They say out of the abundance of the heart, the mouth speaks.
But there’s an exception to any rule.
When it comes to expressing our feelings, our nerves get the better of us most of the time. The next thing we know, we already said things we don’t mean.
And every now and then, we don’t say what we truly feel inside.
Now, how can you make her know how you really feel about her? What do you need to prepare?
Remember, it’s not the most lavish dinner nor the most expensive present that convinces.
It’s the consistent sincerity one manifests that melts even the iciest heart.
Here are some quotes that will inspire you to throw all your pretenses and lay it all down for her.
Not only because you have mustered the courage, but because she genuinely deserves it.
A glimpse of how poets, writers and famous people fall in love
“Any man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl is simply not giving the kiss the attention it deserves.” ― Albert Einstein
“Anyone who falls in love is searching for the missing pieces of themselves. So anyone who’s in love gets sad when they think of their lover. It’s like stepping back inside a room you have fond memories of, one you haven’t seen in a long time.” ― Haruki Murakami
“Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back. Those who wish to sing always find a song. At the touch of a lover, everyone becomes a poet.” ― Plato
“I fell in love with her courage, her sincerity, and her flaming self respect. And it’s these things I’d believe in, even if the whole world indulged in wild suspicions that she wasn’t all she should be. I love her and it is the beginning of everything.” ― F. Scott Fitzgerald (on his wife Zelda)
“If I had a flower for every time I thought of you … I could walk through my garden forever.” ― Alfred Tennyson
“Lost love is still love. It takes a different form, that’s all. You can’t see their smile or bring them food or tousle their hair or move them around a dance floor. But when those senses weaken another heightens. Memory. Memory becomes your partner. You nurture it. You hold it. You dance with it.” ― Mitch Albom
“One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life: That word is love.” ― Sophocles
“Only once in your life, I truly believe, you find someone who can completely turn your world around. You tell them things that you’ve never shared with another soul and they absorb everything you say and actually want to hear more. You share hopes for the future, dreams that will never come true, goals that were never achieved and the many disappointments life has thrown at you. The things that seem insignificant to most people such as a note, song or walk become invaluable treasures kept safe in your heart to cherish forever. Memories of your childhood come back and are so clear and vivid it’s like being young again. Colors seem brighter and more brilliant. Laughter seems part of daily life where before it was infrequent or didn’t exist at all. Simple things bring them to mind like a pale blue sky, gentle wind or even a storm cloud on the horizon. You open your heart knowing that there’s a chance it may be broken one day and in opening your heart, you experience a love and joy that you never dreamed possible.” ― Bob Marley
“Promise me you’ll never forget me because if I thought you would, I’d never leave.” ― A.A. Milne
“Remember to hold hands and cherish the moment for someday that person might not be there again. Give time to love, give time to speak! And give time to share the precious thoughts in your mind.” ― Bob Moorehead
“Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.” ― Elinor Glyn
“The real lover is the man who can thrill you by kissing your forehead or smiling into your eyes or just staring into space.” ― Marilyn Monroe
“There are two basic motivating forces: fear and love. When we are afraid, we pull back from life. When we are in love, we open to all that life has to offer with passion, excitement and acceptance.” ― John Lennon
“They say when you are missing someone that they are probably feeling the same, but I don’t think it’s possible for you to miss me as much as I’m missing you right now.” ― Edna St. Vincent Millay
“Two people in love, alone, isolated from the world, that’s beautiful.” ― Milan Kundera
“We loved with a love that was more than love.” ― Edgar Allan Poe
“You can talk with someone for years, everyday, and still, it won’t mean as much as what you can have when you sit in front of someone, not saying a word, yet you feel that person with your heart, you feel like you have known the person for forever … connections are made with the heart, not the tongue.” ― C. JoyBell C.
