize that it may be lost.” – Gilbert K. Chesterton

2. “If you wish to be loved, love.” – Seneca

3. “To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.” – David Viscott

4. “Love’s greatest gift is its ability to make everything it touches sacred.” – Barbara de Angelis

5. “Love is the crowning grace of humanity, the holiest right of the soul, the golden link which binds us.” – Petrarch

6. “It was love at first sight, at last sight, at ever and ever sight.” – Vladimir Nabokov7. “You can’t blame gravity for falling in love.” – Albert Einstein

8. “We are born of love; Love is our mother.” – Rumi

9. “Love isn’t something you find. Love is something that finds you.” – Loretta Young

10. “Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye.” – H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

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11. “True love is eternal, infinite, and always like itself.” – Honore de Balzac

12. “Let us always meet each other with a smile, for the smile is the beginning of love.” – Mother Teresa

13. “If I know what love is, it is because of you.” – Hermann Hesse

14. “A woman knows the face of the man she loves as a sailor knows the open sea.” – Honore de Balzac

15. “I look at you and see the rest of my life in front of my eyes.” – Unknown

16. “Suddenly we see that love costs all we are, and will ever be. Yet it is only love which sets us free.” – Maya Angelou

17. “Three words. Eight letters. Say it, and I’m yours.” – Blair Waldorf

18. “Love is when he gives you a piece of your soul, that you never knew was missing.” – Torquato Tasso

19. “I love you not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you.” – Roy Croft

20. “Love makes your soul crawl out from its hiding place.” – Zora Neale Hurston

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21. “Love is the magician that pulls man out of his own hat.” – Ben Hecht

22. “Real love is always chaotic. You lose control; you lose perspective. You lose the ability to protect yourself. The greater the love, the greater the chaos. It’s a given and that’s the secret.” – Jonathan Carroll

23. “We love but once, for once only are we perfectly equipped for loving.” – Cyril Connolly

24. “Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit.” – Peter Ustinov

25. “Love is like a friendship caught on fire. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.” – Bruce Lee

26. “A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another.” – John 13:34-35 (NIV)

27. “Love is like a beautiful flower which I may not touch, but whose fragrance makes the garden a place of delight just the same.” – Helen Keller

28. “Love is friendship that has caught fire. […] It settles for less than perfection and makes allowances for human weaknesses.” – Ann Landers

29. “I would rather spend one lifetime with you than face all the ages of this world alone.” – J.R.R. Tolkien

30. “Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we cannot live within.” – James Baldwin

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31. “Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible – it cannot be seen or measured, yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more joy than any material possession could.” – Barbara de Angelis

32. “I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love.” – Mother Teresa

33. “Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life.” – Leo Buscaglia

34. “The sweetest of all sounds is that of the voice of the woman we love.” – Jean de la Bruyere

35. “The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire.” – Ferdinand Foch

Romantic Love Quotes

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36. “The most important thing in life is to learn how to give out love, and to let it come in.” – Morrie Schwartz

37. “A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.” – Ingrid Bergman

38. “There is no limit to the power of loving.” – John Morton

39. “Love possesses not nor will it be possessed, for love is sufficient unto love.” – Khalil Gibran

40. “Love is when you meet someone who tells you something new about yourself.” – Andre Breton

41. “Love is never wrong.” – Melissa Etheridge

42. “We love the things we love for what they are.” – Robert Frost

43. “Being in love with you makes every day an interesting one.” – Unknown

44. “Love is when the other person’s happiness is more important than your own.” – H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

45. “Speak low, if you speak love.” – William Shakespeare

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46. “If you love it enough, anything will talk with you.” – George Washington Carver

47. “Where there is love, there is life.” – Mahatma Gandhi

48. “Love comforteth like sunshine after rain.” – William Shakespeare

49. “Love will find a way through paths where wolves fear to prey.” – Lord Byron

50. “Loving you never was an option – it was necessity.” – Unknown

51. “A man is already halfway in love with any woman who listens to him.” – Brendan Francis

