We can hardly express love in words, but the most interesting quotes about love and love will help us to express ourselves better. In many of them we will recognize ourselves as we loved in life!

Love can be defined in thousands of words and we still cannot comprehend it in all its meanings. When you want to talk about love, use some of the most beautiful love quotes from famous authors, books, and popular wisdom.

Quotes about love collected from famous authors

Where love is great, and the slightest doubt turns into fear. – William Shakespeare

You have to love anyone, anything, anyway, just love. – Alexandre Dumas

Love is given only by itself and only by itself. Love does not rule and does not want to be ruled because love is enough for love. – Khalil Gibran
Love is the radiance that transforms the dust of everyday life into a golden fog. – Elinor Glyn
Only love can be shared indefinitely, so that in the meantime it does not end. – Anne Morrow Lindbergh
Great love is only a great dream. – Jean Rostand
Maybe for the world you are just one person, but for a certain person you are the whole world. – Gabriel Jose Garcia Marquez
I don’t love you for who you are, but for what I am when I’m with you. – Gabriel Jose Garcia Marquez
Every day is night until I see you, and the nights shine like the days when I dreamed of you. – William Shakespeare
Love and death, the only two elements through which man reaches infinity. – Alexandre Dumas son
of Love is not a fire that we close in our souls; everything betrays us, the voice, the silence, the look; and well-covered flames erupt more strongly. – Jean Racine
Love is a force. It is not a result; is a cause. – Anne Morrow Lindbergh
To love madly everything that shines on this earth, because another life is unknown to us. – Euripides
Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life. – Leo Buscaglia
You love because you love. There is no reason to love. – Antoine de Saint-Exupery
It is not difficult to fall in love, it is difficult to declare your love. – Alfred de Musset
Love is the mystery between two people, not the resemblance between them. – John Fowles
I once held love in my palm. Here are the lines. – John Wieners
Love is a hidden fire, a pleasant disease, a good poison to taste, a sweet bitterness, a delightful torment, a tumult full of joy, a wild and sweet wound, a gentle death. – Francisco de Rojas Zorrilla
Love is the kind of tree whose fruit does not grow on branches, but on the root. – Bruce Boyd
Love, joy and peace cannot flourish until you have freed yourself from the dominion of the mind. – Eckhart Tolle
Love heals people – those who give it, but also those who receive it. – Karl Augustus Menninger
Happiness is born of love, and love is born of the heart of man. – Don Miguel Ruiz
Love is the most powerful force in the universe. – Jean-Baptiste Poquelin (Moliere)
First of all, love is obedience in silence. To love means to contemplate […] The time will come when you will ask for nothing more. Neither the lips, nor the smile, nor the loving arm, nor the breath of his presence. It will be enough for her to exist. – Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Love is a promise, love is a souvenir, once never forgotten, never let go. – John Winston Ono Lennon
In vain we flee from what is dear to us, its image, faster than the sea and the winds, follows us to the end of the world; and wherever we go, we carry with us what helps us to live. – Jean Jacques Rousseau
True love begins where you expect nothing in return. – Antoine de Saint-Exupery
You don’t deserve to cry for anyone, and those who do deserve it will not make you cry. – Gabriel Jose Garcia Marquez
Love is the free and wide horizon, where the soul can spread its wings. – Charles Wagner
Love makes people feel equal. – Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky
What is love
We were all born to love. This is the principle of our existence and its only end. – Benjamin Disraeli
Just because someone doesn’t love you the way you want to, doesn’t mean they don’t love you with all their being. – Gabriel Jose Garcia Marquez
The need to get out of yourself. – Charles Baudelaire
A little love is like a little wine… too much and from one and the other, I make man sick .. – John Ernst Steinbeck
To be loved by someone gives you strength, and to love someone gives you courage. – Lao Tzu
We only truly love when we love for no reason. – Anatole France
Love works differently in different minds, it enlightens the madman and blinds the wise. – John Dryden
True love is a burning fire that carries its flame into the other feelings and enlivens them with new vigor. – Jean Jacques Rousseau
Love is like fever; we cannot control them, nor can we limit their duration or intensity. – Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Everything I can understand, I understand only because I love you. – Lev Nicolaevici Tolstoy
The mind has a thousand eyes, and the heart only one; and yet the light of life dies when love disappears. – Francis William Bourdillon
Love is like wine. It’s good when you taste it, but after drinking a whole bottle you have a headache. – Julio Iglesias
Love knows no laws. – Boethius
The arms of love embrace you with all your present, with your past and future. – Antoine de Saint-Exupery
True love is a language that the deaf can hear and the blind can see. – Gabriel Jose Garcia Marquez
To learn to read what silent love writes to you, and to hear with your eyes, these can only be done by the tender sense of love. – William Shakespeare
When you love strongly, you always find something new in the person you love. – Blaise Pascal
To love means something, the rest is nothing. – Alfred de Musset
The course of true love has never been smooth. – William Shakespeare
God may want you to know many wrong people before you know the right person, so that when you finally get to know him, you will know how to be grateful. – Gabriel Jose Garcia Marquez
There is no more or less in love. Energy is based on love, but you cannot command love. – Lev Nicolaevici Tolstoy
It was not the nails that crucified Christ, but Love! – Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky
The power that those we love have over us is always greater than we have. – Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Love is the mist that forms with the steam of sighs. – William Shakespeare
Love and meditation are two wings on the same shoulders. They balance each other. Only when you cultivate both can you grow, you can become fulfilled. – Osho
The beginnings of a shared love are all that a more charming man can imagine in this world. – Andre Maurois
True love always makes you better, no matter who inspires you. – Alexandre Dumas son
Love is like swallows, bringing good luck to the house where they live. – Emile Zola
The one who never loved, means that he never lived. – John Gay

Love in wise proverbs and sayings

A man in love is smarter than a hundred lawyers. Spanish Proverb
In love, the first lesson is to never forget. French proverb
Love makes a man blind and deaf. Sudanese Proverb
Two things cannot be hidden: love and drunkenness. Greek Proverb
Silence is the pure flower of love. German proverb
Love made heroes, but especially fools. Scandinavian proverb
Love made the world.
A love without truth is like a river without shores. Indian proverb
You can’t succeed in love if it’s hard for you to open your soul. Indian Proverb
In his love for a rose, the gardener becomes the slave of thousands of thorns. Turkish proverb
Love fools the old and makes the wise wise. Italian Proverb
The more words there are in love, the more submissive she becomes. French proverb
Jealousy is the soul of love. Japanese proverb
Love is dew that moistens the nettle and the bat in the same way. Scandinavian proverb
The woman loves with her heart, the man with her head. German proverb
Love is like two hearts burning together and turning into one. Chinese proverb
Love to show not only by words, but more by deeds. Romanian proverb
Loves like trees: they bloom as long as they have roots. Portuguese proverb
Love is like a hanging plant that dries and dies if it has nothing to hug. Indian proverb
Love, trouble and money cannot be secret. She soon betrays herself. Spanish proverb
Of course there is love at first sight, but it is always good to take a second look.
Love doesn’t care about gossip. Proverb from Ghana
The quarrel over love is the beginning of love. German proverb
If love is not madness, it is not love. Spanish proverb
Love is like fog: there is no height to cover. Hungarian proverb
Love and fear do not eat from the same plate. Portuguese Proverb
When poverty enters the door, love flies through the window. English proverb