12 beautiful French love quotes

What better tool to express love than the language of love? This collection of beautiful love quotes will help you fall in love with the language. All of these French love quotes are available both in French and in English and would make a perfect addition to a romantic gift.

 

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French love quotesIl n’y a qu’un bonheur dans la vie, c’est d’aimer et d’être aimé.

There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.

George Sand

Entre deux coeurs qui s’aiment, nul besoin de paroles.

Two hearts in love need no words.

Marceline Desbordes-Valmore


French love quotes

Aimer, ce n’est pas se regarder l’un l’autre, c’est regarder ensemble dans la même direction.

Love doesn’t mean gazing at each other, but looking, together, in the same direction.

Antoine de St-Exupéry

Le seul vrai language au monde est un baiser.

The only true language in the world is a kiss.

Musset

 

L’amour est la poésie des sens.

Love is the poetry of the senses.

Balzac

 

love quotes in French

 

C’est cela l’amour, tout donner, tout sacrifier sans espoir de retour.

That is love, to give away everything, to sacrifice everything, without the slightest desire to get anything in return.

Albert Camus

L’amour fait les plus grandes douceurs et les plus sensibles infortunes de la vie.

Love makes the greatest pleasures and most sensitive misfortunes of life.

Madeleine de Scudery

Quand il me prend dans les bras,
Il me parle tout bas,
Je vois la vie en rose

When he takes me in his arms,
and speaks to me softly,
I see the world through rose-colored glasses.

L’amour est l’emblème de l’éternité : il confond toute la notion de temps : efface toute la mémoire d’un commencement, toute la crainte d’une extrémité.

Love is the emblem of eternity; it confounds all notion of time; effaces all memory of a beginning, all fear of an end.

Madame de Staël

 

French love

J’ai aimé jusqu’à atteindre la folie. Ce que certains appellent la folie, mais ce qui pour moi, est la seule façon d’aimer.

I have loved to the point of madness; That which is called madness, That which to me, Is the only sensible way to love.

Françoise Sagan

 

La vie est une fleur dont l’amour est le miel.

Life is a flower of which love is the honey.

Victor Hugo

 

Vivre sans aimer n’est pas proprement vivre

To live without loving is to not really live.

Molière

 

 What is your favorite love quote?

Do you have a favorite love quote? Tell us about it in the comments below. And if you feel brave today, try to invent one in French. I will correct you if you make a mistake.

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