Are Cheesy Love Quotes for You?
What is your first reaction when you hear someone use a cheesy line? If you are a closet-romantic, you'd pooh-pooh the die-hard romantic. You'd even make disgusted faces, and tell others how stupid young lovers are. But tell me honestly, wouldn't you love it when someone used a cheesy line on you?
Something happens to us when we hear cheesy love quotes. On the outside, we pretend to be squeamish. But inside, we admire the deep love that gushes out in the form of unbridled flattery.
Here's the News: Most People Like Cheesy Love Quotes
Recent surveys conducted by online dating sites have revealed that more than 44 percent of women actually like cheesy lines. It helped break the ice, and yes, it made people feel flattered. So the next time, you see a fine woman you'd like to date, don't hesitate to say: “Let's commit the perfect crime: I'll steal you're heart, and you'll steal mine.”
Cheesy Is Classy, Dirty Is Not
How do you know what's a cheesy love quote? Cheesy love quotes are usually one or more of the following: they are flirtatious, passionate, sweet, mushy, fawning, and cute. There is actually a thin line between a cheesy love quote and a disgusting one. Cheesy love quotes make you feel happy and special, while disgusting pickup lines, are simply that: disgusting. Here's a line you'd never want to hear: “My love for you is like diarrhea, I just can't hold it in!”
When in Rome...
Then again, cheesy love quotes are a cultural thing. You couldn't possibly go to a conservative society and try one of those cheesy lines. Not only would you return home with a black eye, you'd also be wary of women for the rest of your life. In most westernized societies, it is common for young singles to hang out in bars or nightclubs. Women may be more receptive to cheesy love quotes in a liberal society. To be on the safe side, compliment a woman on her looks, her clothes, or her voice. Usually these are considered “safe zones.” Go any further, and you would be inviting trouble.
Break Ice With Cheesy Love Quotes
Cheesy love quotes are great ice-breakers when you want to work your charm on your date. In fact, many couples have claimed that cheesy love quotes are the deal-clinchers. If your partner likes your cheesy quote, you may end up getting a date. Many years later, couples fondly remember the first time they met, often citing the cheesy pickup line that sealed the deal. As years go by, couples fall into a comfort zone, and expression of cheesy love becomes awkward. But the romance never dies out. When your partner occasionally makes a public display of affection by using cheesy lines, you can't help feeling all romantic.
How to Impress Your Date on Valentine's Day
On Valentine's Day, pull out all the stops. Whether you are single or happily married, use cheesy love quotes to woo your sweetheart. Valentine's Day is the perfect excuse to say something cheesy. You can blame it on Cupid. Go the extra mile and shower love on your dearest. Cast aside your embarrassment and fear of rejection. Read some sappy romantic movie quotes for inspiration, and play Romeo or Juliet. Your lover may be embarrassed, or even mortified by your sudden display of passion. But when she looks back, she will treasure these memories of love.
Dorothy Boyd, Jerry Maguire
You had me at hello.
True love does not come by finding the perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.
Franklin P. Jones
Love doesn't make the world go 'round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.
Loves conquers all things except poverty and toothache.
Love is the difficult realization that something other than oneself is real.
Other men have seen angels, But I have seen thee, And thou art enough.
Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life.
If I am pressed to say why I loved him, I feel it can only be explained by replying: "Because it was he; because it was me.
Anthony Hopkins, Meet Joe Black
[about love] Multiply it by infinity and take it to the depths of forever, and you will still have barely a glimpse of what I'm talking about.
Heath Ledger, A Knight’s Tale
May I ask your name, my lady? Or perhaps angels have no names, only beautiful faces.
Colin Firth, Love Actually
I love you even when you're sick and look disgusting.
Ryan Gosling, Blue Valentine
I don't know, I just got a feeling about her. You know when a song comes on and you just gotta dance?
I would rather have eyes that cannot see; ears that cannot hear; lips that cannot speak, than a heart that cannot love.
I love you, not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
I love her and that’s the beginning and end of everything.
Love is friendship set on fire.
James M. Barrie
If you have love, you don’t need to have anything else. If you don’t have it, it doesn’t matter much what else you have.
Who, being loved, is poor?
Sam McBratney, Guess How Much I Love You
I love you right up to the moon... and back.
We are all a little weird and life's a little weird, and when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and fall in mutual weirdness and call it love.
Billy Crystal, When Harry Met Sally
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.
Liv Tyler, The Fellowship of the Ring
I would rather share one lifetime with you than face all the ages of this world alone.
Robert Jordan, The Wheel of Time
You have made a place in my heart where I thought there was no room for anything else. You have made flowers grow where I cultivated dust and stones.
To find someone who will love you for no reason, and to shower that person with reasons, that is the ultimate happiness.
You and you alone make me feel that I am alive. Other men it is said have seen angels, but I have seen thee and thou art enough.
Edgar Allan Poe, Annabell Lee
We loved with a love that was more than love.
You know you're in love when you don't want to fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.
My creed is love and you are its only tenet.
Love me when I least deserve it, because that's when I really need it.