Famous love quotes
|May 24, 2011||Posted by doyouwoo under Sweet Nothings|
Famous Love Quotes – famous cos they rock
What do Forrest Gump, Plato, N’Sync and Aristotle have in common? Well they’ve all tried to sum up love in a few words. We can all probably think of some great famous love quotes we’ve heard in movies, on TV or even in songs which really resonate with us about how we feel about our partner. But we’re all different, so I’ve tried to give a wide variety of sources here, hopefully some of these famous love quotes float your boat.
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Famous love quotes
Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.
- Oprah Winfrey
Without love, what are we worth? Eighty-nine cents! Eighty-nine cents worth of chemicals walking around lonely.
- M*A*S*H, Hawkeye
Falling in love is so hard on the knees.
The Japanese have a word for it. It’s Judo, the art of conquering by yielding. The western equivalent of judo is, ‘Yes, dear.’
- J. P. McEvoy
Love is a thing, well, its kind of like quicksand: The more you are in it, the deeper you sink. And when it hits you, you’ve just got to fall.
Love is a many splendid thing. Love lifts us up where we belong. All you need is love!
- from the movie Moulin Rouge
I’d like to run away from you. But if you didn’t come and find me … I would die.
- Shirley Bassey
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If you love something, let it go. If it comes back, great. If not, it’s probably having dinner with someone more attractive than you.
- Bill Grieser
People who are sensible about love are incapable of it.
- Douglas Yates
Open Eyes, open heart, open up and fall apart.
- Finger Eleven
In Ireland you’re allowed to say you love God and babies and horses that win but anything else is a softness in the head.
- Frank McCourt , Angela’s Ashes
I had never spoken to her, except for a few casual words. and yet her name was like a summons to all my foolish blood.
- James Joyce
A woman in love will do almost anything for a man, except give up the desire to improve him.
- Nathaniel Branden
Those who love deeply never grow old; they may die of old age, but they die young.
- Sir Arthur Wing Pinero
Just because someone doesn’t love you the way you want them to doesn’t mean they don’t love you with all they have.
- Truman Capote
A good love is delicious, you can’t get enough too soon. It makes you so crazy you want to swallow the moon.
- Venus De Milo
Love is a smoke rais’d with the fume of sighs Being purged, a fire sparkling in lovers’ eyes. What is it else? A madness most discreet, a choking gall And a preserving sweet.
- William Shakespeare
I came here tonight because when you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.
- When Harry Met Sally
It’s a wonderful thing, as time goes by, to be with someone who looks into your face, when you’ve gotten old, and still sees what you think you look like.
- The Bachelor
It doesn’t matter if the guy is perfect or the girl is perfect, as long as they are perfect for each other.
- Good Will Hunting
You are the only person that can make my heart beat faster and slower at the same time.
- The Hot Chick
I may not be a smart man, but I know what love is.
- Forrest Gump
I never thought that love could feel like this. Then you changed my world with just one kiss.
- N Sync
I have been astonished that men could die martyrs for their religion – I have shudder’d at it. I shudder no more. I could be martyr’d for my religion. Love is my religion. And I could die for that. I could die for you.
- John Keats.
When you look into her eyes, you know what kind of man you wanna be.
- From the movie, ‘Spiderman’.
Look, I guarantee there’ll be tough times. I guarantee that at some time, one or both of us is gonna want to get out of this thing. But I also guarantee that if I don’t ask you to be mine, I’ll regret it for the rest of my life, because I know, in my heart, you’re the only one for me.
- Runaway Bride
Like a river flows surely to the sea. Darling so it goes, some things are meant to be. Take my hand, take my whole life too. For I cant help falling in love with you.
- Cant help falling in love with you, Elvis Presley
The smile on your face lets me know that you need me. There’s a truth in your eyes sayin’ you’ll never leave me. The touch of your hand says you’ll catch me if ever I fall. You say it best when you say nothing at all.
- (When you say nothing at all), Ronan Keating
In my dreams I’ll always see you soar above the sky. And in my heart will always be a place for you, for all my life. I’ll keep a part of you with me, and everywhere I am there you’ll be.
- (There You’ll Be), Faith Hill
Because you’re mine, I walk the line.
- Johnny Cash, “I Walk the Line”
Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back. Those who wish to sing always find a song. At the touch of a lover, everyone becomes a poet.
I was nauseous and tingly all over. I was either in love or I had smallpox.
- Woody Allen
A guy knows he’s in love when he loses interest in his car for a couple of days.
- Tim Allen
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