159 Love And Hate Quotes To Inspire You

Following is our list of love and hate quotations and slogans full of insightful wisdom and perspective about relationship love and hate.

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The Most Famous Love And Hate Quotes (Best in 2024)

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I hate, and yet must love the thing I hate. — Ovid

The human heart is a strange vessel. Love and hatred can exist side by side. — Scott Westerfeld

Love makes everything lovely; hate concentrates itself on the one thing hated. — George Macdonald

Love hurts more than hate. — Michael Todd

My only love sprung from my only hate. — William Shakespeare

It feels better to love than to hate. — Stevie Wonder

Love is a given, hatred is acquired. — Doug Horton

I hated her now with a hatred more fatal than indifference because it was the other side of love. — J. August Strindberg

What anger worse or slower to abate then lovers love when it turns to hate. — Euripides

Excessive love in loathing ever ends. — Ovid

Short Love And Hate Quotes

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  • Between what is said and not meant, and what is meant and not said, most of love is lost. — Kahlil Gibran
  • Smile more than you cry, Give more than you take, and Love more than you Hate. — Drake
  • I love her and that's the beginning and end of everything. — F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • Animals share with us the privilege of having a soul. — Pythagoras
  • Don't you complicate your mind Flee from hate, mischief and jealousy. — Bob Marley
  • Love and hope can conquer hate. — Barack Obama
  • I like the idea of craziness with discipline. — Sayings
  • I love drugs, but I hate hangovers, and the hatred of the hangover wins by a landslide every time. — Margaret Cho
  • The only thing we have to fear is fear itself-and possibly teh bogey man. — Pat Paulsen
  • Do more of what you love, less of what you tolerate and none of what you hate. — John Assaraf

Top 10 Love And Hate Quotes

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You can't go to Heaven hating somebody. Forgive now. Be compassionate now. Be patient now. Be grateful now. Love Jesus and Mary now. Accept God's will now. — Mother Angelica

Between what is said and not meant, and what is meant and not said, most of love is lost. — Kahlil Gibran

I say what I want to say and do what I want to do. There's no in between. People will either love you for it or hate you for it. — Eminem

If you form the habit of taking what someone else says about a thing without checking it out for yourself, you'll find that other people will have you hating your friends and loving your enemies. — Malcolm X

If you're not careful, the newspapers will have you hating the people who are being oppressed, and loving the people who are doing the oppressing. — Malcolm X

I love you, and because I love you, I would sooner have you hate me for telling you the truth than adore me for telling you lies. — Pietro Aretino

Smile more than you cry, Give more than you take, and Love more than you Hate. — Drake

Children love and want to be loved and they very much prefer the joy of accomplishment to the triumph of hateful failure. Do not mistake a child for his symptom. — Erik Erikson

Dogs love their friends and bite their enemies, quite unlike people, who are incapable of pure love and always have to mix love and hate. — Sigmund Freud

I love peace and quiet, I hate politics and turmoil. We women are not made for governing, and if we are good women, we must dislike these masculine occupations. — Queen Victoria

Love And Hate Image Quotes

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Love and hate quote by Pythagoras

Animals share with us the privilege of having a soul. — Pythagoras

Love and hate quote by Coretta Scott King

Hate is too great a burden to bear. — Coretta Scott King

Love and hate quote by Gary Zukav

The opposite of love is not hate. It is fear. — Gary Zukav

Love and hate quote by Alan Rickman

I have a love-hate relationship with white silk. — Alan Rickman

Love and hate quote by India.Arie

The worst disease in the world is hate. And the cure for hate is love. — India.Arie

Love and hate quote by Anwar Sadat

To love means to give, and to give means to build, while to hate is to destroy. — Anwar Sadat

Love and hate quote by Pope Gregory VII

I have loved justice and hated iniquity: therefore I die in exile. — Pope Gregory VII

Love and hate quote Loving people live in a loving world. Hostile people live in a hostile world. Sa
Loving people live in a loving world. Hostile people live in a hostile world. Same world.

