ᐅMeaningful Relationship Quotes to Celebrating Real Love

“Money cannot buy peace of mind. It cannot heal ruptured relationships, or build meaning into a life that has none.” ― Richard DeVos

“Submission is not about authority and it is not obedience; it is all about relationships of love and respect.” ― William P. Young

“Nothing reinforces a professional relationship more than enjoying success with someone.” ― Harold Ramis

“When you like someone, you like them in spite of their faults. When you love someone, you love them with their faults.” ― Hermann Hesse

“All life is a movement in relationship. There is no living thing on earth which is not related to something or other.” ― Jiddu Krishnamurti

“However successful you are, there is no substitute for a close relationship. We all need them.” ― Francesca Annis

“A relationship is lovely if you’re happy, comfortable in it and you really like the person. I can think of nothing better. But there’s nothing worse than having a relationship in which you feel no interest.” ― Susannah York

“You show your vulnerability through relationships, and those feelings are your soft spot. You need to have a soft spot.” ― Victoria Pratt

“Every relationship between two individuals or two groups will be characterized by the ratio of secrecy that is involved in it.” ― Georg Simmel

“When a person goes into a relationship emotionally needy, they are not going to have discernment in choosing people.” ― Jennifer O’Neill

”Relationship is life, and this relationship is a constant movement, a constant change.” ― Krishnamurti

“Relationships are based on trust until you meet someone new.” ― Howard Stern

“Our relationships are our mirrors; they reflect where we are in consciousness. And if we are able to face the truth about ourselves, our relationships offer the lessons that lead o our greatest transformation.” ― Susan L. Taylor

“Relationships may end in tears but no matter how many times we cry, we still end up on the same path all over again. It’s called moving on!” ― Theophilus Lukonde Jr

“A relationship is placing one’s heart and soul in the hands of another while taking charge of another in one’s soul and heart.” ― Khalil Gibran

“No relationship can provide everything needed for the complete experience of being yourself.” ― David Viscott

“It’s hard to communicate anything exactly and that’s why perfect relationships between people are difficult to find.” ― Gustave Flaubert

“Once the trust goes out of a relationship, it’s really no fun lying to ’em anymore.” ― Norm Peterson

“I want to be in a relationship where you telling me you love me is just a ceremonious validation of what you already show me.” ― Steve Maraboli

“If a relationship is ever going to work…we must surrender to each other…give up possession of the power over each other.” ― Stewart Emery

“A successful relationship requires falling in love multiple times, but always with the same person.” — Mignon McLaughlin

“A great relationship is about two things: First, appreciating the similarities and second, respecting the differences.” — Invajy

“To maintain good relationships, one must keep checking emotional bank account” — Invajy

“The most important thing in a relationship between a man and a woman is that one of them must be good at taking orders.” — Linda Festa

“Your relationship with yourself sets the tone for every other relationship you have.” — Robert Holden

“Successful relationships start by giving up control, giving up the need to be loved or wanted or right all the time.” — Mark Manson

“We can improve our relationships with others by leaps and bounds if we become encouragers instead of critics.” — Joyce Meyer

“It is only when we no longer compulsively need someone that we can have a real relationship with them.” — Anthony Storr

“It is only when we no longer compulsively need someone that we can have a real relationship with them.” — Anthony Storr

“In a relationship each person should support the other; they should lift each other up.” — Taylor Swift

“Only when your love for someone exceeds your need for them do you have a shot at a genuine relationship together.” — Neil Strauss

“Happily ever after is not a fairy tale—it’s a choice.” — Fawn Weaver

“A loving heart is the truest wisdom.” — Charles Dickens

“True love stories never have endings.” — Richard Bach

“There is no remedy for love but to love more.” — Henry David Thoreau

“The love we give away is the only love we keep.” — Elbert Hubbard

“If you wished to be loved, love.” — Lucius Annaeus Seneca

“At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.” — Plato

“All, everything that I understand, I only understand because I love.” — Leo Tolstoy

