35 Of the Most Famous Romantic Movie Quotes

Most of us need a little help once in a while when it comes to the romance department. Even the best of speakers and public communicators stumble for words when it comes to expressing their inner most feelings. We have all watched romantic movies with our special someone and enjoyed them too, but do you wish while watching the movies that you could also just open your heart and say something similar to those famous movie lines. Some characters and dialogues just touch our hearts very deeply, and we even remember those romantic quotes. Oh! Well there is nothing wrong with taking a little help from these famous movie lines!

If your big day is coming up, or you want to propose to your sweetheart or even if you are the maid of honor or the brides maid you need to come up with a kick ass speech you should take help from romantic quotes from Hollywood. Even if you have been in a relationship for quite some time which just needs a bit of rekindling go through our list of love quotes from movies.

These are sure way to inspire anyone and get them in the spirit of romance in no time, so go ahead and browse through our list of 35 of the most famous romantic movie quotes.

35. Dirty Dancing

Dirty Dancing

Who can forget the 1987 box office hit Dirty Dancing, starring Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey as the lead actors? The famous line is said by Baby (Jennifer Grey) to Johnny (Patrick Swayze)

“Me? I’m scared of everything. I’m scared of what I saw. ‘m scared of what I did, of who I am, and most of all I’m scared of walking out of this room and never feeling the rest of my whole life the way I feel when I’m with you”

34. Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

This Kate Winslet and Jim Carrey starrer “Eternal Sunshine of The Spotless Mind” is the story of a couple who are going through a rough patch in their relationship. As they decide they can no longer stand each other they try to erase each other out of their memory.   The quote about love is said by Joel (Jim Carrey) to Kate’s character, Clementine:

“I could die right now, Clem. I’m just… happy. I’ve never felt that before. I’m just exactly where I want to be.”

33. Ghost of Girlfriends Past

Ghost of Girlfriends Past

This beautiful movie starring Matthew McConaughey and Jennifer Garner is about a serial womanizer and what he feels when he finally falls in love. He goes to attend his brother’s wedding where he is attracted to Jennifer Garner who already knows of his reputation. Matthew’s character is haunted by ghosts of all his past girlfriends who bother him every time he approaches Jennifer. In trying to convince Jennifer of his love he uses the following lines which have become one of the most famous romantic love quotes of all time:

“You’ve got to risk love Sandra! I didn’t and look at me; I’m a lonely ghost of a man. It doesn’t mean that you’re never going to get hurt but the pain you feel will never compare to the regret that comes from walking away from love.”

32. The Time Traveler’s Wife

The Time Traveler’s Wife

The time travelere’s wife is a romantic drama about a Chicago librarian played by Eric Bana and his wife played by Rachel mcAdams. Eric has a gene that causes him to time travel involuntarily. The movie is about what complications it brings on to their marriage and how the wife deals with it. The line that comes from this movie is one of the most beautiful romantic love quotes of all time.

“I want to tell you, again, I love you. Our love has been the thread through the labyrinth, the net under the high-wire walker, the only real thing in this strange life of mine that I could ever trust. Tonight I feel that my love for you has more density in this world than I do, myself: as though it could linger on after me and surround you, keep you, hold you.”

31. Meet Joe Black

Meet Joe Black

This 1998 drama fantasy revolves around a media tycoon played by Anthony Hopkins comes face to face with the inevitable, Death! The character is played by Brad Pitt a.k.a. Joe Black, in a man’s body. As death enters Hopkins’s house to take him along he gets intrigued by life on Earth and develops feeling for his daughter. The character is played by Claire Forlani. This is definitely one of the most intense movies about life, love and romance. The famous movie lines narrated by Joe Black are:

“Love is passion, obsession, someone you can’t live without. If you don’t start with that, what are you going to end up with?”

30. Forces Of Nature

Forces of Nature

This 1999 romantic comedy is about a man, Ben Affleck who is soon to be married. The twist in the tail starts when he meets a stranger played by Sandra Bullock, after his plane goes through a little mishap at take-off time

“I always thought that there was this one perfect person for everybody in the world, you know, and when you found that person the rest of the world kind of magically faded away, and, you know, the two of you would just be inside this kind of protective bubble, but there is no bubble, I mean if there is you have to make it, I just think life is more than a series of moments, you know, we can make choices, and we can choose to protect the people we love, and that’s what makes us who we are and those are the real memories.”

