Who needs a fairytale? In the end, I only want to be happy with a guy I love, and who loves me just as much. That's all I need.
—Cherrie Lynn in Rock Me
Men aren't stupid, and you don't need a complicated set of rules to find a good one who loves you. Here's the only rule you need: if a man loves you, he will do anything he can to keep you around. Anything.
—Kim Gruenenfelder in A Total Waste of Makeup
The right kind of love is supposed to bring out the best in people. It adds to your life, fills in all those gaps you didn't even realize were there.
—Cambria Hebert in #Rev
You might not have been my first love, but you were the love that made all the other loves irrelevant.
—Rupi Kaur in Milk and Honey
I tore myself away from the safe comfort of certainties through my love for truth - and truth rewarded me.
—Simone de Beauvoir
I think we love who we love and there's not a damn thing that can be done about it.
—Susan Donovan in He Loves Lucy
Love is doing a kindness for someone else, not expecting to receive anything in return.
—Sylvain Reynard in Gabriel's Rapture
So, fall asleep love, loved by me... for I know love, I am loved by thee.
We are nearer loving those who hate us than those who love us more than we wish.
—Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Love is a tyrant sparing none.
Many a man who falls in love with a dimple make the mistake of marrying the whole girl.
Love thy neighbour as yourself, but choose your neighbourhood.
Love is never defeated, and I could add, the history of Ireland proves it.
—Pope John Paul II
What does 'I love you' even mean? It's weird how different three words can feel. I mean, I've said it before but it's never felt so… big, you know? I'm not sure it meant the same thing then. Like, I was too young to get it.
—Christina Lauren in Beautiful Stranger
Is this what it means to become infatuated with someone? A heart becomes a hybrid, half yours, half theirs. Mine beats like this because it wants out. My chest aches to let his heart in.