“There are never enough I love you’s.” — Lenny Bruce

“I love you right up to the moon—and back.” — Sam McBratney

“Even when words fail me, you never do.” – Sarah Dessen

“Grow old along with me! The best is yet to be.” – Robert Browning

“Come, live in my heart and pay no rent.” – Samuel Lover

“Take my hand, take my whole life too. For I can’t help falling in love with you.” – Elvis Presley

“My love for you has no depth, its boundaries are ever-expanding.” – Christina White

“You’re the closest to heaven that I’ll ever be.” – Iris

“To me, you are magical.” – Renée Ahdieh

“I am in you and you in me, mutual in divine love.” – William Blake

“You think you’re one of millions but you’re one in a million to me.” – Brad Paisley

“You make me want to be a better man.” – Melvin Udall

“The place to begin building any relationship is inside ourselves, inside our circle of influence, our own character.” — Stephen Covey

“The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated.” — William James

“The challenge and the energy running requires may be a selfish one, but it actually motivates me to be stronger in my relationships.” — Joan Benoit

“Be honest, brutally honest. That is what’s going to maintain relationships.” — Lauryn Hill

“Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war; love is a growing up.” — James A. Baldwin

“Relationships in general make people a bit nervous. It’s about trust. Do I trust you enough to go there?” — Neil LaBute

“A relationship isn’t going to make me survive. It’s the cherry on top.” — Jennifer Aniston

“It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.” — Friedrich Nietzsche

“If we look honestly at our relationships, we can see so much about how we have created them.” — Shakti Gawain

“If you’re in a relationship and you want to make it work, you have to be a little selfless at times.” — Montel Williams

“It is important from time to time to slow down, to go away by yourself, and simply be.” ― Eileen Caddy

“We love purely when we release other people to be who they are.” ― Marianne Williamson

“Maybe, it’s not the distance that’s the problem, but how you handle it.” ― David Levithan

“It’s better to have nobody, than to have someone who is half there, or doesn’t want to be there.” ― Angelina Jolie

“Lovers don’t finally meet somewhere. They’re in each other all along.” ― Rumi

“If we are going to be happy and have any chance at growing then we must learn how to forgive others … and ourselves.” ― Yehuda Berg

“I will love you unconditionally.” ― Katy Perry

“The three ingredients of a successful union between two … humor, commitment & undying love.” ― Bill Cosby

“That which is created in a relationship can be fixed in a relationship.” ― Murray Bowen

“To become a better you, you must be positive towards yourself, develop better relationships, embrace the place where you are.” ― Joel Osteen

“People and relationships never stop being a work in progress.” ― Nora Roberts

“Treasure each other in the recognition that we do not know how long we shall have each other.” ― Joshua L. Liebman

“Love … is the honoring of others in a way that grants them the grace of their own autonomy and allows mutual discovery.” ― Anne Truitt

“Sooner or later, we must all accept the fact that in a relationship, the only person you are dealing with is yourself.” ― Iyanla Vanzant

“Genuine relationships depend first on a healthy relationship with ourselves.” ― Sonia Choquette

“He knew me in all the ways that truly mattered: the shape of my fears, the contours of my dreams.” ― Justina Chen

“I wanted someone to love who would stay: stay and be there, always.” ― Audrey Niffenegger

“A relationship becomes easier when you realize that you don’t have to be the one at fault to be the one who’s sorry.” ― Robert Breault

“I never want to be away from you again, except at work, in the restroom or when one of us is at a movie the other does not want to see.” ― Daniel Handler

“Trust and faith bring joy to life and help relationships grow to their maximum potential.” ― Joyce Meyer

“Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.” — Gautama Buddha

“Love is missing someone whenever you’re apart, but somehow feeling warm inside because you’re close in heart.” — Kai Knudsen

“Everything in your life, every experience, every relationship is a mirror of the mental pattern that is going on inside of you.” — Louise Hay

“Relationships are the hallmark of the mature person.” — Brian Tracy

“You’ve got to be in a bad relationship to really understand what a great one is.” — Steve Harvey

“Work on your relationships… Relationships need renewal or they die.” — Bo Sanchez

