Human Love Quotes

Human love, in its myriad forms, represents the quintessence of our existence, weaving together the tapestry of our lives with threads of affection, care, and profound connection. This universal emotion transcends boundaries, cultures, and languages, acting as a beacon of hope and a source of strength for individuals across the globe. It is the foundation upon which relationships are built, societies flourish, and individuals find deep, intrinsic meaning in their lives. The power of love to inspire, heal, and unite is unparalleled, making it a central theme in literature, art, and daily human experiences.

Quotes on human love serve as poignant reflections of this profound emotion, encapsulating its depth, complexity, and transformative power. They offer insights into the human heart, revealing the joys, sorrows, aspirations, and vulnerabilities that come with loving and being loved. Through these quotes, we gain a deeper understanding of love’s role in shaping our identities, guiding our actions, and influencing our perceptions of the world around us. They remind us of love’s enduring presence in our lives, serving as a source of inspiration and a reminder of the shared humanity that binds us all together.

“I love you, with no beginning, no end. I love you as you have become an extra necessary organ in my body. I love you as only a girl could love a boy. Without fear. Without expectations. Wanting nothing in return, except that you allow me to keep you here in my heart, that I may always know your strength, your eyes, and your spirit that gave me freedom and let me fly.“ – Coco J. Ginger

“I love you without knowing how, or when, or from where. I love you simply, without problems or pride.” – Pablo Neruda

“My heart is and always will be yours.” – Jane Austen

One of the most exquisite pleasures of human love – to serve the loved one without his knowing it – is only possible, as regards the love of God, through atheism. Simone Weil

To ask me whether I could endure to live without friends is absurd. It is easy enough to live out of material sight of friends, but to live without human love is impossible. John Muir

Truth comes to us mediated by human love. A. N. Wilson

Human love has little regard for the truth. It makes the truth relative, since nothing, not even the truth, must come between it and the beloved person. Dietrich Bonhoeffer

“Your absence has not taught me how to be alone; it has merely shown me that when together we cast a single shadow on the wall.” – Doug Fetherling

Soon the day will come when science will win victory over error, justice a victory over injustice, and human love a victory over human hatred and ignorance. Magnus Hirschfeld

The supreme state of human love is…the unity of one soul in two bodies. Sri Aurobindo

But the golden-rod is one of the fairy, magical flowers; it grows not up to seek human love amid the light of day, but to mark to the discerning what wealth lies hid in the secret caves of earth. Margaret Fuller

The thoughts of those moved by natural human love are almost completely fastened on the beloved, their hearts are filled with passion for it, and their mouths full of its praises. Saint Francis de Sales

For one human being to love another; that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks, the ultimate, the last test and proof, the work for which all other work is but preparation. Rainer Maria Rilke

So deep and meaningful is the joy and the enthusiasm that is born in one’s mind and heart by human love and helpfulness that it has the power to motivate for a lifetime. . . . You don’t have to be a doctor to say or do that which puts light in a human eye or joy on a human face. Simply practice Jesus’ commandment that we love one another. Go out and do something for somebody. These are the things that make happy people. Here is the one never-failing source of the joy and enthusiasm we are talking about. Norman Vincent Peale

Yes I now feel that it was then on that evening of sweet dreams- that the very first dawn of human love burst upon the icy night of my spirit. Since that period I have never seen nor heard your name without a shiver half of delight half of anxiety. Edgar Allan Poe

“I may not be your first date, kiss or love…but I want to be your last everything.” – Unknown

Man must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love. Martin Luther King, Jr.

“I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times, in life after life, in age after age forever.” – Rabindranath Tagore

It’s a form of human love to accept our complicated, messy humanity and not run away from it. Martha Nussbaum

I have no concern with any economic criticisms of the communist system; I cannot inquire into whether the abolition of private property is expedient or advantageous. But I am able to recognize that the psychological premisses on which the system is based are an untenable illusion. In abolishing private property we deprive the human love of aggression of one of its instruments… but we have in no way altered the differences in power and influence which are misused by aggressiveness. Sigmund Freud

What we now call ‘finance’ is, I hold, an intellectual perversion of what began as warm human love. Robert Graves

I don’t think I could truly value human love until I developed divine love. Penn Badgley

Once the realization is accepted that even between the closest human beings infinite distances continue, a wonderful living side by side can grow, if they succeed in loving the distance between them which makes it possible for each to see the other whole against the sky. Rainer Maria Rilke

If there is anything that keeps the mind open to angel visits, and repels the ministry of ill, it is human love. Nathaniel Parker Willis

Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive. Dalai Lama

Human love and desire is my bag. Andrew Sean Greer

I’ve always painted pictures in which human love floods my colors. Marc Chagall

“I like the way you make me feel even when I’m nowhere near.” – Unknown

Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence. Erich Fromm

I would rather give full vent to all human loves and disappointments, and take a chance on being corny, than die a smartass. Jim Harrison

Christianity has ever been the enemy of human love. Ouida

“If I had to choose between breathing and loving you I would use my last breath to tell you I love you.” – Deanna Anderson

“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

“Each day I love you more, today more than yesterday and less than tomorrow.” – Rosemonde Gerard

The most wonderful of all things in life, I believe, is the discovery of another human being with whom one’s relationship has a glowing depth, beauty, and joy as the years increase. Hugh Walpole

A purpose of human life, no matter who is controlling it, is to love whoever is around to be loved. Kurt Vonnegut

Human love is often but the encounter of two weaknesses. Francois Mauriac

“No matter where I went, I always knew my way back to you. You are my compass star.” – Diana Peterfreund

All things are sold: the very light of heaven is venal; earth’s unsparing gifts of love, the smallest and most despicable things that lurk in the abysses of the deep, all objects of our life, even life itself, and the poor pittance which the laws allow of liberty, the fellowship of man, those duties which his heart of human love should urge him to perform instinctively, are bought and sold as in a public mart of not disguising selfishness, that sets on each its price, the stamp-mark of her reign. Percy Bysshe Shelley

The most wonderful of all things in life is the discovery of another human being with whom one’s relationship has a growing depth, beauty and joy as the years increase. This inner progressiveness of love between two human beings is a most marvelous thing; it cannot be found by looking for it or by passionately wishing for it. It is a sort of divine accident, and the most wonderful of all things in life. Hugh Walpole

What is love? From the spiritual and inner point of view, love is self-expansion. Human love binds and is bound. Divine Love expands, enlarges itself. Sri Chinmoy

Our emotions can be either corrupted or elevated. Human love was not created to be without premeditated purpose. Manis Friedman

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

Human love is directed to the other person for his own sake, spiritual love loves him for Christ’s sake. Therefore, human love seeks direct contact with the other person; it loves him not as a free person but as one whom it binds to itself. Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Emily Johnson
Emily Johnson

Hello, I'm Emily, an American writer passionate about sharing insights and wisdom through captivating quotes.

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