For as long as love has existed, people have written and spoken about
it, and so today, there are millions of love quotes that exist in books,
including holy books, films, and a plethora of websites on the
Many of the world's religions contain sentiments on
love. A love quote from the Bhagavad Vita says "That one I love who is
incapable of ill will, and returns love for hatred..." A love quote from
the Holy Bible, says "Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy,
it does not boast, it is not proud. It is not rude, it is not
self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs..."
The Quran, another well known religious book has this among its
sentiments on love "And of His Signs is that He created mates for you
from yourselves that you might find peace of mind in them, and He put
between you love and compassion."
These revered tomes have given
us several love quotes that represent the voice of a 'higher power,'
and go toward helping shape the way people treat each other.
from love quotes that represent the ideals of deities, thousands of
human beings all across the world have written and said things about
their experience with the different types of love.
experienced Filial love, where love is shared among family members.
They have felt Eros or romantic love that is shared between a man and
woman. They have given or received Agape or Unconditional love which is
considered the foundation of all love, and is supposed to be expressed
generally to all mankind whether or not they are worthy.
following are some famous love quotes that reveal some people's insights
on, and experiences with, love. Some are serious, some are funny, all
"You don't love someone because they're perfect, you love them in spite of the fact that they're not." -Jodi Picoult (My Sister's Keeper)
"Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage." -Lao Tzu
I was nauseous and tingly all over. I was either in love or I had smallpox. -Woody Allen
"A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you." -Elbert Hubbard
"Love is grand; divorce is a hundred grand." -Anonymous
"Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love." -Mother Teresa
"Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind." -William Shakespeare (A Midsummer Night's Dream)
"It is impossible to love and be wise." -- Francis Bacon
"Tis better to have loved and lost Than never to have loved at all." -Alfred Tennyson (In Memorium)
"You know you're in love when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams." -Dr. Seuss
come from that society and there is a common thread, specifically
family values - the idea that you do anything for your family, and the
unconditional love for one's children." -Ednita Nazario
"Love is an electric blanket with somebody else in control of the switch." -Cathy Carlyle
isn't about sharing the same genetics. That's being related. Family is
when you love someone to death and you would do anything for them. You
trust them, take care of them, and in return they do the same..." -Tanya Bianco
"The love of family and the admiration of friends is much more important than wealth and privilege." -Charles Kuralt
All these love quotes are testament to the power of the love phenomenon on the human heart.