“You don’t love someone for their looks, or their clothes or for their fancy car, but because they sing a song only you can hear.” ― Oscar Wilde
“You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.” ― Dr. Seuss
Love quotes from books and movies that touched our hearts
“And in her smile I see something more beautiful than the stars.” ― Across the Universe by Beth Revis
“I wanted to tell you that wherever I am, whatever happens, I’ll think of you, and the time we spent together, as my happiest time. I’d do it all over again. If I had the choice, no regrets.” ― Boundless by Cynthia Hand
“A soulmate’s purpose is to shake you up, tear apart your ego a little bit, show you your obstacles and addictions, break your heart open so new light can get in, make you so desperate and out of control that you have to transform your life, then introduce you to your spiritual master …” ― Elizabeth Gilbert, Eat, Pray, Love
“As he read, I fell in love the way you fall asleep: slowly, and then all at once.” ― John Green, The Fault In Our Stars
“Before you, Bella, my life was like a moonless night. Very dark, but there were stars, points of light and reason. And then you shot across my sky like a meteor. Suddenly everything was on fire; there was brilliancy, there was beauty. When you were gone, when the meteor had fallen over the horizon, everything went black. Nothing had changed, but my eyes were blinded by the light. I couldn’t see the stars anymore. And there was no more reason, for anything.” ― Stephenie Meyer, New Moon
“Finding someone you love and who loves you back is a wonderful, wonderful feeling. But finding a true soul mate is an even better feeling. A soul mate is someone who understands you like no other, loves you like no other, will be there for you forever, no matter what. They say that nothing lasts forever, but I am a firm believer in the fact that for some, love lives on even after we’re gone.” ― Cecelia Ahern, P.S. I Love You
“For the two of us, home isn’t a place. It is a person. And we are finally home.” ― Stephanie Perkins, Anna And The French Kiss
“Here it’s safe, here it’s warm. Here the daisies guard you from every harm. Here your dreams are sweet and tomorrow brings them true. Here is the place where I love you.” ― Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games
“I don’t care how hard being together is, nothing is worse than being apart.” ― Starcrossed by Josephine Angelini
“No matter what has happened. No matter what you’ve done. No matter what you will do. I will always love you. I swear it.” ― Defiance by C.J. Redwine
“It’s one thing to fall in love. It’s another to feel someone else fall in love with you, and to feel a responsibility toward that love.” ― Every Day by David Leviathan
“I love you the way a drowning man loves air. And it would destroy me to have you just a little.” ― The Crown of Embers by Rae Carson
“I’m in love with you, and I’m not in the business of denying myself the simple pleasure of saying true things. I’m in love with you, and I know that love is just a shout into the void, and that oblivion is inevitable, and that we’re all doomed and that there will come a day when all our labor has been returned to dust, and I know the sun will swallow the only earth we’ll ever have, and I am in love with you.” ― The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
“I knew the second I met you that there was something about you I needed. Turns out it wasn’t something about you at all. It was just you.” – Beautiful Disaster by Jamie McGuire
“I love you. Remember. They cannot take it.” – Delirium by Lauren Oliver
“If my love were an ocean, there would be no more land. If my love were a desert, you would see only sand. If my love were a star late at night, only light. And if my love could grow wings, I’d be soaring in flight.” –Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher
“But you’ve slipped under my skin, invaded my blood and seized my heart.” – Poison Study by Maria V. Snyder
“And I’ve realized that the Beatles got it wrong. Love isn’t all we need—love is all there is.” – Second Chance Summer by Morgan Matson
“No matter where I went, I always knew my way back to you. You are my compass star.” – For Darkness Shows the Stars by Diana Peterfreund
“I love you without knowing how, or when, or from where. I love you simply, without problems or pride: I love you in this way because I do not know any other way of loving but this, in which there is no I or you, so intimate that your hand upon my chest is my hand, so intimate that when I fall asleep your eyes close.” ― Pablo Neruda, 100 Love Sonnets
“I loved you like a man loves a woman he never touches, only writes to, keeps little photographs of.” ― Charles Bukowski, Love Is A Dog From Hell
“I want to be the friend you fall hopelessly in love with. The one you take into your arms and into your bed and into the private world you keep trapped in your head. I want to be that kind of friend. The one who will memorize the things you say as well as the shape of your lips when you say them. I want to know every curve, every freckle, every shiver of your body. I want to know where to touch you, I want to know how to touch you. I want to know convince you to design a smile just for me. Yes, I do want to be your friend. I want to be your best friend in the entire world.” –Unravel Me by Tahereh Mafi
“I will love you always. When this red hair is white, I will still love you. When the smooth softness of youth is replaced by the delicate softness of age, I will still want to touch your skin. When your face is full of the lines of every smile you have ever smiled, of every surprise I have seen flash through your eyes, when every tear you have ever cried has left its mark upon your face, I will treasure you all the more, because I was there to see it all. I will share your life with you, Meredith, and I will love you until the last breath leaves your body or mine.” ― Laurell K. Hamilton, A Lick Of Frost
“If all else perished and he remained, I should still continue to be; and if all else remained, and he were annihilated, the universe would turn to a mighty stranger.” ― Emily Brontë, Wuthering Heights
“If you gave someone your heart and they died, did they take it with them? Did you spend the rest of forever with a hole inside you that couldn’t be filled?” ― Jodi Picoult, Nineteen Minutes
“In vain have I struggled. It will not do. My feelings will not be repressed. You must allow me to tell you how ardently I admire and love you.” ― Jane Austen, Pride And Prejudice
“It was love at first sight, at last sight, at ever and ever sight.” ― Vladimir Nabokov, Lolita
