Humanities › Literature The Most Famous Love Quotes That You Have Ever Heard Let the Love Gurus Speak Share Flipboard Email Print Literature Quotations Love Quotes Funny Quotes Great Lines from Movies and Television Quotations For Holidays Best Sellers Classic Literature Plays & Drama Poetry Shakespeare Short Stories Children's Books By Simran Khurana Education Expert M.B.A, Human Resource Development and Management, Narsee Monjee Institution of Management Studies B.S., University of Mumbai, Commerce, Accounting, and Finance Simran Khurana is the Editor-in-Chief for ReachIvy, and a teacher and freelance writer and editor, who uses quotations in her pedagogy. our editorial process Simran Khurana Updated February 01, 2019 Love is a complicated game. You either know how to play it, or you learn by experience. The sad part is that you often end up hurt or rejected because of wrong moves. How to Woo Your Date When you date someone, you work hard to impress your date. You dress well, work on your social etiquette, and put your best foot forward on your first date. After all, you don't want to cut a sorry figure. When You Are in a Serious Relationship Things change as soon as the relationship moves to the next level. When you are engaged or married to the person you love, you no longer work that hard to impress your sweetheart. Now, the focus is on making the relationship work. Sometimes, couples end up quarreling when each partner feels that the other does not put enough effort into the relationship. When romance dies out and relationships become more operational, that's when trouble starts brewing. What Great People Have Said About Love Famous authors have written extensively about the delicate nature of love. They have expressed themselves in love poems, romantic novels, and other forms of writing. Noted authors have talked about the enduring nature of love, despite it being fragile. Love can create and destroy life. Love can give a lot, but it can also take all that you have. We have a collection of the most famous love quotes of all times. You will gain a lot from these insightful quotes. These quotes may change your outlook on love, relationships, and life. Read these quotes and share them with your dear ones. Let love pervade your life and make it more meaningful. These quotes will show you how. 01 of 20 Gaby Dunn Zave Smith/Getty Images And now we’re apart and you’re just some stranger who knows all my secrets and all my family members and all my quirks and flaws and it doesn’t make sense. 02 of 20 Sarah Dessen, The Truth About Forever There is never a time or place for true love. It happens accidentally, in a heartbeat, in a single flashing, throbbing moment. 03 of 20 Mark Twain Love is the irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired. 04 of 20 Ralph Waldo Emerson Thou art to me a delicious torment. 05 of 20 Mother Teresa If you judge people, you have no time to love them. 06 of 20 Robert A. Heinlein, Stranger in a Strange Land Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own. 07 of 20 Orson Welles We’re born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we’re not alone. 08 of 20 Clarice Lispector Love is now, is always. All that is missing is the coup de grace -- which is called passion. 09 of 20 Aristotle Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies. 10 of 20 Helen Keller The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard but must be felt with the heart. 11 of 20 Roy Croft I love you, not only for what you are but for what I am when I am with you. 12 of 20 Nicholas Sparks, A Walk to Remember Love is like the wind, you can't see it but you can feel it. 13 of 20 George Eliot I like not only to be loved but also to be told I am loved. 14 of 20 Ingrid Bergmen A kiss is a lovely trick, designed by nature, to stop words when speech becomes superfluous. 15 of 20 Rabrindranath Tagore He who wants to do good knocks at the gate: he who loves finds the door open. 16 of 20 Sir Winston Churchill Where does the family start? It starts with a young man falling in love with a girl - no superior alternative has yet been found. 17 of 20 Anais Nin Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don't know how to replenish its source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of witherings, of tarnishings. 18 of 20 Rainer Maria Rilke 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. 19 of 20 Henry Miller The only thing we never get enough of is love, and the only thing we never give enough of is love. 20 of 20 Kahlil Gibran It is wrong to think that love comes from long companionship and persevering courtship. Love is the offspring of spiritual affinity and unless that affinity is created in a moment, it will not be created for years or even generations.