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I’ve rounded up some of the most romantic short love quotes and sayings, captions for Instagram, and status messages for you.

Love is the most powerful force on the planet. Its presence is palpable everywhere it is found. Love has the power to conquer all obstacles and beautifully alter complex situations for the better.

However, one of the most difficult aspects of love is finding the perfect words to communicate what you’re experiencing.

True love is an intense and long-lasting bond between spouses or lovers in a pleasant, passionate, and rewarding relationship.

The emotion shared by a couple that has been married for 40 years and is still enthusiastic about and cares profoundly for each other is an example of real love.

You will find below a curated collection of popular short love quotes for her and him to read and share with others.


Best Short Love Quotes

We love because it’s the only true adventure. ~ Nikki Giovanni.

It wasn’t love at first sight. It took a full five minutes. ~ Lucille Ball.

Tears come from the heart and not from the brain. ~ Leonardo da Vinci.

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All you need is love. ~ Paul McCartney.

All that you are is all that I’ll ever need. ~ Ed Sheeran.

Love’s gift cannot be given, it waits to be accepted. ~ Rabindranath Tagore.

You meet everyone twice in this life, when they come and when they go. ~ C.C Aurel.

I love you more than my own skin. ~ Frida Kahlo.

How do I love thee? Let me count the ways. ~ Elizabeth Barrett Browning

In the end we discover that to love and let go can be the same thing. ~ Jack Kornfield

I think I’d miss you even if we never met. ~ The Wedding Date.

Short Love Quotes for Him

Love is an emotion experienced by the many and enjoyed by the few. ~ George Jean Nathan

The greatest degree of inner tranquility comes from the development of love and compassion. ~ Dalai Lama

They say a person needs just three things to be truly happy in this world: Someone to love, something to do, and something to hope for. ~ Tom Bodett

Chemistry is you touching my arm and setting fire to my mind. ~ Nayyirah Waheed

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

Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness. ~ Bertrand Russell

Love is like the wind, you can’t see it but you can feel it. ~ Nicholas Sparks.

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Love is the ultimate expression of the will to live. ~ Tom Wolfe.

The love we give away is the only love we keep. ~ Elbert Hubbard.

Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there’s love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong. ~ Ella Fitzgerald.

Short Love Quotes for Her

Self-love, my liege, is not so vile a sin, as self-neglecting. ~ William Shakespeare.

Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life. ~ Confucius.

To love is to burn, to be on fire. ~ Jane Austen.

Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart. ~ Washington Irving

We accept the love we think we deserve. ~ Stephen Chbosky

I want to do with you what spring does with the cherry trees. ~ Pablo Neruda.

I love you and I like you. ~ Leslie Knope

I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love. ~ Mother Teresa

I do know some things. For example, I know I love you. I know you love me. ~ Game of Thrones.

Short I Love You Quotes

I have found that if you love life, life will love you back. ~ Arthur Rubinstein

Valentine’s Day is an extraordinary moment for recalling the lasting power of a true love. ~ M.F.

Love is so short, forgetting is so long. ~ Pablo Neruda

A purpose of human life, no matter who is controlling it, is to love whoever is around to be loved. ~ Kurt Vonnegut

Unable are the loved to die, for love is immortality. ~ Emily Dickinson

You never lose by loving. You always lose by holding back. ~ Barbara De Angelis

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Love is an untamed force. ~ Paulo Coelho.

I just need you and some sunsets. ~ Atticus

I want all of you, forever, you and me, every day. ~ Nicholas Sparks, The Notebook.

Very Short Love Quotes

Love is the emblem of eternity; it confounds all notion of time; effaces all memory of a beginning, all fear of an end. ~ Madame de Stael

If love is the answer, could you rephrase the question? ~ Lily Tomlin

I am catastrophically in love with you. ~ Cassandra Clare

From the moment I saw her I knew this one was worth the broken heart. ~ Atticus

Love is so short, forgetting is so long. ~ Pablo Neruda

Each time you happen to me all over again. ~ Edith Wharton.

