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A list of the best love quotes and sayings about love, including the names of each speaker or author. This list is arranged by the most famous love quotes or those best known as top quotes relevant to love. The famous lines about love are ranked by popularity with information regarding where the famous love quote was originally heard, performed or written. The authors of these historic love quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other great quotes from that same writer.

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This list includes notable love quotes by various authors, writers, playwrights, speakers, politicians, athletes, poets, and more. Vote on your favorites so that the greatest love quotes rise to the top, as the order of the list changes dynamically based on votes. Don't let your favorite love sayings get to the bottom of the list. (200 items)
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    Who is wise in love, love most, say least. Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson

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    There is only one happiness in life -- to love and to be loved. George Sand

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    Immature love says: I love you because I need you. Mature love says: I need you because I love you. Erich Fromm

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    I have learned not to worry about love; but to honor its coming with all my heart. Alice Walker

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    To love and be loved is the great happiness of existence. Sydney Smith

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

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    He that plants trees loves others besides himself.

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    Listen close and you can hear, “Please, bless us and forgive us, and make us good here and strong here. Let us get along here. Let those we love and left behind be blessed. Let us find the proper path and keep to it. Help us act harmoniously, and find work pleasing in the sight of god and man.” Janet Morris, Chris Morris

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    But love is blind, and lovers cannot see What petty follies they themselves commit William Shakespeare

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    Janet Morris, Chris Morris

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    "Now come the whispers bearing bouquets of moonbeams and sunlight tremblings." Aberjhani

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    "You're not one to take lightly, to love of for an evening and leave of a dawn." Janet Morris, Chris Morris

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    "Shed your mortal skin and let me take you beneath the waves." Janet Morris, Chris Morris

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    Janet Morris

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    The value of love will always be stronger than the value of hate.. Any nation or group of nations which employs hatred eventually is torn to pieces by hatred... Franklin D. Roosevelt

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    There is no remedy for love than to love more. Henry David Thoreau

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    Love is what you've been through with somebody. James Thurber

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    If love is the answer, could you please rephrase the question? Lily Tomlin

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    One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life; that word is love. Sophocles

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    We who were loved will never unlive that crippling fever. Adrienne Rich

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    Love is the emblem of eternity; it confounds all notion of time; effaces all memory of a beginning, all fear of an end. Anne Louise Germaine de Staël

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    Everything comes to us from others. To Be is to belong to someone. Jean-Paul Sartre

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    When love begins to sicken and decay it uses an enforced ceremony. William Shakespeare

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    Those whom true love has held, it will go on holding. Seneca the Younger

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    Who travels for love finds a thousand miles not longer than one.

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    It is here, my daughters, that love is to be found -- not hidden away in corners but in the midst of occasions of sin. And believe me, although we may more often fail and commit small lapses, our gain will be incomparably the greater. Teresa of Ávila

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    "There must be love, and understanding, to betray. Most men haven't the wit or the honor for betrayal: not to know it when they see it; not the stomach to apprehend it as they do it. Most men, blind and dumb in their self-centeredness, don't betray: they merely disappoint." Janet Morris

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    Tempus wanders eternally, bringing death to whomever loves him and being spurned by whomsoever he shall love. Janet Morris

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    Go carefully, child of maat, where no mercy can be had, and let your faith lead you on." Janet Morris, Chris Morris

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    It is difficult to know at what moment love begins; it is less difficult to know that it has begun. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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    What is love? It is the morning and the evening star. Sinclair Lewis

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    "But she has found real love, and love can heal and save." Janet Morris, Chris Morris

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    "Men are fools who forget what really matters while time goes by. " Janet Morris

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    All love is sweet, Given or returned. Common as light is love, And its familiar voice wearies not ever. They who inspire is most are fortunate, As I am now: but those who feel it most Are happier still. Percy Bysshe Shelley

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    Love sought is good, but given unsought is better. William Shakespeare

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    Some nights, valor and cold purpose aren't enough. Janet Morris, Chris Morris

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    Love gives itself; it is not bought. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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    Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your gold and good health have vanished. Og Mandino

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

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    The lover knows much more about absolute good and universal beauty than any logician or theologian, unless the latter, too, be lovers in disguise. George Santayana

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    Do all things with love. Og Mandino

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    If only one could tell true love from false love as one can tell mushrooms from toadstools. Katherine Mansfield

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    It is the privilege of those who fear love to murder those who do not fear it! May Sarton

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    I have found the paradox that if I love until it hurts, then there is no hurt, but only more love. Mother Teresa

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

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    Life and love are life and love, a bunch of violets is a bunch of violets, and to drag in the idea of a point is to ruin everything. Live and let live, love and let love, flower and fade, and follow the natural curve, which flows on, pointless. D. H. Lawrence

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    Love is a promise, love is a souvenir, once given never forgotten, never let it disappear. John Lennon

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    Love shall be our token; love be yours and love be mine. Christina Rossetti

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