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25 Romantic quotes from Nora Ephron and Nicholas Sparks

Sweetest Day is a holiday to celebrate and appreciate your loved ones. What better way than with some inspirational quotes for lovers from two of the most beloved romantic book and film writers of our time? Your Sweetest Day just got sweeter.

Nora Ephron's most romantic movie quotes

Nora Ephron’s most romantic movie quotes

“I love that you get cold when it’s 71 degrees out. I love that it takes you an hour and a half to order a sandwich. I love that you get a little crinkle above your nose when you’re looking at me like I’m nuts. I love that after I spend the day with you, I can still smell your perfume on my clothes. And I love that you are the last person I want to talk to before I go to sleep at night.” — 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.” — When Harry Met Sally

“Hey, how about… oh, how about some coffee or, you know, drinks or dinner or a movie… for as long as we both shall live?” — You’ve Got Mail

“I would send you a bouquet of newly sharpened pencils if I knew your name and address.” — You’ve Got Mail

“I turn on my computer. I wait impatiently as it connects. I go online, and my breath catches in my chest until I hear three little words: You’ve got mail. I hear nothing. Not even a sound on the streets of New York, just the beating of my own heart. I have mail. From you.” — You’ve Got Mail

“It was a million tiny little things that, when you added them all up, they meant we were supposed to be together… and I knew it. I knew it the very first time I touched her. It was like coming home, only to no home I’d ever known. I was just taking her hand to help her out of a car and I knew. It was like… magic.” — Sleepless in Seattle

“… at one point I looked down and couldn’t tell which fingers were his and which were mine. And I knew … I knew we’d be together forever and that everything would be wonderful.” — Sleepless in Seattle

“I married him against all evidence. I married him believing that marriage doesn’t work, that love dies, that passion fades, and in so doing I became the kind of romantic only a cynic is truly capable of being.” — Heartburn

“You gotta learn to laugh; it’s the way to true love.” — Michael

“You are the butter to my bread, you are the breath to my life.” — Julie & Julia

“If there’s a sexier sound on this planet than the person you’re in love with cooing over the crepes you made for him, I don’t know what it is.” — Julie & Julia

Photo credits: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc., Warner Brothers, TriStar Pictures, Inc., Paramount Pictures, New Line Cinema

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