“Every relationship is fundamentally a power struggle, and the individual in power is whoever likes the other person less.” — Chuck Klosterman

“Our greatest joy and our greatest pain comes in our relationships with others.” — Stephen Covey

“No partner in a love relationship… should feel that he has to give up an essential part of himself to make it viable.” — May Sarton

“I want a guy who takes charge, but lets me have my say once in a while. A good relationship is all about balance and chemistry.” — Taylor Swift

“A true friend is someone who thinks that you are a good egg even though he knows that you are slightly cracked.” – Bernard Meltzer

“I knew when I met you an adventure was going to happen.” – Winnie The Pooh

“Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the world together.” – Woodrow T. Wilson

“How beautiful it is to find someone who asks for nothing but your company.” – Brigitte Nicole

“One’s friends are that part of the human race with which one can be human.” – George Santayana

“One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood.” – Lucius Annaeus Seneca

“Ultimately the bond of all companionship, whether in marriage or in friendship, is conversation.” – Oscar Wilde

“Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true friends will leave footprints in your heart.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“A single rose can be my garden… a single friend, my world.” – Leo Buscaglia

“Rare as is true love, true friendship is rarer.” – Jean de La Fontaine

“A lady’s imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to matrimony in a moment.” – Jane Austen

“If she’s amazing, she won’t be easy. If she’s easy, she won’t be amazing. If she’s worth it, you won’t give up. If you give up, you’re not worthy.” – Bob Marley

“The way her body existed only where he touched her. The rest of her was smoke.” – Arundhati Roy

“Can’t you see? Every step I have taken, since I was that little girl on the bridge, was to bring me closer to you.” – Arthur Golden

“We’re all a little weird. And life is a little weird. And when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and fall into mutually satisfying weirdness—and call it love—true love.” – Robert Fulghum

“Any man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl is simply not giving the kiss the attention it deserves.” – Albert Einstein

“It feels good to think about you when I’m warm in bed. I feel as if you’re curled up there beside me, fast asleep. And I think how great it would be if it were true.” – Haruki Murakami

“It’s enough for me to be sure that you and I exist at this moment.” – Gabriel Garcia Márquez

“The scariest thing about distance is you don’t know if they’ll miss you or forget about you.” – Nicholas Sparks

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

“We’ve got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant. You can’t just accept it and leave it in the cupboard or just think it’s going to get on by itself. You’ve got to keep watering it. You’ve got to really look after it and nurture it.” — John Lennon

“If civilization is to survive, we must cultivate the science of human relationships – the ability of all peoples, of all kinds, to live together, in the same world at peace.” — Franklin D. Roosevelt

“A person isn’t who they are during the last conversation you had with them – they’re who they’ve been throughout your whole relationship.” — Rainer Maria Rilke

“Sometimes I wonder if men and women really suit each other. Perhaps they should live next door and just visit now and then.” — Katharine Hepburn

“There is no love without forgiveness, and there is no forgiveness without love.” — Bryant H. McGill

“When someone shows you who they are, believe them the first time.” — Maya Angelou

“Falling in love and having a relationship are two different things.” — Keanu Reeves

“Love does not claim possession, but gives freedom.” — Rabindranath Tagore

“The one who loves the least, controls the relationship.” — Robert Anthony

“I think it matters whether someone has a good heart.” — Elon Musk

“And I don’t know why but with you I’d dance in a storm in my best dress, fearless.” – Taylor Swift, Fearless

“First and foremost, self-love, and then give love away.”— Katy Perry

“I never want to stop making memories with you.” – Pierre Jeanty

“You don’t love someone because they’re perfect, you love them in spite of the fact that they’re not.” – Jodi Picoult

“The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved; loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.” – Victor Hugo

“If you work through the tough times, the respect and love that you feel deepens.” – Barack Obama

“Everything is clearer when you’re in love.” – John Lennon

“When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.” – Nora Ephron

“Love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.” – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

“It is a curious thought, but it is only when you see people looking ridiculous that you realize just how much you love them.” –Agatha Christie

