Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. These inspirational love quotes are the perfect way to show the special someone in your life what they mean to you.
You could send them a text with one of these quotes about love to let them know you’re thinking of them, and how happy you are they’re in your life.
In our fast paced world, it becomes really easy to forget to tell our loved ones what they mean to us. So often our own success in life is due in large part to the support that we receive from others in our lives.
No one likes to be taken for granted but, sadly, that often happens, even though we don’t intend to do this.
How can you use these inspirational love quotes?
There are lots of ways to put them to use. You can share them on your Facebook page and tag your loved one so that they will be sure to see it.
Looking for a special gift? Just print these out and put them in a pretty frame. Nothing says “I love you on Valentine’s Day more than a framed quote about love.
Another idea is to print them out and fold them into the shape of a card, and add your special message inside.
You could even put pen to paper and use one of these quotes in a handwritten letter on National Handwriting Day.
Be sure to check back often. I update this page often with new quotes, when I find inspiring images.
“Love is the hardest habit to break and the most difficult to satisfy.”
~ Inspirational love quote by Drew Barrymore.
This quote has a lot of truth to it, but having a love potion cocktail is one way to steer the relationship in a satisfying direction!
“Life is a flower of which love is the honey.”
~ Romantic love quote by Victor Hugo
Whatever the occasion, flowers can make it better. You don’t need real flowers, though. Try making a bouquet of Tootsie Pop flowers instead of buying the real deal
“All you need is love, but a little bit of chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.
~ Funny love quote by Charles Schulz
Truer words were never said! There are many national days of the year devoted to chocolate. National bittersweet chocolate day is just one of them.
More inspirational love sayings
These love quotes are the perfect way to give a bit of extra affection to those most important in your life.
If your love for someone gives you thoughts of proposing marriage, you might also want to check out our post on National Proposal Day. This days is celebrated on the first day of spring and fall.
Here are some more love messages to share with those most dear.
“Love is like the wind. You can’t see it, but you can feel it.”
~ Inspirational quote by Nicholas Sparks from the book “A Walk to Remember.”
Being outside when the wind is blowing has such a cooling effect on a hot summer day. There is even a day devoted to drying clothes outdoors. It’s called National Hanging Out Day and is meant to inform us about the benefits of wind dried clothes.
“All you need is love. Love is all you need.”
This 1967 quote from the Beatles Album “Magical Mystery Tour” simply says it all.
If you grew up in the 60’s and 70’s, you will likely have fond memories of the Beatles. Music tastes now can run in another direction. Check out Quirky Country Music Titles Day for a different take on music.
“You are my todays, and all of my tomorrows.”
This inspirational Love quote by Leo Christopher is from the wedding of Mairel and Ju Desi
This wedding quote symbolizes the forward looking thoughts of all new brides and grooms. Are you thinking of getting married soon? Be sure to have a look at National Proposal Day, celebrated on the first day of Spring and Fall, each year.
“In a sea of people…My eyes always search for you.”
– author unknown.
Being near the sea means that there will likely be bikinis nearby. Head on over to find out about the history of the bikini here.
Start your day with love quotes
Beginning your day by sharing a love quote will put the recipient in a great mood all day long. Why not do breakfast in bed along with a quote that you have printed out especially for your loved one?
Here are a few that will delight your special person.
“You’re the kind of guy I’d like to cook breakfast for.” -unknown but would make a great card to add to a breakfast tray.
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, for so many reasons. It gives us a chance to connect with loved ones and energize ourselves for a busy day. What better way to do this than to celebrate International Waffle Day?
“I never want to stop making memories with you.”
– Beverly Preston – Holding on to Hope.
Memories can be hard to capture. Often, we’ll video them and save to DVDs or our computers. This wasn’t always the case, though. Before the ease of cell phone videos, we used to use video recorders to store our memories on tapes. Find out more about National VCR Day here.
“I kinda like you!”
– author unknown.
This quote typifies the feeling that children have for their teddy bears. They are almost like real friends to them! September 9 is celebrated each year as National Teddy Bear Day.
“You stole my heart, but I’ll let you keep it.”
– author unknown
This pretty flower looks as though it couldn’t possibly be real, but it is! The flower is known as bleeding heart. Find out how to grow bleeding heart here.
“Anyone can catch your eye, but it takes someone special to catch your heart.”