29. The Notebook

The Notebook

The Notebook is an adaption which tells the story of a young man who falls in love with a rich young woman. Through his love he is able to give her a sense of freedom she hasn’t experienced before, though they are separated later due to their social differences but the quote about love from the movie simply strikes a chord.

“The best love is the kind that awakens the soul; that makes us reach for more, that plants the fire in our hearts and brings peace to our minds. That’s what I hope to give you forever”

28. When Sally Met Harry

When Sally Met Harry

This 1998 romantic comedy has Meg Ryan and Billy Crystal in the lead. The movie is about two friends who have known each other for quite some time and as their friendship grows deeper the big question arises: Can a man and woman be just friends? This beautiful line from the movie includes it in the list for romantic movie quotes.

“When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.”

27. Princess Bride

Princess Bride

The movie is about a book called “The Princess Bride”. A grandfather tells the story of a prince and princess to his young bedridden grandson, who is first not interested in listening to a romantic story but as the story unfolds, is simply awestruck by the romance. One of the best romantic quotes from this movie is.

“Death cannot stop true love. All it can do is delay it for a while”

26. The English Patient

The English Patient

The movie takes place during the time of WWII. The main characters here are a nurse played by Juliette Brioche and a badly burnt war victim played by Ralph Fiennes. The movie reveals the story of his love in flashbacks. One of the most famous quotes from the movie is.

“I promise I will come back for you. I promise I will never leave you”

25. Somewhere In Time

Somewhere in Time

The movie stars Christopher Reeve and Jane Seymour, where Christopher is a play right. On the opening night of one of his plays he meets an old lady who says to him “Come back to me”. He is intrigued by her and through self hypnosis he tries to investigate her past as he does so, he ends up falling in love with her younger-self. Quote about love from the movie is

“I can almost see him now before me. What would I say to him, if he were really here? Forgive me; I have never known this feeling. I’ve lived without it all my life. Is it any wonder, then, that I fail to recognize you? You– who brought it to me for the first time. Is there any way I can tell you how my life has changed? Any way at all to let you know what sweetness you have given me? There is so much to say…I cannot find the words. Except for these– I love you!”

24. Twilight


This 2008 movie is based on a book by Stephanie Meyer, which shows romance between a vampire, Robert Pattison and an ordinary teenage girl, Kristen Stewart. The vampire finds himself powerless in front of the girl, and she too risks everything as she falls for him. One of the most famous movie lines from the series is

“I love you. You are the reason I’m alive….. If that’s what I am”

23. Titanic


Who can forget this romantic blockbuster starring Leonardo Di Caprio and Kate Winslet? The movie is about the ill-fated ship titanic which sank before it could reach its destination. As the ship sinks Jack, Leanardo saves his love Rose, played by Kate Winslet. He delivers one of the most famous movie quotes here.

“Winning that ticket, Rose, was the best thing that ever happened to me… it brought me to you … You must do me this honor, Rose. Promise me you’ll survive. That you won’t give up, no matter what happens, no matter how hopeless. Promise me now, Rose, and never let go of that promise.”

22. City Of Angels

City of Angels

The 1998 romantic drama ‘City of Angels’ was inspired by modern classic Wings of Desire. Nicholas Cage plays an angel called Seth who is spotted by a young heart surgeon, played by Meg Ryan during one of the operations. Seth accompanies the recently deceased from Earth to the life after. He has never felt any human emotion before, but is given a chance to either stay as how he is or being thrown to the Earth. Quote about love from the movie is simply beautiful.

“I would rather have had one breath of her hair, one kiss from her mouth, one touch of her hand, than eternity without it.”

21. Crazy/ Beautiful

Crazy Beautiful

This is a beautiful love story depicting high school romance between a troubled Latino boy, played by Jay Hernandez and a troubled girl from a high class back ground, played by Kristen Dunst. The beautiful quote about love goes like.