Relationship Love And Hate Quotes

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I have a love-hate relationship with white silk. — Alan Rickman

You can’t make yourself closer to God by hating someone else, whether you believe it’s righteous anger or not. The relationship between Soul—which is you—and God is one of love. And where there’s pure love, there is no room for anger of any kind. — Harold Klemp

People think we had a love-hate relationship. Well, I did not love him, nor did I hate him. We had mutual respect for each other, even as we both planned each other's murder. — Werner Herzog

Love and hate quote To get what you love, you must first be patient with what you hate.
To get what you love, you must first be patient with what you hate.

If I have a love-hate relationship with Martinsville, then we're missing the love part of the equation. — Tony Stewart

For me, writing is a love-hate relationship. — Larry Wall

It is a love/hate relationship I have with the human race. I am an elitist, and I feel that my responsibility is to drag the human race along with me, that I will never pander to, or speak down to, or play the safe game. — Harlan Ellison

Love and hate quote Its always wrong to hate, but its never wrong to love.
Its always wrong to hate, but its never wrong to love.

Sometimes you have to be apart from people you love, but that doesn't make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more. — Nicholas Sparks

I have had a love-hate relationship with my body. — Demi Moore

I would say that I have a love-hate relationship with almost everything in my life, including stand-up. — Chelsea Peretti

There is a love-hate relationship between New York and the rest of the country, but New York is unarguably the city that sets the standards, the city in which all who have anything to do with the arts dream of working and succeeding. — Harold C. Schonberg

Line Between Love And Hate Quotes

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There's a very fine line between being artistic and being a dickhead - it's like love and hate. — Peter Hook

There's a fine line between love and hate.Love frees a soul and in the same breath can sometimes suffocate it. — Cecelia Ahern

There's a thin line baby. A thing line between love and hate." -Cage York — Abbi Glines

Love and hate quote It is better to be hated for what you are, than to be loved for what you are not
It is better to be hated for what you are, than to be loved for what you are not.

There's a thin line between love and hate. Maybe you're confusing your emotions. — Simone Elkeles

Between Love And Hate Quotes

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My psycho-analytic work has convinced me that when in the baby's mind the conflicts between love and hate arise, and the fears of losing the loved one become active, a very important step is made in development. — Melanie Klein

To solve the human equation, we need to add love, subtract hate, multiply good, and divide between truth and error. — Janet Coleman

Somewhere between love and hate lies confusion, misunderstanding and desperate hope. — Shannon Alder

Love and hate quote I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear.
I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear.

But you cannot know a place without loving it and hating it and feeling everything in between. You cannot understand a complex people by only looking at data—something inside you has to crack to let in the light so your eyes and brain and heart can adjust properly. — Silas House

Mortals have always exaggerated the difference between hate and love. Both come from the heart. You can never hate strongly unless you have loved strongly. — Christopher Pike

Commanded love of all men indiscriminately is an obliteration of distinction between love and hate, and therefore is not love at all. — Benjamin Tucker

I love America and I hate it. I'm torn between the two. I have two conflicting visions of America. One is a kind of dream landscape and the other is a kind of black comedy. — Bono

If you knew everyone's story, you would love them. You can't really hate anyone if you know everything that happened to them between their birth and now; why they became the way they became; why they have walls up or down. If you truly know someone, you'd get it. — Emma Stone

The principal difference between love and hate is that love is a irradiation, and hate is a concentration. Love makes everything lovely; hate concentrates itself on the object of its hatred. — Sydney J. Harris

Cynical? Thats my fascination. I do hateful things, for which people love me, And lovable things for which they hate me. I am a friend of enemies, the enemy of friends; I am admired for my detestability. I am both Poles and the Equator, with no Temperate Zones between. — Jerome Lawrence

Love Or Hate Quotes

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Love or hate me, I stay hate free They say we learn from mistakes, well, that's why they mistake me — Lil Wayne

I hated roses. I hated them for being so trite, so clichéd, a default, all-purpose flower that said I love you, I'm sorry, and get well soon. Give me peonies and tulips, orchids or gardenia. Those were flowers with character. — Justina Chen

