Love transcends time.  These romantic quotes from some of history’s best authors are as beautiful as they are timeless.

Life is the flower for which love is the honey. ~Victor Hugo

Whatever souls are made of, his and mine are the same. ~Emily Bronte from “Wuthering Heights”

If I know what love is, it is because of you. ~Hermann Hesse

Nobody has ever measured, not even poets, how much the heart can hold. ~Zelda Fitzgerald

Love is the greatest refreshment in life. ~Pablo Picasso

Love is something eternal … The aspect may change but not the essence. ~Vincent Van Gogh

You can’t blame gravity for falling in love. ~Albert Einstein

If I had a flower for every time I thought of you … I could walk through my garden forever. ~Alfred Lord Tennyson

You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams. ~Dr. Seuss

Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies. ~Aristotle

I know of only one duty, and that is to love. ~Albert Camus

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart. ~Helen Keller

How do I love thee? Let me count the ways. ~Elizabeth Barrett Browning

There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved. ~George Sand

For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul. ~Judy Garland

Love doesn’t make the world go round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile. ~Franklin P. Jones

There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness. ~Friedrich Nietzsche

There is no charm equal to tenderness of heart. ~Jane Austen

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage. ~Lao Tzu

True love stories never have endings. ~Richard Bach

Love grows more tremendously full, swift, poignant as the years multiply. ~Zane Grey