Love and Romance Quotes
"Love does not consist of gazing at each other,
but looking outward in the same direction."
- Antoine de Saint-Exupery
"Your slightest look easily will unclose me, though I have
closed myself as fingers, you open always petal by petal myself,
as Spring opens (touching skillfully, mysteriously) her first rose."
- E. E. Cummings
"Gravitation cannot be held responsible for people falling in love."
- Albert Einstein
"Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone -
but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding."
- Bette Davis
"What greater thing is there for two human souls than to feel
that they are joined together to strengthen each other in all labour,
to minister to each other in all sorrow, to share with each other in all
gladness, to be one with each other in the silent unspoken memories?"
- George Eliot
"It is wrong to think that love comes from long companionship and
persevering courtship. Love is the offspring of spiritual affinity and
unless that affinity is created in a moment, it will not be created
for years or even generations."
- Nikki Giovanni
"Thou art to me a delicious torment."
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Anyone can be passionate, but it takes real lovers to be silly.'
- Rose Franken
"Spoil your husband, but don't spoil your children."
- Louise Seier Giddings Currey
"No man is truly married until he understands
every word his wife is NOT saying."
- Author Unknown
"One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life.
That word is Love."
"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
dedicated to J. B.