When Love is True Quotes

You'll know when you find "the one."

I got lost in him, and it was the kind of lost that's exactly like being found.  
True love doesn't happen right away; it's an ever-growing process. It develops after you've gone through many ups and downs, when you've suffered together, cried together, laughed together.

 You're not looking for perfection in your partner. Perfection is all about the ego. With soulmate love, you know that true love is what happens when disappointment sets in - and you're willing to deal maturely 

 True love is not a strong, fiery, impetuous passion. It is, on the contrary, an element calm and deep. It looks beyond mere externals, and is attracted by qualities alone. It is wise and discriminating, and its devotion is real and abiding.

 I believe in true love, and I believe in happy endings. And I believe.

True love, to me, is when she's the first thought that goes through your head when you wake up and the last thought that goes through your head before you go to sleep.

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.

Maybe true love isn't out there for me, but I can sublimate my loneliness with the notion that true love is out there for someone.

 True love is selfless. It is prepared to sacrifice.

 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.

 However rare true love may be, it is less so than true friendship.

 Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we cannot live within
Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world 

 Once the realization is accepted that even between the closest human beings infinite distances continue, a wonderful living side by side can grow, if they succeed in loving the distance between them which makes it possible for each to see the other whole against the sky
 The most important thing in life is to learn how to give out love, and to let it come in
 Love will find a way through paths where wolves fear to prey
 If I know what love is, it is because of you
 I love you not because of who you are, but because of who I am when I am with you
 Love is a friendship set to music
 We are shaped and fashioned by what we love
 When we are in love we seem to ourselves quite different from what we were before.
 Love in its essence is spiritual fire
 The way to love anything is to realize that it may be lost
It takes courage to love, but pain through love is the purifying fire which those who love generously know. We all know people who are so much afraid of pain that they shut themselves up like clams in a shell and, giving out nothing, receive nothing and therefore shrink until life is a mere living death 
 Don't brood. Get on with living and loving. You don't have forever
 Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope
Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it 
Love is of all passions the strongest, for it attacks simultaneously the head, the heart and the senses