“Love has nothing to do with what you are expecting to get—only with what you are expecting to give — which is everything.” ― Katharine Hepburn, Me: Stories Of My Life
“Love is a decision; it is a judgment; it is a promise. If love were only a feeling, there would be no basis for the promise to love each other forever. A feeling comes and it may go. How can I judge that it will stay forever, when my act does not involve judgment and decision.” ― Erich Fromm, The Art Of Loving
“Love is a temporary madness, it erupts like volcanoes and then subsides. And when it subsides, you have to make a decision. You have to work out whether your roots have so entwined together that it is inconceivable that you should ever part. Because this is what love is. Love is not breathlessness, it is not excitement, it is not the promulgation of promises of eternal passion, it is not the desire to mate every second minute of the day, it is not lying awake at night imagining that he is kissing every cranny of your body. No, don’t blush, I am telling you some truths. That is just being ‘in love’, which any fool can do. Love itself is what is left over when being in love has burned away, and this is both an art and a fortunate accident.” ― Louis de Bernières, Captain Corelli’s Mandolin
“Love is like the wind, you can’t see it but you can feel it.” ― Nicholas Sparks, A Walk To Remember
“Love lets you find those hidden places in another person, even the ones they didn’t know were there, even the ones they wouldn’t have thought to call beautiful themselves.” ― Wild Awake by Hilary T. Smith
“Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind, and therefore is winged Cupid painted blind.” ― William Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night’s Dream
“Once upon a time there was a boy who loved a girl and her laughter was a question he wanted to spend his whole life answering.” ― Nicole Krauss, The History Of Love
“She was ready to deny the existence of space and time rather than admit that love might not be eternal.” ― Simone de Beauvoir, The Mandarins
“So it’s not gonna be easy. It’s going to be really hard; we’re gonna have to work at this everyday, but I want to do that because I want you. I want all of you, forever, everyday. You and me … every day.” ― Nicholas Sparks, The Notebook
“Then I realize what it is. It’s him. Something about him makes me feel like I am about to fall. Or turn to liquid. Or burst into flames.” ― Veronica Roth, Divergent
“There is never a time or place for true love. It happens accidentally, in a heartbeat, in a single flashing, throbbing moment.” ― Sarah Dessen, The Truth About Forever
“To love at all is to be vulnerable. Love anything and your heart will be wrung and possibly broken. If you want to make sure of keeping it intact you must give it to no one, not even an animal. Wrap it carefully round with hobbies and little luxuries; avoid all entanglements. Lock it up safe in the casket or coffin of your selfishness. But in that casket, safe, dark, motionless, airless, it will change. It will not be broken; it will become unbreakable, impenetrable, irredeemable. To love is to be vulnerable.” ― C.S. Lewis, The Four Loves
“To love. To be loved. To never forget your own insignificance. To never get used to the unspeakable violence and the vulgar disparity of life around you. To seek joy in the saddest places. To pursue beauty to its lair. To never simplify what is complicated or complicate what is simple. To respect strength, never power. Above all, to watch. To try and understand. To never look away. And never, never to forget.” ― Arundhati Roy, The Cost Of Living
“When someone loves you, the way they say your name is different. You know that your name is safe in their mouth.” ― Jess C. Scott, The Intern
“You are the one girl that made me risk everything for a future worth having.” ― Simone Elkeles, Perfect Chemistry
“I want everyone to meet you. You’re my favorite person of all time.” ― Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell
Love quotes that will make her smile
You are by far the most amazing, beautiful, sexy, loving, kind and annoying woman in the world. I included that last one so you knew that I was being honest!
I love you more than I love getting drunk. And I really, really love getting drunk.
You had me at “leave me alone, you freak”.
Your looks, your brain, your romance, and your cooking all get an A+.
I may not be perfect, but I always let you be right. And I know I’m not wrong about that!
Roses are red, violets are blue, I’m no poet, I just wanna kiss you!
Are you a camera? Because every time I look at you I want to smile.
Knowing that you’ll be with me forever is like hitting the jackpot. I am a winner!
I want to spend the rest of my live annoying you!
Love quotes that will make her heart melt
You are the one for me. I have never been so sure of anything in all my life.
I have waited so long for the perfect girl and my patience has finally paid off.
You can do no wrong in my eyes. You are perfect!
You’re gonna have to stop being so gorgeous because my heart is about to beat completely out of my chest.
Time and time again I have to pinch myself when I see you next to me. You are my dream come true.
I promise to handle your heart with care and treasure it with love.
Kissing you is my favorite hobby. Holding you is my favorite pastime.
Surely, I am being rewarded because I have you.
You may not be perfect, you are flawed like all humans. But you are perfect to me and that’s all that matters.
You are the winner and the sole owner of my heart.
Not so long ago I was alone and lost, and then you came along and I was home. Thank you for finding me.
Breathtaking should mean YOU in the dictionary.
Lying in your loving arms is heaven on earth.
The meaning of my life is you. The meaning of love is you. The meaning of dreams coming true is you.
The power of your smile should never be underestimated. It melts my heart and touches my soul.
It’s amazing how many people there are walking around this earth, yet all I see is you.
I will walk with you and follow you till the end.
There is magic everytime you look at me. I’m in heaven when you touch me.
My heart and soul belong only to you. My world revolves only around you. My heart is truly only for you.
No one else matters when I look into your eyes.
You’ll fit perfectly snug in my arms for all eternity, my love.
Take my hand, my heart and my soul because it is meant for you.
No one will ever know how perfect you are to me.
I crown you the Queen of my heart.
On this day, I vow to be completely yours forever.