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30 best love quotes from books


We wish you all the best and lots of love, not only in the bookish stories!

If you're planning on sending a love letter or leaving a surprise love note for your beloved one(s), we do hope that the following 30 bookish love quotes from literature will inspire you and put you in a romantic mood. 



What are you favorite literary love passages? Share them. With love. 



Do I love you? My god, if your love were a grain of sand, mine would be a universe of beaches.William Goldman, The Princess Bride

Love, it never dies. It never goes away, it never fades, so long as you hang on to it. Love can make you immortal.Gayle Forman, If I Stay


You are my heart, my life, my one and only thought. - Arthur Conan Doyle, The White Company



The way her body existed only where he touched her. The rest of her was smoke. Arundhati Roy, The God Of Small Things


You should be kissed, and often, and by someone who knows how.

Margaret Mitchell, Gone With the Wind



To lose balance sometimes for love is part of living a balanced life.Elizabeth Gilbert, Eat, Pray, Love


You gave me a forever within the numbered days, and I’m grateful.John Green, The Fault in Our Stars



There is nothing I would not do for those who are really my friends. I have no notion of loving people by halves, it is not my nature.Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey


The one you love and the one who loves you are never, ever the same person. – Chuck Palahniuk, Invisible Monsters


I won’t ever leave you, even though you’re always leaving me. – Audrey Niffenegger, The Time Traveler’s Wife


For where all love is, the speaking is unnecessary. – Diana Gabaldon, Outlander


To love or have loved, that is enough. Ask nothing further. There is no other pearl to be found in the dark folds of life. - Victor Hugo, Les Misérables


I am nothing special; just a common man with common thoughts, and I've led a common life. There are no monuments dedicated to me and my name will soon be forgotten. But in one respect I have succeeded as gloriously as anyone who's ever lived: I've loved another with all my heart and soul; and to me, this has always been enough. - Nicholas Sparks, The Notebook


I love you. I believe in you completely. You are my dearest one. My reason for life. - Ian McEwan, Atonement


In vain I have struggled. It will not do. My feelings will not be repressed. You must allow me to tell you how ardently I admire and love you. - Jane Austen, Pride And Prejudice


You don't love someone because they're perfect, you love them in spite of the fact that they're not. - Jodi Picoult, My Sister's Keeper


I have waited for this opportunity for more than half a century, to repeat to you once again my vow of eternal fidelity and everlasting love. - Gabriel García Márquez, Love In The Time Of Cholera 



Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same. - Emily Brontë, Wuthering Heights


If you live to be a hundred, I want to live to be a hundred minus one day, so I never have to live without you. - A.A. Milne, Winnie The Pooh



It was love at first sight, at last sight, at ever and ever sight. – Vladimir Nabokov, Lolita


I have a million things to talk to you about. All I want in this world is you. I want to see you and talk. I want the two of us to begin everything from the beginning.Haruki Murakami, Norwegian Wood


Every atom of your flesh is as dear to me as my own: in pain and sickness it would still be dear. - Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre



Who, being loved, is poor? - Oscar Wilde, A Woman of No Importance



Perhaps, after all, romance did not come into one’s life with pomp and blare, like a gay knight riding down; perhaps it crept to one’s side like an old friend through quiet ways; perhaps it revealed itself in seeming prose, until some sudden shaft of illumination flung athwart its pages betrayed the rhythm and the music, perhaps…perhaps…love unfolded naturally out of a beautiful friendship, as a golden-hearted rose slipping from its green sheath.

- Lucy Maud Montgomery, Anne of Avonlea


I wish I knew how to quit you.Annie Proulx, BrokeBack Mountain


The only thing worse than a boy who hates you: a boy that loves you. - Markus Zusak, The Book Thief

Every lover is, in his heart, a madman, and, in his head, a minstrel.

- Neil Gaiman, Stardust

I fell in love the way you fall asleep, slowly and then all at once. - John Green, The Fault in Our Stars



I cannot let you burn me up, nor can I resist you. No mere human can stand in a fire and not be consumed. -A.S. Byatt, Possession



She is a friend of mind. She gather me, man. The pieces I am, she gather them and give them back to me in all the right order. It's good, you know, when you got a woman who is a friend of your mind.Toni Morrison, Beloved


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