23 Epic Literary Love Tattoos

All is fair in love and ink.

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1. The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

“I fell in love the way you fall asleep: slowly, and then all at once.”

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2. The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

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“For you a thousand times over.”

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3. [i carry your heart with me(i carry it in] by E.E. Cummings


[i carry your heart with me(i carry it in]

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4. The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks

“If you’re a bird, I’m a bird.”

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5. Annabel Lee by Edgar Allan Poe

“We loved with a love that was more than love.”

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6. XVII from Mañana by Pablo Neruda

“I love you as certain dark things are to be loved, in secret, between the shadow and the soul.”

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7. A Woman of No Importance by Oscar Wilde

“Who, being loved, is poor?”

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8. Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte

“Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.”

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9. A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare

“The course of true love never did run smooth.”

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10. The Amber Spyglass by Phillip Pullman

“Every atom of me and every atom of you.”

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11. Looking for Alaska by John Green

“I was a drizzle and she was a hurricane.”

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12. The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks

“You are every reason every hope and every dream I’ve ever had.”

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13. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen


“Most ardently.”

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14. Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak

“Don’t go, I’ll eat you up, I love you so.”

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15. Love You Forever by Robert Munsch

“I’ll love you forever, I’ll like you for always…”

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16. Once by Tyler Knott Gregson

“And you loved me like I was and had always been the answer and the question did not and would never matter.”

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17. You shall above all things be glad and young by E.E. Cummings

“I can entirely her only love…”

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18. A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare

“I’ll follow you and make a heaven out of hell, and I’ll die by your hand which I love so well.”

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19. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

“You have bewitched me, body and soul.”

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20. Let It Go by E.E. Cummings

“Let it go … let them go … let all go — so comes love.”

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21. The Waves by Virginia Woolf

“Some little language such as lovers use.”

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22. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen


“We are all fools in love.”

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23. 100 Selected Poems by E.E. Cummings

“Love is the whole and more than all.”

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