Romance Quotes

They spoil every romance by trying to make it last forever

Oscar Wilde

To love one's self is the beginning of a life-long romance

Oscar Wilde

In a great romance, each person basically plays a part that the other really likes

Elizabeth Ashley

Wave after wave of love flooded the stage and washed over me, the beginning of the one great durable romance of my life

Bette Davis

Romance, like the rabbit at the dog track, is the elusive, fake, and never attained reward which, for the benefit and amusement of our masters, keeps us running and thinking in safe circles

Beverly Jones

Away with old Romance! Away with novels, plots and plays of foreign courts; Away with love-verses, sugar'd in rhyme, the intrigues, amours of idlers; Fitted for only banquets of the night where dancers to late music slide; The unhealthy pleasures, ex

John Keats

Treading the soil of the moon, palpitating its pebbles, tasting the panic and splendor of the event, feeling in the pit of one's stomach the separation from terra - these form the most romantic sensation an explorer has ever known

Vladimir Nabokov

Romances paint at full length people's wooings, but only give a bust of marriages: but no one cares for matrimonial cooings

Lord Byron

Romance is a love affair in other that domestic surroundings

Walter Raleigh, Sr

But some love not the method of your first; Romance they count it, throw't away as dust; If I should meet with such, what should I say; Must I slight them as they slight me, or nay

John Buchan

Love has features which pierce all hearts, he wears a bandage which conceals the faults of those beloved. He has wings, he comes quickly and flies away the same.

Voltaire

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

Sometimes, it is good to be "alone".... but that doesn't make us lonely. It is not a matter of being present "with" someone, it is a matter of being present " to" someone.

Unknown

The more extreme and the more expressed that passion is, the more unbearable does life seem without it. It reminds us that if passion dies or is denied, we are partly dead...

John Boorman

Love withers with predictability; its very essence is surprise and amazement. To make love a prisoner of the mundane is to take its passion and lose it forever.

Leo Buscaglia

Love that is not madness is not love.

Pedro Calderon

Seduce my mind and you can have my body, Find my soul and I'm yours forever.

Unknown

Soul meets soul on lover's lips.

Percy Bysshe Shelly

Your voice makes me tremble inside And your smile is an invitation For my imagination to go wild.

Unknown

To be in love is merely to be In a state of perpetual anesthesia: To mistake an ordinary young man for a Greek god Or an ordinary young woman for a goddess.

H.L. Mencken

Other men said they have seen angels, But I have seen thee And thou art enough.

G. Moore

To love a person is to learn the song That is in their heart, And to sing it to them When they have forgotten.

Unknown

We look for romance in the well-cultivated garden-plots, and when it springs out of virgin soil we are surprised, though any fool might know it was the natural place for it.

John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir

Nothing ... nothing in the universe, is of any importance, or is authentic to any serious sense, except the illusions of romance. For man alone of animals plays the ape to his dreams. These axioms poor, deaf and blinded spendthrift! are none the less valuable for being quoted.

James Branch Cabell

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Updated On : December 03, 2013
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