52. “Your love is all I need to feel complete.” – Unknown

53. “There is more pleasure in loving than in being beloved.” – Thomas Fuller

54. “If music be the food of love, play on.” – William Shakespeare

55. “Stand by your man. Give him two arms to cling to and something warm to come to.” – Tammy Wynette

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56. “Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.” – William Shakespeare

57. “Time doesn’t matter; love is forever.” – Unknown

58. “Unable are the loved to die, for love is immortality.” – Emily Dickinson

59. “Love is a better master than duty.” – Albert Einstein

60. “What is love? It is the morning and the evening star.” – Sinclair Lewis

61. “We love because it’s the only true adventure.” – Nikki Giovanni

62. “Every love story is beautiful, but ours is my favorite.” – Unknown

63. “We accept the love we think we deserve.” – Stephen Chbosky

64. “Love harder than any pain you’ve ever felt.” – Unknown

65. “Love loves to love love.” – James Joyce

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66. “Love is friendship set on fire.” – Jeremy Taylor

67. “I have found that if you love life, life will love you back.” – Arthur Rubinstein

68. “‘Tis better to have loved and lost, than never to have loved at all.” – Alfred Tennyson

69. “First love is only a little foolishness and a lot of curiosity.” – George Bernard Shaw

70. “Love’s gift cannot be given, it waits to be accepted.” – Rabindranath Tagore

Short Quotes About Love For Him And Her

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71. “Genuine love involves not only passion, but also commitment and wisdom.” – Unknown

72. “When love is at its best, one loves so much that he cannot forget.” – Helen Hunt Jackson

73. “It is the time you have wasted for your rose that makes your rose so important.” – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

74. “Love is a trap. When it appears, we see only its light, not its shadows.” – Paulo Coehlo

75. “Love is an energy which exists of itself. It is its own value.” – Thornton Wilder

76. “Loving you is both my biggest weakness and greatest strength.” – Unknown

77. “You’re like the love of my dreams but better. You’re real.” – Unknown

78. “You’re kinda, sorta, basically, pretty much always on my mind.” – Unknown

79. “Your hand is the only one I ever need to hold.” – Unknown

80. “You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.” – Dr. Seuss

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81. “When we love, we see the infinite in the finite. We find the Creator in the creation.” – Eliphas Levi

82. “I look at you and see the rest of my life in front of my eyes.” – Unknown

83. “When we are in love we seem to ourselves quite different from what we were before.” – Blaise Pascal

84. “I am like a flower, which cannot live without the sun: I also cannot live without your love.” – Unknown

85. “To love is to return to a home we never left, to remember who we are.” – Sam Keen

86. “The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved; loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.” – Victor Hugo

87. “Tell me who you love and I’ll tell you who you are.” – Creole Proverb

88. “And remember, as it was written, to love another person is to see the face of God.” – Les Miserables

89. “I will share all your sadness to make you cheerful, and all your joy to make you happy. We have one love for two.” – Unknown

90. “Love is the great solvent of all difficulties, all problems, all misunderstandings.” – White Eagle

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91. “The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard but must be felt with the heart.” – Helen Keller

92. “And in the end, the love you take is equal to the love you make.” – Paul McCartney

93. “Love and magic have a great deal in common. They enrich the soul, delight the heart. And they both take practice.” – Nora Roberts

94. “When love is not madness, it is not love.” – Pedro Calderon de la Barca

95. “I love it that you make me feel like we are the only two people in the world. Perhaps that is because you truly are my world.” – Unknown

96. “Love in its essence is spiritual fire.” – Seneca

97. “ I’m not perfect but I love you. I promise to be your best friend and your partner in crime.” – Unknown

98. “Don’t brood. Get on with living and loving. You don’t have forever.” – Leo Buscaglia

99. “Love is so short, forgetting is so long.” – Pablo Neruda

100. “There is no need to say anything. Look into my eyes and you will see my soul and it will show you my love for you.” – Unknown

