Romantic Quotes (180)

Quotes and citations about romantic


There's something really great and romantic about being poor and sleeping on couches.

By : Ben Affleck

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In the movies, Bette Davis lights two cigarettes and hands the second one to James Cagney. It was just so glamorous and romantic.

By : Loni Anderson

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In real love you want the other person's good. In romantic love you want the other person.

By : Margaret Anderson

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Classical, Romantic, and Baroque music, that's what I really like.

By : Joan Armatrading

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Hitherto I have courted Truth with a kind of Romantick Passion, in spite of all Difficulties and Discouragements: for knowledge is thought so unnecessary an Accomplishment for a Woman, that few will give themselves the Trouble to assist us in the Attainment of it.

By : Mary Astell

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I'm really a romantic at heart.

By : Christopher Atkins

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We must not, however, be like the leaders of the great romantic revolt who, in their eagerness to get rid of the husk of convention, disregarded also the humane aspiration.

By : Irving Babbitt

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In terms of the romantic kind of lead, I just never enjoy those movies very much. Maybe they'll come to interest me more as I get older. I doubt it, but maybe. Romantic comedies tend to be, for me, an oxymoron.

By : Christian Bale

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I will never say never, but I will say never to doing the more typical romantic comedies. You know, unless I'm getting audited and I'm on the street and I desperately need some dough and that's the only thing that I'm getting.

By : Christian Bale

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In those days, boxing was very glamorous and romantic. You listened to fights on the radio, and a good announcer made it seem like a contest between gladiators.

By : Joseph Barbera

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Since I was seventeen I thought I might be a star. I'd think about all my heroes, Charlie Parker, Jimi Hendrix... I had a romantic feeling about how these people became famous.

By : Jean-Michel Basquiat

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To say the word Romanticism is to say modern art - that is, intimacy, spirituality, color, aspiration towards the infinite, expressed by every means available to the arts.

By : Charles Baudelaire

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My husband does so many romantic things for me, it's absurd.

By : Jennifer Beals

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Remember, beneath every cynic there lies a romantic, and probably an injured one.

By : Glenn Beck

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I'm not about to talk about what's romantic in my life - I figure if you talk about it once - then that's an open invitation for everyone to dig into your personal life even further.

By : James Van Der Beek

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I'm very used to playing the tomboy or the sarcastic cynic. That's my go-to. Playing the vulnerable of a real girl that's in real womanlike situations, where it's romanticized, I'm a little nervous about it.

By : Kristen Bell

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I don't want to be pigeonholed into doing just romantic comedies. But they're fun, and especially for women, it's nice to go to see them and enjoy that breath of fresh air.

By : Kristen Bell

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I want to do more action adventures and more romantic comedies.

By : Maria Bello

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We are in desperate need of a well-done romantic lesbian comedy.

By : Jill Bennett

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I am a hopeless romantic and I love to spoil my girlfriends.

By : Orlando Bloom

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I did send a girl a plane ticket asking her for a visit, I guess that's quite romantic.

By : Orlando Bloom

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There were two sides to David Lean: on the one side, he was kind of a rather stiff, disciplined Englishman. And then he had this kind of romantic side to him. I think being true to both sides of your nature is important.

By : John Boorman

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In our romantic groves I adored her like a divinity.

By : Anne Boyd

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Consider what a romantic expedition you are on

By : Anne Boyd

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As far as the lack of hits goes, I think perhaps it's because I've played a lot of different roles and have not created a persona that the public can latch on to. I have played everything from psychopathic killers to romantic leading men, and in picking such diverse roles I have avoided typecasting.

By : Jeff Bridges

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Most cynics are really crushed romantics: they've been hurt, they're sensitive, and their cynicism is a shell that's protecting this tiny, dear part in them that's still alive.

By : Jeff Bridges

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The essence of romantic love is that wonderful beginning, after which sadness and impossibility may become the rule.

By : Anita Brookner

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I love romantic comedy, but I think you have to have another idea that you're chasing along with romantic comedy.

By : James L. Brooks

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I bought a selection of short, romantic fiction novels, studied them, decided that I had found a formula and then wrote a book that I figured was the perfect story. Thank goodness it was rejected.

By : Louise Brown

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We believe that according the name 'investors' to institutions that trade actively is like calling someone who repeatedly engages in one-night stands a 'romantic.'

By : Warren Buffett

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I go to Saint Barth in the French West Indies for two weeks each year. That place is amazing. Amazing people, beautiful beaches, great wine, wonderful harbors... It's incredibly romantic.

By : Brooke Burke

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I think I've only done one horror movie, Psycho III. That was a walk in the park compared to a romantic comedy.

By : Carter Burwell

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In mainstream romantic comedies, I'm usually tearing my hair out. It's just a devastatingly difficult genre for me.

By : Carter Burwell

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What Romantic terminology called genius or talent or inspiration is nothing other than finding the right road empirically, following one's nose, taking shortcuts.

By : Italo Calvino

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Women today are dealing with both their independence and also the fact that their lives are built around finding and satisfying the romantic models we grew up with.

By : Jane Campion

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Middle age is when a guy keeps turning off lights for economical rather than romantic reasons.

By : Lillian Gordy Carter

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I used to try to draw my girlfriends. I think one of the most romantic things that anybody can do is draw a portrait of the person you love.

By : Nick Carter

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Once I got married and had kids, I moved away from romantic roles, because it seemed wrong to have my 3-year-old wondering why Daddy was kissing someone else.

By : Chevy Chase

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The romantic love we feel toward the opposite sex is probably one extra help from God to bring you together, but that's it. All the rest of it, the true love, is the test.

By : Joan Chen

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When you are the lead in a romantic comedy, you have to worry about people really liking you.

By : Morris Chestnut

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