“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.”

 – Lao Tzu

“I love you as certain dark things are to be loved, in secret, between the shadow and the soul.”

– Pablo Neruda

“Love is blind. And it will take over your mind. What you think is love, is truly not. You need to elevate your mind.”

 – Eve

“Love is something sent from heaven to worry the hell out of you.”

– Dolly Parton

“You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.”

― Dr. Seuss

“We accept the love we think we deserve.”

― Stephen Chbosky

“As he read, I fell in love the way you fall asleep: slowly, and then all at once.”

― John Green

“It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.”

― Friedrich Nietzsche

“Have you ever been in love? Horrible isn’t it? It makes you so vulnerable. It opens your chest and it opens up your heart and it means that someone can get inside you and mess you up.”

― Neil Gaiman

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

“There is never a time or place for true love. It happens accidentally, in a heartbeat, in a single flashing, throbbing moment.”

“Love is something sent from heaven to worry the hell out of you.”

– Dolly Parton

“No matter what has happened. No matter what you’ve done. No matter what you will do. I will always love you. I swear it.”

-C.J. Redwine

“I wanted to tell you that wherever I am, whatever happens, I’ll always think of you, and the time we spent together, as my happiest time. I’d do it all over again, if I had the choice. No regrets.”

Cynthia Hand

“I love you the way a drowning man loves air. And it would destroy me to have you just a little.”

Rae Carson

“I never loved you any more than I do, right this second. And I’ll never love you any less than I do, right this second.”

-Kami Garcia

“Sometimes I can’t see myself when I’m with you. I can only just see you.”

-Jodi Lynn Anderson

“I knew the second I met you that there was something about you I needed. Turns out it wasn’t something about you at all. It was just you.”

Jamie McGuire

“If my love were an ocean,
there would be no more land.
If my love were a desert,
you would see only sand.
If my love were a star-
late at night, only light.
And if my love could grow wings,
I’d be soaring in flight.”

-Jay Asher

“There is never a time or place for true love. It happens accidentally, in a heartbeat, in a single flashing, throbbing moment.”

Sarah Dessen

“I don’t care how hard being together is, nothing is worse than being apart.”

Josephine Angelini

“But you’ve slipped under my skin, invaded my blood and seized my heart.”

Maria V. Snyder

“Love lets you find those hidden places in another person, even the ones they didn’t know were there, even the ones they wouldn’t have thought to call beautiful themselves.”

Hilary T. Smith

“No matter where I went, I always knew my way back to you. You are my compass star.”

-Diana Peterfreund

“I love you without knowing how, or when, or from where. I love you simply, without problems or pride.”

 – Pablo Neruda

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

Rabindranath Tagore

“To be your friend was all I ever wanted; to be your lover was all I ever dreamed.”

Valerie Lombardo

“My love for you has no depth, its boundaries are ever-expanding.”

Christina White

“If I had to choose between breathing and loving you I would use my last breath to tell you I love you.”

DeAnna Anderson

“You’re always the first and the last thing on this heart of mine. No matter where I go, or what I do, I’m thinking of you.”

Dierks Bentley

“I don’t wanna close my eyes, I don’t wanna fall asleep, coz I’d miss you babe and I don’t wanna miss a thing.”

Aerosmith

“My love for you is past the mind, beyond my heart, and into my soul.”

Boris Kodjoe

“Each day I love you more, today more than yesterday and less than tomorrow.”

Rosemonde Gerard

“Your love shines in my heart as sun that shines upon the earth.”

Eleanor Di Guillo

“The best love is the kind that awakens the soul; that makes us reach for more, that plants the fire in our hearts and brings peace to our minds. That’s what I hope to give you forever.” 

— The Notebook

“The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved; loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.”

— Victor Hugo