TRYING to turn on the romance this Valentine’s Day but don’t know what to write in your card?
The language of love doesn’t always come easy, so here are our top quotes and poems to get you some real brownie points on the most romantic day of the year.
What short poems can you write in your card?
Been waiting to tell someone how you feel or need to tell your partner how much you care about them?
There isn't a better excuse to lay it on thick than Valentine's Day.
Here are some romantic poems that will get their heart racing.
Loved you once, love you still,- Unknown
Loved you then, and always will.
L is for 'laughter' we had along the way.– John Peter Read
O is for 'optimism' you gave me every day.
V is for 'value' of being my best friend.
E is for 'eternity,' a love that has no end.
The rose is red,– Gammer Gurton’s Garland
The violet’s blue,
Sugar is sweet,
And so are you.
If you're not one for romance, but still want to do something thoughtful, these short verses could be for you.
They're guaranteed to make your significant other chuckle and won't make either of you cringe.
I love your smile, your face, and your eyes.- Unknown
Damn, I’m good at telling lies!
My love, you take my breath away.- Unknown
What have you stepped in to smell this way?
Roses are red,- Unknown
Violets are blue,
Even though you have selective hearing,
I still love you.
What quotes should you write in your Valentine’s Day card?
If penning an entire poem seems like too much hard work, why not put in a thoughtful quote to make your card special.
These simple one liners will either make your partner giggleor give them the butterflies.
You might want to select one of these hilariously inappropriate cards to give some extra humour to these witty quotes.
“All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.”– Charles M. Schulz
“Today is Valentine’s Day. Or, as men like to call it, Extortion Day”– Jay Leno
"The man who says his wife can't take a joke, forgets that she took him"<br />– Oscar Wilde
“The best thing to hold onto in life is each other”– Audrey Hepburn
“If you live to be a hundred, I want to live to be a hundred minus one day so I never have to live without you”– A. A. Milne
“Unless you love someone, nothing else makes sense”– E.E. Cummings
“When I saw you, I fell in love, and you smiled because you knew”– William Shakespeare
“Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies”– Aristotle
What can I give my partner for Valentine's Day?
If writing romantic messages in cards isn't your thing, there are other ways to impress your lover on February 14.
However, it's probably best to stick to a heartfelt romantic verse rather than resort to these horror gifts.
And if you want to cook them a nice meal, maybe don't let Gordon Ramsay critique it first...
If you partner is a fan of cocktails, why not splash out on a pink Gordon's gin from just £13.