Valentine's Day Quotes

Celebrate the Festival of Love With Valentine's Day Quotes

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Why do we appoint a day for celebrating love? Lovers don't need a date to express love. They should do it on every occasion. But unfortunately, love is a time-consuming activity. Life and its innumerable worries take us far away from love. Hence it becomes necessary for people to be reminded about love. On Valentine Day, let work take a backseat. It is time to love. Here are Valentine Day quotes to encourage you to rediscover love.

  • Leo Buscaglia
    Find the person who will love you because of your differences and not in spite of them and you have found a lover for life.
  • James Joyce
    I asked him with my eyes to ask again yes and then he asked me would I yes to say yes my mountain flower and first I put my arms around him yes and drew him down to me so he could feel my breasts all perfume yes and his heart was going like mad and yes I said yes I will Yes.
  • Henry Ward Beecher
    I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love.
  • Herman Hesse
    If I know what love is, it is because of you.
  • Saint-Exupery
    Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward together in the same direction.
  • William Shakespeare
    Love comforteth like sunshine after rain.
  • Virgil
    Love conquers all things.
  • Dr. Karl Menninger
    Love cures people -- both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.
  • Kahlil Gibran
    Love has no other desire but to fulfill itself. To melt and be like a running brook that sings its melody to the night. To wake at dawn with a winged heart and give thanks for another day of loving.
  • John Lennon
    Love is the flower you've got to let grow.
  • Pablo Picasso
    Love is the greatest refreshment in life.
  • Marguerite De Valois
    Love works in miracles every day: such as weakening the strong, and stretching the weak; making fools of the wise, and wise men of fools; favoring the passions, destroying reason, and in a word, turning everything topsy-turvy.
  • Shakespeare
    My bounty is as boundless as the sea,
    My love as deep; the more I give to thee
    The more I have, for both are infinite.
  • Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    Sympathy constitutes friendship; but in love there is a sort of antipathy, or opposing passion. Each strives to be the other, and both together make up one whole.
  • Nikki Giovanni
    The more you love someone the more he wants from you and the less you have to give since you've already given him your love.
  • Thoreau
    There is no remedy for love but to love more.
  • William Shakespeare
    They do not love that do not show their love.
  • Les Miserables
    To love another person is to see the face of God.
  • Fyodor Dostoyevsky
    To love someone means to see him as God intended him.
  • La Rochefoucauld
    True love is like ghosts, which everybody talks about and few have seen.
  • Mother Teresa
    We can cure physical diseases with medicine, but the only cure for loneliness, despair, and hopelessness is love. There are many in the world who are dying for a piece of bread, but there are many more dying for a little love.
  • Aristotle
    Wicked men obey from fear; good men, from love.
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