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101. “To love is nothing. To be loved is something. But to love and be loved, that’s everything.” – T. Tolis

102. “I have only one weakness and one strength: It’s my love for you.” – Jeremy Taylor

103. “In order to be happy oneself it is necessary to make at least one other person happy.” – Theodor Reik

104. “I swear I couldn’t love you more than I do right now, and yet I know I will tomorrow.” – Leo Christopher

105. “You don’t love someone because they’re perfect, you love them in spite of the fact that they’re not.” – Jodi Picoult

Love And Relationship Quotes

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106. “I would rather spend one lifetime with you than face all the ages of this world alone.” – Lord of The Rings

107. “It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

108. “At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.” – Plato

109. “Pleasure of love lasts but a moment. Pain of love lasts a lifetime.” – Bette Davis

110. “Love is like war: easy to begin but very hard to stop.” – H. L. Mencken

111. “We are shaped and fashioned by those we love.” – Geothe

112. “Love is the only reality and it is not a mere sentiment. It is the ultimate truth that lies at the heart of creation.” – Rabindranath Tagore

113. “One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life: That word is love.” – Sophocles

114. “I wish I could turn back the clock. I’d find you sooner and love you longer.” – Unknown

115. “The greatest thing you’ll ever learn is to love and be loved in return.” – Natalie Cole

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116. “The only thing we never get enough of is love; and the only thing we never give enough of is love.” – Henry Miller

117. “All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.” – Charles Schulz

118. “There is a madness in loving you, a lack of reason that makes it feel so flawless.” – Leo Christopher

119. “All of me loves all of you.” – John Legend

120. “I am going to need an oxygen tank if you keep taking my breath away.” – Unknown

121. “I will never stop asking you to marry me, so that you always know that I love you as much as the day I first asked.” – Unknown

122. “Thank you for taking care of me, for inspiring me, for believing in me, for encouraging me and, above all, for loving me.” – Unknown

123. “There is no remedy for love but to love more.” – Henry David Thoreau

124. “Do you love me because I am beautiful, or am I beautiful because you love me?” – Oscar Hammerstein II

125. “To fall in love is awfully simple, but to fall out of love is simply awful.” – Bess Myerson

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126. “All love is sweet – given or returned.” – Percy Bysshe Shelley

127. “Thinking of you is easy – I do it every day. Missing you is the heartache that never goes away.” – Unknown

128. “Grow old along with me; the best is yet to be.” – Robert Browning

129. “Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.” – Euripides

130. “Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.” – Rumi

131. “The art of love is largely the art of persistence.” – Albert Ellis

132. “I don’t need paradise because I found you; I don’t need dreams because you’ve already come true.” – Unknown

133. “My whole life I was a puzzle piece waiting to find its other half. Thank you for being my other half and completing me.” – Unknown

134. “When I look into your eyes, I see the soul that was made especially for me.” – Unknown

135. “My favorite place to be is together with you. Wherever you are is where I want to be.” – Unknown

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136. “For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.” – Judy Garland

137. “The only reward for love is the experience of loving.” – John le Carré

138. “You are my breath, my love, my very life.” – Unknown

139. “May you live as long as you wish and love as long as you live.” – Robert A. Heinlein

140. “The best proof of love is trust.” – Joyce Brothers

Simple Short Quotes About Love

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141. “It is impossible to love and to be wise.” – Francis Bacon

142. “The fate of love is that it always seems too little or too much.” – Amelia Barr

143. “If you have only one smile in you, give it to the people you love.” – Maya Angelou

144. “A flower doesn’t love you or hate you; it just exists.” – Mike White

145. “I will never stop trying. Because when you find the one, you never give up.” – Crazy Stupid Love

146. “I never want to stop making memories with you.” – Pierre Jeanty

147. “And in her smile I see something more beautiful than the stars.” – Beth Revis (Across the Universe)

