To help you express your feelings for your partner without sounding silly or trite, the Mirror has put together the best Valentine’s Day wishes from writers who excel in the arts of love .
- Elizabeth Barrett Browning
I love you not only for what you are,
but for what I am when I am with you.
I love you not only for what you have made of yourself,
but for what you are making of me.
I love you for the part of me that you bring out.
2. Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward in the same direction.”
~ Antoine de Saint-Exupery
3. Gone With the Wind
“You should be kissed and often by someone who knows how”
~ Rhett to Scarlett
4. Robert Burns
Till a’ the seas gang dry, my dear,
And the rocks melt wi’ the sun;
And I will luve thee still, my dear,
While the sands o’ life shall run.
5. E.E. Cummings
i carry your heart with me (i carry it in
my heart) i am never without it(anywhere
i go you go, my dear; and whatever is done
by only me is your doing, my darling)
6. Ogden Nash
As a shipwrecked sailor hates the sea,
Or a juggler hates a shove,
As a hostess detests unexpected guests,
That’s how much you I love.
~ Ogden Nash
7. William Shakespeare
Doubt thou the stars are fire, Doubt that the sun doth move. Doubt truth to be a liar, But never doubt I love.
~ William Shakespeare
8. Samuel Lover
Come, live in my heart and pay no rent.