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
There was something special about family by choice. It wasn't blood that held us all together. It was loyalty. Love.
—Cambria Hebert in #Junkie
Seventeen is an inconvenient time to be in love.
—Gayle Forman in If I Stay
Love means not ever having to say you're sorry.
Tell him he was my greatest adventure. Tell him I love him.
—Fisher Amelie in Vain
Nobody knows where it comes from, and nobody knows where it goes. Love doesn't make sense most of the time and that's what's so wonderful about it.
—Elin Hilderbrand in The Beach Club
I look at you, and I just love you, and it terrifies me. It terrifies me what I would do for you.
—Alexandra Bracken in Never Fade
What I do know is sometimes we love the wrong people and sometimes we marry them.
—Terry McMillan in Getting to Happy
True love doesn't always last. It doesn't always have to be for a lifetime.
—Taylor Jenkins Reid in One True Loves
It might be the biggest mistake of her life, but being here with him felt right.
—Leia Shaw in Boy Meets Nerd
I think some love you can stand to let go of because it's ultimately for the best, but other types you have to stick with until the day you die even when it's hard.
—Nick Burd in The Vast Fields of Ordinary
I used to think that any man of mine had to live up to a list of my expectations. I was wrong. Love has no list.
—Rachel Gibson in Any Man of Mine