All your life, you will be faced with a choice. You can choose love or hate…I choose love. — Johnny Cash

"Love me or hate me, I promise it won't make or break me." — Lil Wayne

One can promise actions, but not feelings, for the latter are involuntary. He who promises to love forever or hate forever or be forever faithful to someone is promising something that is not in his power. — Friedrich Nietzsche

There are forces in nature called Love and Hate. The force of Love causes elements to be attracted to each other and to be built up into some particular form or person, and the force of Hate causes the decomposition of things. — Empedocles

Our culture has accepted two huge lies. The first is that if you disagree with someone’s lifestyle, you must fear or hate them. The second is that to love someone means you agree with everything they believe or do. Both are nonsense. You don’t have to compromise convictions to be compassionate. — Rick Warren

No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite. — Nelson Mandela

That's why your middle finger close to your ring, coz it's either love or hate there ain't no in-between — Mike Stud

Have we not come to such an impasse in the modern world that we must love our enemies - or else? The chain reaction of evil - hate begetting hate, wars producing more wars - must be broken, or else we shall be plunged into the dark abyss of annihilation. — Martin Luther King, Jr.

Love And Hate Relationship Quotes

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I love no one but you, I have discovered, but you are far away and I am here alone. — Daniel Handler

My brother and I had a real love-hate relationship with my success. There was some bitterness there that I didn't understand until recently, but I told him that if I ever did a record I wanted him to play on it. — Jimmy Chamberlin

We had a love-hate relationship. Jackie knew exactly what she could get out of one of my photos. — Ron Galella

I don't recommend surgery at all. Women's bodies are beautiful as they are, and I've had a love/hate relationship with my breasts my whole life. — Pamela Anderson

We humans have a love-hate relationship with our technology. We love each new advance and we hate how fast our world is changing... The robots really embody that love-hate relationship we have with technology. — Daniel H. Wilson

In the beginning, New York and I had kind of a love-hate relationship. It seemed so abrasive compared to Europe. But the transformation here in recent years is really something. I don't think I would have seen as much change if I'd lived in any other city in the world. — Shalom Harlow

Politics is a love-hate relationship. I sure know that. — Richard Lamm

I have a love/hate relationship with just about all technology in my life. My first typewriter in particular. I had a helluva time putting new ribbon on it. — Eric Stoltz

I have a love-hate relationship with the Grammys because I don't see the music world as a competitive sport. — James Taylor

People love to hate. I have a love-hate relationship with the world. The world loves to hate me. — Andy Dick

Hatred And Love Quotes

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Let us not seek to satisfy our thirst for freedom by drinking from the cup of bitterness and hatred. — Martin Luther King, Jr.

Every time there are losses, there are choices to be made. You choose to live your losses as passages to anger, blame, hatred, depression and resentment, or you choose to let these losses be passages to something new, something wider, and deeper. — Henri Nouwen

What a cruel thing is war: to separate and destroy families and friends, and mar the purest joys and happiness God has granted us in this world; to fill our hearts with hatred instead of love for our neighbors, and to devastate the fair face of this beautiful world. — General Robert E. Lee

What a cruel thing is war: to separate and destroy families and friends, and mar the purest joys and happiness God has granted us in this world; to fill our hearts with hatred instead of love for our neighbors, and to devastate the fair face of this beautiful world. — Robert E. Lee

In a world so torn apart by rivalry, anger, and hatred, we have the privileged vocation to be living signs of a love that can bridge all divisions and heal all wounds. — Henri Nouwen

The opposite of love is apathy, and hate is really the same as love-if your so consumed with hatred for someone, you might as well be loving them because your thinking about them for the same amount of time. — Marilyn Manson

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Hate is too great a burden to bear. — Coretta Scott King

When evil men plot, good men must plan. When evil men burn and bomb, good men must build and bind. When evil men shout ugly words of hatred, good men must commit themselves to the glories of love. — Martin Luther King, Jr.

