92 Romantic Quotes That Matter Most

When you truly get into relationships, you’ll get to know that patience is extremely important – at least for me. Romance is something you have to keep the focus on and make your partner feel beloved and special.

Here, are some romantic quotes that can change your life.

  1. “There is no pretending,” Jace said with absolute clarity. “I love you, and I will love you until I die, and if there is life after that, I’ll love you then.”
    ― Cassandra Clare
  2. “He’s like a drug for you, Bella.”
    ― Stephenie Meyer
  3. “When someone loves you, the way they talk about you is different. You feel safe and comfortable.”
    ― Jess C. Scott
  4. “You can’t force love, I realized. It’s there or it isn’t. If it’s not there, you’ve got to be able to admit it. If it is there, you’ve got to do whatever it takes to protect the ones you love.”
    ― Richelle Mead
  5. “Some women choose to follow men, and some women choose to follow their dreams. If you’re wondering which way to go, remember that your career will never wake up and tell you that it doesn’t love you anymore.”
    ― Lady Gaga
  6. “The best love is the kind that awakens the soul and makes us reach for more, that plants a fire in our hearts and brings peace to our minds. And that’s what you’ve given me. That’s what I’d hoped to give you forever”
    ― Nicholas Sparks
  7. “And I’m suppose to sit by while you date boys and fall in love with someone else, get married…?” His voice tightened. “And meanwhile, I’ll die a little bit more every day, watching.”
    ― Cassandra Clare,
  8. “I heard what you said. I’m not the silly romantic you think. I don’t want the heavens or the shooting stars. I don’t want gemstones or gold. I have those things already. I want…a steady hand. A kind soul. I want to fall asleep, and wake, knowing my heart is safe. I want to love, and be loved.”
    ― Shana Abe
  9. “They didn’t agree on much. In fact, they didn’t agree on anything. They fought all the time and challenged each other ever day. But despite their differences, they had one important thing in common. They were crazy about each other.”
    ― Nicholas Sparks
  10. “The very essence of romance is uncertainty.”
    ― Oscar Wilde
  11. “I cannot fix on the hour, or the spot, or the look or the words, which laid the foundation. It is too long ago. I was in the middle before I knew that I had begun.”
    ― Jane Austen
  12. “If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. If they don’t, they never were.”
    ― Kahlil Gibran
  13. “I can feel Peeta press his forehead into my temple and he asks, ‘So now that you’ve got me, what are you going to do with me?’ I turn into him. ‘Put you somewhere you can’t get hurt.”
    ― Suzanne Collins
  14. “When love is not madness it is not love.”
    ― Pedro Calderon de la Barca
  15. “Only a true best friend can protect you from your immortal enemies.”
    ― Richelle Mead
  16. “True love is rare, and it’s the only thing that gives life real meaning.”
    ― Nicholas Sparks
  17. “I was smiling yesterday,I am smiling today and I will smile tomorrow.Simply because life is too short to cry for anything.”
    ― Santosh Kalwar
  18. “Never close your lips to those whom you have already opened your heart.”
    ― Charles Dickens
  19. “It isn’t possible to love and part. You will wish that it was. You can transmute love, ignore it, muddle it, but you can never pull it out of you. I know by experience that the poets are right: love is eternal.”
    ― E.M. Forster
  20. “Say ‘provoking’ again. Your mouth looks provocative when you do.”
    ― Becca Fitzpatrick
  21. “You know what charm is: a way of getting the answer yes without having asked any clear question.”
    ― Albert Camus
  22. “You here to finish me off, Sweetheart?”
    ― Suzanne Collins
  23. “Every great love starts with a great story…”
    ― Nicholas Sparks
  24. “I stood still, vision blurring, and in that moment, I heard my heart break. It was a small, clean sound, like the snapping of a flower’s stem.”
    ― Diana Gabaldon
  25. “The heart is an arrow. It demands aim to land true.”
    ― Leigh Bardugo
  26. “And he took her in his arms and kissed her under the sunlit sky, and he cared not that they stood high upon the walls in the sight of many.”
    ― J.R.R. Tolkien
  27. “My soul will find yours.”
    ― Jude Deveraux
  28. “Come sleep with me: We won’t make Love, Love will make us.”
