62 of the Best Yoga Quotes About Love

Love can have you feeling all kinds of things, it can leave you with a feeling joyous, content, comfortable, and in just in awe. Love can also lead to negative feelings such as jealousy, resentment, and it can be just flat out painful. The word in definition means different things depending on the person you ask. You can love an object, a pet, an activity, a family member, a friend, your child, or your partner. Everybody has their own way in how they express their love for something or someone.

Yoga has many feelings involved in its practice, love is a major feeling. You learn to love yourself, be thankful for the people you love, learn to express your love in a positive way and love the way that feeling that practicing yoga leaves you with.

Yoga Quotes About Love

  1. “We come from Love; we are sustained in Love, and to Love we shall return.” – Christian Saying
  2. “Within my body are all the sacred places of the world, and the most profound pilgrimage I can ever make is within my own body.” – Saraha
  3. “Owning our story and loving ourselves through that process is the bravest thing that we’ll ever do.” – Brene Brown
  4. “You yourself deserve your love and affection as much as anybody else in the entire universe.” – Unknown
  5. “I’m feeling alive and with every breath that I take, I feel like I’ve won. You’re my key to survival.” – Unknown
  6. “The ultimate goal of yoga is to always observe things accurately, and therefore never act in a way that will make us regret our actions later.” – T.K.V. Desikachar
  7. “Ask yourself, and yourself alone, one question: Does this path have a heart? If it does, the path is good; if it doesn’t, it is of no use.” – Carlos Castaneda
  8. “Don’t forget to fall in love with yourself first.” – Carrie Bradshaw
  9. “You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.” – Buddha
  10. “When you recover or discover something that nourishes your soul and brings joy, care enough about yourself to make room for it in your life.” – Jean Shinoda Bolen
  11. “In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities.” – Unknown
  12. “It is never what you are that holds you back, it is what you think that you are that holds you back.” – Unknown
  13. “In a disordered mind, as in a disordered body, soundness of health is impossible.” – Marcus Tullius Cicero
  14. “Love is the first seed of the Soul.” – Rig Veda
  15. “Too many people overvalue what they are not and undervalue what they are.” – Malcolm S. Forbes
  16. “Don’t worry if people think you’re crazy. You are crazy. You have that kind of intoxicating insanity that lets other people dream outside of the lines and become who they’re destined to be.” – Jennifer Elisabeth
  17. “Make sure you don’t start seeing yourself the way that others negatively see you, and through the eyes of someone that doesn’t value you. Know your worth, even when they don’t.” – Unknown
  18. “It is love that makes impossible possible.” – Unknown
  19. “If you seek peace, be still. If you seek wisdom, be silent. If you seek love, be yourself.” – Becca Lee
  20. “Whichever path you follow will lead to me in the end. Your love will be returned with My love.” – Bhagavad Gita
  21. “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” – Eleanor Roosevelt
  22. “You have to love yourself because no amount of love from others is sufficient to fill the yearning that your soul requires from you.” – Dodinsky
  23. “An empty lantern provides no light. Self-care is the fuel that allows your light to shine brightly.” – Unknown
  24. “Love doesn’t make the world go round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.” – Unknown
  25. “I am confident that nobody will accuse me of selfishness if I ask to spend time, while I am still in good health, with my family, my friends and also with myself.” – Nelson Mandela
  26. “Be gentle with yourself, you are a child of the universe. No less than the trees and the stars. In the noisy confusion in life, keep peace in your soul.” – Max Ehrmann
  27. “What is uttered from the heart alone, will win the hearts of others to your own.” – Goethe
  28. “Because one believes in oneself, one doesn’t try to convince others. Because one is content with oneself, one doesn’t need others’ approval. Because one accepts oneself, the whole world accepts him or her.” – Lao-Tzu
  29. “Your time is way too valuable to be wasting on people that can’t accept who you are.” – Turcois Ominek
