Powerful Love Sayings and Quotes

Love is stronger than hate. While the evening news and headlines may be projecting otherwise, there is far more that unites us than separates us. Below you’ll find a collection of wise and insightful powerful love quotes.

True love is eternal, infinite, and always like itself. It is equal and pure, without violent demonstrations: it is seen with white hairs and is always young in the heart. Honoré de Balzac
Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness. Oliver Wendell Holmes
If I know what love is, it is because of you. Hermann Hesse
So dear I love him that with him, / All deaths I could endure. / Without him, live no life. (Romeo and Juliet) William Shakespeare
She walks in beauty, / Like the night of cloudless climes and starry skies; / And all that's best of dark and bright / Meet in her aspect and her eyes. Lord Byron
A simple I love you means more than money. Frank Sinatra
There is no remedy for love but to love more. Henry David Thoreau
Love must be as much a light as it is a flame. Henry David Thoreau
Love yourself. Then forget it. Then, love the world. Mary Oliver
Each time you love, love as deeply as if it were forever—only, nothing is eternal. Audre Lorde
Love is the expansion of two natures in such fashion that each include the other, each is enriched by the other. Felix Adler
Flatter me, and I may not believe you. Criticize me, and I may not like you. Ignore me, and I may not forgive you. Encourage me, and I will not forget you. Love me and I may be forced to love you. William Arthur Ward
We look forward to the time when the Power of Love will replace the Love of Power. Then will our world know the blessings of peace. William E. Gladstone
Love's greatest gift is its ability to make everything it touches sacred. Barbara De Angelis
I know of no greater happiness than to be with you all the time, without interruption, without end. Franz Kafka
The supreme happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved. Victor Hugo
Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
The cure for all ills and wrongs, the cares, the sorrows and the crimes of humanity, all lie in the one word 'love.' It is the divine vitality that everywhere produces and restores life. Lydia Maria Child
Love is anterior to life, posterior to death, initial of creation, and the Exponent of earth. Emily Dickinson