Love Quotes: The 20 Most Romantic Quotes of All Time



Looking for the perfect words to express that ineffable ache you feel for your boyfriend, girlfriend, co-worker or very special domestic animal? Don’t speak from your heart! Let the all-time masters of love quotes speak for you! Here are Heavy’s top 20 most romantic quotes:

1. The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart

Helen Keller, Love Quotes

—Helen Keller

2. 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 Quotes

—Germaine De Stael

3. A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous

Ingrid Bergman, love quotes


—Ingrid Bergman

4. You come to love not by finding the perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly

Sam Keen


—Sam Keen

5. I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you.

Paulo Coehlo, love quote


—Paulo Coelho

6. Love is a friendship set to music.

Joseph Campbell


—Joseph Campbell

7. Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we cannot live within.

James Baldwin


—James Baldwin

8. Once the realization is accepted that even between the closest human beings infinite distances continue, a wonderful living side by side can grow, if they succeed in loving the distance between them which makes it possible for each to see the other whole against the sky.

Rainer Maria Rilke, love quotes


—Rainer Maria Rilke

9. To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.

David Viscott, love quotes


—David Viscott

10. To find someone who will love you for no reason, and to shower that person with reasons, that is the ultimate happiness.

Robert Brault, love quotes

—Robert Brault

11. I love you, not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you.

Elizabeth Barret Browning


—Elizabeth Barrett Browning

12. The real lover is the man who can thrill you by kissing your forehead or smiling into your eyes or just staring into space.

Marilyn Monroe


—Marilyn Monroe

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

Dr. Seuss, love quotes


—Dr. Seuss

14. The madness of love is the greatest of heaven’s blessings.

Plato, love quotes



15. Love is a canvas furnished by Nature and embroidered by imagination.




16. ‘Tis Better to have loved and lost, than never to have loved at all.

William Tennyson


—Alfred Tennyson

17. Immature love says: ‘I love you because I need you.’ Mature love says: ‘I need you because I love you.’

Erich Fromm


—Erich Fromm

18. If I know what love is, it is because of you.

Herman Hesse


—Herman Hesse

19. 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.

Nora Ephron


—Nora Ephron

20. For where thou art, there is the world itself, and where though art not, desolation.

William Shakespeare


—William Shakespeare