“But let there be spaces in your togetherness and let the winds of the heavens dance between you. Love one another but make not a bond of love: let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.” — Khalil Gibran

“I believe that two people are connected at the heart, and it doesn’t matter what you do, or who you are or where you live; there are no boundaries or barriers if two people are destined to be together.” — Julia Roberts

“The beginning of love is to let those we love be perfectly themselves, and not to twist them to fit our own image. Otherwise we love only the reflection of ourselves we find in them.” — Thomas Merton

“Find joy in everything you choose to do. Every job, relationship, home… it’s your responsibility to love it, or change it.” — Chuck Palahniuk

“Between men and women there is no friendship possible. There is passion, enmity, worship, love, but no friendship.” — Oscar Wilde

“Nothing is perfect. Life is messy. Relationships are complex. Outcomes are uncertain. People are irrational.” — Hugh Mackay

“If you love someone, set them free. If they come back they’re yours; if they don’t they never were.” — Richard Bach

“There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness.” — Friedrich Nietzsche

“Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart.” — Washington Irving

“How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.” — Wayne Dyer

“Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.” – Robert A. Heinlein

“And when you’re needing your space to do some navigating, I’ll be here patiently waiting to see what you find.” – Jason Mraz

“If I know what love is, it is because of you.” – Herman Hesse

“Real love stories never have endings.” – Richard Bach

“Immature love says: ‘I love you because I need you.’ Mature love says ‘I need you because I love you.’” – Erich Fromm

“As we grow older together, As we continue to change with age, There is one thing that will never change … I will always keep falling in love with you.” – Karen Clodfelder

“Grow old with me, the best is yet to be.” – Robert Browning

“I love you, and I will love you until I die, and if there’s a life after that, I’ll love you then.” –Cassandra Clare

“Forever is a measure of time used by people who share an ordinary love. Our extraordinary love is immeasurable … for us, forever just won’t do.” – Steve Maraboli

“In all the world, there is no heart for me like yours. In all the world, there is no love for you like mine.” – Maya Angelou

“In case you ever foolishly forget: I am never not thinking of you.” —Virginia Woolf

“Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it.” —Benjamin Franklin

“Love doesn’t make the world go around. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.” —Franklin P. Jones

“You come to love not by finding the perfect person, but by seeing an imperfect person perfectly.” —Sam Keen

“Our soulmate is the one who makes life come to life.” —Richard Bach

“So much of life is being present with the people you love.” – Shane Parrish

“In a sense, people are our proper occupation. Our job is to do them good and put up with them.” – Marcus Aurelius

“We are so different, yet so much the same.” – Gloria Steinem

“Love is at the root of everything. All learning. All parenting. All relationships. Love, or the lack of it.” – Fred Rogers

“Remember to stay away from people who have a problem for every solution.” – Paulo Coelho

“Be a loving person rather than in a love relationship.” – Osho

“Never close your lips to those whom you have already opened your heart.” – Charles Dickens

“Trust is the fruit of a relationship in which you know you are loved.”— Wm. Paul Young

“If we would build on a sure foundation in friendship, we must love friends for their sake rather than for our own.” – Charlotte Brontë

“When in a relationship, a real man doesn’t make his woman jealous of others, he makes others jealous of his woman.”— Steve Maraboli

“Love cures people—both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.” — Karl Menninger

“There’s only one thing more precious than our time and that’s who we spend it on.” – Leo Christopher

“Associate with people who are likely to improve you. Welcome those who you are capable of improving. The process is a mutual one: men learn as they teach.” – Seneca

“When your heart has room for everybody then your heart is full of love.” – Fred Rogers

“Quit wanting them to be the way you want them to be. Just love them.” – Kamal Ravikant

“Treat everyone as if they were a guest in your own house because in reality, they are a guest in your own world.” – B. D. Schiers

“My experience is that the teachers we need most are the people we’re living with right now.” – Byron Katie

“One of the cruelest things you can do to another person is pretending you care about them more than you really do.”— Douglas Coupland

“If you love yourself you love others, if you hate yourself you hate others, because in relationship with others it is only you mirrored.” – Osho