You don't love hatred and evil, of course. You have to practice and see the real gull, the good in every one of them, and to help them see it in themselves. That's what I mean by love. — Richard Bach

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The opposite of love is not hate. It is fear. — Gary Zukav

Love-hate Quotes

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Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that. — Martin Luther King, Jr.

Stronger than lover's love is lover's hate. Incurable, in each, the wounds they make. — Euripides

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I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear. — Martin Luther King, Jr.

It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for something you are not. — Andre Gide

To get what you love, you must first be patient with what you hate. — Al-Ghazali

The best political weapon is the weapon of terror. Cruelty commands respect. Men may hate us. But, we don't ask for their love; only for their fear. — Heinrich Himmler

Cutting negative people from my life does not mean I hate them, it simply means I respect me. — Marilyn Monroe

White people think when you love yourself you hate them. No, when I love myself they become irrelevant to me. — John Henrik Clarke

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Don't be pushed by your problems. Be led by your dreams. — Ralph Waldo Emerson

I have never seen where hatred overcomes love. When you love, you overcome. Love is the most powerful weapon. — T. B. Joshua

Love Hate Relationship Quotes

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I know enough to know that no woman should ever marry a man who hated his mother. — Martha Gellhorn

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I have a love-hate relationship with performing. — Sarah Brightman

Don’t try to make someone hate the person he loves. For he will go on loving but he will hate you. — African Proverbs

I continue to believe that the American people have a love-hate relationship with inflation. They hate inflation but love everything that causes it. — William E. Simon

There was always a love-hate relationship with New York in the rest of the country, but I made them feel more love than hate. — Ed Koch

There is greatness in doing something you hate for the sake of someone you love. — Shmuley Boteach

If someone hates your guts, feed it to them if someone loves your guts, they’re probably a zombie. — PewDiePie

It is a risk to love. What if it doesn't work out? Ah, but what if it does. — Peter McWilliams

No one can hate you with more intensity than someone who used to love you. — Rick Riordan

You know that when I hate you, it is because I love you to a point of passion that unhinges my soul. — Jeanne Julie Eleonore de Lespinasse

Hatred For Love Quotes

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What a cruel thing war is... to fill our hearts with hatred instead of love for our neighbors. — Robert E. Lee

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My revolution is born out of love for my people, not out of hatred for others. — Immortal Technique

You are done for - a living dead man - not when you stop loving but stop hating. Hatred preserves: in it, in its chemistry, resides the mystery of life. — Emile M. Cioran

It is worse for a liar to tell the truth than for a lover of truth to lie.... There is a truth which is of Satan. Its essence is that under the semblance of truth it denies everything that is real. It lives upon hatred of the real world which is created and loved by God. — Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Of the love or hatred God has for the English, I know nothing, but I do know that they will all be thrown out of France, except those who die there. — Joan of Arc

Wherever you go - in every country, or in every continent, people yearn and hunger for only one thing, to love and be loved. Love transcends international boundaries and heals the wounds of hatred, racial, prejudice, bigotry and ignorance. It is the ultimate truth at the heart of all creation. — Michael Jackson

The Opposite of Love is not hate, but power — C. S. Lewis

There's no time for hatred, only questions. Where is love? Where is happiness? What is life? Where is peace? — Jeff Buckley

There must always be two kinds of art: escape-art, for man needs escape as he needs food and deep sleep, and parable-art, that art which shall teach man to unlearn hatred and learn love. — W. H. Auden

Less hatred, more love, less war, more peace, more respect for the Mother Nature and for other people. — Waris Dirie

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More Love And Hate Quotes

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Don't search for heaven and hell in the future. Both are now present. Whenever we manage to love without expectations, calculations, negotiations, we are indeed in heaven. Whenever we fight, hate, we are in hell. — Shams Tabrizi

We cannot change the past, but we can change our attitude toward it. Uproot guilt and plant forgiveness. Tear out arrogance and seed humility. Exchange love for hate - thereby, making the present comfortable and the future promising. — Maya Angelou

