With Valentine’s Day quickly approaching, many of us are looking for the right words to show our loved ones just how much we care. And at the best of times, it can be hard to find those perfect words. So, why re-invent the wheel? Perfect phrases from your favorite movies and television shows are up for grabs. Seriously, though, steal one of these and put pen to paper. You can thank me later!


1. To me, you are perfect. —Love Actually

2. You have bewitched me, body and soul, and I love, I love, I love you. I never wish to be parted from you from this day on. —Pride and Prejudice

3. I like you very much. Just as you are. —Bridget Jones’s Diary

4. What do you want? You want the moon? Just say the word, and I’ll throw a lasso around it and pull it down. Hey, that’s a pretty good idea. I’ll give you the moon. —It’s a Wonderful Life

5. I love you very much, probably more than anybody could love another person. —50 First Dates 

6. I can’t see anything I don’t like about you. —Eternal Sunshine of The Spotless Mind 

7. I want all of you, forever, every day. You and me…every day. —The Notebook 

8. You should be kissed and often and by someone who knows how. —Gone With the Wind 

9. I know this is a far throw from a hidden paradise, but wherever you are in the world, that’s where I belong. —Crazy Rich Asians 

10. Nobody in the world makes me laugh the way you do. You’re my best friend. I just wanna be with you. —Made Of Honor 

11. As you wish. —The Princess Bride

12. You make me want to be a better man. —As Good as it Gets

13. Here’s Looking at you, kid. —Casablanca

14. When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible. —When Harry Met Sally

TV Shows

15. We are made of particles that have existed since the moment the universe began. I like to think those atoms traveled 14 billion years through time and space to create us so that we could be together and make each other whole. —The Big Bang Theory

16. When all my dreams come true, the one I want next to me, IT’S YOU. —One Tree Hill

17. Most of my life, I felt alone, even when I was with people. That was until I met you. —Pretty Little Liars

18. You know you are right for someone when they force you to be the best version of yourself. —The Mindy Project

19. It’s like my life isn’t even real to me unless you’re there, and you’re in it, and I’m sharing it with you. —The Gilmore Girls

20. You make me happier than I ever thought I could be. And if you let me, I will spend the rest of my life trying to make you feel the same way. —Friends

21. You are so beautiful. You’re so kind, you’re so generous, you’re so wonderfully weird. Every day with you is an adventure. I can’t believe how lucky I am, and I can’t wait to share my life with you forever. —Friends

22. It’s fate. It’s destiny. We both like burritos. —The O.C.

23. You and I are meant to be together. Period. The End. Cue happy-ending music. —Dawson’s Creek

24. You are the Moon of my Life. That is all I know and all I need to know. And if this is a dream, I will kill the man who tries to wake me. —Game of Thrones

25. Hold hands. That’s what you’re meant to do. Keep doing that, and don’t let go. That’s the secret. —Doctor Who

Happy Valentine’s Day!