87 Passionate Love Quotes to Spark Passion and Love

Passionate love that is often characterized by intense emotions and a deep sense of attachment is a powerful form of love and affection where you genuinely adore someone and feel as though you cannot live without them.

This sort of love is usually felt in the early stages of a romantic relationship and it is characterized by a great desire for intimacy, physical attraction and an overwhelming obsession with the object of one’s affection.

Passionate love is related with a broad variety of strong feelings, including exhilaration, excitement, worry and jealousy.

Passionate Love Quotes to Spark Passion and Love

The profound desire for connection and intimacy with the other person is a defining feature of passionate love.

Physical attraction and sexual desire are often important factors in passionate love.

Idealizing the other person, concentrating on their excellent traits while ignoring or dismissing their defects is an example of passionate love.

While passionate love may be a thrilling and satisfying experience, it is critical to strike a balance between the strength of one’s feelings and the capacity to maintain healthy boundaries and a sense of self.

Here is an amazing collection of passionate love quotes.

Best Passionate Love Quotes


Passion is momentary; love is enduring. ~ John Wooden.


She is the madness of my passion. ~ Avijeet Das.


Whatever our souls are made of – his and mine are the same. ~ Emily Brontë.


First and passionate love, it stands alone, like Adams recollection of his fall. ~ Lord Byron.

Passionate love, I take it, rarely lasts long, and is very troublesome while it does last. Mutual esteem is very much more valuable. ~ Anthony Trollope.

Love is the poetry of the senses. ~ Honoré de Balzac.

The simple lack of her is more to me than others’ presence. ~ Edward Thomas.

Let men tremble to win the hand of woman, unless they win along with it the utmost passion of her heart. ~ Nathaniel Hawthorne.


Her lips on his could tell him better than all her stumbling words. ~ Margaret Mitchell.

Half – the most beautiful half – of life is hidden from him who has not loved passionately. ~ Stendhal.

My heart beats faster as you take my hand, my love grows stronger as you touch my soul. ~ A.C. Van Cherub.


I think women love a passionate love story. ~ E. L. James.

Life has always taken place in a tumult without apparent cohesion, but it only finds its grandeur and its reality in ecstasy and in ecstatic love. ~ Georges Bataille.

Ancient lovers believed a kiss would literally unite their souls, because the spirit was said to be carried in one’s breath. ~ Eve Glicksman.

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You know that when I hate you, it is because I love you to a point of passion that unhinges my soul. ~ Julie de Lespinasse.


Passion can never purchase what true love desires: true intimacy, self-giving, and commitment. ~ Anonymous.

Sometimes seems that intense desire creates not only its own opportunities, but its own talents. ~ Eric Hoffer.

There is only one kind of love, but there are a thousand imitations. ~ François de La Rochefoucauld.

He felt now that he was not simply close to her, but that he did not know where he ended and she began. ~ Leo Tolstoy.


When love is not madness it is not love. ~ Pedro Calderon de la Barca.

For every hour, I need you. For every minute, I feel you. For every second, I want you. Forever, I love you. ~ Anonymous.

I cannot let you burn me up, nor can I resist you. No mere human can stand in a fire and not be consumed. ~ A.S. Byatt.

The more I give to thee, the more I have, for both are infinite. ~ William Shakespeare.

Love is much like a wild rose, beautiful and calm, but willing to draw blood in its defense. ~ Mark Overby.


Love is my religion – I could die for it. ~ John Keats.

An urge, a need, a passionate yearning to share the warmth with the one person left for him to love. ~ Lois Lowry.

You’re like a madness inside me, a fever I can’t cure. ~ Sara Craven.

Love without passion is dreary; passion without love is horrific. ~ Lord Byron.


Her lips were drawn to his like a moth to a flame. ~ Anya Seton.

Love makes the time pass. Time makes love pass. ~ French Proverb.

Top Passionate Love Quotes

Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your hearth or burn down your house, you can never tell. ~ Joan Crawford.

Until we have a passionate love for our Lord in the Most Blessed Sacrament we shall accomplish nothing. ~ Saint Peter.

When I am with you, the only place I want to be is closer. ~ Anonymous.

I told him that I would love him with everything I had in me until the very end of everything, and I meant it. ~ Sarah Ockler.

One hour of right-down love is worth an age of dully living on. ~ Aphra Behn.

He is fairer than the morning star, and whiter than the moon. For his body I would give my soul, and for his love I would surrender heaven. ~ Oscar Wilde.

Absence diminishes mediocre passions and increases great ones, as the wind blows out candles and fans fire. ~ Francois Duc de la Rochefoucauld.


Let your love be like the misty rains, coming softly, but flooding the river. ~ Malagasy Proverb.

Experts on romance say for a happy marriage there has to be more than a passionate love. For a lasting union, they insist, there must be a genuine liking for each other. Which, in my book, is a good definition for friendship. ~ Marilyn Monroe.

