“If you are the desert I’ll be the sea
If you ever hunger, hunger for me
Whatever you ask for, that’s what I’ll be”
– George Michael
As this verse from the famous pop song ‘Father Figure’ metaphorically convey, love knows no bound; love is formless. But love is also personified in everything. It is a beautiful imagination.
But love is also a reality in two throbbing hearts. Love flows like poetry but it also stays in our hearts forever like a beautiful rose in an old book. So what’s love you ask? Well, it is a mirror for two souls.
The translation of this beautiful feeling called love has always smitten a lot of writers, poets, singers, and artists from times we know love exists. Each writer, poet & artist has contributed a piece of their own melody to bequeath us a song of love that we all continue to write and groove to.
As the festival of love ‘Valentine’s Day’ approaches us, we thought of remembering some of the most enchanting valentines day quotes about love from famous poets without which this everlasting song of love stays incomplete.
1. “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 you are my life.” – Khalil Gibran
Khalil Gibran is known for the depth in his words. His depiction of love is a realisation of one’s unspoken feelings. Sometimes just loving is not enough, you need to express it too.
2. “Don’t forget Love; it will bring all the madness you need to unfurl yourself across the universe” – Meerabai
The epitome of love for the divine (Krishna), Meerabai, tells us about remembering the spark of love that makes us light the entire cosmos. If you love someone, own it, because your love is an inspiration to many.
3. “Love is… an ever-fixed mark, that looks on tempests and is never shaken.” – William Shakespeare
The brilliance of Shakespeare’s words turn love into a feeling nurtured by perseverance. Remember, even through the ups and downs, you chase love and love keeps chasing you. Make sure to make it a beautiful memory.
4. “O, my love’s like a red, red rose, That’s newly sprung in June.” – Robert Burns
A modern poet from the olden days, Robert Burns, tells us about the freshness of love through the delicate petals of rose. When you know nothing to speak of love, a rose can lay it all bare beautifully.
5. “Beauty and Love are as body and soul. Beauty is the mine, Love is the diamond.” – Rumi
From the eyes of a mystic Sufi poet, Rumi, every shade of love is beautiful and everything beautiful is a shade of love. Always keep this beauty of love thriving!
6. “If I know what love is, it is because of you.” – Hermen Hesse
The German-Swiss poet, Hermen Hesse, makes love a feeling that one experiences through a medium. Maybe that’s why the other person is called a soulmate. Nobody teaches you love better than your soulmate.
7. “Love is an endless mystery, for it has nothing else to explain it.” – Rabindranath Tagore
For Gurudev, love remains a beautiful mystery. That’s what makes it enchanting. It is the beautiful feeling that makes you say a whole story to your love without even uttering a single word.
8. “Love is an irresistible desire, to be irresistibly desired.” – Robert Frost
Robert Frost, a noteworthy American poet, views love as a desire, as passion. A kiss, an embrace and a beautiful smile is a dose of love all combine. Yes, it’s a cue to shower your partner with gifts and love.
We hope you are humming the beat of the song of love by now. Are you overwhelmed with bubbling love in your heart? Find a way to express it beautifully with IGP’s exclusive ‘Quotes Of Never Ending Romance’ –
“Love is like a mirror. The more I see you, the more I fall in love with myself.”
“Your love is in my senses and even when I am not in my senses your love keeps me awake.”
“If your love is a dream, I never want to be awake. But if your love is a reality, I never desire to dream again.”
“I am the book. You are the words. No one could ever read me without you my love.”
“Your love tastes like a cake, smells like a flower, but it comes to me just like a gift.”
Go, hug your partner and seal the love with a kiss! Here are some gifts ideas for you – Best Valentine’s Day Gifts.
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