Love Quotes - Authors V-Z

A collection of romantic loving quotes by authors V-Z.

  1. Those who are faithless know the pleasures of love; it is those who are faithful who know love's tragedies.
    --  "Oscar Wilde: The Picture of Dorian Gray"
  2. I have learned not to worry about love; But to honor its coming with all my heart.
    --  Alice Walker
  3. Fantasy love is much better than reality love. Never doing it is very exciting. The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never meet.
    --  Andy Warhol
  4. If I had never met him, I would have dreamed him into being.
    --  Anzia Yezierska
  5. If a June night could talk, it would probably boast it invented romance.
    --  Bern Williams
  6. To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.
    --  David Viscott
  7. To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.
    --  David Viscott
  8. Loving you is like eating candy. It's sweet. It has different flavors and filling. And the more I have... The more I want.
    --  Donnie Wahlberg (via Twitter)
  9. Love isn't decent.
    Love is glorious and shameless.
    --  Elizabeth Von Arnim
  10. Love lights more fires than hate can extinguish.
    --  Ella Wheeler Wilcox
  11. All love that has not friendship for its base, is like a mansion built upon the sand.
    --  Ella Wheeler Wilcox
  12. Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale.
    --  Gieselle C. Viera
  13. To love is to place our happiness in the happiness of another.
    --  Gottfried Wilhem Von Leibniz
  14. Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice, but for those who love, time is eternity.
    --  Henry Van Dyke
  15. Love is an ideal thing, marriage is a real thing; a confusion of the real with the ideal never goes unpunished.
    --  Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
  16. It is the true season of love when we know that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.
    --  Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
  17. Nothing is worth more than this day.
    --  Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
  18. This is the true measure of love,
    when we believe
    that we alone can love,
    that no one could ever
    have loved so before us,
    and that no one will ever love
    in the same way after us.
    --  Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
  19. Love and desire are the spirit's wings to great deeds.
    --  Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
  20. We don't believe in rheumatism and true love until after the first attack-
    --  Marie Ebner von Eschenbach
  21. When a man has once loved a woman he will do anything for her except continue to love her.
    When one is in love one begins by deceiving oneself. And one ends by deceiving others. This is what the world calls a romance.
    --  Oscar Wilde
  22. Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.
    Nothing spoils romance so much as a sense of humor in the woman.
    When one is in love one always begins by deceiving oneself, and one always ends by deceiving others. This is what the world calls a romance.
    --  Oscar Wilde
  23. To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.
    --  Oscar Wilde
  24. When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always ends by deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.
    --  Oscar Wilde
  25. Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance.
    --  Oscar Wilde
  26. Who, being loved, is poor?
    --  Oscar Wilde
  27. Men always want to be a woman's first love.
    Women have a more subtle instinct:
    What they like is to be a man's last romance.
    --  Oscar Wilde
  28. Men always want to be a woman's first love; women have a more subtle instinct: what they like is to be a man's last romance.
    --  Oscar Wilde
  29. Bigamy is having one wife too many. Monogamy is the same.
    --  Oscar Wilde
  30. The bonds of matrimony are like any other bonds - they mature slowly.
    --  Peter De Vries
  31. We all have a childhood dream that when there is love, everything goes like silk, but the reality is that marriage requires a lot of compromise.
    --  Raquel Welch
  32. Joy is not in things; it is in us.
    --  Richard Wagner
  33. Love isn't just for the smart of talented, but for all the animals God created.
    --  Sarah Wonders
  34. Think about it, there must be higher love
    Down in the heart or hidden in the stars above
    Without it, life is a wasted time
    Look inside your heart, I'll look inside mine.
    --  Steve Winwood
  35. Is not this the true romantic feeling - not to desire to escape life, but to prevent life from escaping you?
    --  Thomas Wolfe
  36. Many who have spent a lifetime in it can tell us less of love than the child that lost a dog yesterday.
    --  Thorton Wilder
  37. Graze on my lips; and if these hills be dry,
    Stray lower, where the pleasant fountains lie.
    --  Venus and Adonis
  38. Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.
    --  Vincent Van Gogh
  39. Love is something eternal.
    --  Vincent van Gogh
  40. Wild love, is there anything you cannot force upon the human heart.
    --  Virgil
  41. Love conquers all things; let us too surrender to love.
    --  Virgil
  42. Love is a canvas furnished by Nature and embroidered by imagination.
    --  Voltaire
  43. Love those who love you.
    --  Voltaire
  44. Sometimes we make love with our eyes.
    Sometimes we make love with our hands.
    Sometimes we make love with our bodies.
    Always we make love with our hearts.
    Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.
    --  Voltaire
  45. I have spread my dreams under your feet;
    Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.
    --  William Butler Yeats
  46. Hearts are not had as a gift but hearts are earned...
    --  William Butler Yeats
  47. There is not a breathing of the common wind that will forget thee.
    --  William Wordsworth
  48. Mightier far Than strength of nerve or sinew, or the sway Of magic potent over sun and star, Is Love.
    --  William Wordsworth
  49. The best portion of a good man's life,
    His little, nameless, unremembered acts,
    Of kindness and of love.
    --  William Wordsworth
  50. I am, in every thought of my heart, yours.
    --  Woodrow Wilson