Falling In Love Quotes

Falling in love is an experience that transcends time, culture, and language, embodying a myriad of emotions that poets, writers, and thinkers have sought to capture in words for centuries. It’s a moment where the heart takes precedence, guiding us through a journey that is exhilarating and daunting, filled with highs and lows, yet undeniably enchanting. The quotes that follow offer a glimpse into this profound human experience, reflecting the joy, vulnerability, passion, and transformation that love instills in us.

These quotes serve as windows into the soul, articulating feelings that are often felt deeply but expressed inadequately. They remind us that love, in its many forms, is a universal language, understood by all yet experienced uniquely by each individual. Whether it is the flutter of butterflies in the stomach, the profound sense of connection, or the deep yearning for another’s presence, these words strive to encapsulate the essence of falling in love – a phenomenon that is as old as humanity itself, yet as fresh and invigorating with each new encounter.

I really love writing comedy. Writing romantic comedy is even nicer because you get to write about how insane we all act when we’re falling in love. Pearl Cleage

The trick is falling in love with something enough, and being excited enough by something, to want to make that year and a half or two year commitment and wake up every morning at 5 to go deal with a whole day full of problems to get it up on the screen. You really need passion. Mark Romanek

I always used to look at books and wonder how anybody could come up with so many words. But my divorce and then falling in love with somebody else has released in me an ability to write in other ways apart from songs. Roger Waters

If you can show something as complicated as two people falling in love with just music and camera angles, well, just think about what you can do with football. Steve Sabol

When I was young, I couldn’t imagine women of 60 falling in love. For one thing, people used to stay married; they weren’t out in the jungle, searching for romance. Besides, these women just looked so ancient – permed hair, beige cardis. Deborah Moggach

When you connect with a cause, it’s like falling in love. Debra Winger

Every time I get a script it’s a matter of trying to know what I could do with it. I see colors, imagery. It has to have a smell. It’s like falling in love. You can’t give a reason why. Paul Newman

I think that one of the things that you do learn is that falling in love and being in love with someone is a rarity. That you don’t fall in love as many times as you think you’re going to. And then when you do, it’s really special; it’s really important. Julianne Moore

Falling in love, romance, matters of the heart – when you fall in love, on some biochemical level you know there is a chance it won’t work out. It’s ingrained in us that if you take such an enormous risk on someone with your heart that it might not pay off. I gamble all my chips and I might actually lose everything. Rachael Taylor

I didn’t have a fireworks moment for my salvation. I had a falling in love with Jesus in Sunday school when I was a very young child. Beth Moore

I did the traditional thing with falling in love with words, reading books and underlining lines I liked and words I didn’t know. It was something I always did. Carrie Fisher

I found the experience of falling in love or being in love was a death: a death of everything. You kind of watch yourself die in a wonderful way, and you experience for the briefest moment – if you see yourself for a moment through their eyes – everything you believed about yourself gone. In a death-and-rebirth sense. Hozier

I always wrote. I wrote from when I was 12. That was therapeutic for me in those days. I wrote things to get them out of feeling them, and onto paper. So writing in a way saved me, kept me company. I did the traditional thing with falling in love with words, reading books and underlining lines I liked and words I didn’t know. Carrie Fisher

Falling in love is a chemical reaction. But it wears off in a year. That’s why you need a strong line of communication… which includes laughter. Yakov Smirnoff

Falling in love is terrible. It makes you act foolish, like an idiot. Lemmy

Falling in love is awesome, but I’m never drawn to happy songs per se, so whenever you sit down to write a heartbreak song and you’re happily in love, it’s like, ‘OK, now I have to go back to a sad place to get something good.’ Miranda Lambert

It seems to me that romantic comedies used to be about falling in love, but in recent years they’ve really become just comedies where the love story is only there as a spine to hang the jokes on. Nigel Cole

Falling in love with landscapes is what L.A. women do. It doesn’t necessarily imply betrothal or marriage. Kate Braverman

