Valentine's Day Quotes

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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

For twas not into my ear you whispered But into my heart Twas not my lips you kissed But my soul.

Judy Garland

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

Thomas Hood

Love is the poetry of the senses.

Honore de Balzac

Love is the smoke made with the fume of sighs.

William Shakespeare

Come live in my heart and pay no rent.

Samuel Lover

The heart has its reasons that reason knows nothing of.

Blaise Pascal in Pensees, 1670

Grow old with me! The best is yet to be.

Robert Browning

How did it happen that their lips came together? How does it happen that birds sing, that snow melts, that the rose unfolds, that the dawn whitens behind the stark shapes of trees on the quivering summit of the hill? A kiss, and all was said.

Victor Hugo

Are we not like two volumes of one book?

Marceline Desbordes-Valmore

Loving is not just looking at each other, it's looking in the same direction.

Antoine de Saint-Exupery in Wind, Sand, and Stars, 1939

Nobody has ever measured, even poets, how much a heart can hold.

Zelda Fitzgerald

A loving heart is the truest wisdom.

Charles Dickens

A man is not where he lives, but where he loves.

Latin proverb

Love is a canvas furnished by Nature and embroidered by imagination.

Voltaire

Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind, And therefore is winged Cupid painted blind.

William Shakespeare in A Midsummer Night's Dream, 1595

Love adds a precious seeing to the eye.

William Shakespeare

At the touch of love, everyone becomes a poet.

Plato

The supreme happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved - loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.

Victor Hugo

I love you not 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

Doubt that the stars are fire, doubt that the sun doth move, doubt truth to be liar, but never doubt I love.

William Shakespeare