148. “I knew the second I met you that there was something about you I needed. Turns out it wasn’t something about you at all. It was just you.” – Jamie McGuire

149. “All that you are is all that I’ll ever need.” – Ed Sheeran (Tenerife Sea)

150. “Life is the flower for which love is the honey.” – Victor Hugo

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151. “I love that you are the last person I want to talk to before I go to sleep at night.” – Nora Ephron (When Harry Met Sally)

152. “I want all of you, forever, you and me, every day.” – Nicholas Sparks (The Notebook)

153. “Death cannot stop true love. All it can do is delay it for a while.” – William Goldman (The Princess Bride)

154. “What do you want? You want the moon? Just say the word and I’ll throw a lasso around it and pull it down. Hey. That’s a pretty good idea. I’ll give you the moon.” – George Bailey (It’s A Wonderful Life)

155. “I knew it the very first time I touched her. It was like coming home.” – Nora Ephron (Sleepless in Seattle)

156. “It would be a privilege to have my heart broken by you.” – John Green (The Fault In Our Stars)

157. “It seems right now that all I’ve ever done in my life is making my way here to you.” – Graeme Simsion (The Bridges of Madison County)

158. “I love you as one loves certain dark things, secretly, between the shadow and the soul.” – Pablo Neruda

159. “Take love, multiply it by infinity and take it to the depths of forever, and you still have only a glimpse of how I feel for you.” – Meet Joe Black

160. “Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.” – Mother Teresa

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161. “He stepped down, trying not to look long at her, as if she were the sun, yet he saw her, like the sun, even without looking.” – Leo Tolstoy

162. “Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.” – Emily Bronte

163. “Each time you happen to me all over again.” – Edith Wharton

164. “Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” – Lao Tzu

165. “You don’t love someone for their looks, or their clothes, or for their fancy car, but because they sing a song only you can hear.” – Oscar Wilde

166. “To be fully seen by somebody, then, and be loved anyhow – this is a human offering that can border on miraculous.” – Elizabeth Gilbert

167. “Only once in your life, I truly believe, you find someone who can completely turn your world around.” – Bob Marley

168. “I think I’d miss you even if we’d never met.” – Dana Fox (The Wedding Date)

169. “I want to do with you what spring does with the cherry trees.” – Pablo Neruda

170. “Maybe… you’ll fall in love with me all over again.” – Unknown

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171. “Hell, I said, ‘I love you enough now. What do you want to do? Ruin me?’ ‘Yes. I want to ruin you.’ ‘Good,’ I said, ‘That’s what I want too.’” – Ernest Hemingway

172. “If you remember me, then I don’t care if everyone else forgets.” – Haruki Murakami

173. “The best thing to hold onto in life is each other.” – Audrey Hepburn

174. “So, I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you.” – Paulo Coehlo

175. “I love her, and that’s the beginning and end of everything.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald

Short Quotes On Love

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176. “You may not be her first, her last, or her only. She loved before she may love again. But if she loves you now, what else matters?” – Bob Marley

177. “I hope you don’t mind that I put down in words, how wonderful life is while you’re in the world.” – Elton John (Your Song)

178. “I love you and I like you.” – Leslie Knope

179. “When I’m with her, I feel happy to be alive, like I can do anything.” – Boy Meets World

180. “It’s like, it’s not even real to me. It’s like, my life, isn’t even real to me, unless you’re there, and you’re in it, and I’m sharing it with you.” – Gilmore Girls

181. “I love you. I knew it the minute I met you. I’m sorry it took so long for me to catch up. I just got stuck.” – Matthew Quick (The Silver Linings Playbook)

182. “It’s like in that moment the whole universe existed just to bring us together.” – Mark Klein (Serendipity)

183. “I’ve come here with no expectations, only to profess, now that I am at liberty to do so, that my heart is, and always will be, yours.” – Jane Austen