Passion makes idiots of the cleverest men, and makes the biggest idiots clever. ~ François Duc de La Rochefoucauld.

The only difference between a caprice and a lifelong passion is that the caprice lasts a little longer. ~ Oscar Wilde.

Intense Passionate Love Quotes

It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness; it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it. ~ Christian Nevell Bovee.

Those who have never known the deep intimacy and the intense companionship of mutual love have missed the best thing that life has to give. ~ Bertrand Russell.


I love thee to the depth and breadth and height my soul can reach. ~ Elizabeth Barrett Browning.

The soul will take that love and put it where it can best be used. ~ Emmanuel.

I did not set my traps today; love of you has thus entrapped me. ~ Ancient Egyptian song.

We would be together and have our books and at night be warm in bed together with the windows open and the stars bright. ~ Ernest Hemingway.

I’m just passionately in love with my kids. ~ Sheena Easton.

The truth is that love smashes into your life like an ice floe, and even if your heart is built like the Titanic you go down. ~ Jeanette Winterso.


I can forget my very existence in a deep kiss of you. ~ Byron Caldwell Smith.

Love is the flower of life, and blossoms unexpectedly and without law, and must be plucked where it is found, and enjoyed for the brief hour of its duration. ~ D. H. Lawrence.

Sharing the same passionate love with another person, gives a feeling of being alive! The experience of something real, is unforgettable. ~ Ellen J. Barrier.

We should measure affection, not like youngsters by the ardor of its passion, but by its strength and constancy. ~ Cicero.

Deep Passionate Love Quotes

Two lovers in the rain have no need of an umbrella. ~ A Japanese Proverb.


Come, live in my heart and pay no rent. ~ Samuel Lover.

Love is the most terrible, and also the most generous of the passions; it is the only one which includes in its dreams the happiness of someone else. ~ Alphonse Karr.

I am in love and I want to grow pale; I am in love and I want to suffer; I am in love, and I give away my genius in exchange for a kiss. ~ Alfred De Musse.

So dear I love him, that with him all deaths I could endure, without him live no life. ~ John Milton.

The pleasure of love is in loving. We are happier in the passion we feel than in that we arouse. ~ Francois Duc de la Rochefoucauld.

Her hair was a beach of shimmering golden sand. Her body was a sea of broiling passion. ~ T.W. Lawless.

Love is that splendid triggering of human vitality… the supreme activity which nature affords anyone for going out of himself toward someone else. ~ Jose Ortega Y Gasset.

Love is a sacred reserve of energy; it is like the blood of spiritual evolution. ~ Pierre Teilhard de Chardin.

I was nauseous and tingly all over. I was either in love or I had smallpox. ~ Woody Allen.

I am my beloved’s, and his desire is toward me. ~ Holy Bible.

Beautiful Passionate Love Quotes


I saw that you were perfect, and so I loved you. Then I saw that you were not perfect and I loved you even more. ~ Angelita Lim.

We loved with a love that was more than love. ~ Edgar Allan Poe.

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength; loving someone deeply gives you courage. ~ Lao Tzu.

For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul. ~ Judy Garland.

Love, genuine passionate love, was his for the first time. ~ Jack London.


Your memory whips harder than your betrayal! ~ Yarro Rai.

But you’ve slipped under my skin, invaded my blood and seized my heart. ~ Maria V. Snyder.

In their first passion women love their lovers, in the others they love love. ~ Francois Duc de la Rochefoucauld.

You know you’re in love when you don’t want to fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams. ~ Theodor Seuss Geisel.

I would rather share one lifetime with you than face all the ages of this world alone. ~ J. R. R. Tolkien.

Romantic Passionate Love Quotes

Passions and desires, like the two twists of a rope, mutually mix one with the other, and twine inextricably round the heart. ~ Richard E. Burton.

With my last breath, I’ll exhale my love for you. I hope it’s a cold day, so you can see what you meant to me. ~ Jarod Kintz.


In her first passion woman loves her lover, In all the others, all she loves is love. ~ Lord.

My love for you is deathless, it seems to bind me to you with mighty cables that nothing but Omnipotence could break. ~ Sullivan Ballou.

My heart to you is given: Oh, do give yours to me; We’ll lock them up together, and throw away the key. ~ Frederick Saunders.

I love you, and I will love you until I die, and if there’s a life after that, I’ll love you then. ~ Cassandra Clare.

Intense love does not measure, it just gives. ~ Mother Teresa.

Love is the wisdom of the fool and the folly of the wise. ~ Samuel Johnson.

If passion drives, let reason hold the reins. ~ Benjamin Franklin.

Love is of all passions the strongest, for it attacks simultaneously the head, the heart and the senses. ~ Lao Tzu.

We lie in each other’s arms eyes shut and fingers open and all the colors of the world pass through our bodies like strings of fire. ~ Marge Piercy.

So these were the 87 top passionate love quotes that are really amazing.

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