When I realized I could write lyrics and let someone that I knew listen to them, but not know that the song was about them – say it was a girl. I could write this song about how I feel about this girl, I could play it to them. I just loved it, because all of the words would speak to them. I could see them slowly falling in love with me. King Krule

You can’t strategize falling in love, can you? It’s never worked. People love you the most and set you up, and it doesn’t work because you can’t predict these things. You fall in love serially. Meryl Streep

It’s just that… working on ‘Green Lantern,’ I saw how difficult it is to make that concept palatable, and how confused it all can be when you don’t really know exactly where you’re going with it or you don’t really know how to access that world properly – that world comic book fans have been accessing for decades and falling in love with. Ryan Reynolds

On rare occasions one does hear of a miraculous case of a married couple falling in love after marriage, but on close examination it will be found that it is a mere adjustment to the inevitable. Emma Goldman

There is another interesting paradox here: by immersing ourselves in what we love, we find ourselves. We do not lose ourselves. One does not lose one’s identity by falling in love. Lukas Foss

More than anything, falling in love causes a certain female thing in a man to manifest, oddly enough. Sam Shepard

When you fall head over heels for someone, you’re not falling in love with who they are as a person; you’re falling in love with your idea of love. Elisabeth Rohm

I can’t explain chemistry. I really can’t. I haven’t got a clue what it’s all about. It just happens. It’s like falling in love. You can’t explain why you fall in love or explain why it’s this particular person. Elaine Stritch

I’ve spent important times of my life in Spain and Greece, and various deep things happened there – falling in love, stuff like that. Matt Bellamy

Falling in love is a narcissistic endeavor. You play the role of lover, and you find someone to act it out on. Ryan Gosling

I think real life couples on screen are kind of deadly. For the most part, they’re kind of deadly. You’d be surprised. Unless they’re falling in love onscreen for the first time, you don’t have quite the same energy for some reason. Amy Poehler

But as I grew up as a child, falling in love with the theater and Shakespeare, my heroes were Sir Laurence Olivier and Sir John Gielgud. Patrick Stewart

I would love to have seen a male-female relationship that had nothing to do with falling in love, I’d love to prove, even on TV – even if it’s not true! – that men and women can be friends without any kind of involvement. Nana Visitor

I enjoy writing about people falling in love, probably because I think the first time you fall in love is the first time that you have to figure out how you’re going to orient your life. What are you going to value? What’s going to be most important to you? And I think that’s really interesting to write about. John Green

When you fall head over heels for someone, you’re not falling in love with who they are as a person; you’re falling in love with your idea of love. Maria Bello

People are not used to seeing an older woman on screen, unless she’s playing a character role. Why can’t they make a movie about a woman who’s forty-five who’s falling in love or getting divorced? Why does the leading role always have to be a woman who’s twenty-three or twenty-eight? Melanie Griffith

I have never had any issues with falling in love, dating, sustaining long-term relationships, or attracting great men in my life, who have loved me unconditionally. Kenya Moore

I’m lucky to have family around me. Otherwise, I’ll be taking the risk of falling in love with myself. Shakira

‘Young Love’ is about falling in love and dealing with your past so you can move forward. I wanted it to be a clear record. Mat Kearney

The interesting thing is that I found scenes which I put together which could appeal to almost every woman, or apply to almost every woman after the war. Falling in love, dancing, marrying. Maximilian Schell

I could tell you which writer’s rhythms I am imitating. It’s not exactly plagiarism, it’s falling in love with good language and trying to imitate it. Charles Kuralt

‘Anna Karenina’ is just a story about a woman falling in love with a bloke who is not her husband. It’s gossip, rubbish – on the other hand, it’s the deepest story there could be about social transgression, about love, betrayal, duty, children. Hanif Kureishi

When we’re falling in love or out of it, that’s when we most need a song that says how we feel. Yeah, I write a lot of songs about boys. And I’m very happy to do that. Taylor Swift

I wouldn’t dare to speculate as to Cleopatra’s falling in love. Her relationships are too convenient for that. Stacy Schiff

