17 romantic quotes for Valentine's Day

by Catherine Conelly
Jan 18, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. ET

Yes, Valentine's Day can be a time to pile on the cheese — but these super romantic quotes are far from corny.

If you're having trouble expressing your true feelings, here's a little inspiration for your valentines cards.

Originally published February 2016. Updated January 2017.

1 /18: Robert Frost

1/18 :Robert Frost

2 /18: Helen Keller

2/18 :Helen Keller

3 /18: Henry David Thoreau

3/18 :Henry David Thoreau

4 /18: Leo Tolstoy

4/18 :Leo Tolstoy

5 /18: Alfred Lord Tennyson

5/18 :Alfred Lord Tennyson

6 /18: Franklin P. Jones

6/18 :Franklin P. Jones

7/18 :Aristotle

8/18 :Sophocles

9 /18: Pearl Bailey

9/18 :Pearl Bailey

10 /18: Henry Drummond

10/18 :Henry Drummond

11 /18: Robert A. Heinlein

11/18 :Robert A. Heinlein

12 /18: EE Cummings

12/18 :EE Cummings

13 /18: C.S. Lewis

13/18 :C.S. Lewis

14 /18: Nicholas Sparks

14/18 :Nicholas Sparks

15 /18: Robert Fulghum

15/18 :Robert Fulghum

16/18 :Lao Tzu

17 /18: Sarah Dessen

17/18 :Sarah Dessen

18 /18: Romantic quotes to remember

18/18 :Romantic quotes to remember