30 Healthy Relationship Quotes That Describe The Kind Of Love We All Strive For

Sometimes we need a reminder we are all capable of healthy love.

30 Healthy Relationship Quotes That Describe The Kind Of Love We All Strive For

Love is all around us, and sometimes it’s hard to think we will find the perfect love for us. These healthy relationship quotes give us that little push we need into the right head space because every once in a while, we need a reminder that love is pure, no matter a romantic relationship or self-love. 

And don’t forget, love is powerful. 

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Quotes About Healthy Relationships with Others 

1. “A healthy relationship is a feast of affection/giving for both people; not one receiving crumbs and trying to convince themselves it’s enough.” —  Shannon Thomas

2. “Every good relationship, especially marriage, is based on respect. If it’s not based on respect, nothing that appears to be good will last very long.” —  Amy Grant

3. “A healthy relationship will never require you to sacrifice your friends, your dreams, or your dignity.” —  Dinkar Kalotra 


4. “Love in such a way that the person you love feels free.” — Thich Nhat Hanh

5. “Don’t walk in front of me; I may not follow. Don’t walk behind me; I may not lead. Just walk beside me and be my friend.” —  Albert Camus

6. “No road is long with good company.” —  Turkish Proverb

7. “Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength while loving someone deeply gives you courage”. — Lao Tzu

8. “The ultimate test of a relationship is to disagree but to hold hands.” — Alexandra Penney

 9. “The purpose of a relationship is not to have another who might complete you, but to have another with whom you might share your completeness.” — Neale Donald Walsch


10. “ I love you not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you. I love you not only for what you have made of yourself, but for what you are making of me.” — Roy Croft

11. “Love does not consist of gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.” — Antoine de Saint-Exupery

12. “Remember, we all stumble, every one of us. That’s why it’s a comfort to go hand in hand.” —  Emily Kimbrough


13. “If you think something positive about someone, you should tell them. It is the easiest and cheapest way to create value that exists in the world.” —   Justin Kan

14. “The beginning of love is to let those we love be perfectly themselves, and not to twist them to fit our own image. Otherwise we love only the reflection of ourselves we find in them.” —  Thomas Merton

15. “Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.” – Aristotle

16. “Intimacy is the capacity to be rather weird with someone — and finding that that's ok with them.” — Alain de Botton

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Quotes About A Healthy Relationship with Yourself 

17. "We are each gifted in a unique and important way. It is our privilege and our adventure to discover our own special light." —Mary Dunbar

18. "Becoming acquainted with yourself is a price well worth paying for the love that will really address your needs." — Daphne Rose Kingma

19. “When your heart has room for everybody then your heart is full of love.” —  Fred Rogers

20. "Far too many people are looking for the right person, instead of trying to be the right person.” —  Gloria Steinem


21. "My willingness to be intimate with my own deep feelings creates the space for intimacy with another." —Shakti Gawain

22. "To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment." —Ralph Waldo Emerson

23. "The only person who can pull me down is myself, and I'm not going to let myself pull me down anymore." — C. JoyBell C.

24. "Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does." —William James

25. "Too many people overvalue what they are not and undervalue what they are." — Malcolm S. Forbes


26. "To be beautiful means to be yourself. You don’t need to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself." — Thich Nhat Hanh

27. "I’ve finally stopped running away from myself. Who else is there better to be?" — Goldie Hawn

28. "Believing in our hearts that who we are is enough is the key to a more satisfying and balanced life." — Ellen Sue Stern


29. "If you aren’t good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult time loving anyone, since you’ll resent the time and energy you give another person that you aren’t even giving to yourself." — Barbara De Angelis

30. "I love myself for I am a beloved child of the universe and the universe lovingly takes care of me now." — Louise Hay 

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Isabell Tenorio is a writer who covers astrology, pop culture, love and relationship topics.