When we feel love and kindness towards others, it not only makes others feel loved and cared for, but it helps us also to develop inner happiness and peace. ~ Dalai Lama

Love is a lot like a backache, it doesn’t show up on X-rays, but you know it’s there. ~ George Burns

No matter what has happened. It does not matter what you’ve done. No matter what you will do. I will always love you. I swear it. ~ C.J. Redwine

We love the things we love for what they are. ~ Robert Frost

If I know what love is, it is because of you. ~ Hermann Hesse

It hurts to leave a light on for nobody. ~ Graham Foust

You see, one loves the sunset when one is so sad. ~ Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

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This has been my life; I found it worth living. ~ Bertrand Russell

Love is the expansion of two natures in such fashion that each include the other, each is enriched by the other. ~ Felix Adler.

Short Romantic Quotes

I love you more than coffee, but please don’t make me prove it. ~ Elizabeth Evans

How odd I can have all this inside me and to you it’s just words. ~ David Foster Wallace

Thinking of you keeps me awake. Dreaming of you keeps me asleep. Being with you keeps me alive. ~ Inconnu

I love you for the part of me that you bring out. ~ Elizabeth Barrett Browning

The chance to love and be loved exists no matter where you are. ~ Oprah Winfrey

I love you. I am at rest with you. I have come home. ~ Dorothy L. Sayers

Today is Valentine’s Day – or, as men like to call it, Extortion Day! ~ Jay Leno

True love is eternal, infinite, and always like itself. ~ Honore de Balzac.

We can only learn to love by loving. ~ Iris Murdoch.

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Love is what makes the ride worthwhile. ~ Franklin P. Jones.

Tis better to have loved and lost, than never to have loved at all. ~ Alfred Tennyson

Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own. ~ Robert A. Heinlein

And in her smile I see something more beautiful than the stars. ~ Beth Revis​

Immature love says: ‘I love you because I need you.’ Mature love says ‘I need you because I love you.’ ~ Erich Fromm.

Love is being stupid together. ~ Paul Valery

The best thing to hold onto in life is each other. ~ Audrey Hepburn

At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet. ~ Plato

I will never stop trying. Because when you find the one, you never give up. ~​ Crazy Stupid Love

I love you the way a drowning man loves air. ~ Rae Carson

Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war; love is a growing up. ~ James Baldwin

To be kind to all, to like many and love a few, to be needed and wanted by those we love, is certainly the nearest we can come to happiness. ~ Mary Stuart

I’m here. I love you. ~ Elizabeth Gilbert

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

If you remember me, then I don’t care if everyone else forgets. ~ Haruki Murakami.

Cute Short Love Quotes

To fall in love is awfully simple, but to fall out of love is simply awful. ~ Bess Myerson

I love you not because of who you are, but because of who I am when I am with you. ~ Roy Croft

Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies. ~ Aristotle

When love is at its best, one loves so much that he cannot forget. ~ Helen Hunt Jackson

It’s like in that moment the whole universe existed just to bring us together. ~ Serendipity

Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none. ~ William Shakespeare

To the world you may be one person, but to one person you are the world. ~ Bill Wilson

If you can find someone to love the you you love, well, that’s just fabulous. ~ Carrie.

Love is like pi – natural, irrational, and very important. ~ Lisa Hoffman

Love is never wrong. ~ Melissa Etheridge

Just let me keep the last piece of my heart before you tear it all apart.~ Lykke Li

There is never a time or place for true love. It happens accidentally, in a heartbeat, in a single flashing, throbbing moment. ~ Sarah Dessen.

Short Sad Love Quotes

Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profundity. Kindness in giving creates love. ~ Lao Tzu

Tell me whom you love and I will tell you who you are. ~ Houssaye

Since I met you this small town hasn’t got room for my big feelings. ~ Bjork.

Love means having to say you’re sorry every fifteen minutes. ~ John Lennon

I love you as certain dark things are to be loved, in secret, between the shadow and the soul. ~ Pablo Neruda

The need for love lies at the very foundation of human existence. ~ Dalai Lama

A life lived in love will never be dull. ~ Leo Buscaglia.

I am in you and you in me, mutual in divine love. ~ William Blake.

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All you need is love, love, love is all you need. ~ The Beatles.

