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Celebration of Love

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Do you need to make a toast at a wedding? Find an enticing expression to go on your love letter, Valentine's Day card or simply on your sms or Post-it note? Then dive right in and make your perfect pick!

All these love quotes may not be suitable for your intended purpose; those extra ones are just food for thought for you while you are at it.

  • Love betters what is best. - William Wordsworth
  • Come grow old with me. The best is yet to be. - William Wordsworth
  • Grow old along with me! The best is yet to be, the last of life, for which the first was made. - Robert Browning
  • I was made and meant to look for you and wait for you and become yours forever. - Robert Browning
  • So, fall asleep love, loved by me... for I know love, I am loved by thee. - Robert Browning
  • What of soul was left, I wonder, when the kissing had to stop? - Robert Browning  
Love is energy of life.Robert Browning
  • So, I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you. - Paulo Coelho
  • One is loved because one is loved. No reason is needed for loving. - Paulo Coelho
  • When we love, we always strive to become better than we are. When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too. - Paulo Coelho
  • The moment eternal — just that and no more — / When ecstasy's utmost we clutch at the core, / While cheeks burn, arms open, eyes shut, and lips meet! - Robert Browning
  • Love, hope, fear, faith — these make humanity; these are its sign and note and character. - Robert Browning
  • What's the earth with all its art, verse, music, worth — compared with love, found, gained and kept? - Robert Browning
  • Fortune and love favor the brave. - Publius Ovidius Naso
  • Happy are those who dare courageously to defend what they love. - Publius Ovidius Naso
  • If so many men, so many minds, certainly so many hearts, so many kinds of love. - Leo Tolstoy
  • We don't believe in rheumatism and true love until after the first attack. - Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
  • He who believes in freedom of the will has never loved [and never hated]. - Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
  • There is room in the smallest cottage for a happy, loving pair. - Friedrich von Schiller
  • Absence diminishes mediocre passions and increases great ones, as the wind extinguishes candles and fans fires. - Francois de La Rouchefoucauld
  • As soon go kindle fire with snow, as seek to quench the fire of love with words. - William Shakespeare
  • If music be the food of love, play on. - William Shakespeare
  • Love to faults is always blind, always is to joy inclined. Lawless, winged, and unconfined, and breaks all chains from every mind. - William Shakespeare
  • Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow that I shall say good night till it be morrow. - William Shakespeare
  • Speak low, if you speak love. - William Shakespeare
  • The love of heaven makes one heavenly. - William Shakespeare
  • They do not love that do not show their love. - William Shakespeare
  • Go to your bosom; knock there and ask your heart what it doth know. - William Shakespeare
  • Doubt thou the stars are fire; doubt that the sun doth move; doubt truth to be a liar; but never doubt I love. - William Shakespeare
  • It is impossible to love and to be wise. - Francis Bacon
  • Come to me in my dreams, and then / By day I shall be well again. / For then the night will more than pay / The hopeless longing of the day. - Matthew Arnold
  • Soul meets soul on lovers' lips. - Percy Bysshe Shelley
  • The sunlight clasps the earth, and the moonbeams kiss the sea - what are all these kissings worth, if thou kiss not me? - Percy Bysshe Shelley
Love will find a way.English proverb
  • Familiar acts are beautiful through love. - Percy Bysshe Shelley
  • All love is sweet, given or received... - Percy Bysshe Shelley
  • Kiss me, so long but as a kiss may last! - Percy Bysshe Shelley
  • Love shall be our token; love be yours and love be mine. - Christina Rossetti
  • Choose love not in the shallows but in the deep. - Christina Rossetti
  • Absence makes the heart grow fonder. - English proverb
  • Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it. - English proverb
  • All you need is love. - English proverb
  • Better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all. - English proverb
  • Love will find a way. - English proverb
  • Our hours in love have wings; in absence, crutches. - Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
  • The eyes those silent tongues of love. - Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
  • My heart is wax molded as she pleases, but enduring as marble to retain. - Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
  • ... for hope is always born at the same time as love... - Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
  • Music is the key to the female heart. - Johann G. Seume
  • I love thee to the depth and breadth and height my soul can reach. - Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  • How do I love thee? Let me count the ways. - Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  • Who so loves believes the impossible. - Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  • I love you not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you. I love you not only for what you have made of yourself, but for what you are making of me. I love you for the part of me that you bring out. - Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  • You are something between a dream and a miracle. - Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  • He is not a lover who does not love forever. - Euripides
  • Love is all we have, the only way that each can help other. - Euripides
  • It's not beauty but fine qualities, my girl, that keep a husband. - Euripides
  • The greatest pleasure of life is love. - Euripides
  • One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life: that word is love. - Sophocles
  • If you wished to be loved, love.- Lucius Annaeus Seneca
  • Love in its essence is spiritual fire. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
  • Love dies only when growth stops. - Pearl S. Buck
  • Love alone could waken love. - Pearl S. Buck
  • A good marriage is one which allows for change and growth in the individuals and in the way they express their love. - Pearl S. Buck
  • Love is everything. It is the key to life, and its influences are those that move the world. - Ralph Waldo Trine
  • Each moment of a happy lover's hour is worth an age of dull and common life. - Aphra Behn
  • Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage. - Laozi
  • Love is of all passions the strongest, for it attacks simultaneously the head, the heart and the senses. - Laozi


If music be the food of love, play on. William Shakespeare
Never go to bed on an argument. - English proverb More phrases...