People around the world are eagerly waiting to celebrate Valentine's Day on 14 February. On the occasion, IBTimes UK has hand-picked top quotes to tell the one you love what they really mean to you.

  • "Doubt thou the stars are fire, Doubt that the sun doth move. Doubt truth to be a liar, But never doubt I love." - William Shakespeare
  • "Let us always meet each other with a smile, for a smile is the beginning of love." - Mother Teresa
  • "You know you're in love when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams." - Dr Seuss
  • "For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul." - Judy Garland
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People exchange gifts with loved ones on Valentine's Day JOSEPH EID/AFP/Getty Images
  • "I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you." - Paulo Coelho
  • "There is no remedy for love but to love more." – Henry David Thoreau
  • "I want to be one of those old couples you see still holding hands and laughing after fifty years of marriage. That's what I want. I want to be someone's forever." - Rachel Gibson
  • "Love is like a beautiful flower which I may not touch, but whose fragrance makes the garden a place of delight just the same." - Helen Keller
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    Chocolate is one of the most popular gift giving traditions during Valentine's Day Joe Raedle/Getty Images
  • "All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt." - Charles M. Schulz
  • "Love is being stupid together." - Paul Valery