    ― Julio Cortázar
  29. “The Very first moment I beheld him, my heart was irrevocably gone.”
    ― Jane Austen
  30. “I wonder how many people don’t get the one they want, but end up with the one they’re supposed to be with.”
    ― Fannie Flagg
  31. “I’ve been fighting to be who I am all my life. What’s the point of being who I am, if I can’t have the person who was worth all the fighting for?”
    ― Stephanie Lennox
  32. “Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze. ”
    ― Elinor Glyn
  33. “So it’s true, when all is said and done, grief is the price we pay for love.”
    ― E.A. Bucchianeri
  34. “thus with a kiss I die”
    ― William Shakespeare
  35. “Sometimes you wake up from a dream. Sometimes you wake up in a dream. And sometimes, every once in a while, you wake up in someone else’s dream. ”
    ― Richelle Mead
  36. “In our time together, you claimed a special place in my heart, one I’ll carry with me forever and that no one can ever replace.”
    ― Nicholas Sparks,
  37. “Moments, when lost, can’t be found again. They’re just gone.”
    ― Jenny Han
  38. “She wanted something else, something different, something more. Passion and romance, perhaps, or maybe quiet conversations in candlelit rooms, or perhaps something as simple as not being second.”
    ― Nicholas Sparks
  39. “Romance is thinking about your significant other, when you are supposed to be thinking about something else.”
    ― nicholas sparks
  40. “When it comes to men who are romantically interested in you, it’s really simple. Just ignore everything they say and only pay attention to what they do.”
    ― Randy Pausch
  41. “I belong to my beloved, and my beloved is mine.”
    ― Jamie McGuire
  42. “Oh no. Don’t smile. You’ll kill me. I stop breathing when you smile.”
    ― Tessa Dare
  43. “It is an absolute human certainty that no one can know his own beauty or perceive a sense of his own worth until it has been reflected back to him in the mirror of another loving, caring human being.”
    ― John Joseph Powell
  44. “One can’t fight with oneself, for this battle has only one loser.”
    ― Mario Vargas Llosa
  45. “If you can capture a woman’s imagination, then you will have her. But imagination is a strange creature. It needs time and distance to function properly.”
    ― Kathleen Tessaro
  46. “You are speaking of my future lover. Be more respectful.”
    ― Charlaine Harris
  47. “For never was a story of more woe than this of Juliet and her Romeo.”
    ― William Shakespeare
  48. “He sighed. “The clouds I can handle. But I can’t fight with an eclipse.”
    ― Stephenie Meyer
  49. “I honestly have no idea how to live without you.”
    ― Stephenie Meyer
  50. “We all know him to be a proud, unpleasant sort of man; but this would be nothing if you really liked him.”
    ― Jane Austen
  51. “Don’t get your panties in such a twist… and give me back mine.”
    ― E.L. James
  52. “You always get more respect when you don’t have a happy ending.”
    ― Julia Quinn
  53. “If a man wants you, nothing can keep him away. If he doesn’t want you, nothing can make him stay.”
    ― Oprah Winfrey
  54. “Don’t leave a piece of jewelry at his house so you can go back and get it later; he may be with his real girlfriend.”
    ― Amy Sedaris
  55. “Falling for him would be like cliff diving. It would be either the most exhilarating thing that ever happened to me or the stupidest mistake I’d ever make.”
    ― Colleen Houck
  56. “One day, when I am a braver man, I will tell her these things, and then I will look her in the eye tell her I love her and ask her to be only mine. But until that day, we’re just friends.”
    ― Charlie Huston
  57. “That’s the choice. I love him, with all that, because of all that. On purpose. I love him on purpose.”
    ― Casey McQuiston
  58. “By you, I am forever undone.”
    ― Holly Black
  59. “If I let myself love you, I won’t throw myself in front of her. I’ll throw myself in front of you.”
    ― Richelle Mead
  60. “Nerd girls are the world’s most underutilized romantic resource. And guys, do not tell me that nerd girls are not hot because that shows a Paris Hilton-esque failure to understand hotness.”
    ― John Green
  61. “I felt like an animal, and animals don’t know sin, do they?”
