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50+ Best Valentine’s Day Quotes About Love, Relationships & Adoration


Looking for Valentine’s Day quotes? Or famous quotes about love? Get your tissues out and your barf bag ready—we’ve got your love quotes right this way.

Time to get a bit sappy on ya.

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and we thought we’d share some of the best quotes about love with you in its honor. Plus, like Terry Crews’ character Sergeant Jeffords, we love love.


Get your Kleenex out and your barf bag ready.

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Here are the best Valentine’s Day quotes ever:

For the two of us, home isn’t a place. It is a person. And we are finally home.

Stephanie Perkins

Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.

Elinor Glyn

All I know is that every time I’ve been faced with a tough decision, there’s only one thing that outweighs every other concern. One thing that will make you give up on everything you thought you knew, every instinct, every rational calculation… Love.

Jim Halpert, The Office

It was love at first sight, at last sight, at ever and ever sight.

Vladimir Nabokov

You make me happier than I ever thought I could be. And if you let me, I will spend the rest of my life trying to make you feel the same way.

Chandler Bing, Friends

He’s more myself than I am. Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.

Emily Brontë

I have infinite tenderness for you, and I will my whole life.

Emma, Blue Is the Warmest Color

You might not have been my first love, but you were the love that made all other loves seem irrelevant.

Rupi Kaur

Rupi Kaur, the 2017 Goodreads Choice Award for Best Poetry winner for The Sun and Her Flowers, is always on point, whether Valentine’s Day quote or otherwise.

Happiness is holding someone in your arms and knowing you hold the whole world.

Orhan Pamuk

Don’t ever think I fell for you, or fell over you. I didn’t fall in love, I rose in it.

Toni Morrison

True love stories never have endings.

Richard Bach

It is a curious thought, but it is only when you see people looking ridiculous that you realize just how much you love them.

Agatha Christie

How accurate is that one, right?

The whole world is divided for me into two parts: one is she, and there is all happiness, hope, light; the other is where she is not, and there is dejection and darkness…

Leo Tolstoy

We’re all a little weird. And life is a little weird. And when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and fall into mutually satisfying weirdness—and call it love—true love.

Robert Fulghum

There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved.

George Sand

I love her, and that’s the beginning and end of everything.

F. Scott Fitzgerald

I will follow you to the ends of the world.

Khaled Hosseini

I came here tonight because when you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.

Harry Burns, When Harry Met Sally

You’re like a song that I heard when I was a little kid but forgot I knew until I heard it again.

Maggie Stiefvater

You are my heart, my life, my one and only thought.

Arthur Conan Doyle

Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.

Albert Einstein

You will never be able to escape from your heart. So it’s better to listen to what it has to say.

Paulo Coelho

Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.

Robert A. Heinlein

Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.

Maya Angelou

When I saw you I fell in love, and you smiled because you knew.

Arrigo Boito

… if it is true that there are as many minds as there are heads, then there are as many kinds of love as there are hearts.

Leo Tolstoy

She just smiled, said that she loved books more than anything, and started telling him excitedly what each of the ones in her lap was about. And Ove realised that he wanted to hear her talking about the things she loved for the rest of his life.

Fredrik Backman

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Choose your love. Love your choice.

Thomas S. Monson

Love does not consist of gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

We’re all a little weird, and life’s a little weird. And when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and fall in mutual weirdness and call it love.

Dr. Seuss

True love comes quietly, without banners or flashing lights. If you hear bells, get your ears checked.

Erich Segal

Morning without you is a dwindled dawn.

Emily Dickinson

You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.

Dr. Seuss

You don’t really expect such a serious Valentine’s Day quote from Dr. Seuss, right?

The greatest thing you’ll ever learn is just to love, and be loved in return.

Christian, Moulin Rouge

The course of true love never did run smooth.

William Shakespeare

The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved — loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.

Victor Hugo

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Lovers alone wear sunlight.

E.E. Cummings

A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.

Mignon McLaughlin

I’ve always loved you, and when you love someone, you love the whole person, just as he or she is, and not as you would like them to be.

Leo Tolstoy

She is a friend of my mind. She gather me, man. The pieces I am, she gather them and give them back to me in all the right order.

Toni Morrison

“After all this time?”


J.K. Rowling

I love being married. It’s so great to find one special person you want to annoy for the rest of your life.

Rita Rudner

I loved her against reason, against promise, against peace, against hope, against happiness, against all discouragement that could be.

Charles Dickens

The best thing to hold onto in life is each other.

Audrey Hepburn

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Then, one stupid person, no different from any other stupid person, wanders into your stupid life… you give them a piece of you. They don’t ask for it. They do something dumb one day like kiss you or smile at you, and then your life isn’t your own anymore.

Neil Gaiman

People should fall in love with their eyes closed.

Andy Warhol

Valentine’s Day is the poet’s holiday.

Ted Kooser

Every atom of your flesh is as dear to me as my own: in pain and sickness it would still be dear.

Charlotte Brontë

Being with you and not being with you is the only way I have to measure time.

Jorge Luis Borges

She wasn’t doing a thing that I could see, except standing there leaning on the balcony railing, holding the universe together.

J.D. Salinger

Love is a striking example of how little reality means to us.

Marcel Proust

There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness.

Friedrich Nietzsche

And now, because Google is sure not to rank our article without mentioning this guy once, here’s one of the gazillion Nicholas Sparks quotes about love:

So it’s not gonna be easy. It’s going to be really hard; we’re gonna have to work at this everyday, but I want to do that because I want you. I want all of you, forever, everyday. You and me… everyday.

Nicholas Sparks

Well, that’s it for our Valentine’s quotes about love! Got any questions, feedback, or other quotes about Valentine’s Day which deserve a spot on our list? Let us know in the comments below, and thanks for reading!

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