  30. “Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.” – Unknown
  31. “Self respect, self worth and self love all start with self. Stop looking outside of yourself for value.” – Rob Liano
  32. “I’ve always loved yoga because you get to connect to a deep religious truth while stretching your legs.” – Katya Zamolodchikova
  33. “Love is the water of life.” – Rumi
  34. “The most powerful relationship you will ever have is the relationship with yourself.” – Steve Maraboli
  35. “Nourishing yourself in a way that helps you blossom in the direction you want to go is attainable, and you are worth the effort.” – Deborah Day
  36. “One should believe in marriage as in the immortality of the soul.” – Unknown
  37. “In asana practice we learn to cherish each breath, to cherish every cell in our bodies. The time we spend on the mat is love in action.” – Rolf Gates
  38. “A flower cannot blossom without sunshine, and man cannot live without love.” – Max Muller
  39. “When we give ourselves compassion, we are opening our hearts in a way that can transform our lives.” – Kristin Neff
  40. “Sometimes the most important thing in a whole day is the rest we take between two deep breaths.” – Etty Hillesum
  41. “To find someone who will love you for no reason, and to shower that person with reasons, that is the ultimate happiness.” – Unknown
  42. “Every breath we take, every step we make, can be filled with peace, joy and serenity.” – Thich Nhat Hanh
  43. “Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead.” – Oscar Wilde
  44. “Self-compassion is simply giving the same kindness to ourselves that we would give to others.” – Christopher Germer
  45. “Invent your world. Surround yourself with people, color, sounds, and work that nourish you.” – Susan Ariel Rainbow Kennedy
  46. “It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.” – Unknown
  47. “An instructor once told me that when there’s resistance in your body, it’s only because of the resistance in your mind. It’s about getting inside the pose. Being the breath.” – Lisa Bonet
  48. “Being deeply loved by someone give you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” – Lao Tzu
  49. “You are powerful, provided you know how powerful you are.” – Yogi Bahjan
  50. “The love and attention you always thought you wanted from someone else, is the love and attention you first need to give to yourself.” – Bryant McGillns
  51. “I think long-lasting, healthy relationships are more important than the idea of marriage. At the root of every successful marriage is a strong partnership.” – Unknown
  52. “There is no doubt that breath control is the means for mind control because the mind, like breath, is a part of air; because the nature of mobility is common to both; because the place of origin is the same for both; and because when one of them is controlled, the other gets controlled.” – Ramana Maharshi
  53. “Where there is love, there is life.” – Ghandi
  54. “When you recover or discover something that nourishes your soul and brings you joy, care enough about yourself to make room for it in your life.” – Jean Shinoda Bolen
  55. “The body must be nourished, physically, emotionally and spiritually. We’re spiritually starved in this culture-not underfed but undernourished.” – Carol Hornig
  56. “When a man opens a car door for his wife, it’s either a new car or a new wife.” – Unknown
  57. “Yoga reveals to you the beauty of mindfulness and takes you into the essence of an endless present moment.” – Debasish Mridha
  58. “A loving heart is the truest wisdom.” – Charles Dickens
  59. “You are imperfect, permanently and inevitably flawed. And you are beautiful.” – Amy Bloom
  60. “Rest and self-care are so important. When you take time to replenish your spirit, it allows you to serve others from the overflow. You cannot serve from an empty vessel.” – Eleanor Brown
  61. “Yoga is not just repetition of few postures.. It is more about the exploration and discovery of the subtle energies of life.” – Amit Ray
  62. “We come to God by love and not by navigation.” – Saint Augustine


Feeling unworthy, neglected, or forgotten are some negative feelings that you may experience when you feel unloved. Maybe you aren’t the type of person to show your love and affection, but feeling loved is a basic human need.

Feeling loved is all anybody wants. Show your love and affection by sharing some of these quotes with those you love, or become inspired to love yourself. Self love is after all, the first and most important type of love you can give.