With Valentine’s Day on the horizon, you can’t be blamed for having themes of love, passion, and romance top of mind. So whether you need a great Valentine’s Day quotation to end a card to your special someone, a few Valentine’s Day wishes for that love letter you’ve been contemplating, or just want a fun way to end a more casual note to a nonromantic friend or family member, we’re sure that there’s a quotation here that’ll appeal to you.
Here, we’ve compiled all of our favorite love quotes for him, love quotes for her, and sweet sayings about love, each of which reminds us why this holiday is so special. From a favorite quotation by Sarah Dessen (“There is never a time or place for true love. It happens accidentally, in a heartbeat, in a single flashing, throbbing moment”) to classic words from Alfred Lord Tennyson (“‘Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all”) and thought-provoking one-liners from Nicholas Sparks and more, you’ll be able to find a quote on our list that makes your heart flutter.
So get out your best stationery and a pen (or better yet, a DIY Valentine’s Day card you’ve crafted just for the occasion) and prepare to be inspired by these Valentine’s Day quotes, which can only be topped by our very best funny love quotes!
“It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.”
2Jess C. Scott, ‘The Intern’
“When someone loves you, the way they talk about you is different. You feel safe and comfortable.”
“The real lover is a man who can thrill you by kissing your forehead or smiling into your eyes or just staring into space.”
“Have you ever been in love? Horrible, isn’t it? It makes you so vulnerable.”
5Nicholas Sparks, ‘The Notebook’
“I want all of you, forever, every day. You and me, every day.”
“Two people in love, alone, isolated from the world, that’s beautiful.”
“There is never a time or place for true love. It happens accidentally, in a heartbeat, in a single flashing, throbbing moment.”
“You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because the reality is finally better than your dreams.”
9Alfred Lord Tennyson
“‘Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.”
10 Nicholas Sparks, A Walk to Remember
“Love is like the wind; you can’t see it, but you can feel it.”