Friedrich Nietzsche, The Portable Nietzsche

Sensuality often hastens the "Growth of Love" so much that the roots remain weak and are easily torn up.

Romantic Quotes And Sayings by Friedrich Nietzsche, The Portable Nietzsche

Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games

Star-crossed lovers desperate to get home together. Two hearts beating as one. Romance.

Romantic Quotes And Sayings by Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games

Bell Hooks, All About Love: New Visions

To return to love, to get the love we always wanted but never had, to have the love we want but are not prepared to give, we seek romantic relationships. We believe these relationships, more than any other, will rescue and redeem us. True love does have the power to redeem but only if we are ready for redemption. Love saves us only if we want to be saved.

Romantic Quotes And Sayings by Bell Hooks, All About Love: New Visions

J.R. Ward, Lover Enshrined

After a moment, Wrath turned to John. "This is Lassiter, the fallen angel. One of the last times he was here on earth, there was a plague in central Europe-"
"Okay, that was so not my fault-"
"-which wiped out two-thirds of the human population."
"I'd like to remind you that you don't like humans."
"They smell bad when they're dead."
"All you mortal types do.

Romantic Quotes And Sayings by J.R. Ward, Lover Enshrined

Mario Vargas Llosa, Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter

One can't fight with oneself, for this battle has only one loser.

Romantic Quotes And Sayings by Mario Vargas Llosa, Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter

Arthur C. Clarke, 2010: Odyssey Two

Humor was the enemy of desire.

Romantic Quotes And Sayings by Arthur C. Clarke, 2010: Odyssey Two

Julie Anne Peters, Keeping You a Secret

Cut the ending. Revise the script. The man of her dreams is a girl.

Romantic Quotes And Sayings by Julie Anne Peters, Keeping You a Secret

Tessa Dare, One Dance with a Duke

I was afraid. Of getting hurt in other ways. To be truthful, I still am."
His thumb stroked her cheek. "I would never hurt you."
"I don't think you can promise me that." She squeezed his bruised fingers. "But it makes things a bit more equal, to know that I can hurt you, too."
His gaze fell to her lips. He said simply, without any trace of irony, "You are killing me.

Romantic Quotes And Sayings by Tessa Dare, One Dance with a Duke

Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

We all know him to be a proud, unpleasant sort of man; but this would be nothing if you really liked him.

Romantic Quotes And Sayings by Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

J.C. Reed, Conquer Your Love

To love someone so deeply is to risk losing yourself forever. Once I admitted my feelings to him, there was no going back—no hope to ever make my heart complete without him

Romantic Quotes And Sayings by J.C. Reed, Conquer Your Love

Jane Austen, Persuasion

But I hate to hear you talking so like a fine gentleman, and as if women were all fine ladies, instead of rational creatures. We none of us expect to be in smooth water all our days.

Romantic Quotes And Sayings by Jane Austen, Persuasion

Anton Chekhov, The Lady With the Little Dog and Other Stories, 1896-1904

And only now, when he was gray-haired, had he fallen in love properly, thoroughly, for the first time in his life.

Romantic Quotes And Sayings by Anton Chekhov, The Lady With the Little Dog and Other Stories, 1896-1904

M.A. Stacie, Unwritten Rules

I always watch you. You consume my every thought.

Romantic Quotes And Sayings by M.A. Stacie, Unwritten Rules

Sherry Thomas, Not Quite a Husband

It doesn’t matter where I am; I’m yours.

Romantic Quotes And Sayings by Sherry Thomas, Not Quite a Husband

Debra Cox

So I placed my heart under lock and key
To take some time, and take care of me
But I turn around and you're standing here

Romantic Quotes And Sayings by Debra Cox

Abbi Glines, Fallen Too Far

You naked in my bed is even more unbelievably beautiful than I thought it would be... and trust me I've thought about it. A lot.

Romantic Quotes And Sayings by Abbi Glines, Fallen Too Far

Cindy Gerard, To the Brink

When he reached her, he touched a hand to her face. Smiled. "Important. That's one word. Everything. That's another. Loved," he said, adding the most important word of all. "God, Darcy, you are so loved.

Romantic Quotes And Sayings by Cindy Gerard, To the Brink

Roman Payne, Rooftop Soliloquy

Mine was the twilight and the morning. Mine was a world of rooftops and love songs.

Romantic Quotes And Sayings by Roman Payne, Rooftop Soliloquy