“Remember that the best relationship is one in which your love for each other exceeds your need for each other.”— Dalai Lama

“I would rather share one lifetime with you, than face all the ages of this world alone.” – Lord of the Rings

“We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.” – Sam Keen

“But I must admit, I miss you quite terribly. The world is too quiet without you nearby.” – Lemony Snicket

“I will return. I will find you. Love you. Marry you. And live without shame.” – Atonement

“And in the end, the love you take, is equal to the love you make…” —The Beatles

“You are my heart, my life, my one and only thought.” – Arthur Conan Doyle

“A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality.”—Yoko Ono

“Since the invention of the kiss, there have been only five kisses that were rated the most passionate, the most pure. This one left them all behind.” – The Princess Bride

“… When I look at you, I can feel it. And… and I look, and I… and I’m home.” – Finding Nemo

“You meet thousands of people and none of them really touch you. And then you meet one person and your life is changed forever.” – Love & Other Drugs

“I am who I am because of you. You are every reason, every hope, and every dream I’ve ever had.” – Nicholas Sparks

“The pain of parting is nothing to the joy of meeting again.” – Charles Dickens

“I saw that you were perfect, and so I loved you. Then I saw that you were not perfect, and I loved you even more.” – Angelita Lim

“That’s how you know you love someone, I guess when you can’t experience anything without wishing the other person were there to see it, too.” – Kaui Hart Hemmings

“You are my greatest adventure.” – The Incredibles

“You and I, it’s as though we have been taught to kiss in heaven and sent down to earth together, to see if we know what we were taught.” – Boris Pasternak

“The emotion that can break your heart is sometimes the very one that heals it.”—Nicholas Sparks

“My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry; to get my work done and try to love somebody and the courage to accept the love in return.” – Maya Angelou

“I love you, but you don’t know what you’re talking about.” – Moonrise Kingdom

“Affection is when you see someone’s strengths; love is when you accept someone’s flaws.” – One Day

“Take my love. I’ll never ask for too much. Just all that you are. And everything that you do.” – Whitney Houston

“Relationships are like Rome — difficult to start out, incredible during the prosperity of the ‘golden age’, and unbearable during the fall. Then, a new kingdom will come along and the whole process will repeat itself until you come across a kingdom like Egypt… that thrives, and continues to flourish. This kingdom will become your best friend, your soul mate, and your love.” – Helen Keller

“The most precious gift we can offer anyone is our attention. When mindfulness embraces those we love, they will bloom like flowers.” – Nhat Hanh

“Be patient and open-minded in your interactions with others; find the positive attributes that they possess.” – Roy T. Bennett

“She was trouble. Chaos really. But her smile. Her smile dared me to fall in love with her.” — Atticus

“So long as there is a little real friendship and a desire to help each other that is sufficient.” – Nathan Bisrizki

“If you live to be one hundred, I want to live a hundred minus one day, so I would never have to live a day without you.” — A.A. Milne, “Winnie the Pooh”

“To love someone is nothing, to be loved by someone is something, to love someone who loves you is everything.” – Bill Russell

“When you have once seen the glow of happiness on the face of a beloved person, you know that a man can have no vocation but to awaken that light on the faces surrounding him. In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.”― Albert Camus

“If you find someone you love in your life, then hang on to that love.”— Princess Diana

“Trust in a relationship is very crucial. Without trust, a relationship cannot last as a healthy and happy bond.” – Alana Johnson

“Forgiveness is essential for every kind of relationship we have.” – Barbara J Hunt

“Our lack of attention means we don’t notice or we miss much that is going on and this affects our relationships.” – Anna Black

“Don’t give up at the first signs of friction: only through clear communication, flexibility and willingness to adapt can you find a relationship that will weather the storms of life.” – Tom Miles

“Beyond friendships adding to the list of improving life success and happiness, experts also assert that supportive relationships improve our odds of survival by fifty percent.” – Shasta Nelson

“When you cultivate quality relationships, not only do you feel better and help your friends feel better, but you contribute to an increase of joy, love, and peace in the world.” – Tara Bianca

