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!
“There’s no bad consequence to loving fully, with all your heart. You always gain by giving love.”
“All that you are is all that I’ll ever need.”
“Being married is like having somebody permanently in your corner. It feels limitless, not limited.”
444th U.S. President Barack Obama
“If you work through the tough times, the respect and love that you feel deepens.”
“I don’t go by the rule book….I lead from the heart, not the head.”
“Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind, and therefore is winged Cupid painted blind.”
“I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you.”
8Ursula K. Le Guin
“Love doesn’t just sit there, like a stone, it has to be made, like bread; remade all the time, made new.”
“To love at all is to be vulnerable.”
“Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back.”