Pleasure of love lasts but a moment. Pain of love lasts a lifetime. ~ Bette Davis

A flower cannot blossom without sunshine, and man cannot live without love. ~ Max Muller

A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous. ~ Ingrid Bergman.

Short Quotes About Love and Life

All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt. ~ Charles Schulz

Perhaps they are not stars, but rather openings in heaven where the love of our lost ones pours through and shines down upon us to let us know they are happy. ~ Eskimo Proverb

That’s all nonviolence is ~ organized love. ~ Joan Baez

Without Valentine’s Day, February would be…well, January. ~ Jim Gaffigan

Age is irrelevant. Ask me how many sunsets I’ve seen, hearts I’ve loved, trips I’ve taken, or concerts I’ve been too. That’s how old I am. ~ Joelle

I love you without knowing how, or when, or from where. ~ Pablo Neruda

Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit. ~ Peter Ustinov

A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another. ~ Jesus Christ

Romance is the glamor which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze. ~ Elinor Glyn

Love is friendship set on fire. ~ Jeremy Taylor

It was love at first sight, at last sight, at ever and ever sight. ~ Vladimir Nabokov.

Thought Provoking Quotes About Love

I love you not only for what you have made of yourself, but for what you are making of me. ~ Elizabeth Barrett Browning

The grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for. ~ George Washington Burnap

Only true love can fuel the hard work that awaits you. ~ Tom Freston

Love is a two-way street constantly under construction. ~ Carroll Bryant

It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not. ~ Andre Gide

Life is the first gift, love is the second, and understanding the third. ~ Marge Piercy

We are most alive when we’re in love. ~ John Updike.

He is not a lover who does not love forever. ~ Euripides

Love is a friendship set to music. ~ Joseph Campbell

To be brave is to love someone unconditionally, without expecting anything in return. ~ Madonna

Love is something sent from heaven to worry the hell out of you. ~ Dolly Parton

Love is an ocean of emotions entirely surrounded by expenses. ~ Thomas Dewar

Valentine’s Day is a love-note to the rest of the year. ~ Jo Lightfoot

Love does not consist of gazing at each other, but in looking together in the same direction. ~ Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Love is not love until love’s vulnerable. ~ Theodore Roethke

You make me want to be a better man. ~ Melvin Udall

Love’s greatest gift is its ability to make everything it touches sacred. ~ Barbara de Angelis.

Deep Short Love Quotes

My wish is that you may be loved to the point of madness. ~ André Breton

Love loves to love love. ~ James Joyce

So, I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you. ~ Paulo Coehlo

Love is a great master. It teaches us to be what we never were. ~ Moliere

I never want to stop making memories with you. ~ Pierre Jeanty

To love is nothing. To be loved is something. But to love and be loved, that’s everything. ~ T. Tolis

Love isn’t something you find. Love is something that finds you. ~ Loretta Young

Never sign a Valentine with your own name. ~ Charles Dickens

The giving of love is an education in itself. ~ Eleanor Roosevelt

You make me feel like a firefly. Trapped in a bell jar; starved for love. ~ Ayushee Ghoshal

Love is more than a noun – it is a verb; it is more than a feeling – it is caring, sharing, helping, sacrificing. ~ William Arthur Ward

I love you so damn much that it is starting to steal other words’ meanings. ~ Open 365

If you were in an accident, I wouldn’t stop for red lights. ~ The West Wing

Love is the strange bewilderment which overtakes one person on account of another person. ~ James Thurber

Love is when he gives you a piece of your soul, that you never knew was missing. ~ Torquato Tasso.

Wine is constant proof that God loves us and loves to see us happy. ~ Benjamin Franklin

Let the beauty of what you love be what you do. ~ Rumi.

Short Sayings About Love

As he read, I fell in love the way you fall asleep: slowly, and then all at once. ~ John Green

To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides. ~ David Viscott

Age does not protect you from love, but love to some extent protects you from age. ~ Jeanne Moreau

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

Love is a thing that is full of cares and fears. ~ Ovid

Love is a game that two can play and both win. ~ Eva Gabor

If I loved you less, I might be able to talk about it more. ~ Jane Austen.