“Love will travel as far as you let it. It has no limits.” – Dee King

“Being good to yourself equates to having a positive relationship with yourself and higher self-esteem.” – Sophie Winters

“In true love the smallest distance is too great and the greatest distance can be bridged.” – Hans Nouwens

“The biggest difference trust makes in any relationship – and not just an intimate one – is that you can relax, be open, be yourself.” – Mira Kirshenbaum

“I think we dream so we don’t have to be apart for so long. If we’re in each other’s dreams, we can be together all the time.” – A.A. Milne

“Intense love does not measure, it just gives.” —Mother Teresa

“Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.” – Emily Bronte

“Treasure your relationships, not your possessions.” —Anthony J. D’Angelo

“The best love is the kind that awakens the soul and makes us reach for more, that plants a fire in our hearts and brings peace to our minds.” – Nicholas Sparks

“Never above you. Never below you. Always beside you.” —Walter Winchell

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

“Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo. But what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.” —Oprah Winfrey

“A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down.” —Arnold H. Glasgow

“Stick to the basics: Hold on to your family and friends—they will never go out of fashion.” —Niki Taylor

“I love her and it is the beginning of everything.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald

“Love is an endless act of forgiveness. Forgiveness is me giving up the right to hurt you for hurting me.” – Beyoncé

“There’s no perfect relationship. All relationships are work. If you put in the work, you’ll reap the rewards.” – Jesse Metcalfe

“One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.” – Kahlil Gibran

“It’s a humbling thing when you find someone to love. Even better if you’ve been waiting your whole life.” – George Clooney

“What greater thing is there for two human souls than to feel that they are joined for life… to strengthen each other… to be at one with each other in silent unspeakable memories.” – George Eliot, ‘Adam Bede’

“Don’t settle for a relationship that won’t let you be yourself.” – Oprah

“Every couple needs to argue now and then. Just to prove that the relationship is strong enough to survive. Long-term relationships, the ones that matter, are all about weathering the peaks and the valleys.” ― Nicholas Sparks

“Love is a promise, love is a souvenir, once given never forgotten, never let it disappear.” – John Lennon

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

“Three things I want in a relationship: Eyes that won’t cry, lips that won’t lie, and love that won’t die.” – Wiz Khalifa

“Intimacy is the capacity to be rather weird with someone and finding that that’s ok with them.” – Alain de Botton

“In relationships, the little things are the big things.” – Stephen Covey

“What love we’ve given, we’ll have forever. What love we fail to give, will be lost for all eternity.” – Leo Buscaglia

“It is the things in common that make relationships enjoyable, but it is the little differences that make them interesting.” – Todd Ruthman

“Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.” – Jeanna Moreau

“For the two of us, home isn’t a place. It is a person. And we are finally home.” – Stephanie Perkins

“Love is a game that two can play and both can win.” – Eva Gabor

“When you’re in a relationship and it’s good, even if nothing else in your life is right, you feel like your whole world is complete.” – Keith Sweat

“Have enough courage to trust love one more time and always one more time.” – Maya Angelou

“The most important ingredient we put into any relationship is not what we say or what we do, but what we are.” – Stephen R. Covey

“True friendship comes when the silence between two people is comfortable.” – David Tyson Gentry

“In the end there doesn’t have to be anyone who understands you. There just has to be someone who wants to.” – Robert Brault

“A woman knows the face of the man she loves as a sailor knows the open sea.” – Honore de Balzac

“Each relationship nurtures a strength or weakness within you.” – Mike Murdock

“Souls tend to go back to who feels like home.” – N. R. Heart

“No relationship is perfect, ever. There are always some ways you have to bend, to compromise, to give something up in order to gain something greater.” – Sarah Dessen

“Love alone can rekindle life.” – Henri Frederic Amiel

“Do what you did in the beginning of the relationship and there won’t be an end.” – Anthony Robbins

“Don’t walk in front of me; I may not follow. Don’t walk behind me; I may not lead. Just walk beside me and be my friend.” – Albert Camus

