98+ Best Finding Love Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Profoundly inspirational finding love quotes will brighten up your day and make you feel ready to take on anything.

Famous Finding Love Quotes

There’s a reason we are drawn to the light. A reason why we fear darkness. It’s important to be terrified and unnerved about certain things. That way we will choose another path. The path that leads us to truth and love. — Ted Dekker

They were now both ready, not to begin from scratch, but to continue with a love that had survived for thirteen years in hibernation. They were no longer travellers without baggage. They were no longer twenty. They’d both been around the block a bit and had suffered without the other. They’d both lost their way without the other. Each had tried to find love with other people. But all that was now finished. — Guillaume Musso

The truth is, you are your own “special someone,” and loving yourself is the first step to finding love outside yourself. — Deborah King

If you’re in music for the right reasons, you don’t pay much attention to the grueling industry. For sure, it’s great to have your work appreciated, but it should never be the driving factor. If you don’t depend solely on affirmation from the industry to continue to find love in what you do, then you can have as along of a career as you want. I’ve always been in this for the music and that won’t change. — Nikki Yanofsky

So many affluent men are faced with finding love problems. I’m sure beautiful, affluent women are faced with the same things sometimes. — Nas

Happiness is a choice I am making now. Once we understand that and find love consciousness, we learn that this place of internal plenitude needs nothing. — Isha Judd

I believe in free love and that’s just how I feel. It’s just my experience of being with different kinds of men and being born without a preference for a certain type of person. For me, that is my story in finding love in lots of different people, and that’s been the second biggest influence in my music. — Lana Del Rey

The GDR people found love at the workplace, and the West is always telling stories about finding love when work is over and you have your free time and your leisure time. That’s when you fall in love. But in the Communist state, you fall in love in the workplace, because that’s mainly where you are. — Nina Hoss

I think its nice when people find love, because I feel like everyone deserves it. — Drew Barrymore

Love is not finding someone to live with; it’s finding someone you can’t live without. — Raphael Montanez Ortiz

Most people can’t find love because they’re picky, they overanalyze and they find things wrong in people. We call them flaw finders. — Patti Stanger

Wherever you find real love, you will also find humility. Remember something: humility is not a weak and timid quality. Too often we feel that humility is a sign of weakness. This is not so. It is the sign of strength and security. — Kathryn Kuhlman

You find the wrong boy, you ask for trouble. You find the right boy, you find love. — Becca Fitzpatrick

Before you can express love, you must find love. You must know love within yourself before you can give it to another. When you recognize or experience the truth about yourself you automatically feel love, because love is a quality of your true consciousness and true ideas. — Tae Yun Kim

I don’t ever want to have to depend on a relationship. I think it’s a really special thing to find love. It’s beautiful. Nothing can match it. But I want to make sure that I find other things in life that I love besides . . . love. — Rihanna

Love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course. — Khalil Gibran

The Secret Life of Bees proves that a family can be found where you least expect it-maybe not under your own roof, but in that magical place where you find love. The Secret Life of Bees is a gift, filled with hope! — Luanne Rice

Those that go searching for love only make manifest their own lovelessness, and the loveless never find love, only the loving find love, and they never have to seek for it. — D. H. Lawrence

If you become a little alert you will find love, light, laughter, everywhere. — Rajneesh

I always say about that movie [ Brokeback mountain], which I think maybe over time is more understood, is that this is about two people desperately looking for love. To be loved. And who were probably capable of it. And they just found it with someone of the same sex.that does not dismiss the fact that it is about, really, primarily, the first kind of very profound gay love story. Hopefully it can create an equality of an idea: that is, it’s possible that you can find love anywhere. — Jake Gyllenhaal

To find love I must enter into the sanctuary where it is hidden, which is the mystery of God. — Thomas Merton

Where intuition finds, love follows, and memory and all the soul as well. — Meister Eckhart

Wherever you go and whomever you meet, you will find your own love waiting for you. — Louise Hay

My heart might be bruised, but it will recover and become capable of seeing beauty of life once more. It’s happened before, it will happen again, I’m sure. When someone leaves, it’s because someone else is about to arrive–I’ll find love again. — Paulo Coelho

Having access to mobile phones and being able to document your own life brings people together. Technology has a lot to do with how the world is developing at the moment because there are very raw and pure and primal emotions that people are communicating to each other over the Internet. It’s like our new feathers, our new face paint. We’re still trying to find love and friendship and cool music, but now it’s over the Internet. — Robyn

Hope lies in what the book title says, finding love and community. — Hazel Rochman

I also find it interesting that a lot of people in their 30s are not married and don’t have kids. There are a lot of people in this age bracket that are out there dating and trying to find love. And I never thought that at my age I would be. — John Stamos

Playing music in the wake of the Blink thing was like finding love in the middle of a war zone. — Tom DeLonge

Without the book business it would be difficult or impossible for true books to find their true readers and without that solitary (and potentially subversive) alone with a book the whole razzmatazz of prizes, banquets, television spectaculars, bestseller lists, even literature courses, editors and authors, are all worthless. Unless a book finds lovers among those solitary readers, it will not live . . . or live for long. — John McGahern

