When you love someone, you sacrifice.
—Kiera Cass in The One
However rare true love may be, it is less so than true friendship.
—Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Even though I tried to stop feeling things for him, I just couldn't.
—Abbi Glines in Hold On Tight
It's the love that goes through the hardest trials and survives that's worth having.
—Katie Ashley in The Proposal
Someone once told me love isn't perfect—or predictable.
—Lauren Morrill in Meant to Be
Don't break one girl's heart because you're trying to heal yourself of another one.
—Tarryn Fisher in F*ck Love
True love is supposed to make you into a better person―uplift you.
—Emily Giffin in Love the One You're With
While falling in love is fun, it's not everything, and it's not the antidote to an unfulfilled life.
—Jessica Valenti in Full Frontal Feminism
Lies can sound awfully pretty when a girl is in love with the person telling them.
—Gabrielle Zevin in All These Things I’ve Done
I hate you, but I still I miss you, and a part of me still loves you.
Real love is selfless.
—Yvonne Woon in Dead Beautiful
Coming generations will learn equality from poverty, and love from woes.
You never knew this, but I was in love. Okay, infatuated, but it felt like love at the time.
—Teresa Lo in Realities
Well, you have to find that rare someone for whom you're not putting on a show. Someone who shines a spotlight in your direction—not because you're who they need you to be, or who they want you to be…just because you're you.
—Jodi Picoult in Off the Page
Seventeen is an inconvenient time to be in love.
—Gayle Forman in If I Stay