Love Quotes and Sayings for Valentine
"When you love someone, all your saved-up wishes start coming out."
~ Elizabeth Bowen
"If it is your time, love will track you down like a cruise missile."
~ Lynda Barry
"Oh, if it be to choose and call thee mine, love, thou art every day my Valentine!"
~ Thomas Hood
"Love is like swallowing hot chocolate before it has cooled off. It takes you by surprise at first, but keeps you warm for a long time."
"In melody divine, My heart it beats to rapturous love, I long to call you mine."
"True love begins when nothing is looked for in return."
~ Antoine De Saint-Exupery
"Love is the emblem of eternity: it confounds all notion of time: effaces all memory of a beginning, all fear of an end."
~ Germaine De Stael
"Love is blind but after experiencing it for a long time you should become familiar with some particular spots."
"There is only one happiness in life: to love and be loved."
~ George Sand
"Love is not a matter of counting the years...
But making the years count."
~ Michelle St. Amand
"Love doesn't make the world go round,
Love is what makes the ride worthwhile."
~ Elizabeth Bowen
"I don't understand why Cupid was chosen to represent Valentine's Day. When I think about romance, the last thing on my mind is a short, chubby toddler coming at me with a weapon."
"Love is the magician that pulls man out of his own hat."
~ Ben Hecht
"We loved with a love that was more than love."
~ Edgar Allan Poe
"Just because someone doesn't love you
in the way you want them to,
doesn't mean that they don't love you
with all they've got."
"I claim there ain't another Saint as great as Valentine."
~ Elizabeth Bowen
"Love is a beautiful red rose given for no apparent reason."
"Love, like a river, will cut a new path whenever it meets an obstacle."
~ Crystal Middlemas
"Love withers with predictability; its very essence is surprise and amazement. To make love a prisoner of the mundane is to take its passion and lose it forever."
~ Leo Buscaglia
"When love is not madness, it is not love."
~ Pedro Calderon de la Barca
"Love is the master key which opens the gates of happiness."
~ Oliver Wendell Holmes
"For you see, each day I love you more
Today more than yesterday and less than tomorrow."
~ Rosemonde Gerard
"Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs."
~ William Shakespear
"Love is a canvas furnished by Nature and embroidered by imagination."
"The hours I spend with you I look upon as sort of a perfumed garden, a dim twilight, and a fountain singing to it. You and you alone make me feel that I am alive. Other men it is said have seen angels, but I have seen thee and thou art enough."
~ George Moore
"What the heart gives away is never gone ...
It is kept in the hearts of others."
~ Robin St. John
"Love is like a river, never ending as it flows, but gets greater with time!"
"True love is eternal, infinite, and always like itself. It is equal and pure, without violent demonstrations: it is seen with white hairs and is always young in the heart."
~ Honore de Balzac
"Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice, but for those who love, time is eternity."
~ Henry Van Dyke
"Love is a hard rock between two people and can't be torn apart."
"I love thee to the depth and breadth and height my soul can reach."
~ Elizabeth Barrett Browning
"Love unlocks doors and opens windows that weren't even there before."
~ Mignon McLaughlin, The Second Neurotic's Notebook, 1966
"Love is happiness given back and forth."
"He whom love touches not walks in darkness."