All Quotes and Proverbs

"Love and art do not embrace what is beautiful but what is made beautiful by this embrace."

Rating: 7.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Love and fear. Everything the father of a family says must inspire one or the other."

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Love begins at the point when a woman enters her first word into our poetic memory."

Milan Kundera
Milan Kundera "The Unbearable Lightness of Being"

Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Love comes when manipulation stops; when you think more about the other person than about his or her reactions to you. When you dare to reveal yourself fully. When you dare to be vulnerable."

Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Love conquers everything, let us, too, yield to love."

Virgil "Eclogues"

Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is battle, love is a war; love is growing up."

Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Love does not consist of gazing at each other, but in looking together in the same direction."

Saint-Exupery-Antoine-de "Wind, Sand, and Stars"

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Love doesn't make the world go round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile."

Rating: 8.50 (Number of Voters: 6)

"Love gives beauty to everything it touches."

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Love has no uttermost, as the stars have no number and the sea no rest."

Rating: 3.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Love hinders death. Love is life. All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love. Everything is, everything exists, only because I love. Everything is united by it alone. Love is God, and to die means that I, a particle of love, shall return to the general and eternal source."

Lev Tolstoy
Lev Tolstoy "War and Peace"

Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Love is a binding force, by which another is joined to me and cherished by myself."

St. Thomas Aquinas
St. Thomas Aquinas "Summa Theologiae"

Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Love is a chain of love as nature is a chain of life."

Rating: 3.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Love is a great beautifier."

Rating: 5.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Love is a smoke raised with the cloud of Sighs, a fire in a loving eye. When unhappy - sea lovers tears. What is more?'s Prudent madness. Bile stifling and sweet delicacy."

Rating: 3.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit."

Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Love is an exploding cigar we willingly smoke."

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Love is an ideal thing, marriage a real thing; a confusion of the real with the ideal never goes unpunished."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Love is being stupid together."

Rating: 8.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Love is blind. Marriage is the eye-opener."

Rating: 8.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Love is complete and utter surrender."

Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Love is energy of life."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Love is like the measles; we all have to go through it."

Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Love is moral even without legal marriage, but marriage is immoral without love."

Ellen Key
Ellen Key "The Morality of Woman"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

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

Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Love is often nothing but a favorable exchange between two people who get the most of what they can expect, considering their value on the personality market."

Erich Fromm
Erich Fromm "The Sane Society"

Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Love is our response to our highest values."

Ayn Rand
Ayn Rand "Atlas Shrugged"

Rating: 2.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Love is perhaps the only glimpse we are permitted of eternity."

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Love is the answer - but while you're waiting for the answer, sex raises some pretty good questions."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Love is the beauty of the soul."

Rating: 4.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Love is the condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own."

Robert A. Heinlein
Robert A. Heinlein "Stranger in a Strange Land"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Love is the crocodile on the river of desire."

Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Love is the delightful interval between meeting a beautiful girl and discovering that she looks like a haddock."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Love is the delusion that one woman differs from another."

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Love is the extremely difficult realisation that something other than oneself is real."

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into friend."

Rating: 3.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Love is the reason you were born."

Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Love is the strange bewilderment that overtakes one person on account of another person."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence."

Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Love is the ultimate meaning of everything around us. It is not a mere sentiment; it is truth; it is the joy that is at the root of all creation."

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"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."

Rating: 1.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Love is the whole history of a woman's life, it is but an episode in a man's."

Rating: 4.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Love is when you don't want to go to sleep because reality is better than a dream."

Rating: 8.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Love looks through a telescope; envy, through a microscope."

Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Love makes time pass. Time makes love pass."

Rating: 8.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Love makes us poets and the approach of death makes us philosophers."

Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Love means the body, the soul, the life, the entire being. We feel love as we feel the warmth of our blood, we breathe love as we breathe air, we hold it in ourselves as we hold our thoughts. Nothing more exists for us."

Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Love must be as much a light as a flame."

Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau "The Writings of Henry David Thoreau"

Rating: 4.17 (Number of Voters: 6)