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Last Updated: 14th February, 2020

Valentine's Day Quotes

 

Our collection of Valentine's Day quotes will help you tell the special people in your life just how much you love them.

Valentine's Day

Lovers don't finally meet somewhere. They're in each other all along.
Rumi

Love consists of this: two solitudes that meet, protect and greet each other.
Rainer Maria Rilke

 

Love makes your soul crawl out from its hiding place.
Zora Neale Hurston

Love is life. All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love. Everything is, everything exists, only because I love.
Leo Tolstoy

I've always loved you, and when you love someone, you love the whole person, just as he or she is, and not as you would like them to be.
Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina

Love is something eternal; the aspect may change, but not the essence.
- Vincent van Gogh, Artist

Valentine's Day

I do not want horses or diamonds
I am happy in possessing you.
Happy Valentine's Day
Clara Schumann

Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.
- Voltaire, Author

Love is when the desire to be desired takes you so badly that you feel you could die of it.
- Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Painter

Those friends thou hast, and their adoption tried, Grapple them to thy soul with hoops of steel; But do not dull thy palm with entertainment Of each new-hatch'd, unfledg'd comrade."
- William Shakespeare

Oh, if it be to choose and call thee mine, love, thou art every day my Valentine!
~Thomas Hood

The heart has its reasons of which reason knows nothing.
Blaise Pascal

Valentine's Day

How do I love thee?
Let me count the ways.
I love thee to the depth and breadth and height my soul can reach.
~ Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Come live in my heart and pay no rent.
~Samuel Lover

Now a soft kiss - Aye, by that kiss, I vow an endless bliss.
John Keats

I know of only one duty, and that is to love.
- Albert Camus, philosopher

 

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

There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness.
Friedrich Nietzsche

The minute I heard my first love story, I started looking for you, not knowing how blind that was. Lovers don't finally meet somewhere. They're in each other all along.
Rumi

Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
-Aristotle

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

No cord or cable can so forcibly draw, or hold so fast, as love can do with a twined thread
-Robert Burton

Valentine's Day

I saw that you were perfect,
and so I loved you.
Then I saw that you were not perfect and I loved you even more.
Happy Valentine's Day
Rumi

When you fish for love, bait with your heart, not your brain
-Mark Twain

When love is not madness, it is not love.
- Pedro Calderon de la Barca

Love planted a rose, and the world turned sweet.
Katharine Lee Bates

Valentine's Day

You know it's love when all you want is that person to be happy, even if you're not part of their happiness.
Juila L. Roberts

Where there is love, there is life.
Mahatma Ghandi

A faithful friend is a strong defense: and he that hath found such an one hath found a treasure.
-Ecclesiasticus

A flower cannot blossom without sunshine, and man cannot live without love.
Max Muller

Valentine's Day

Only in the agony of parting do we look into the depth of love.
George Eliot

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.
Lao Tzu

It is astonishing how little one feels alone when one loves.
- John Bulwer

Money can't buy love, but it improves your bargaining position.
- Christopher Marlowe

Each day I love you more, today more than yesterday and less than tomorrow.
Rosemonde Gerard

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.
William Shakespeare

If I had a flower for every time I thought of you... I could walk through my garden forever.
Alfred Tennyson

Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.
Albert Einstein

Valentine's Day Cute Quotes

Valentine's Day

If I know what love is,
It's because of you.
Happy Valentine's Day
Hermann Hesse

Love is blind. That is why he always proceeds by touch.
French Proverb

Valentine's Day

Loving is not just looking at each other, it's looking in the same direction.
I could look forever and never find another person who makes me feel the way you do.
Antoine de Daint

Better let my heart be without words, than my words without heart. John Bunyan

If we judge of love by its usual effects, it resembles hatred more than friendship.
La Rochefoucauld

I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times, in life after life, in age after age forever.
Rabindranath Tagore

