Relationship Quotes: Words For Every Stage Of Your Relationship

04/02/2013 06:24 pm ET | Updated Apr 11, 2013

Quotes about falling in love abound. So do quotes about having your heart broken. But what about the grey area, the real meat of the matter -- when you're looking for love but not finding it, when your relationship is on the rocks and you're not sure which way to go. We've compiled quotes by awesome women for the five different stages of a relationship.

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Looking For Love:

"I am someone who is looking for love. Real love. Ridiculous, inconvenient, consuming, cant-live-without-each-other love."

Carrie Bradshaw

Falling In Love:

"Falling in love consists merely in uncorking the imagination and bottling the common sense."

Helen Rowland

A Relationship On The Rocks:

"You know that when I hate you, it is because I love you to a point of passion that unhinges my soul."

Julie de Lespinasse

Breaking Up:

"I refuse to let what happened to me make me bitter. I still completely believe in love and I'm open to anything that will happen to me."

Nicole Kidman

Getting Back Together:

"I was never one to patiently pick up broken fragments and glue them together again and tell myself that the mended whole was as good as new. What is broken is broken, and I'd rather remember it as it was at its best than mend it and see the broken pieces as long as I lived."

Margaret Mitchell

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