Finding love is a two-part process. The first part is to find the right person. The second part is to be the right person. — Mavis Leno

In finding love, I think it’s important to be patient. In being in a relationship, I think it’s important to be honest, to communicate, to respect and trust, and to strive to give more than you take. As for heartbreak. . .there’s no easy way out, but it’s important to remember that even though everything feels awful now, it will get better, you will meet someone else, and in the meantime, you can continue to grow and learn and live life surrounded by people that love you. — Kina Grannis

A man finds love and is satisfied. A woman finds love and insists on turning it into happiness. — Robert Breault

No man is worth your tears, but once you find one that is, he won’t make you cry. — Dwight D. Eisenhower

It was a basic plot in any number of her books: girl strikes out, makes good, finds love, gets revenge. In that order. The making good and striking out part I liked. The rest would just be bonus. — Sarah Dessen

Why must everything be repeat and repeat, never finish, never resting? You work so hard one day, but the next day you must only work again. You eat, but the next day, you are already hungry. You find love, then love goes away. You are born with nothing, you work hard, then you die with nothing. You are young, then you are old. No matter how hard you work, you cannot stop getting old. – Wayan — Elizabeth Gilbert

If a child lives with acceptance and friendship, he learns to find love in the world — Dorothy Nolte

True love stories never have endings. — Richard Bach

How far should a person go in the name of true love? — Nicholas Sparks

We should not let our response to the people who disagree with us be dictated by what they say about us or even how they treat people we care for. There has to be a chance that we can find love. — William J. Clinton

I had learned that there were substitutes for a mother who couldn’t be a mother. You could find love with other people. You could find it in places you weren’t even looking. But the original wound would never heal. I would carry it with me forever, and so would Tara. That was the trick . . . accepting it, going on with your life, knowing it was part of you. — Lisa Kleypas

Thousands of years ago, weren’t we capable of building enormous structures like the pyramids? Weren’t we capable of worshiping gods, weaving, making fire, finding lovers and wives, sending written messages? Of course we were. But although we’ve succeeded in replacing slaves with wage slaves, all the advances we’ve made have been in the field of science. Human beings are still asking the same questions as their ancestors. In short, they haven’t evolved at all. — Paulo Coelho

The cynic finds love with the idealist. The rebel with the conformist. The social butterfly with the bookworm. They help each other balance their lives. — Joyce Brothers

Love isn’t something you find. Love is something that finds you. — Loretta Young

Love is when the other person’s happiness is more important than your own. — H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same. — Emily Bronte

We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love. — Tom Robbins

For you see, each day I love you more. Today more than yesterday and less than tomorrow. — Rosemonde Gerard

Love may be harder to find in some people, but when they do love you know it must be something marvelous. — Criss Jami

And you can’t find love because in order to find love you have to be capable of dishing it out. In order to be capable of giving love, your own life has to be in harmony with everything else, and that’s not attainable. — Jacque Fresco

The facade is the ego. It is motivated by our seeking love. The only reward is frustration, as it is only by loving that one finds love. — Lester Levenson

Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it. — Rumi

The hardest situation to stay happy in, I think, is when you’re trying to find love, and yourself at the same time. It just doesn’t seem to fit well. — Sophia Bush

Don’t find love, let it find you. It’s called falling in love because you don’t force yourself to fall, you just do. — Taylor Swift

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

Finding love requires perseverance. — Marshall Sylver

We come to love not by finding the perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly. — Sam Keen

We’re never so vulnerable than when we trust someone-but paradoxically, if we cannot trust, neither can we find love or joy. — Walter Inglis Anderson

Many have said much about love, but you will find love itself only if you seek it among the disciples of Christ. For only they have true Love as love’s teacher. ‘Though I have the gift of prophecy’, says St. Paul, ‘and know all mysteries and all knowledge? and have no love, it profits me nothing’ (I Cor. 13:2-3). He who possesses love possesses God Himself, for ‘God is love’ (I Jn. 4:8). To Him be glory throughout the ages. Amen. — Maximus the Confessor

Where there is love, there is no question. Where there is a question, there is no love. Then it becomes a business. So love is the totality of the self. My dear folks, if you cannot find yourself, you can never find anybody you want to find. — Harbhajan Singh Yogi

I believe that when you find love, you hold on to it and cherish it because there is nothing finer and it may never come again. — William Daniels

It is so difficult in the world for people to find love, true love. — LaToya Jackson

To be happy, it first takes being comfortable being in your own shoes. The rest can work up from there. The hardest situation to stay happy, I think, is when you’re trying to find love, and yourself at the same time. It just doesn’t seem to fit well. So I believe that happiness is being able to wake up and just know that this is what you wanted, and not what somebody else wanted. — Sophia Bush

Try finding love, rather than finding fault. — Gerald Jampolsky

Everybody needs a chance to find love. — Eva Longoria

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

I certainly support the right of the gay brothers and sisters to come together. I believe true love can take a number of different forms. If they choose to be married that’s fine, but the important thing is I hope they find love — Cornel West

And when you find love, or when you are mature enough to understand it, the feeling you get is gratitude. — Donald Miller