The opposite of love is not hate, it's indifference. The opposite of art is not ugliness, it's indifference. The opposite of faith is not heresy, it's indifference. And the opposite of life is not death, it's indifference. — Elie Wiesel

The greatest need in the world is the transformation of human nature. We need a new heart that will not have lust and greed and hate in it. We need a heart filled with love and peace and joy, and that is why Jesus came into the world. — Billy Graham

Instead of hating the people you think are war-makers, hate the appetites and disorder in your own soul, which are the causes of war. If you love peace, then hate injustice, hate tyranny, hate greed - but hate these things in yourself, not in another. — Thomas Merton

Whatever you desire for yourself, affirm it for others, and it will help you both. We reap what we sow. If we send out thoughts of love and health, they return to us like bread cast upon the waters; but if we send out thoughts of fear, worry, jealousy, anger, hate, etc., we will reap the results in our own lives. — Charles F. Haanel

If human beings can be trained for cruelty and greed and a belief in power which comes through hate and fear and force, certainly we can train equally well for greatness and mercy and the power of love which comes because of the strength of the good qualities to be found in the soul of every human being. — Eleanor Roosevelt

A lot of people think that Christianity is you doing all the righteous things you hate and avoiding all the wicked things you love in order to go to Heaven. No, that's a lost man with religion. A Christian is a person whose heart has been changed; they have new affections. — Paul Washer

Hate no one, no matter how much they've wronged you. Live humbly, no matter how wealthy you become. Think positively, no matter how hard life is. Give much, even if you've been given little. Keep in touch with the ones who have forgotten you, and forgive who has wronged you, and do not stop praying for the best for those you love. — Ali ibn Abi Talib

You may say, 'God doesn't hate anybody. God is love.' No, my friend. You need to understand something. Jesus Christ taught, the prophets taught, the apostles taught this: that apart from the grace of God revealed in Jesus Christ our Lord the only thing left for you is the wrath, the fierce anger of God because of your rebellion and your sin. — Paul Washer

When I got enough confidence, the stage was gone. When I was sure of losing, I won. When I needed people the most, they left me. When I learnt to dry my tears, I found a shoulder to cry on. And when I mastered the art of hating, somebody started loving me. — William Shakespeare

We've got a Muslim for a president who hates cowboys, hates cowgirls, hates fishing, hates farming, loves gays and we hate him! — Hank Williams, Jr.

Our dilemma is that we hate change and love it at the same time; what we really want is for things to remain the same but get better. — Sydney J. Harris

Life is like any other contact sport; you’re gonna get your knocks. But it’s not the knocks that count, it’s how you handle them. If you handle them with anger, distrust, jealousy, hate, this in return is what you’re going to get. But if you handle these knocks with love and understanding, they don’t mean much. They just dissipate. — Sydney Banks

Love the sinner, hate the sin? How about: Love the sinner, hate your own sin! I don't have time to hate your sin. There are too many of you! Hating my sin is a full-time job. How about you hate your sin, I'll hate my sin and let's just love each other! — Mark Lowry

The cliché, God hates the sin but love the sinner, is false on the face of it and should be abandoned. Fourteen times in the first fifty Psalms alone, we are told that God hates the sinner, His wrath is on the liar, and so forth. In the Bible, the wrath of God rests both on the sin (Romans 1:18ff) and on the sinner (John 3:36). — D. A. Carson

If God's love for his children is to be measured by our health, wealth, and comfort in this life, God hated the apostle Paul. — John Piper

To be an effective criminal defense counsel, an attorney must be prepared to be demanding, outrageous, irreverent, blasphemous, a rogue, a renegade, and a hated, isolated, and lonely person - few love a spokesman for the despised and the damned. — Clarence Darrow

What I'm not confused about is the world needing much more love, no hate, no prejudice, no bigotry and more unity, peace and understanding. Period. — Stevie Wonder

God's love is so extravagant and so inexplicable that he loved us before we were us. He loved us before we existed. He knew many of us would reject him, hate him, curse him, rebel against him. Yet he chose to love us. God loves us because he is love. — Judah Smith

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