What Are Some Well-Known Short Love Sayings?

Some well-known short love sayings are "'Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all" and "You complete me." Other well-known short love sayings that come from movies include "Kiss me as if it were the last time" and "I’m just a girl, standing in front of a boy, asking him to love her."

Alfred Loyd Tennyson wrote in the poem "In Memoriam A. H. H." that love that comes with loss is better than never experiencing love. Tennyson is an English poet from the 19th century and his subject matter often includes the topic of love. In his poem "In Memoriam A. H. H.," Tennyson writes that even when he feels pain he remembers that he appreciates experiencing love, even if he eventually loses that love.

"You complete me" comes from the 1996 film "Jerry Maguire." In the film, the lead character transforms from a hardworking, shrewd business man into a loving family man.

In the 1942 film "Casablanca," character Ilsa Lund speaks the famous line "Kiss me. Kiss me as if it were the last time." An Academy Award winner for best picture, Casablanca uses a number of memorable quotes.

"I’m just a girl, standing in front of a boy, asking him to love her" hails from the 1999 film "Notting Hill." Julia Roberts and Hugh Grant star in the film, which follows the relationship between the two characters. Roberts delivers the memorable line while her character stands in a bookstore and talks to Grant's character.