184. “Love is a friendship set to music.” – Joseph Campbell

185. “You are the last thought in my mind before I drift off to sleep and the first thought when I wake up each morning.” – Unknown

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186. “Chemistry is you touching my arm and setting fire to my mind.” – Nayyirah Waheed

187. “I like you very much. Just as you are.” – Helen Fielding (Bridget Jones’ Diary)

188. “We loved with a love that was more than love.” – Edgar Allen Poe

189. “A soul mate is not found. A soul mate is recognized.” – Vironika Tugaleva

190. “If you were in an accident, I wouldn’t stop for red lights.” – The West Wing

191. “From the moment I saw her, I knew this one was worth the  broken heart.” – Atticus

192. “Love is the outreach of self toward completion.” – Ralph W. Sockman

193. “I am in you and you in me, mutual in divine love.” – William Blake

194. “Love is the flower you’ve got to let grow.” – John Lennon

195. “Love begins by taking care of the closest ones – the ones at home.” – Mother Teresa

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196. “The course of true love never did run smooth.” – William Shakespeare

197. “Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.” – Khalil Gibran

198. “No matter how dark the moment, love and hope are always possible.” – George Chakiris

199. “Love is the beauty of the soul.” – Saint Augustine

200. “True love is selfless. It is prepared to sacrifice.” – Sadhu Vaswani

201. “Love planted a rose, and the world turned sweet.” – Katharine Lee Bates

202. “I love you more than my own skin.” – Frida Kahlo

203. “Love is flower-like; friendship is like a sheltering tree.” – Samuel Taylor Coleridge

204. “Love does not claim possession but gives freedom.” – Rabindranath Tagore

205. “I have found that if you love life, life will love you back.” – Arthur Rubinstein

Deep Short Quotes About Love

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206. “When love is at its best, one loves so much that he cannot forget.” – Helen Hunt Jackson

207. “Eternity is in love with the productions of time.” – William Blake

208. “If thou must love me, let it be for naught except for love’s sake only.” – Elizabeth Barrett Browning

209. “People confuse ego, lust, insecurity with true love.” – Simon Cowell

210. “I love you – I am at rest with you – I have come home.” – Dorothy L. Sayers

211. “Love is like a virus. It can happen to anybody at any time.” – Maya Angelou

212. “A lot of good love can happen in ten years.” – Jim Carrey

213. “Love is not to be purchased, and affection has no price.” – St. Jerome

214. “If I love you, I show you I love you every day. Little things, big things.” – Dwayne Johnson

215. “ A hundred hearts would be too few to carry all my love for you.” – Unknown

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216. “The body of a beautiful woman is not made for love; it is too exquisite.” – Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec

217. “To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.” – Oscar Wilde

218. “I love you all too much; it’s just one of my problems.” – Herve Villechaize

219. “My love for you is a journey. Starting at forever, and ending at never.” – Unknown

220. “I love you – those three words have my life in them.” – Unknown

221. “I love your feet because they have wandered over the earth and through the wind and water until they brought you to me.” – Pablo Neruda, Your Feet

222. “Some people are worth melting for.” – Olaf, Frozen

223. “It is a treasure that is outshined by what it means… eternal romance.” – Theresa Ann Moore

224. “Yours is the light by which my spirit’s born: Yours is the darkness of my soul’s return – you are my sun, my moon, and all my stars.” – E.E. Cummings

225. “Hold my hand and we are halfway there; hold my hand and I’ll take you there.” – Stephen Sondheim (West Side Story)

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226. “Love is of all passions the strongest, for it attacks simultaneously the head, the heart and the senses.” – Lao Tzu

227. “If the sun refused to shine, I would still be loving you. When mountains crumble to the sea, there will still be you and me.” – Led Zeppelin (Thank You)

228. “Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.” – Aristotle

229. “I love you right up to the moon – and back.” – Sam McBratney (Guess How Much I Love You)

230. “The ring of fire still burns around you and I, keeping our love hotter than a pepper sprout.” – Johnny Cash

