74+ Best Intense Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Profoundly inspirational intense quotes will challenge the way you think, and help guide you through any life experience.

Famous Intense Quotes

To the world you may be one person, but to one person you are the world. Bill Wilson

On the other side of a storm is the strength that comes from having navigated through it. Raise your sail and begin. Gregory S. Williams

I love you and that’s the beginning and end of everything. F. Scott Fitzgerald

Turn your wounds into wisdom. Oprah Winfrey

I love you not only for what you are but for what I am when I am with you. Roy Croft

Resilience is accepting your new reality, even if it’s less good than the one you had before. You can fight it, you can do nothing but scream about what you’ve lost, or you can accept that and try to put together something that’s good. Elizabeth Edwards

You are every reason, every hope, and every dream I’ve ever had. Nicholas Sparks

A good half of the art of living is resilience. Alain de Botton

When we are in love we seem to ourselves quite different from what we were before. Blaise Pascal

Never say that you can’t do something, or that something seems impossible, or that something can’t be done, no matter how discouraging or harrowing it may be; human beings are limited only by what we allow ourselves to be limited by: our own minds. We are each the masters of our own reality; when we become self aware to this: absolutely anything in the world is possible. Mike Norton

If I know what love is, it is because of you. Hermann Hesse

Life doesn’t get easier or more forgiving, we get stronger and more resilient. Steve Maraboli

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

No matter how much falls on us, we keep plowing ahead. That’s the only way to keep the roads clear. Greg Kincaid

You know you’re in love when you don’t want to fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams. Dr. Seuss

Resilience is very different than being numb. Resilience means you experience, you feel, you fail, you hurt. You fall. But, you keep going. Yasmin Mogahed

If I had a flower for every time I thought of you, I could walk in my garden forever. Alfred Lord Tennyson

The oak fought the wind and was broken, the willow bent when it must and survived. Robert Jordan

To be your friend was all I ever wanted; to be your lover was all I ever dreamed. Valerie Lombardo

It may sound strange, but many champions are made champions by setbacks. Bob Richards

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

No one escapes pain, fear, and suffering. Yet from pain can come wisdom, from fear can come courage, from suffering can come strength  if we have the virtue of resilience. Eric Greitens

My love for you is past the mind, beyond my heart, and into my soul. Boris Kodjoe

Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody else expects of you. Never excuse yourself. Never pity yourself. Be a hard master to yourself and be lenient to everybody else. Henry Ward Beecher

It was the way you laughed, I knew I wanted that in my life. R. M. Drake

Life is very interesting. In the end, some of your greatest pains become your greatest strengths. Drew Barrymore

So, I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you. Paulo Coelho

My barn has burned down, I can now see the moon. Mizuta Masahide

We loved with a love that was more than love. Edgar Allen Poe

Enthusiasm is common. Endurance is rare. Angela Duckworth

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

We are all faced with a series of great opportunities brilliantly disguised as impossible situations. Chuck Swindoll

To love is nothing. To be loved is something. But to love and be loved, that’s everything T. Tolis

You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it. Margaret Thatcher

I know of no greater happiness than to be with you all the time, without interruption, without end. Franz Kafka

That which does not kill us makes us stronger. Friedrich Nietzsche

Love is what you’ve been through with somebody. James Thurber

The harder you fall, the heavier your heart; the heavier your heart, the stronger you climb; the stronger you climb, the higher your pedestal. Criss Jami

Patience is the mark of true love. If you truly love someone, you will be more patient with that person.Thich Nhat Hanh

Successful people demonstrate their resilience through their dedication to making progress every day, even if that progress is marginal. Jonathan Mills

The water shines only by the sun. And it is you who are my sun. Charles de Leusse

You have power over your mind  not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength. Marcus Aurelius

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

With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts. Eleanor Roosevelt

Loving you never was an option. It was a necessity. Truth Devour

Resilience isn’t a single skill. It’s a variety of skills and coping mechanisms. To bounce back from bumps in the road as well as failures, you should focus on emphasizing the positive. Jean Chatzky

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

Hard times don’t create heroes. It is during the hard times when the ‘hero’ within us is revealed. Bob Riley

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

It’s a funny thing about life, once you begin to take note of the things you are grateful for, you begin to lose sight of the things that you lack. Germany Kent

Love is a great master. It teaches us to be what we never were. Moliere

If your heart is broken, make art with the pieces. Shane Koyczan

Loving you is not a task, loving you is a privilege and I’m grateful for that. Keshav Sharma

Happiness isn’t something that depends on our surroundings, it’s something we make inside ourselves. Corrie ten Boom

When I connect the dots, they always lead to you. Perry Poetry

Hard times may have held you down, but they will not last forever. When all is said and done, you will be increased. Joel Osteen

I loved you yesterday, loving you still, always have, and always will. Elaine Davis

Hard times are sometimes blessings in disguise. We do have to suffer but in the end it makes us strong, better and wise. Anurag Prakash Raj

I don’t love you for looks, or your body, but because you can sing a song that only I can hear. Oscar Wilde

Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict. William Ellery Channing

I want you. All of you. Your flaws. Your mistakes. Your imperfections. I want you, and only you. John Legend

Hard times arouse an instinctive desire for authenticity. Coco Chanel

The minute I heard my first love story, I started looking for you. Jalaluddin Rumi

We are only as strong as we are united, as weak as we are divided. J.K. Rowling

Lovers don’t finally meet somewhere. They are with each other all along. Rumi

Anyone can give up; it is the easiest thing in the world to do. But to hold it together when everyone would expect you to fall apart, now that is true strength. Chris Bradford

That’s when you know you love someone when you can’t experience anything without wishing the other person was there to see it, too. Kaui Hemmings

Like tiny seeds with potent power to push through tough ground and become mighty trees, we hold innate reserves of unimaginable strength. We are resilient. Catherine DeVrye

When you love someone, you love the whole person, just as he or she is, and not as you would like them to be. Leo Tolstoy

Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time. Thomas Edison

I swear I couldn’t love you more than I do right now, and yet I know I will tomorrow. Leo Christopher

And one has to understand that braveness is not the absence of fear but rather the strength to keep on going forward despite the fear. Paulo Coelho

Love is just a word, but you bring it definition. Eminem

Courage is the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can’t practice any other virtue consistently. Maya Angelou