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92 Short Love Quotes (In Less Than 100 Characters)

What is love? To some it is a great beautifier, to others it is a gift of oneself. Love means different things

to each and every single individual.Take a minute a day to whisper (or even shout) a short sentence to your loved ones, show them that your love is without condition; show them that your love and feelings are meaningful.

Go through our very short quotes about love and let yourself be inspired.

Work is love made visible.


Love is a great beautifier.

Louisa May Alcott

Love and a cough cannot be hid.

George Herbert

The best proof of love is trust.

Dr. Joyce Brothers

Love is eternal as long as it lasts.


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It is impossible to love and be wise.

Francis Bacon

Things are beautiful if you love them.

Jean Anouilh

To love is to transform; to be a poet.

Norman O. Brown

No one in love is free, or wants to be.


Love is, above all, the gift of oneself.

Jean Anouilh

How do I love thee? Let me count the ways.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Love and eggs are best when they are fresh.

Russian Proverb

In love there are things – bodies and words.

Joyce Carol Oates

Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs.

William Shakespeare

We loved with a love that was more than love.

Edgar Allan Poe

We love the things we love for what they are.

Robert Lee Frost

With love and patience, nothing is impossible.

Daisaku Ideda

Love is a game that two can play and both win.

Eva Gabor

But love is many things, none of them logical.

William Goldman

Love means not ever having to say you’re sorry.

Erich Segal

Love makes the time pass. Time makes love pass.

French Proverb

Love not what you are, but what you may become.

Miguel de Cervantes

Love . . . [is] a lack of personal selfishness.

Theodore M. Burton

We learn to love that to which we give our time.


Better to love amiss than nothing to have loved.

George CrabbeBetter to love amiss than nothing to have loved

Love and scandal are the best sweeteners of tea.

Henry Fielding

It’s easy to halve the potato where there’s love.

Irish Proverb

Love is or it ain’t. Thin love ain’t love at all.

Toni Morrison

I am in you and you in me, mutual in divine love.

William Blake

We are shaped and fashioned by what [whom] we love.

Helen Hayes

To love something is to give it room enough to grow.


Where love is concerned, too much is not even enough.

Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais

Where there is great love, there are always miracles.

Willa Sibert Cather

Love is like war: easy to begin but very hard to stop.

H. L. Mencken

Tell me whom you love and I will tell you who you are.


Love is like the measles; we all have to go through it.

Jerome Klapka Jerome

Love conquers all things; let us too surrender to Love.

VirgilLove conquers all things-let us too surrender to Love.

Anything will give up its secrets if you love it enough.

Dr. George Washington Carver

Find someone to love . . . and, oh, someone to love you.

Sacha Guitry

Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

Close your eyes and I’ll kiss you, tomorrow I’ll miss you.


I love her and that’s the beginning and end of everything.

F.S. Fitzgerald

Love ceases to be a pleasure when it ceases to be a secret.

Aphra Behn

Love you know, seeks to make happy rather than to be happy.

Charles William Gordon

The person who has earned love the least needs it the most.

F. Enzio Busche

Pains of love be sweeter far, than all other pleasures are.

John Dryden

At the center of non-violence stands the principle of love.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

I did not hear the words you said, instead I heard the love.

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It is a beautiful necessity of our nature to love something.

Douglas Jerrold

Love thy neighbor as yourself, but choose your neighborhood.

Louise Beal

We can do no great thing, only small things, with great love.


A love that can last forever takes but a second to come about.

Cuban Proverb

I do love I know not what; Sometimes this, and sometimes that.

Robert Herrick

When I saw you I fell in love, and you smiled because you knew.

William Shakespeare

We tend to fall in love with the things that we think are true.

Dee W. Hock

Love recieved and love given comprise the best form of therapy.

Gordon William Allport

There is only one sort of love, but there are a thousand copies.

Franois Duc de La Rochefoucauld

Love begets love, love knows no rules, this is the same for all.


It’s an extra dividend when you like the girl you’re in love with.

Clark Gable

But to see her was to love her, love but her, and love her forever.

Robert Burns

If you love someone, you must be strong enough to allow them to be.


If it is your time, love will track you down like a cruise missile.

Lynda Barry

Love is the greatest gift that one generation can leave to another.

Richard Garnett

It is sad not to love, but it is much sadder not to be able to love.

Miguel de UnamunoIt is sad not to love-but it is much sadder not to be able to love

A man in love is incomplete until he is married. Then he’s finished.

Zsa Zsa Gabor

True love is like ghosts, which everyone talks about and few have seen.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Sometimes I can’t see myself when I’m with you. I can only just see you.

Jodi Lynn Anderson

We never know the love of our parents for us till we have become parents.

Henry Ward Beecher

Love is an act of endless forgiveness a tender look which becomes a habit.

Peter Ustinov

To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.

Heather CortezTo the world you may be one person

To love and win is the best thing; to love and lose is the next best thing.

Maximillian Arturo

Love doesn’t make the world go round, love is what makes the ride worthwhile.

Elizabeth Browning

To learn and never be filled, is wisdom; To teach and never be weary is love.


Love is the joy of the good, the wonder of the wise, the amazement of the Gods.


Love is what is left in a relationship after all the selfishness has been removed.

Cullen Hightower

We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.

Tom Robbins

True love brings up everything you’re allowing a mirror to be held up to you daily.

Jennifer Aniston

And ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.

Kahlil GibranAnd ever has it been that love knows not its own depth

Only love interests me, and I am only in contact with things that revolve around love.

Marc Chagall

Love is like a violin. The music may stop now and then, but the strings remain forever.


The most precious possession that ever comes to a man in this world is a woman’s heart.

Josiah G. Holland

It is with true love as it is with ghosts; everyone talks about it, but few have seen it.

Franois Duc de La Rochefoucauld

Love is a promise, love is a souvenir, once given never forgotten, never let it disappear

John Lennon

A woman who pretends to laugh at love is like a child who sings at night when he is afraid.


No cord or cable can draw so forcibly, or bind so fast, as love can do with a single thread.

Robert Burns

Love and toothache have many cures, but none infallible, except possession and dispossession.

Benjamin Franklin

It is only with the heart that one can see rightly, what is essential is invisible to the eye.

Antoine de Saint-ExuperyIt is only with the heart that one can see rightly

I think it is all a matter of love the more you love a memory, the stronger and stranger it is.

Vladimir Nabokov

Love won’t be tampered with, love won’t go away. Push it to one side and it creeps to the other.

Isak Dinesen

The more I think about it, the more I realize there is nothing more artistic that to love others.

Vincent van Gogh

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