By Josie

Here are 20 inspirational quotes that will prove just how preoccupied with love we all are. Good or bad, romantic or realistic, we just can’t get enough!


  1. “You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.” ― Dr. Seuss


  1. “It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.” ― Friedrich Nietzsche


  1. “Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.” – Aristotle


  1. “Let us always meet each other with a smile, for the smile is the beginning of love.” – Mother Teresa


  1. “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.” – A. A. Milne


  1. “Love is like war: easy to begin but very hard to stop.” – H. L. Mencken


  1. “I can live without money, but I cannot live without love.” – Judy Garland


  1. “Love is when you meet someone who tells you something new about yourself.”– Andre Breton


  1. “Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs.” – William Shakespeare


  1. “Immature love says: ‘I love you because I need you.’ Mature love says ‘I need you because I love you.’” – Erich Fromm


  1. “Never love anyone who treats you like you’re ordinary.”  ― Oscar Wilde


  1. “And, in the end, the love you take is equal to the love you make.” ― Paul McCartney


  1. “If conversation was the lyrics, laughter was the music, making time spent together a melody that could be replayed over and over without getting stale.” ― Nicholas Sparks


  1. “If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. If they don’t, they never were.” ― Kahlil Gibran


  1. “If you remember me, then I don’t care if everyone else forgets.” ― Haruki Murakami


  1. “I love her and it is the beginning of everything.” ― F. Scott Fitzgerald


  1. “How do you spell ‘love’?” – Piglet
    “You don’t spell it…you feel it.” – Pooh” 
    ― A.A. Milne


  1. “If someone were to harm my family or a friend or somebody I love, I would eat them. I might end up in jail for 500 years, but I would eat them.” ― Johnny Depp


  1. “When you trip over love, it is easy to get up. But when you fall in love, it is impossible to stand again.” – Albert Einstein

And of course…

  1. “’Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.” – Alfred Lord Tennyson

Do you have a favourite quote about love?