"When you love a man, he becomes more than a body. His physical limbs expand, and his outline recedes, vanishes. He is rich and sweet and right. He is part of the world, the atmosphere, the blue sky and the blue water."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Being with you and not being with you is the only way I have to measure time."

Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"If you gave me something I need more than you do, you've given me a gift; If you've given me something you need more than I do, you've gifted me with love."

Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Love that is not madness is not love."

Rating: 5.80 (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 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 our response to our highest values."

Ayn Rand
Ayn Rand "Atlas Shrugged"

Rating: 2.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

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

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Those who love to be feared fear to be loved."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Although Freud said happiness is composed of love and work, reality often forces us to choose love or work."

Letty Cottin Pogrebin
Letty Cottin Pogrebin "Family and Politics"

Rating: 3.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"To be able to say how much you love is to love but little."

Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"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)

"The dictates of the heart are the voice of fate."

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"What is life without the radiance of love?"

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"I think you can't possibly know the truth about somebody unless you love them."

Orson Scott Card
Orson Scott Card "Speaker for the Dead"

Rating: 1.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Man has no choice but to love. For when he does not, he find his alternative lie in loneliness, destruction and despair."

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"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 is energy of life."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"What is all that men have done and thought over thousands of years, compared with one moment of love."

Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace."

Rating: 6.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Many a man in love with a dimple makes a mistake of marrying the whole girl."

Rating: 3.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The difference between friendship and love is how much you can hurt each other."

Rating: 7.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"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)

"Trust is the first step to love."

Rating: 6.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"There is room in the smallest cottage for a happy loving pair."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"To fall in love is to create a religion that has a fallible god."

Rating: 5.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

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

Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"If you were going to die soon and had only one phone call you could make, who would you call and what would you say? And why are you waiting?"

Rating: 4.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The love in your heart wasn't put there to stay. Love isn't love till you give it away."

Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

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

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Love: the only game that two can play and both can win."

Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Don't hold to anger, hurt or pain. They steal your energy and keep you from love."

Rating: 2.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A man in love is incomplete until he has married. Then he's finished."

Rating: 8.50 (Number of Voters: 6)

"The same wind snuffs candles yet kindles flames; so, where absence kills a little love, it fans a great one."

Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"If you live to be a hundred, I want to live to be a hundred minus one day so I never have to live without you."

Rating: 9.29 (Number of Voters: 7)

"Immature love: I love you because I need you.
Mature love: I need you because I love you."

Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The heart that loves is always young."

Rating: 6.14 (Number of Voters: 7)

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

Rating: 8.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"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)

"Friendship is certainly the finest balm for the pangs of disappointed love."

Jane Austen
Jane Austen "Northanger Abbey"

Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Life is eternal, and love is immortal; and death is only a horizon; and a horizon is nothing save the limit of our sight."

Rating: 4.50 (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)

"To live is like to love - all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it."

Samuel Butler
Samuel Butler "Notebooks"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Those who have some means think that the most important thing in the world is love. The poor know that it is money."

Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A husband is what is left of a lover, after the nerve has been extracted."

Helen Rowland
Helen Rowland "A Guide to Men"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

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

Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)