“There are millions of people in this world, but in the end it all comes down to one. I still panic sometimes, forget to breathe, but I know that there’s something beautiful in my imperfections; the beauty that he held up for me to see. The strength that I will never be able to say.”

20. Notting Hill

Notting Hill

Notting Hill is a beautiful movie which shows how two very different people Hugh Grant who is a book store owner and Julia Roberts who plays a world renowned actress and a sweetheart of many just falls for each other. The movie depicts true love in the most beautiful manner. One of the famous quotes from the movie is.

“After all… I’m just a girl, standing in front of a boy, asking him to love her.”

19. The End Of  The Affair

The End of the Affair

The end of the affair starts when a novelist runs into husband of his ex-mistress. This rekindles his feelings for his mistress who abruptly ends their affair two years ago. One of the best movie quotes about eternal love from the movie is:

“You see I never stopped loving you even though I couldn’t even see you”

18. Emma


The movie takes place in 1800 English countryside. This is the story of Emma Woodhouse who seems quite content with her life; however she has a bad habit of finding suitors for her friends. Although she thinks she always knows who is perfect for who but she seems quite aloof about her own feelings. Quote about love from Emma:

“Maybe it is our imperfections which make us so perfect for one another”.

17. The Terminator

The Terminator

Though the movie belongs to action and sci-fi genre, but it happens to have one of the best movie quotes on romance.

“And maybe it’ll be enough if you know that in the few hours we had together we loved a lifetime’s worth.”

16. Sweet Home Alabama

Sweet Home Alabama

The movie starring Reese Witherspoon and Patrick Demsey is about a young woman who runs away from her home and husband in Alabama and tries to find herself as a New York socialite. The famous movie lines are:

“Jake you are the first boy I have ever kissed….. And I want you to be the last”

15. Annie Hall

Annie Hall

This Golden era movie stars Woodie Allen and Diane Keaton. Woodie plays a twice divorced forty something neurotic comedian and Diane is an upcoming singer in the movie. One of the romantic love quotes from the movie is:

“Love is too weak a word for what I feel — I luuurve you, you know, I loave you, I luff you, two F’s.”

14. Juno


Juno is a movie about a young woman who comes face to face with an unplanned pregnancy and the decision she makes regarding her unborn child.

“In my opinion the best thing you can you do is find a person who loves you for exactly what you are. Good mood, bad mood, ugly, pretty, handsome, what have you, the right person will still think the sun shines out of your ass. That’s the kind of person that’s worth sticking with.”

13. The Last Of  The Mohicans

The Last of the Mohicans

The movie is about three trappers who are determined to save the life of daughter of a British Colonel’s daughter in the middle of an Indian and French war.

“You stay alive, no matter what occurs! I will find you. No matter how long it takes, no matter how far, I will find you.”

12. My Best Friend’s Wedding

My Best Friend’s Wedding

The movie stars Julia Roberts, whose long- time best friend Durmot Mulroney tells her he is engaged to Cameron Diaz. This is when it occurs to Roberts that she herself loves him deeply and sets out to get him. Quote about love from the movie.

“If you love someone you say it, you say it right then, out loud. Otherwise the moment just…passes you by.”

11. The Movie Date

The Movie Date

The movie date stars Debra Messing who hire a male escort to pose as her fiancé to take him to his sister’s wedding, played by Durmont Mulroney. The idea is to make her ex fiancé jealous who dumped her a little while back. However, things don’t go as planned. The quote about love from the movie goes like this.

“I think I’d miss you even if we’d never met.”

10. Remember Me

Remember Me

Remember me stars Robert Pattison who plays a young man who has a strained relationship with his father, played by Pierce Brosnan. Robert believes he cannot love nor be loved. This is until he meets Emile Di Rivin. Famous movie lines about love go like this.

“Love’s involved with spending time together, but spending time apart, can lead to loving even more.”