– anonymous quote
Hearts have long been the symbol of love and Valentine’s Day is the perfect day to show this love. Try making these Valentine’s Day kiss cookies for your special someone.
Love quotes to share with your better half
Quotes that express how you feel in the moment are always appreciated. If you are looking for that perfect sentiment to express your feelings right now, share one of these epic love quotes with your sweetheart.
“I fall for your smile, every single time.” – unknown author
A smile is one of the first things that people will notice about you, in my experience. One way to make sure that you (and those around you) are always smiling is to celebrate Be a Kid Again Day – every day!
“If you want to know where your heart is…look to where your mind is when it wanders.” unknown
It is easy to imagine where my heart was when I made this wine cork wall hanging. I’ll give you a hint – it has to do with a bottle!
“When you like a flower, you pluck it. When you love a flower, you water it daily.”
– Inspirational quote by Buddha
This quote is so true of my life. I have 11 garden beds! It’s no wonder that I celebrate National Water a Flower Day on May 30 each year!
“Love you then, Love you still. Always have, Always will.” unknown
Show that love by making this clay pot love bug candy dish to share goodies with your loved one!
“You = Awesome, Me = Lucky!” unknown
Luck is often associated with St. Patrick’s day. Head on over and check out these St. Patrick’s Day Quotes for luck.
“I like it when you smile, but I love it when I am the reason.” unknown
There are lots of reasons to smile. These be like a child quotes are one way to make sure a smile is always on your face.
“You’re not my number 1, you’re my only 1!” – unknown author
If you feel this way about your special person, be sure to check out National Spouses Day.
What is your favorite quote that tells your loved one how you really feel about them?
Other fun ways to show your love on Valentine’s Day
There are so many ways to show loved ones that you appreciate them on Valentine’s Day. You can make some heart shaped cookies with their names on them.
Or get crafty! Making Valentine inspired crafts is a fun and whimsical way to show love. Check out these posts for some fun ideas.
More inspirational love quotes for Valentine’s Day
If you still need more inspiration for a message for Valentine’s Day, one of these romantic love quotes may be just the thing to share with a loved one.
- Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit. – Kahil Gibran
- Love, having no geography, knows no boundaries. – Truman Capote
- All mankind love a lover. – Ralph Waldo Emerson
- Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs. – William Shakespeare
- Absence – that common cure of love. – Lord Byron
- Love does not dominate; it cultivates. – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
- Love is the greatest refreshment in life. – Pablo Picasso
- Don’t forget to love yourself. – Soren Kierkegaard
- Love is a friendship set to music. – Joseph Campbell
- The love we give away is the only love we keep. – Elbert Hubbard
For More inspirational quotes, please visit my Pinterest inspiration and motivation board. And for more inspirational quotes about luck and blessings, see my collection of Christmas quotes and graphics.
Would you like a reminder of this post for inspirational love quotes? Just pin this image to one of your Pinterest motivational boards.
Love quotes printable to frame
Readers of my blog love printables. Here is one for you to frame so that you can be reminded of these messages of love all the time. The printable is available in an 8 x 10 size which fits a traditional picture frame.
You will need to cut on the inside of the frame lines in the graphic for it to fit in this size frame. You can download the printable here and use the print function on your browser to print in 8 x 10 size.
NOTE: The print feature in the project card below only prints out to 3/4 size instead of full size, so this should be used only if you want to print the image and not frame it.
A note about sharing these love quotes:
It takes me a long time to make these graphics. I am happy for you to share these quotes, but please link to this post if your share them on social media or your blog. Thanks!
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Admin note: This post first appeared on the blog in December of 2017. I have updated the post to add new images, a printable to frame, and new love quotes to the list.
More quotes to share
For more motivational quotes, check out these pages:
- Valentine’s Day quotes.
- Easter quotes and graphics
- Halloween quotes
- April Food’s Day quotes
- 88 Thanksgiving inspirational sayings
- Heavy cardstock
- Picture frame
- Deskjet printer
- Load your printer with heavy cardstock and print the image
- Choose size settings on your printer for 8 x 10 inches.
- Cut the graphic on the inside of the frame lines.
- Frame in a picture frame to hang on the wall.
- If you don't wish to frame it, just attach to your journal so that you have the quotes handy.
Use the link in the instructions above to print to 8 x 10 size. If you use the print function on the project card, it will print at 3/4 size and not fit a frame. It will be suitable to save as a graphic unframed, though.