Really feel one thing going pitter-patter? That is your coronary heart, foolish!
As Plato as soon as mentioned, "At the touch of love, everyone becomes a poet."
Do not agree? It isn't onerous to see why.
Many tongue-tied lovers stumble over themselves when attempting to determine simply the best solution to say "I love you."
In any case, it isn't straightforward to completely categorical precisely how it's you are feeling in regards to the individual you're keen on most.
It isn't like most of us stroll round with a infinite provide of our favourite love quotes on the prime of our thoughts and on the tip of our tongue. Actually, if we did, we would sound much more awkward than we do in any other case.
Fortunately, nonetheless, the web is an infinite useful resource for locating inspirational phrases and saying that poets, musicians, artists, philosophers and screenwriters have written or uttered, placing this most elusive and complicated feeling into phrases.
We actually cannot all count on to be Shakespeare, Joyce, or a Brontë sister, however we completely can sift by means of the treasure trove of quotes about love which they and different sensible minds created for us all.
Whereas each love is exclusive, there's a collective nature to the feelings concerned in that heady mixture of ardour, concern, pleasure, fear, pleasure and trepidation. So even when a number of the most well-known love quotes you have learn up to now did little to talk to your explicit soul, we are able to assure that there are not less than a number of gathered right here that can make you say, "Yes. That."
In fact, you do not have to take our phrase for it. Take your time, letting the phrases glide by means of your thoughts, coronary heart and soul. When your coronary heart beats rapidly and you may't assist however consider your individual her or him, you may know you discovered the one to save lots of (and perhaps even to share with them).
So pour your self a glass of wine, chill out and film the one that makes your coronary heart dance. Then benefit from the stunning phrases written, spoken or sung by a number of the most gifted minds on the planet.
"Love consists of this: two solitudes that meet, protect and greet each other." — Rainer Maria Rilke
"Love is like the wind, you can't see it, but you can feel it." ― Nicholas Sparks, "A Walk To Remember"
"Love doesn't make the world go round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile." — Elizabeth Barrett Browning
"All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt." — Charles M. Schulz
"Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own." — Robert A. Heinlein
"Love loves to love love." ― James Joyce, "Ulysses"
"Love is the voice under all silences, the hope which has no opposite in fear; the strength so strong mere force is feebleness: the truth more first than sun, more last than star." — E.E. Cummings
"Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition." ― Alexander Smith
"It is better to love wisely, no doubt: but to love foolishly is better than not to be able to love at all." — William Makepeace Thackeray, "Vanity Fair"
"Love is a smoke and is made with the fume of sighs." — William Shakespeare, "Romeo and Juliet"
"Love is the answer to everything. It's the only reason to do anything." — Ray Bradbury
"We're all a little weird, and life's a little weird. And when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and fall in mutual weirdness and call it love." — Dr. Seuss
"The opposite of love is not hate; it's indifference." — Elie Wiesel
"Love can change a person the way a parent can change a baby: awkwardly, and often with a great deal of mess." — Lemony Snicket
"Life is a flower of which love is the honey." — Victor Hugo
"Love is quivering happiness." — Kahlil Gibran
"Love; it will not betray you, dismay or enslave you. It will set you free." — Mumford & Sons, "Sigh No More"
"Love is something sent from Heaven to worry the Hell out of you." — Dolly Parton
"Passion makes the world go round. Loves just makes it a safer place." — Ice T
"Love is a promise; love is a souvenir, once given never forgotten, never let it disappear." — John Lennon
"Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies." — Aristotle
"Love is of all passions the strongest, for it attacks simultaneously the head, the heart, and the senses." — Lao Tzu
"In dreams and in love, there are no impossibilities." — János Arnay
"There is no remedy for love but to love more." — Henry David Thoreau
"Love is a serious mental disease." — Plato
"Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable." — Bruce Lee
"Love is the hardest habit to break and the most difficult to satisfy." — Drew Barrymore
"Do you know how you tell real love? It's when someone else's interest trumps your own. I like to put it that way: trumps your own. Love of somebody else — of family, of your kids — becomes the most important, most worthwhile thing in your life. It's what you foster and protect." — Brad Pitt
"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." — Orson Wells
"Love is a game that two can play and both win." ― Eva Gabor
"I hate, for example, whenever you hear someone say: 'You have to work at being a couple.' No, you have to want to be there." — Vanessa Paradis
"The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants." — Johnny Depp
"Love is the greatest refreshment in life." — Pablo Picasso
"Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy." — Vincent Van Gogh
"Love involves a peculiar unfathomable combination of understanding and misunderstanding." — Diane Arbus
"You are the finest, loveliest, tenderest, and most beautiful person I have ever known, but even that is an understatement." — F. Scott Fitzgerald
"Love is a friendship set to music." — E. Joseph Cossman
"Love never claims, it ever gives. Love ever suffers, never resents never revenges itself." — Mahatma Gandhi
"Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it." — Benjamin Franklin
"Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that." — Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same." — Emily Brontë, "Wuthering Heights"
"Love is all around us." — "Love, Actually"
"Soul mates. It's extremely rare, but it exists. It's sort of like twin souls tuned into each other." — "What Dreams May Come"
"If there's any kind of magic in this world, it must be in the attempt of understanding someone, sharing something. I know, it's almost impossible to succeed, but ... who cares, really? The answer must be in the attempt." — "Before Sunrise"
"The best love is the kind that awakens the soul and makes us reach for more, that plants a fire in our hearts and brings peace to our minds and that's what you've given me." — Nicholas Sparks, "The Notebook"
"Death cannot stop true love. All it can do is delay it for a while." — "The Princess Bride"
"Love is a little world; people make it big." ― Unknown
"Love is not measured by how many times you touch each other, but by how many times you reach each other." — Unknown
"Love is an emotion experienced by the many and enjoyed by the few." — Unknown
"Love without reason lasts the longest." — Unknown
Alex Alexander is a frequent contributor to YourTango.