10 Impossibly Sweet Love Quotes For Your Next Toast

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Giving a toast of any kind can be stressful. But that pressure is multiplied tenfold when it's an important occasion that people will remember for years, like a wedding or engagement. Sure, you're honored that you were asked, but how will you live up to the impossibly high expectations set by Julia Roberts in My Best Friend's Wedding?

To help you, we've put together a list of 10 lesser-known quotes about love that most people have never heard before, but that everyone can relate to. They're not from movies or books; they're just real things that awesome people like Amy Schumer and Audrey Hepburn have said. So whether you're actually writing a toast or you're just in the mood for some joyful weeping, let these words be your guide.

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"If you’ve never experienced the really dark and deep lows of love, then you can never really experience the real highs of love." —Stevie Nicks
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"If you’ve held someone you love and watched three to 10 hours of a critically acclaimed drama, you’ve experienced the peak of human happiness." —Aziz Ansari
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"For small creatures such as we, the vastness is bearable only through love." —Carl Sagan
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"I say if you love something, set it in a small cage and pester and smother it with love until it either loves you back or dies." —Mindy Kaling
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"Love is a lot like a backache. It doesn’t show up on x-rays. But you know it’s there." —George Burns
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"I love love, and I’m very hopeful and was raised on all the fairy tales everyone else had. I just noted that everyone’s mom was dead and real princesses get beheaded, so I just have a more realistic take on it." —Amy Schumer
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"Before you marry a person, you should first make them use a computer with slow internet, to see who they really are." —Will Ferrell
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"The best thing to hold onto in life is each other." —Audrey Hepburn
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"There’s no substitute for a great love who says, 'No matter what’s wrong with you, you’re welcome at this table.'" —Tom Hanks
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"To be brave is to love someone unconditionally, without expecting anything in return." —Madonna

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