I never went to Albuquerque expecting to find love. I thought it had found me there, followed me home. I never came home expecting to lose love in the space of one brief telephone call. Is it always so short-lived? — Ellen Hopkins

It’s a long road when you face the world alone, when no one reaches out a hand for you to hold. You can find love if you search within your soul, and the emptiness you felt will disappear. — Mariah Carey

If you believe in yourself, if you are without fear, you will also be tolerant, non-aggressive and find love. — Rollo Armstrong

Maybe love is like luck. You have to go all the way to find it. — Robert Mitchum

Take spring when it comes and rejoice. Take happiness when it comes and rejoice. Take love when it comes and rejoice. — Carl Ewald

A primatologist told me you can find love in the eyes of an orangutan. It’s that old primate gleam that goes back thousands of years and can penetrate the deepest gloom of the jungle. Nothing can deter that gleam, which is why we primates have survived for so long to meet and procreate. In prison, the survival of romance is not easy, but it finds a way … In Canada, there has been a succession of romances between prisoners and female guards, nurses, librarians, and one Catholic nun who married the convict after he divorced his wife. — Shawn Thompson

Love can only be found through the act of loving. — Paulo Coelho

Love is our only reason for living and the only purpose of life. We live for the sake of love, and we live seeking love… it is not surprising that we keep looking for love. All of us are nothing but vibrations of love. We are sustained by love, and in the end we merge back into love. — Swami Muktananda

The Mask Put off that mask of burning gold With emerald eyes. O no, my dear, you make so bold To find if hearts be wild and wise, And yet not cold. I would but find what’s there to find, Love or deceit. It was the mask engaged your mind, And after set your heart to beat, Not what’s behind. But lest you are my enemy, I must enquire. O no, my dear, let all that be, What matter, so there is but fire In you, in me? — William Butler Yeats

If you are lucky enough to find love, remember it is there and don’t throw it away. — Stephen Hawking

It was so damn hard to find love in this world, to locate someone who could make you feel that there was a reason you’d been put on this earth. A child, I imagined, was the purest form of that. A child was the love you didn’t have to look for, didn’t have to prove anything to, didn’t have to worry about losing. Which is why, when it happened, it hurt so badly. — Jodi Picoult

A woman’s heart should be so hidden in God that a man has to seek Him just to find her. — Max Lucado

He who wants to do good knocks at the gate: he who loves finds the door open. — Rabindranath Tagore

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

Some people never find love at all, count yourself blessed if it ever happens your way — Ellen Hopkins

To find riches is a beggar’s dream, but to find love is the dream of kings. — Sidney Sheldon

You’ve got to take risks if you want to find love. — Zayn Malik

If you work at love, you will find love at work. — Peter Jackson

Eight full lives,” I whispered against his jaw, my voice breaking. “Eight full lives and I never found anyone I would stay on a planet for, anyone I would follow when they left. I never found a partner. Why now? Why you? You’re not of my species. How can you be my partner?” “It’s a strange universe,” he murmured. “It’s not fair,” I complained, echoing Sunny’s words. It wasn’t fair. How could I find this, find love–now, in this eleventh hour–and have to leave it? Was it fair that my soul and body couldn’t reconcile? Was it fair that I had to love Melanie, too? — Stephenie Meyer

I thought Love lived in the hot sunshine, But O, he lives in the moony light! I thought to find Love in the heat of day, But sweet Love is the comforter of night. — William Blake

In our imaginations we believe that love is apart from us. Actually there is nothing but love, once we are ready to accept it. When you truly find love, you find yourself — Deepak Chopra

Who would have ever thought I’d find love, contentment and joy in a prison cell, but I did. I knew that I knew that I knew that day, I’d been released, and I thought to myself, I need to tell everyone about this because no one had ever told me. — Christian Hosoi

When you love you should not think you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course. — Khalil Gibran

How does a guy look at another guy’s hairy ass, and find love? — Sam Kinison

Love is wonderful to have. True love is hard to find. — Jon Jones

Look with your heart and not with your eyes. The heart understands. The heart never lies. Believe what it feels, and trust what it shows. Look with your heart; the heart always knows. Love is not always beautiful, not at the start. But open your arms, and close your eyes tight. Look with your heart and when it finds love, your heart will be right. — Andrew Lloyd Webber

Many people are despairing of the possibility of finding love. And some of the people who are despairing the most are in their thirties and forties and looking just great. — Marianne Williamson

You don’t find love, it finds you. It’s got a little bit to do with destiny, fate, and what’s written in the stars. — Anais Nin

We all want to be loved, don’t we? Everyone looks for a way of finding love. It’s a constant search for affection in every walk of life. — Audrey Hepburn

There’s no such thing as being perfect, and that doesn’t just mean the perfect body. I talk about my body, my relationship with food, men, and sleeping around to find love, my relationship with my family – trials and tribulations. I want people to know they’re not alone. And this isn’t just about people younger than 30. I have fans who are 30 or 40 telling me, This is exactly what I needed to hear. — Ashley Graham

If you wish to find Love, don’t look for the object of love but rather for the source of love. There you will find the Beloved. — Mooji