There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness. ~ Friedrich Nietzsche

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

Women are meant to be loved, not to be understood. ~ Oscar Wilde

Oh, if it be to choose and call thee mine, love, thou art every day my Valentine! ~ Thomas Hood

You open your heart knowing that there’s a chance it may be broken one day and in opening your heart, you experience a love and joy that you never dreamed possible. ~ Bob Marley

Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none. ~ William Shakespeare

There is no remedy for love but to love more. ~ Henry David Thoreau

Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that. ~ Martin Luther King Jr.

Pursue some path, however narrow and crooked, in which you can walk with love and reverence. ~ Henry David Thoreau

I want to be with you until my last page. ~ A.R. Asher.

Famous Short Love Quotes

Love is like war: easy to begin but very hard to stop. ~ H. L. Mencken

Trust your intuition and be guided by love. ~ Charles Eisenstein

Death cannot stop true love. All it can do is delay it for a while. ~ The Princess Bride

Tell me who you love and I’ll tell you who you are. ~ Creole Proverb

Your love shines in my heart as the sun shines upon the earth. ~ Eleanor Di Guillo

Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired. ~ Robert Frost

You’ve gotta dance like there’s nobody watching, Love like you’ll never be hurt, Sing like there’s nobody listening, And live like it’s heaven on earth. ~ William W. Purkey

Where there is love there is life. ~ Mahatma Gandhi

Love me and I may be forced to love you. ~ William Arthur Ward

The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire. ~ Ferdinand Foch.

Love is when the other person’s happiness is more important than your own. ~ H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

We loved with a love that was more than love. ~ Edgar Allen Poe, Annabel Lee.

Short Sayings and Love Quotes for Couples

Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful. ~ Herman Cain

On this Valentine’s Day my hope and wish is that our love will be forever. ~ Catherine Pulsifer

Love is a choice you make from moment to moment. ~ Barbara De Angelis

Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own. ~ Robert A. Heinlein

It would be a privilege to have my heart broken by you. ~ The Fault In Our Stars

You can’t buy love, but you can pay heavily for it. ~ Henny Youngman

I love how she makes me feel like anything is possible, or like life is worth it. ~ 500 Days of Summer

True love stories never have endings. ~ Richard Bach

Love is the magician that pulls man out of his own hat. ~ Ben Hecht

It is sad not to love, but it is much sadder not to be able to love. ~ Miguel de Unamuno

Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life. ~ Leo Buscaglia

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I swear I couldn’t love you more than I do right now, and yet I know I will tomorrow. ~ Leo Christopher

The sun loves the moon so much that he dies every night to let her breathe. ~ Jeffrey Fry

Loved you yesterday, love you still, always have, always will. ~ Elaine Davis

Life is the flower for which love is the honey. ~ Victor Hugo

With the whole world crumbling, we pick this time to fall in love. ~ Ilsa in Casablanca

Love is friendship on fire. ~ Susan Sontag

Love is shown more in deeds than in words. ~ Saint Ignatius

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

We must be our own before we can be another’s. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

If you love yourself first, you will find your Valentine much quicker! ~ Mehmet Murat ildan

The sweetest of all sounds is that of the voice of the woman we love. ~ Jean de la Bruyère.

In order to be happy oneself it is necessary to make at least one other person happy. ~ Theodor Reik

I knew it the very first time I touched her. It was like coming home. ~​ Sleepless in Seattle

Pick me, choose me, love me. ~ Meredith Grey.

Beautiful Short Love Quotes

I knew the second I met you that there was something about you I needed. Turns out it wasn’t something about you at all. It was just you. ~​ Jamie McGuire

Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation. ~ Kahlil Gibran

What the world really needs is more love and less paperwork. ~ Pearl Bailey

I love that you are the last person I want to talk to before I go to sleep at night. ~ When Harry Met Sally

You make me want to be a better man. ~ As Good As It Gets

We love but once, for once only are we perfectly equipped for loving. ~ Cyril Connolly

You call it madness, but I call it love. ~ Don Byas

I would rather spend one lifetime with you, than face all the ages of this world alone. ~ Lord of The Rings

