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Welcome to our collection of short quotes on love. Ah... love... what more can one say? Well, reading below, a lot! (-:

You might also like our pages on Valentine's Day quotes or our huge collection of love quotes (not all of them are short like here.)

Wishing you and yours much love and laughter in your lives!

We are most alive when we're in love.

--John Updike

Love is the greatest healer to be found.

--Willie Nelson

We accept the love we think we deserve.

--Stephen Chbosky

Longer Version:

We accept the love we think we deserve.".


Love is the crowning grace of humanity.

--Petrarch

Love hard when there is love to be had.

--Bob Marley

Longer Version:

Love hard when there is love to be had. Because perfect guys don't exist, but there's always one guy that is perfect for you.


Love me little, love me long.

--Christopher Marlowe

Love makes the world go round!

--D. Pariz

Love! Just love!

--D. Pariz

Love is a king who reigns without laws.

--Spanish Proverb

O what a heaven is love! O what a hell!

--Thomas Dekker

Beauty makes fools of the wise.

--Wayne Gerard Trotman

The art of love is God at work through you.

--Wilferd Peterson

Love forbids you not to love.

--Umberto Giordano

If you love a person, you can forgive anything.

--Herbert Marshall

Be that somebody.

--Ukonwa Ojo

One love, one heart, one destiny.

--Robert Marley

We are made loveless by our possessions.

--Elizabeth of Hungary

Messed up doesn't matter to the heart.

--Annika Martin

You're nothing short of my everything.

--Ralph Block

When love comes, it comes indiscriminately.

--Lesley Lokko

I feel your every rhyme.

--Aashiesh Agarwaal

It is love alone that counts.

--Therese of Lisieux

He who gives love, receives love.

--Omar Torrijos Herrera

True love is selfless. It is prepared to sacrifice.

--Sadhu Vaswani

In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities.

--Janos Arany

It is never too late to fall in love.

--Sandy Wilson

Love must face reality
If it is to survive.

--Loretta Livingstone

Love and laughter hold us together.

--Ingrid Trobisch

Love is life believing in itself.

--Manitonquat

Love each and love all.

--Abhijit Naskar

Think of love, dream of love, live of love.

--Abhijit Naskar

Love starts when peace begins.

--Alaric Hutchinson

Love is the enchanted dawn of every heart.

--Alphonse de Lamartine

True love is the ripe fruit of a lifetime.

--Alphonse de Lamartine

You have the power to choose love.

--Amy Leigh Mercree

Love is the answer to everything.

--Amy Leigh Mercree

Live joy. Be kind. Love unconditionally.

--Amy Leigh Mercree

Never mingle love and business.

--Anthony Trollope

Love can make any place agreeable.

--Arabian Proverb

You are the ache in my heart!

--Avijeet Das

You make my feelings come out from my soul!

--Avijeet Das

The loving are the daring.

--Bayard Taylor

Free love is too expensive.

--Bernadette Devlin

Extravagant love is never wasted.

--Bob Goff

Love is the cheapest of religions.

--Cesare Pavese

Love's plant must be watered with tears.

--Danish Proverb

Your friends love you anyway.

--Dave Barry

Love. My golly, it sells diapers, don't it!

--David Mamet

Gaze upon others with eyes of love.

--Debasish Mridha, MD

The fire of love is the best purifier.

--Debasish Mridha, MD

Love as if love is the only way to live.

--Debasish Mridha, MD

Fly with wings of love.

--Debasish Mridha, MD

Kindness is the fragrance of pure love.

--Debasish Mridha, MD

Love is like quicksilver in the hand.

--Dorothy Parker

Money is good, love is wealth.

--Douglas Horton

Love is a given, hatred is acquired.

--Douglas Horton

If I love you, I show you I love you every day. Little things, big things.

--Dwayne Johnson

Though lovers be lost, love shall not.

--Dylan Thomas

Love is the whole and more than all.

--E. E. Cummings

Love is sweet torment.

--English Proverb

Love laughs at locksmiths.

--English Proverb

The greatest pleasure of life is love.

--Euripides

Oh, love will make a dog howl in rhyme.

--Francis Beaumont

Love is blind.

--Geoffrey Chaucer

Longer Version:

Love is blind, but when we close our eyes, we see with our hearts.


Love is the true price of love.

--George Herbert

A gentle heart is tied with an easy thread.

--George Herbert

Love does not rust.

--German Proverb

Love begins at home.

--German Proverb

Love is three quarters curiosity.

--Giacomo Casanova

Marriage is the tomb of love.

--Giacomo Casanova

Believe in love at first sight.

--H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

All ignorance is the lack of love.

--Hazrat Inayat Khan

Love is selfish yet a selfless feeling.

--Heenashree Khandelwal

A world without love is a deadly place.

--Helen Fisher

We are wired to find love.

--Helen Fisher

People kill for love. They die for love.

--Helen Fisher

Romantic love is an addiction.

--Helen Fisher

The motive power of democracy is love.

--Henri Bergson

Nothing can be accomplished without love.

--Henri Matisse

The greatest healing therapy is friendship and love.

--Hubert Humphrey

Know love. Sow love. Grow love!

--Israelmore Ayivor

Love rules his kingdom without a sword.

--Italian Proverb

People protect what they love.

--Jacques Yves Cousteau

Free love never works.

--Jennifer Aniston

Love is more powerful than kicking ass.

--Jet Li

To love means you also trust.

--Joan Baez

Love is love's reward.

--John Dryden

Love is not in our choice but in our fate.

--John Dryden

Love has no age, no limit; and no death.

--John Galsworthy

She who has never loved has never lived.

--John Gay

Follow love and it will flee, flee love and it will follow thee.

--John Gay

Mutual love, the crown of all our bliss.

--John Milton

A joy that's shared is a joy made double.

--John Ray

To those we love best we say the least.

--John Ray

All love comes from the family.

--John Updike

True love lasts forever.

--Joseph B. Wirthlin

As you love yourself, life loves you back.

--Kamal Ravikant
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