In women everything is heart, even the head.
J. P. Richter

Love is my religion - I could die for it.
John Keats

Love is like the measles; we all have to go through it.
Jerome K. Jerome

Valentine's Day Quotes for Her

Valentine's Day

Love is a game that two can play and both win by losing their heart.
Happy Valentine's day
Eva Gabor

Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be.
Robert Browning

Valentine's Day

We loose ourselves in the things we love, We find ourselves there, too. Kristin Martz
My Darling Valentine

Where there is great love, there are always wishes.
Willa Cather

Many are the starrs I see, but in my eye no starr like thee.
~English saying used on poesy rings

I love thee - I love thee,
'Tis all that I can say
It is my vision in the night,
My dreaming in the day.
~Thomas Hood

I need the starshine of your heavenly eyes,
After the day's great sun.
~Charles Hanson Towne

Valentine's Day Quotes for Him

Valentine's Day

There is only happiness in life,
To love and be loved.
George Sand

Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.
~ Emily Bronte

A heaven on earth I have won by wooing thee.
~ William Shakespeare

Life is a flower of which love is the honey.
~ Victor Hugo

I need the starshine of your heavenly eyes,
After the day's great sun.
~Charles Hanson Towne

Funny Valentine Quotes

To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.
Oscar Wilde

Love is a grave mental disease.
Plato

Kiss: A contraction of the mouth due to an enlargement of the heart
Anon

Everyone hears what you say. Friends listen to what you say. Best friends listen to what you don't say
-Anon

As soon go kindle fire with snow, as seek to quench the fire of love with words.
William Shakespeare

Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
Aristotle

Like the measles, love is most dangerous when it comes late in life
-Lord Byron

We don't believe in rheumatism and true love until after the first attack
-Marie Ebner von Eschenbach

A kiss makes the heart young again and wipes out the years
-Rupert Brooke

Love is the greatest refreshment in life
-Pablo Picasso

When you fish for love, bait with your heart, not your brain
-Mark Twain

Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.
Sarah Bernhardt

Love has the power of making you believe what you would normally treat with the deepest suspicion.
Mirabeau

Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice, but for those who love, time is eternity.
-Henry Van Dyke

You will find as you look back upon your life that the moments when you have truly lived are the momonts when you have done things in the spirit of love.
Henry Drummond

You cant put a price tag on love, but you can on all its accessories.
Chico Marx

Love is an ocean of emotions entirely surrounded by expenses.
Thomas Robert Dewar

Love, and a cough, cannot be hid.
George Herbert

Love is being stupid together.
Paul Valery

Valentine's Day Quotes for Friends

What do we live for, if it is not to make life less difficult for each other?
-George Eliot

You have made known to me the path of life; you will fill me with joy in your presence
~Psalms 16: 11 ~

A faithful friend is a strong defense: and he that hath found such an one hath found a treasure.
--Ecclesiasticus

Those friends thou hast, and their adoption tried, Grapple them to thy soul with hoops of steel; But do not dull thy palm with entertainment Of each new-hatch'd, unfledg'd comrade.
William Shakespeare

Thus nature has no love for solitude, and always leans, as it were, on some support; and the sweetest support is found in the most intimate friendship.
~Cicero~

Perhaps the most delightful friendships are those in which there is much agreement, much disputation, and yet more personal liking.
~ George Eliot

What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
Aristotle

Two souls with but a single thought, Two hearts that beat as one.
-Friedrich Halm

The best mirror is an old friend.
--George Herbert

Friendship often ends in love; but love in friendship -- never.
~Charles Caleb Colton ~

He who loves 50 people has 50 woes; he who loves no one has no woes.
-Buddha

Love does not dominate; it cultivates
-Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

We loved with a love that is more than love.
-Edgar Allan Poe

There is an important difference between love and friendship. While the former delights in extremes and opposites, the latter demands equality
-Francoise D'Aubegne Maintenon

My friends are my estate
~Emily Dickinson ~

Who would give a law to lovers? Love is unto itself a higher law.
-Boethius

What do we live for, if it is not to make life less difficult for each other?
-George Eliot