10 Great Quotes from Writers about Love
Ten of the most profound and witty quotes from writers on the subject of love
‘All life is just a progression toward, and then a recession from, one phrase – “I love you.”’ – F. Scott Fitzgerald
‘Self-love seems so often unrequited.’ – Anthony Powell
‘You cannot save people, you can only love them.’ – Anaïs Nin
‘Love and scandal are the best sweeteners of tea.’ – Henry Fielding
‘Of course it’s possible to love a human being – if you don’t know them too well.’ – Charles Bukowski
‘To be fond of dancing was a certain step towards falling in love.’ – Jane Austen
‘There are all kinds of love in the world, but never the same love twice.’ – F. Scott Fitzgerald
‘Love is like the measles; we all have to go through it.’ – Jerome K. Jerome
‘If you wish women to love you be original; I know a man who used to wear felt boots summer and winter & women fell in love with him.’ – Anton Chekhov
Image: ‘Love’ by Usbkabel (2014), Wikimedia Commons, share-alike licence.
Posted on February 9, 2015, in Literature and tagged Books, Classics, English Literature, Literature, Quotations, Quotes, Quotes about Love, Valentine's Day, Writers, Writing. Bookmark the permalink. 24 Comments.