“Relationships, marriages are ruined where one person continues to learn, develop and grow and the other person stands still.” – Catherine Pulsifer

“To know when to go away and when to come closer is the key to any lasting relationship.” – Doménico Cieri Estrada

“The relationship between husband and wife should be one of closest friends.” – B. R. Ambedkar

“What do we live for, if it is not to make life less difficult for each other?” – George Eliot

“Love in such a way that the person you love feels free.” – Thich Nhat Hanh

“Trouble is part of your life, and if you don’t share it, you don’t give the person who loves you enough chance to love you enough.” – Dinah Shore

“You don’t develop courage by being happy in your relationships everyday. You develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity.” – Epicurus

“A healthy relationship will never require you to sacrifice your friends, your dreams, or your dignity.” – Dinkar Kalotra

“The ultimate test of a relationship is to disagree but to hold hands.” – Alexandra Penney

“The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard—they must be felt with the heart.” – Helen Keller

“We have to recognize that there cannot be relationships unless there is commitment, unless there is loyalty, unless there is love, patience, persistence.” – Cornel West

“You can measure the happiness of a marriage by the number of scars that each partner carries on their tongues, earned from years of biting back angry words.” – Elizabeth Gilbert

“The extent to which two people in a relationship can bring up and resolve issues is a critical marker of the soundness of a relationship.” – Henry Cloud

“Indifference and neglect often do much more damage than outright dislike.” – J.K. Rowling

“A relationship requires a lot of work and commitment.” – Greta Scacchi

“The purpose of a relationship is not to have another who might complete you, but to have another with whom you might share your completeness.” – Neale Donald Walsch

“Having someone wonder where you are when you don’t come home at night is a very old human need.” – Margaret Mead

“Ultimately the bond of all companionship, whether in marriage or in friendship, is conversation.”– Oscar Wilde

“The intense happiness of our union is derived in a high degree from the perfect freedom with which we each follow and declare our own impressions.”– George Eliot

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

“Someone to tell it to is one of the fundamental needs of human beings.”— Miles Franklin

“Love is when you meet someone who tells you something new about yourself.”— Andre Breton

“Shared joy is a double joy; shared sorrow is half a sorrow.”— Swedish Proverb

“You know it’s love when all you want is that person to be happy, even if you’re not part of their happiness.”— Julia Roberts

“In the end there doesn’t have to be anyone who understands you. There just has to be someone who wants to.” – Robert Breault

“You deserve someone who is utterly obsessed with you.” – Ella December

“It is better to love wisely, no doubt: but to love foolishly is better than not to be able to love at all.” — William Makepeace Thackeray

“You’re more likely to talk about nothing than something. But I just want to say that all this nothing has meant more to me than so many somethings.” – Kathleen, from You’ve Got Mail

“In any relationship in which two people become one, the end result is two half people.”― Wayne W. Dyer

“Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.” – Marcel Proust

“Life takes a bit of time and a lot of relationships.”― Wm. Paul Young

“Deep in your wounds are seeds, waiting to grow beautiful flowers.” – Niti Majethia

“Love is something eternal; the aspect might change, but not the essence.” – Vincent Van Gogh

“Maybe you don’t need the whole world to love you. Maybe you just need one person.” – Kermit the Frog

“If you look for it, I’ve got a sneaky feeling that love actually is all around.” – The Prime Minister, from Love, Actually

“I exist in two places, here and where you are.” – Margaret Atwood

“People generally didn’t cheat in good relationships.”― Emily Giffin

“Love is a two-way street constantly under construction.” – Carroll Bryant

“Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind/And therefore is winged Cupid painted blind.” – William Shakespeare

“The true measure of a man is how he treats you when others are not looking.”― Alessandra Torre

“No matter how much you love someone, you still want to have your own way.”― Chuck Palahniuk

“Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust and hostility to evaporate.”— Albert Schweitzer

“No road is long with good company.”— Turkish Proverb

“If he can’t handle you at your worst then he does not deserve you at your best. Real love means seeing beyond the words spoken out of pain, and instead seeing a person’s soul.”― Shannon Alder