"How on earth are you ever going to explain in terms of chemistry and physics so important a biological phenomenon as first love?" Albert Einstein.
The feeling of love is quite so impossible to express in words. The tides that rage within the heart cannot be harnessed by a string of letters. However, over the years many lovers have attempted to envelop this sensation by trying to sew together phrases which have captured at least some components of this physically enrapturing and mentally liberating phenomenon of love, culminating in some good love quotes. Through this article I shall try to give you some of the best ones ever expressed.
Good Quotes About Love by Famous People
In the space below, I give you some famous love quotes by some of the most known names in history.
"Love has no other desire but to fulfill itself. To melt and be like a running brook that sings its melody to the night. To wake at dawn with a winged heart and give thanks for another day of loving." Kahlil Gibran
"We are shaped and fashioned by what we love." Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"But love is blind, and lovers cannot see. The pretty follies that themselves commit." William Shakespeare in the "Merchant of Venice"
"Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind, And therefore is winged Cupid painted blind ." William Shakespeare in "A Midsummer Night's Dream".
"How silver-sweet sound lovers' tongues by night,
Like softest music to attending ears!" William Shakespeare in "Romeo and Juliet". For more, you can refer to love quotes from Romeo and Juliet and mesmerize your beloved with lines written by English Literature's greatest wizard.
"Love is the irresistible desire to be desired irresistibly." Louis Ginsberg
"You know you're in love when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams." Dr. Seuss
Humorous Love Quotes
Enjoy these funny love quotes from some of the greatest cynics on earth.
"Love: A temporary insanity curable by marriage." Ambrose Bierce
"True love comes quietly, without banners or flashing lights. If you hear bells, get your ears checked." Erich Segal
"The fickleness of the women I love is only equaled by the infernal constancy of the women who love me." George Bernard Shaw
"Love is a madness; if thwarted it develops fast." Mark Twain
"Gravitation cannot be held responsible for people falling in love." Albert Einstein
"Love conquers all things except poverty and toothache." Mae West.
"Every theory of love, from Plato down, teaches that each individual loves in the other sex what he lacks in himself." G. Stanley Hall
Love Quotes from Movies
Here are some heart touching movie quotes about love.
"I'm just a girl, standing in front of a boy, asking him to love her." Notting Hill
"I hate the way you talk to me, and the way you cut your hair. I hate the way you drive my car. I hate it when you stare. I hate your big dumb combat boots, and the way you read my mind. I hate you so much it makes me sick; it even makes me rhyme. I hate it, I hate the way you're always right. I hate it when you lie. I hate it when you make me laugh, even worse when you make me cry. I hate it that you're not around, and the fact that you didn't call. But mostly I hate the way I don't hate you. Not even close, not even a little bit, not even at all." Ten Things I Hate About You
"I would rather have had one breath of her hair, one kiss from her mouth, one touch of her hand, than eternity without it." City of Angels
"When you fall in love, it is a temporary madness. It erupts like an earthquake, and then it subsides. And when it subsides, you have to make a decision. You have to work out whether your roots are become so entwined together that it is inconceivable that you should ever part." Captain Corelli's Mandolin
"How can you stand here beside me and pretend not to remember? Not to know that my heart is breaking for you, that your face is the wonderful light burning in all this darkness." Wuthering Heights
"There are only four questions of value in life, Don Octavio. What is sacred? Of what is the spirit made? What is worth living for, and what is worth dying for? The answer to each is the same - only love." Don Juan DeMarco
So, you see love presents herself in a different avatar in front of each and every. She makes some, mars some and simply humors the others. So, each lover comes out with something new to offer to the bouquet of good love quotes. But no matter what love does to a person she makes sure she visits all. Otherwise such a love quote from the most unexpected from person, with the cruelest intentions in history, couldn't have been uttered.
"And I can fight only for something that I love, love only what I respect, and respect only what I at least know." Adolf Hitler