    ― Jess C. Scott
  62. “Some people claim that marriage interferes with romance. There’s no doubt about it. Anytime you have a romance, your wife is bound to interfere.”
    ― Groucho Marx
  63. “Don’t kiss me like a woman if you’re going to treat me like a child.”
    ― Jeaniene Frost
  64. “My heart only ever had one thought, one want. One need. Despite all, in spite of all…All my heart has ever wanted is you.”
    ― Stephanie Laurens
  65. “Do you want to know why men name their penis? So the most important decisions in their life aren’t made by a stranger.”
    ― Linda Howard
  66. “To fall in love with God is the greatest romance; to seek him the greatest adventure; to find him, the greatest human achievement.”
    ― St. Augustine of Hippo
  67. “Every woman wants a man who’ll fall in love with her soul as well as her body.”
    ― Rainbow Rowell
  68. “What about when someone doesn’t need a shoulder? What if they need the arms?”
    ― Stephen Chbosky
  69. “I have tried to let you go and I cannot. I cannot stop thinking of you. I cannot stop dreaming about you.”
    ― Erin Morgenstern
  70. “Why do people always assume that volume will succeed when logic won’t? – Damon”
    ― L.J. Smith
  71. “You don’t take away my choices. You are my choice.”
    ― Colleen Houck
  72. “What if you find your soul mate… at the wrong time?”
    ― Lauren Kate
  73. “When you loved someone and had to let them go, there will always be that small part of yourself that whispers, “What was it that you wanted and why didn’t you fight for it?”
    ― Shannon L. Alder
  74. “It’s only terrible to have nothing to wait for.”
    ― Erich Maria Remarque
  75. “Memories were fine but you couldn’t touch them, smell them or hold them. They were never exactly as the moment was, and they faded with time.”
    ― Cecelia Ahern
  76. “I seem to have run in a great circle, and met myself again on the starting line.”
    ― Jeanette Winterson
  77. “what a luxury it was for people to hold their loved ones whenever they wanted”
    ― Cecelia Ahern
  78. “I don’t think we get a choice in who we fall for,” Ian whispers. “I think we just do.”
    ― Jodi Picoult
  79. “Statistically speaking, there is a 65 percent chance that the love of your life is having an affair. Be very suspicious.”
    ― Scott Dikkers
  80. “Just because I’m not forever by your side doesn’t mean that’s not precisely where I want to be.”
    ― Stephanie Laurens
  81. “The first time he’d held her hand, it felt so good that it crowded out all the bad things. It felt better than anything had ever hurt.”
    ― Rainbow Rowell
  82. “Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs.”
    ― William Shakespeare
  83. “I require three things in a man: he must be handsome, ruthless, and stupid.”
    ― Dorothy Parker
  84. “Like some wines our love could neither mature nor travel.”
    ― Graham Greene
  85. “Things work out the way they’re meant to”
    ― Danielle Steel
  86. “He is my world and my world is him and without him there is no world.”
    ― Lauren Oliver
  87. “We ruined each other by being together. We destroyed each other’s dreams.”
    ― Kate Chisman
  88. “Because you are the superhero fledgling. I’m just your more attractive sidekick. Oh, and the herd of nerds are your dorky minions.”
    ― P.C. Cast
  89. “Love is too precious to be ashamed of.”
    ― Laurell K. Hamilton
  90. “It was the nicest thing she could imagine. It made her want to have his babies and give him both of her kidneys.”
    ― Rainbow Rowell
  91. “Romance takes place in the middle distance. Romance is looking in at yourself through a window clouded with dew. Romance means leaving things out: where life grunts and shuffles, romance only sighs.”
    ― Margaret Atwood
  92. “But love, I’ve come to understand, is more than three words mumbled before bedtime. Love is sustained by action, a pattern of devotion in the things we do for each other every day.”
    ― Nicholas Sparks
  93. “Cut the ending. Revise the script. The man of her dreams is a girl.”
    ― Julie Anne Peters
  94. “Relationships are all about trust and equality. If one person shares, then the other person should share, too.”
    ― Sophie Kinsella
  95. “He was now in that state of fire that she loved. She wanted to be burnt.”
    ― Anaïs Nin


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