(Closed) Favorite Love Quote(s)

posted 10 years ago in Beehive
Post # 3
192 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: July 2008

I don’t know if you can necessarily call these "quotes" but I like these little sayings I’ve gathered along the way….

"Tears of joy, Tears of laughter, Tears of Happily Ever After"

 Ambrose Bierce:  "Love is temporary insanity curable by marriage"

 Mignon McLaughlin: "A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person."

 Rainer Maria Rilke: "A good marriage is that in which each appoints the other guardian of his solitude."

 Rita Rudner: "I think men who have a pierced ear are better prepared for marriage. They’ve experienced pain and bought jewelry."

Will Stanton: "Getting a dog is like getting married. It teaches you to be less self-centered, to accept sudden, surprising outbursts of affection, and not to be upset by a few scratches on your car."

The Bible: 

For everything there is a season,
And a time for every matter under heaven:
A time to be born, and a time to die;
A time to plant, and a time to pluck up what is planted;
A time to kill, and a time to heal;
A time to break down, and a time to build up;
A time to weep, and a time to laugh;
A time to mourn, and a time to dance;
A time to throw away stones, and a time to gather stones together;
A time to embrace, And a time to refrain from embracing;
A time to seek, and a time to lose;
A time to keep, and a time to throw away;
A time to tear, and a time to sew;
A time to keep silence, and a time to speak;
A time to love, and a time to hate,
A time for war, and a time for peace.

Ecclesiastes 3:1-8

and the standard:  "Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be"

Post # 4
1458 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: August 2008

I get mine from songs so:

"Whats meant to be willalways find a way" Trisha Yearwood

"All you need is love" Lennon

those are my two long time faves 🙂 

Post # 5
383 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: December 1969

"Where there is love, there is life" Mahatma Ghandi

Post # 6
133 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: April 2008

My mom was helping my grandparents move out of their house of thirty-some years.  She asked my grandfather if he was upset about leaving his home.  He told my mom something that has always been my favorite love quote:

"My home is where ever she is." 

(Referring to my grandmother, of course.) Makes me all verklempt!

Post # 7
50 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: August 2008

If I know what love is, it is because of you. Hermann Hesse

Love conquers all things, let us surrender to love. (or in Latin: Amor vincit omnia et nos cedamus amori) Virgil

A more wedding focused quote: Let us celebrate the occasion with wine and sweet words. Plautus

Post # 8
95 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: June 2008

"Never cheat, steal or lie. But if you must cheat, cheat death. If you must steal, steal time. And if you lie, lie in the arms of the one you love." ~unknown

 "The greatest gift you’ll ever love is just love and be loved in return" ~ Moulin Rouge

"Love is a crime impossible to commit without an accomplice." ~unknown

<3 =)

Post # 9
43 posts
  • Wedding: July 2006

Here are my favs

Love is the life of the soul, it is the harmony of the universe – William Ellery Channing

If I could reach up and hold a star for every time you’ve made me smile, the entire evening sky would be in the palm of my hand – Unknown

Love doesn’t make the world go ’round; love is what makes the ride worthwhile – Franklin P. Jones

I have nothing more to give you than my heart – Spanish saying

Here is my heart, guard it well – French saying

Post # 11
161 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: December 1969

Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.

1 Corinthians 13:4-7

From A walk to remember.  My favorite quote. 

Post # 12
1 posts
  • Wedding: June 2009

The Journey of a lifetime begins with a trip down one narrow aisle.

Post # 13
33 posts
  • Wedding: November 2008

My favorite is a quote from a song

Dido "Thank you"

 I want to thank you
for giving me the best day of my life
Oh just to be with you
is having the best day of my life

Post # 14
405 posts
Helper bee

Not sure if you’re a LOST fan, but there was an awesome quote I found from LOST.
"All we need to survive is one person who truly loves us" ~ Penny Widmore

Post # 15
139 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: May 2018

"we are shaped and fashioned by what we love"



and the poem "brown penny" by yeats

Post # 16
199 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: June 2009

i collect love quotes… here are just a few of mine:

"let your love cover me, like a pair of angel wings" dar williams

"there was nobody in his life to slow him down with love" Annie Proulx

"the heart has its reasons, of which reason knows nothing" Pascal

"there is no love, only proof of love" Stealing Beauty

"intimacy is the princple source of the sugar with which this life is sweetened" Tom robbins

"the heart is an organ of fire" English Patient 

my all time favorite:

"do you want me to tell you something really subversive?  LOVE is everything its cracked up to be.  That’s why people are so cynical about it… It really is worth fighting for, being brave for, risking everything for.  And the trouble is, if you don’t risk anything you risk even more."  Erica Jong

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