What Are Some Famous Quotes About Love?

What Are Some Famous Quotes About Love?


Quotes about love include "There is only one happiness in life -- to love and to be loved" by George Sand. Other notable quotes include "Where there is love there is life" by Mahatma Gandhi; and "There is no remedy for love than to love more" by Henry David Thoreau.

Another famous quote on love is "Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud" from 1 Corinthians 13 in the Bible. This particular quote is often used in Christian weddings.

The quote on happiness and love is the most famous from George Sand, who was a French Romantic writer known for her romantic relationships with Frederic Chopin, the classical pianist, and the writer Alfred de Musset.

Gandhi was an advocate of non-violence, and his quote on love and life reflects his belief that love is one of the most supreme values humans can possess. Henry David Thoreau wrote his quote on love in his journal after having met Ellen Sewall for just a few days and having become smitten by her. After John, his brother who was also in love with the lady, had been rejected, Thoreau wrote her a letter in which he himself proposed.