"Affection is responsible for nine-tenths of whatever solid and durable happiness there is in our lives." - C.S. Lewis

"At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet." - Plato

"Without love, we are birds with broken wings." - Mitch Albom

"Do all things with love." - Og Mandino

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

"I believe in the compelling power of love. I do not understand it. I believe it to be the most fragrant blossom of all this thorny existence." - Theodore Dreiser

"I can live without money, but I cannot live without love." - Judy Garland

"Death ends a life, not a relationship." - Mitch Albom

"I like not only to be loved, but also to be told I am loved." - George Eliot

"If you treat your wife like a thoroughbred, you'll never end up with a nag." - Zig Ziglar

"A woman marries a man expecting he will change, but he doesn't. A man marries a woman expecting that she won't change, and she does." - Unknown

"Many marriages would be better if the husband and the wife clearly understood that they are on the same side." - Zig Ziglar

[On difference between men & women] "I will never understand how you can take boiling hot wax, pour it on your upper-thigh, rip the hair out by the root, and still be afraid of a spider!"       - Jerry Seinfeld

"The opposite of loneliness, it's not togetherness. It is intimacy." - Richard Bach

"Whoever lives true life, will love true love." - Elizabeth Barrett Browning

"Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, and half-shut afterwards..." - Benjamin Franklin

“The moment we decide to throw more energy into fighting for our mate than with him, the crack of a fist on the enemy's jaw splits the ears of angels.” - Beth Moore

"You know you're in love when you can't fall asleep, because reality is finally better than your dreams." - Dr. Seuss

"They love indeed who quake to say they love..." - Philip Sidney

"Love unreciprocated is like a question without an answer..." - Kathryn Maye

"The object of love is to serve, not to win..." - Woodrow Wilson

"Where there is great love, there are always great miracles..." - Willa Cather

"I hate to be a failure. I hate and regret the failure of my marriages. I would gladly give up my millions for just one lasting marital success..." - J. Paul Getty

"The first duty of love is to listen..." - Paul Tillich

"Love doesn't make the world go round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile..." - Franklin Jones


"Happiness is made to be shared..." - Pierre Corneille

"There is no substitute for the comfort supplied by the utterly taken-for-granted relationship..." - Iris Murdoch

"It is only when we no longer compulsively need someone that we can have a real relationship with them..."
 - Anthony Storr

"Human relationships always help us to carry on because they always presuppose a future..." - Albert Camus

"No man is worth your tears, but once you find one that is, he won't make you cry..." - Unknown

"A life lived well in love will never be dull..." - Leo Buscaglia

"If you judge people, you have no time to love them..." - Mother Teresa

"Confidence is the sexiest thing a woman can have..." - Aimee Mullins

"In literature as well as in love, we are astonished at what is chosen by others..." - Andre Maurois

"Patience is passion tamed..." - Lyman Abbott

"Live as you would have wished to live when you are dying..." - Charles F Gellert

"Nothing is impossible to a willing heart..." - John Heywood

"The most important thing in life is to learn how to give out love, and to let it come in." - Morrie Schwartz

"Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened." - Dr. Seuss

"God loves each of us as if there were only one of us..." - Augustine

"Whoever said death and taxes are the only inevitable things in life was overlooking an obvious third one: family..." - William J. Doherty

"Love is pressing around us on all sides like air. Cease to resist, and instantly love takes possession..." 
- Amy Carmichael

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

"Do not marry a man to reform him. That is what reform schools are for." - Mae West

"All men make mistakes, but married men find out about them sooner." - Red Skelton

"Love takes up where knowledge leaves off." - Thomas Aquinas

"The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved; loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves." - Victor Hugo