Prior to Saving Private Ryan I never worked with men. I was always working with some babe, and it was always about falling in love, and it just got turned around. I’m not looking for any particular kind of story. I wait until it comes across my desk. Tom Hanks

Imagination which comes into play in falling in love is different from any other. Certainly in my case, and I’ve fallen in love all my life, one imagines the person to be as you want them to be. They frequently turn out to be someone different, for better or worse. Mary Wesley

I was constantly falling in love, and it never occurred to me that this was wrong or bad. Grace Kelly

I learned that leadership is about falling in love with the people and the people falling in love with you. It is about serving the people with selflessness, with sacrifice, and with the need to put the common good ahead of personal interests. Joyce Banda

Falling in love was the easy part; planning a wedding – yikes! Niecy Nash

What’s really interesting and fun to explore is not just the falling in love and everything being great, but the obstacles to falling in love. Patrick J. Adams

There is that awful moment when you realize that you’re falling in love. That should be the most joyful moment, and actually it’s not. It’s always a moment that’s full of fear because you know, as night follows day, the joy is going to rapidly be followed by some pain or other. All the angst of a relationship. Helen Mirren

Well, I kind of did the math in my head when I was like, 9. I was like, ‘Well, if I want to make films’ – because I want to be a director – ‘I could just go on a film set and learn there.’ And then I ended up falling in love with acting and the set and making friends all the time. And so I’ve just been doing that ever since. Finn Wolfhard

Falling in love in high school and falling out of love – it’s very digital. I’ve had breakups where they’ve called me to tell me we were done, and I’ve gotten a lot of text messages from an old girlfriend letting me know how she felt about me after we had ended everything. Khalid

The priesthood is a marriage. People often start by falling in love, and they go on for years without realizing that love must change into some other love which is so unlike it that it can hardly be recognized as love at all. Iris Murdoch

A romance novel focuses exclusively on two people falling in love. It can’t be about a woman caring for her aging mother or something like that. It can have that element, but it has to be primarily about the male-female relationship. Kristin Hannah

I would love to be a guys’ girl, but they always end up falling in love with me, so I’m a girls’ girl instead. I’ve tried having friendly relationships with men, but it ends up being impossible, and I’ve been around the block too many times not to see it coming. Nadine Velazquez

I always had a penchant for falling in love. Every time I found myself without a mate, I fell into a state of low-sizzling panic. Jane Fonda

As a species, we are most animated when our days and nights on Earth are touched by the natural world. We can find immeasurable joy in the birth of a child, a great work of art, or falling in love. Richard Louv

It was more my uncle – my mom’s brother – and my aunt who turned me on to hoops. He was more into basketball and he’d take me to Raptors games. And then my dad started taking me with him. And I started falling in love with the game. Tristan Thompson

I really liked falling in love with cities that I had actively disliked before. Pat Smear

The crisis of democracy in the West is not the result of falling in love with another system. In Europe and America people who are disillusioned with democracy do not dream about the Chinese model or any other form of authoritarian rule. They do not dream about government that controls Internet and puts in prison those daring to disagree. Ivan Krastev

Most films seem to be about a man and a women falling in love at some point and once you pass forty-five, it’s almost disgusting to fall in love. Kristin Scott Thomas

During the ‘ballad’ years for me, the politics was latent; I was just falling in love with the ballads and my boyfriend. And there was the beauty of the songs. Joan Baez

I just loved playing a man who was unafraid of making an idiot of himself in the process of falling in love. I found that admirable. Ben Kingsley

All love stories are tales of beginnings. When we talk about falling in love, we go to the beginning, to pinpoint the moment of freefall. Meghan O’Rourke

Beyond just writing about falling in love and out of love and wanting to do certain things and going out and partying and all the things that I grew up writing about, I want to write about deeper things. Joan Jett

Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love. Albert Einstein

When you’re an artist, there’s always a moment in your life when you think you’re not inspired and instead of doing things and instead of travel and instead of falling in love, you’re just depressed, so you don’t move, so you don’t change. So you’re not inspired. Melanie Laurent