Charming Short Love Quotes

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231. “Love is of all passions the strongest, for it attacks simultaneously the head, the heart and the senses.” – Lao Tzu

232. “I know by experience that the poets are right: love is eternal.” – E.M. Forster

233. “Love must be as much a light as it is a flame.” – Henry David Thoreau

234. “And think not that you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.” – Khalil Gibran (The Prophet)

235. “Sweet wonderful you. You make me happy with the things you do. Oh can it be so. This feeling follows me where I go.” – Fleetwood Mac (You Make Loving Fun)

236. “I wish I’d done everything on earth with you.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald

237. “Love is keeping the promise anyway.” – John Green

238. “More than kisses, letters mingle souls.” – John Donne

239. “It’s delightful when your imaginations come true, isn’t it?” – L. M. Montgomery

240. “To be fond of dancing was a certain step towards falling in love.” – Jane Austen

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241. “The best love is the kind that awakens the soul and makes us reach for more, that plants a fire in our hearts and brings peace to our minds.” – Nicholas Sparks (The Notebook)

242. “Where your treasure is, there will be your heart also.” – J.R.R. Tolkien (Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows)

243. “Love has nothing to do with what you are expecting to get, only with what you are expecting to give – which is everything.” – Katharine Hepburn

244. “Deep in my soul I know that I’m your destiny.” – Raven-Symoné

245. “Two hearts can enlighten the whole world.” – Sir Kristian Goldmund Aumann

246. “Hear my soul speak. Of the very instant that I saw you, did my heart fly at your service.” – William Shakespeare

247. “I like to believe that love is a reciprocal thing, that it can’t really be felt, truly, by one.” – Sean Penn

248. “You meet thousands of people and none of them really touch you. And then you meet one person, and your life is changed. Forever.” – Jamie

249. “I love how she makes me feel, like anything is possible, or like life is worth it.” – 500 Days of Summer

250. “We should love, not fall in love, because everything that falls gets broken.” – Taylor Swift

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251. “Love love and cherish life. Also, just eat the cake.” – Aaron Paul

252. “True love is knowing a person’s faults, and loving them even more for them.” – Unknown

253. “I know no ways to mince it in love, but directly to say ‘I love you.’” – William Shakespeare

254. “No matter what challenges might carry us apart, we will always find a way back to each other.” – The Vow

255. “To be brave is to love unconditionally without expecting anything in return.” – Madonna

Short And Sweet Love Quotes

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256. “When all my dreams come true, the one I want next to me, it’s you.” – One Tree Hill

257. “True love stories never have endings.” – Richard Bach

258. “Most of all, I’m scared of walking out of this room and never feeling the rest of my life the way I feel when I’m with you.” – Eleanor Bergstein (Dirty Dancing)

259. “Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by the imagination.” – Voltaire

260. “I promise you to lay my heart in the palm of your hands. I promise you me.” – Meredith Grey

261. “Your heart is free, have the courage to follow it.” – Malcolm Wallace

262. “To live without loving is to not really live.” – Molière

263. “Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs.” – William Shakespeare

264. “Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive.” – Dalai Lama

265. “Love doesn’t make the world go ’round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.” – Franklin P. Jones

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266. “Lord, grant that I might not so much seek to be loved as to love.” – Francis of Assisi

267. “Man must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

268. “We love life, not because we are used to living but because we are used to loving.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

269. “Love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.” – Antoine de Saint-Exupery

270. “Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.” – Robert Frost

271. “True love is like ghosts, which everyone talks about and few have seen.” – Francois de La Rochefoucauld

272. “A gentle heart is tied with an easy thread.” – George Herbert

273. “If you can learn to love yourself and all the flaws, you can love other people so much better. And that makes you so happy.” – Kristin Chenoweth

274. “Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead.” – Oscar Wilde

275. “Love is stronger than death.” – Robert Fulghum

276. “To good and true love fear is forever affixed.” – Francois Rabelais

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