Romantic - Quotes & Sayings

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I love you the more in that I believe you had liked me for my own sake and for nothing else.

John Keats

A beautiful woman delights the eye; a wise woman, the understanding; a pure one, the soul.

Minna Antrim

True love stories never have endings.

Richard Bach

Morning without you is a dwindled dawn.

Emily Dickinson

All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.

Edgar Allan Poe

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

William Blake

If you are not too long, I will wait here for you all my life.

Oscar Wilde

A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure.

Charlie Chaplin

Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.

Maya Angelou

When you look at me, when you think of me, I am in paradise.

William Makepeace Thackeray

I love you more than my own skin.

Frida Kahlo

I love you - I am at rest with you - I have come home.

Dorothy L. Sayers

Love is the silent saying and saying of a single name.

Mignon McLaughlin

You cannot look up at the night sky on the Planet Earth and not wonder what it's like to be up there amongst the stars. And I always look up at the moon and see it as the single most romantic place within the cosmos.

Tom Hanks

Love planted a rose, and the world turned sweet.

Katharine Lee Bates

Kiss me and you will see how important I am.

Sylvia Plath

Heard melodies are sweet, but those unheard are sweeter.

John Keats

If you don't love me, it does not matter, anyway I can love for both of us.

Stendhal

How far away the stars seem, and how far is our first kiss, and ah, how old my heart.

William Butler Yeats

Tradition wears a snowy beard, romance is always young. John Greenleaf Whittier

John Greenleaf Whittier

We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can only fly by embracing one another.

Luciano De Crescenzo

A man's kiss is his signature.

Mae West

There is no charm equal to tenderness of heart.

Jane Austen

Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.

Carolyn Gold Heilbrun

The thing is that love gives us a ringside seat on somebody else's flaws, so of course you're gonna spot some things that kinda need to be mentioned. But often the romantic view is to say, 'If you loved me, you wouldn't criticise me.' Actually, true love is often about trying to teach someone how to be the best version of themselves.

Alain de Botton

There's something about the sound of a train that's very romantic and nostalgic and hopeful.

Paul Simon

My heart is like a singing bird.

Christina Rossetti

I love Paris for the million reasons that everybody loves the city. It's an incredibly romantic and beautiful place.

Alan Furst

Romance is tempestuous. Love is calm.

Mason Cooley

When I walk with you I feel as if I had a flower in my buttonhole.

William Makepeace Thackeray

At the end of the day, if the guy is going to write the girl a letter, whether it's chicken scratch or scribble or looks like a doctor's note, if he takes the time to put pen to paper and not type something, there's something so incredibly romantic and beautiful about that.

Meghan Markle

Come live with me and be my love, And we will all the pleasures prove, That valleys, groves, hills, and fields, Woods, or steepy mountain yields.

Christopher Marlowe

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

Khalil Gibran

The real lover is the man who can thrill you just by touching your head or smiling into your eyes - or just by staring into space.

Marilyn Monroe

I'm a hopeless romantic with a dirty mind.

Leelee Sobieski

My personal decorating style is cozy, romantic and a little rustic, with a sense of whimsy.

Kimberly Schlapman

All the beautiful sentiments in the world weigh less than a single lovely action.

James Russell Lowell

I'm a hopeless romantic and I believe that you can find love in many different places and be very conflicted. I've discovered as I've grown up that life is far more complicated than you think it is when you're a kid. It isn't just a straightforward fairytale.

Rachel McAdams

Love is a portion of the soul itself, and it is of the same nature as the celestial breathing of the atmosphere of paradise.

Victor Hugo

When I give I give myself.

Walt Whitman

I'm a romantic; a sentimental person thinks things will last, a romantic person hopes against hope that they won't.

F. Scott Fitzgerald

To me, romantic means, um, you follow your heart more than your mind. Sometimes when you're shooting a film, you have to follow your heart.

Wong Kar-wai

Romantic lovers require from each other at least the facade of reason: We desire to be what romantic love makes us appear in the other's eyes. We want to imagine we are deserving of the love we inspire.

Maggie Gallagher

I am such a sap when it comes to love! I believe in love at first sight all the way. But that's just the way it happened to me with my relationships. I love the idea of two people looking at each other and electricity flying around them; it's so romantic, and it's a great feeling.

Kim Barnouin

It is better to have loved and lost than never to have lost at all.

Samuel Butler

Breathless, we flung us on a windy hill, Laughed in the sun, and kissed the lovely grass.

Rupert Brooke

I am certain of nothing but the holiness of the heart's affections, and the truth of imagination.

John Keats

What is a kiss? Why this, as some approve: The sure, sweet cement, glue, and lime of love.

Robert Herrick

There is only one thing that a man really wants to do, all his life; and that is, to find his way to his God, his Morning Star, salute his fellow man, and enjoy the woman who has come the long way with him.

D. H. Lawrence

Back in the Seventies, we had a romantic, poetic vision of the future, like it was in the movie '2001: A Space Odyssey.' It felt as if everything was still ahead of us.

Jean-Michel Jarre