9. Sleepless In Seattle

Sleepless in Seattle

The beautiful movie is starts when a little boy calls into a radio talk show to find a lady love for his father who has been recently widowed. The movie is indeed a beautiful one. The beautiful quote about love from the movie is

“It was a million tiny little things that, when you added them all up, they meant we were supposed to be together … and I knew it. I knew it the very first time I touched her. It was like coming home. .. Only to no home I’d ever known … I was just taking her hand to help her out of a car and I knew. It was like … magic.”

8. Love Story

Love Story

The movie shows romance between a boy from a very affluent family of lawyers and an ordinary girl becoming a musician. Despite the differences they decide to give love a chance and go throw many ups and downs. From this movie comes one of the best romantic quotes of all time.

“So it’s not gonna be easy. It’s gonna be really hard. We’re gonna have to work at this every day, but I want to do that because I want you. I want all of you, forever, you and me, every day.”

7. Gone With The Wind

Gone with the Wind

The classic shows the romance between a manipulative southern beauty and a blockade runner during the Civil war. If you haven’t watched the movie it is a must watch, with a number of famous love quotes. One of them goes like this.

“No, I don’t think I will kiss you, although you need kissing, badly. That’s what’s wrong with you. You should be kissed and often, and by someone who knows how.”

6. As Good As It Gets

As Good as it Gets

This is a story of friendship and romance. When a gay artist has an accident an author, a waitress and the artist form an unusual friendship. The famous movie lines are as follows:

“You make me want to be a better man”

5. Along Came Polly

Along Came Polly

Along came Polly is the story of Ben Stiller who is going through severe depression as he found his newlywed wife cheating with a scuba instructor. He is a button down risk calculating guy, things change when he runs into one of his schoolmates, Polly played by Jennifer Aniston. The line from this movie is actually one of the funny romantic quotes.

“Since we have been together I have felt more uncomfortable, out of place, embarrassed, and just physically sick than I have in my entire life. But I could not have gone through that, I could not have thrown up 19 times in 48 days if I was not in love with you.”

4. Hitch


In hitch will smith plays a “date doctor”, who helps men in getting the women they like. He is a man who can charm anyone until he meets a gossip columnist upon whom none of his charms seem to work. Famous movie lines from this romantic comedy are mesmerizing.

“Life is not the amount of breaths you take; it’s the moments that take your breath away.”

3. The Vow

The Vow

The vow shows story of a married couple. When Rachel Mc Adams goes through an almost fatal accident, she is comatose and upon waking up she has lost her memory. Her husband Channing Tatum recreates all their memories in order to bring her back by making a connection with her heart. The famous movie lines go like this.

“I vow to fiercely love you in all your forms, now and forever. I promise to never forget that this is a once in a lifetime love”

2. Good Will Hunting

Good Will Hunting

Will Hunting is a janitor in M.I.T. who is a genius in mathematics, but he requires help from a psychologist to help him find his true identity and a direction in his life. Movie stars Robin Williams who says these famous movie lines.

“It doesn’t matter if the guy is perfect, or the girl is perfect…. As long as they are perfect for each other”

1. A Walk To Remember

A Walk to Remember

The movie starring Mandy Moore and Shane West is about too teens who are worlds apart in each and every way. However, they get attracted to each other and fate tests their love in the most tragic ways. The quote about love from a walk to remember goes like this:

“Jamie saved my life. She taught me everything. About life, hope and the long journey ahead. I’ll always miss her. But our love is like the wind. I can’t see it, but I can feel it.”

Olwomen’s Five Tips to Spice Up Your Romantic Relationship

It is a wonderful feeling to find someone with whom you want to spend the rest of your life. However, sometimes things can go downhill for any relationship. Off course on a special occasion you can use any of these famous love quotes. Here are our five tips for year round romance.

  • Be genuine when expressing your love. True emotions should be shown beyond those passing “ I love you”. Sometimes you need to say more than that. Don’t hold back just do it.
  • Be spontaneous at times. Romance is enhanced by spontaneity and novelty.
  • It’s good to be a little mysterious at times. Surprise your love with a romantic gesture when they are least expecting it.
  • Be present emotionally. When you are expressing your feelings or making a romantic gesture it should be heartfelt
  • Connect with your partner at emotional level whenever you can.

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