An inspiring and hopeful collection of quotes about happy relationships.
What is a good relationship quote?
A good relationship is one where both partners feel loved, supported and happy.
A healthy relationship should be based on trust, respect and communication. No relationship is perfect or smooth sailing all of the time, but at it’s core, a good relationship is ultimately happy.
A happy relationship is one where both partners are content and fulfilled. They have similar interests, goals, and values, and can communicate openly and honestly with each other.
These quotes about happy relationships will remind you of what may be important to you in a relationship and how to keep your love strong.
We hope that as you read them, you feel compassion, hope and appreciation for the wonderful relationship you have now or will have in the future.
Happy Relationship Quotes
“I’m not telling you it is going to be easy- I am telling you it is going to be worth it.” Art Williams
“The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.” Carl Jung
“Never above you. Never below you. Always beside you.” Walter Winchell
“Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.” Maya Angelou
“Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust and hostility to evaporate.” Albert Schweitzer
“A loving relationship is one in which the loved one is free to be himself — to laugh with me, but never at me; to cry with me, but never because of me; to love life, to love himself, to love being loved. Such a relationship is based upon freedom and can never grow in a jealous heart.” Leo Buscaglia
“For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.” Audrey Hepburn
“Some of the biggest challenges in relationships come from the fact that most people enter a relationship in order to get something: they’re trying to find someone who’s going to make them feel good. In reality, the only way a relationship will last is if you see your relationship as a place that you go to give, and not a place that you go to take.” Anthony Robbins
“Some think love can be measured by the amount of butterflies in their tummy. Others think love can be measured in bunches of flowers, or by using the words ‘for ever.’ But love can only truly be measured by actions. It can be a small thing, such as peeling an orange for a person you love because you know they don’t like doing it.” Marian Keyes
“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.” Mahatma Gandhi
“Love is when you meet someone who tells you something new about yourself.” Andre Breton
“You don’t develop courage by being happy in your relationships every day. You develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity.” Epicurus
“If you love someone, set them free. If they come back they’re yours; if they don’t they never were.” Richard Bach
“But let there be spaces in your togetherness and let the winds of the heavens dance between you. Love one another but make not a bond of love: let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.” Khalil Gibran
“To get the full value of joy you must have someone to divide it with.” Mark Twain
“Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.” William Shakespeare
“The beginning of love is to let those we love be perfectly themselves, and not to twist them to fit our own image. Otherwise we love only the reflection of ourselves we find in them.” Thomas Merton
“When you stop expecting people to be perfect, you can like them for who they are.” Donald Miller
“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” Lao Tzu
“There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness.” Friedrich Nietzsche
“Flatter me, and I may not believe you. Criticize me, and I may not like you. Ignore me, and I may not forgive you. Encourage me, and I will not forget you. Love me and I may be forced to love you.” William Arthur Ward
“The heart is forever inexperienced.” Henry David Thoreau
“Happy is the man who finds a true friend, and far happier is he who finds that true friend in his wife.” Franz Schubert
“We’ve got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant. You can’t just accept it and leave it in the cupboard or just think it’s going to get on by itself. You’ve got to keep watering it. You’ve got to really look after it and nurture it.” John Lennon
“A healthy relationship is one where you can’t wait to see that person. You love to be around that person. You can’t get enough of that person. You’re at your best when you’re with that person.” Germany Kent
“Love is a friendship set to music.” Joseph Campbell
“Adapt yourself to the things among which your lot has been cast and love sincerely the fellow creatures with whom destiny has ordained that you shall live.” Marcus Aurelius
“Before you profess love, first possess the ability to protect it.” Elizabeth Nsenkyire
“We can improve our relationships with others by leaps and bounds if we become encouragers instead of critics.” Joyce Meyer
“Love comes when manipulation stops, when you think more about the other person than about his or her reactions to you. When you dare to reveal yourself fully. When you dare to be vulnerable.” Joyce Brothers
“A healthy relationship will never require you to sacrifice your friends, your dreams, or your dignity.” Dinkar Kalotra
“Respect, trust and kindness are the ingredients of a good relationship.” Máire O’ Leary
“Courage means to keep working a relationship, to continue seeking solutions to difficult problems, and to stay focused during stressful periods.” Denis Waitley
“No road is long with good company.” Turkish Proverb
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