Well that’s actually happened to me a couple of times… but I really think that men, when it comes to falling in love, are less… I guess you could say less aggressive. Alicia Machado

Falling in love with God is the most important thing a person can do. John Eldredge

There’s nothing wrong with falling in love and sharing your life with someone. Lily James

I don’t think falling in love in Slovakia is much different from falling in love in Tunbridge Wells. Tom Stoppard

I think the accessories look very modern and very exciting. These big earrings, these big hoops. I think the girls are sort of falling in love with… collars, neck collars. Ralph Lauren

Setting my mind on a musical instrument was like falling in love. All the world seemed bright and changed. William Christopher Handy

If you were falling in love and you could go back in time and relive a day and see the banal things you did that you’d forgotten about, you’d weep, looking at that day. Alexander Payne

I’m constantly falling in love with objects, and they follow me around the world. Lee Radziwill

You can’t blame gravity for falling in love. Albert Einstein

There’s a big difference between falling in love with someone and falling in love with someone and getting married. Usually, after you get married, you fall in love with the person even more. Dave Grohl

I don’t think I can play a role without falling in love with something about her; even the most despicable people who I have portrayed had some aspect of them which I found beautiful. Rachel Miner

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

In general, between an actor and a character, there needs to be a falling in love, if you will – which I’m saying in quotes. Ann Dowd

When you are missing someone, time seems to move slower, and when I’m falling in love with someone, time seems to be moving faster. Taylor Swift

Falling in love consists merely in uncorking the imagination and bottling the common sense. Helen Rowland

Falling in love is the best way to kill your heart because then it’s not yours anymore. It’s laid in a coffin, waiting to be cremated. Ville Valo

I find love stories satisfying when you can see the work – when you can really watch people find each other and fall in love, a little bit at a time. I like slow burns. Falling in love is so good; why would you want to rush it? Rainbow Rowell

You very seldom see a picture where you watch the process of falling in love. Alfre Woodard

The passion for art is, as for believers, very religious. It unites people, its message is of common humanity. Art has become my religion – others pray in church. It’s a banality, but you don’t possess art, it possesses you. It’s like falling in love. Francois Pinault

Most of my songs are inspired by both falling in love and heartache. And it was a turning point for me as a singer and songwriter as it dawned on me that I wasn’t being honest enough about what I truly feel. Calum Scott

I hated golf when we first started, but a big part of the training process was falling in love with this sport, so I went on tour with the UCLA Team. Shia LaBeouf

We never get enough of falling in love and believing in love. Shemar Moore

I find America falling in love with a TV show flattering and interesting, but at the same time a little sad. David Schwimmer

I am so bored with seeing stories about a mature man of 65 falling in love with a beautiful girl of 32. Kristin Scott Thomas

Conventional Indian cinema is about people falling in love. They sing, they dance. Anurag Kashyap

The key is falling in love with something, anything. If your heart’s attached to it, then your mind will be attached to it. Vera Wang

I’m a firm believer in love and falling in love. Charles Melton

Two things revolutionised life: moving to the countryside and falling in love. Nick Love

I think it’s easy for me to connect to some people, and I don’t know if that’s the same thing as falling in love whereas before, I might have said it was. Ashley Judd

People understand about family; people understand about being in situations where you have to be brave. People get falling in love. Deborah Mailman

A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person. Mignon McLaughlin

I’ve always considered myself a fairly romantic person. I believe in love and falling in love at a young age. Mandy Moore

My kind of gay, meeting a woman and falling in love, is a different experience because it wasn’t anything about ‘Oh, I’ve always been gay and I’m breaking the chains.’ Carol Leifer

Reading and discovering fiction has taught me how to empathise, understand falling in love and all those complex relationships that people have to deal with. Daniel Tammet

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Hi, I'm Emma, and I'm the creative mind behind this website. I have a passion for discovering and sharing inspiring quotes that brighten life's path.

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