Better to have loved and lost, than to have never loved at all. ~ St. Augustine

Do what you love, and you will find the way to get it out to the world. ~ Judy Collins

I love you. I am at rest with you. I have come home. ~ Dorothy L. Sayers

For small creatures such as we, the vastness is bearable only through love. ~ Carl Sagan

Love is sharing your popcorn. ~ Charles Schultz

You can’t close your heart to things you don’t want to feel. ~ Johnny Depp

The first stab of love is like a sunset, a blaze of color ~ oranges, pearly pinks, vibrant purples… ~ Anna Godbersen

The only bubble in the flat champagne of February is Valentine’s Day. ~ Tom Robbins

Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well. ~ Vincent van Gogh

Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love. ~ Albert Einstein

You have bewitched me, body and soul, and I love… I love… I love you. ~ Mr. Darcy, Pride and Prejudice

One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life: that word is love. ~ Sophocles

I fell in love with her courage, her sincerity, and her flaming self respect. ~ F. Scott Fitzgerald

I love her and it is the beginning of everything. ~ F. Scott Fitzgerald

There is one pain, I often feel, which you will never know. It’s caused by the absence of you. ~ Ashleigh Brilliant.

We are shaped and fashioned by those we love. ~ Goethe

You, yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection. ~ Buddha

Love is not a volunteer thing. ~ Samuel Richardson

Love is an energy which exists of itself. It is its own value. ~ Thornton Wilder

The greatest thing you’ll ever learn is to love and be loved in return. ~ Natalie Cole

I love you simply, without problems or pride. ~ Pablo Neruda

As angry as the sky looks, it’s still full of the colors of love. ~ Anthony T. Hincks

To be your friend was all I ever wanted; to be your lover was all I ever dreamed. ~ Valerie Lombardo

What is love? It is the morning and the evening star. ~ Sinclair Lewis

Love comforteth like sunshine after rain. ~ William Shakespeare

I love you. Remember. They cannot take it. ~ Lauren Oliver

We are born of love; Love is our mother. ~ Rumi.

I never loved you any more than I do, right this second. And I’ll never love you any less than I do, right this second. ~ Kami Garcia

A loving heart is the truest wisdom. ~ Charles Dickens

You are my dearest one. My reason for life. ~ Ian McEwan.

I love you not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you. ~ Elizabeth Barrett Browning

I like you very much. Just as you are. ~ Bridget Jones’ Diary

Love is the crowning grace of humanity, the holiest right of the soul, the golden link which binds us. ~ Petrarch.

I wonder if I could take back every ‘I love you’ ever said to you, would I do it? ~ Faraaz Kazi.

Grow old along with me; the best is yet to be. ~ Robert Browning.

A valentine warms the heart. ~ Kriss Stewart.

The best proof of love is trust. ~ Joyce Brothers

We need not think alike to love alike. ~ Francis David.

To love at all is to be vulnerable ~ C.S. Lewis.

I believe there are some things in life you can’t deny or rationalize, and [love] is one of them. ~ Cate Blanchett

Love is always patient and kind. ~ 1 Corinthians 13:4-7.

Awesome Short Love Quotes

The best love is the kind that awakens the soul; that makes us reach for more, that plants the fire in our hearts and brings peace to our minds. ~ Noah from The Notebook

You are my heart, my life, my one and only thought. ~ Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

I have decided to stick to love; hate is too great a burden to bear. ~ Martin Luther King, Jr.

Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don’t know how to replenish its source. ~ Anais Nin

Speak low, if you speak love. ~ William Shakespeare

Love: a temporary insanity, curable by marriage. ~ Ambrose Bierce

Love makes your soul crawl out from its hiding place. ~ Zora Neale Hurston

You know it’s love when all you want is that person to be happy, even if you’re not part of their happiness. ~ Julia Roberts

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.

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Sunsets are loved because they vanish. ~ Ray Bradbury.

Love is when you meet someone who tells you something new about yourself. ~ Andre Breton.

There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved. ~ George Sand.

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A man is already halfway in love with any woman who listens to him. ~ Brendan Francis.

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


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