22 Happy Valentines Day Quotes

While some people dread Valentines Day, others look forward to it with excitement. This post of Happy Valentines Day Quotes is for all the true romantics out there – those who set aside the consumerism, gift giving, and expectations that are often attached to the day, and really celebrate it as a day for romance and love.

Here’s 22 Happy Valentines Day Quotes to remind you that Valentines day should, more than anything else, be about love. Included are quotes from W.H Auden, Shakespeare, and Oscar Wilde, and more

22 Happy Valentines Day Quotes to Remind You of Romance

Happy Valentines Day Quote 1

Doubt thou the stars are fire, Doubt that the sun doth move. Doubt truth to be a liar, But never doubt I love.

William Shakespeare


If you have only one smile in you give it to the people you love.

Maya Angelou


We are most alive when we’re in love.

John Updike


I’d rather have roses on my table than diamonds on my neck.

Emma Goldman


Happy Valentines Day Quote 2

They invented hugs to let people know you love them without saying anything.

Bil Keane


Each time you love, love as deeply as if it were forever.

Audre Lorde


Romance is thinking about your significant other, when you are supposed to be thinking about something else.

Nicholas Sparks


I’ll love you, dear, I’ll love you till China and Africa meet and the river jumps over the mountain and the salmon sing in the street.

W.H Auden


Happy Valentines Day Quote 3

Love is when the desire to be desired takes you so badly that you feel you could die of it.

Henri de Toulouse-Lautre


Oh, if it be to choose and call thee mine, love, thou art every day my Valentine!

Thomas Hood


Trip over love, you can get up. Fall in love and you fall forever.

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Happy Valentines Day Quotes 4

For you see, each day I love you more

Today more than yesterday and less than tomorrow.

Rosemonde Gerard


True love stories never have endings.

Richard Bach


Many are the starrs I see, but in my eye no starr like thee.

Old English Saying


Loving is not just looking at each other, it’s looking in the same direction.

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry


Who, being loved, is poor?

Oscar Wilde


We’re all a little weird. And life is a little weird. And when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and fall into mutually satisfying weirdness — and call it love — true love.

Robert Fulghum

Love, actually, is all around us.

Love Actually, Movie