Valentine's day messages.

Cherish the Love: 99 Happy Valentine’s Day Messages

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and although not everyone celebrates, it stands as an important holiday for a lot of us. It’s not only challenging to find the perfect gift, but it’s equally difficult coming up with right well-wishes. The best message is something your loved ones can cherish, something that they can turn to whenever they think about you.

We know that there are dozens upon dozens of Valentine’s Day cards available, but what about using the abundance of technology in today’s world to send them a quick line of love via social media or text?

It can be the first thing they read when they wake up on Valentine’s Day or perhaps the last thing they read before they drift off to sleep, leaving them with a pleasant thought and reminder of how much you care. Also, for those of you celebrating long-distant, this can be a great way to bring home to them.

So, we’ve come up with a collection of messages that you can choose from to perfectly fit in a text or a social media post. You can use these as they stand, or you can personalize them to suit your individual loved ones.

Also, we’ve created messages that you can send off not just to the love of your life, but also your sibling, mother, and even your child. This way, you can spread the love around this season to everyone you’re close to.

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Love is in the Air! The Story of Valentine’s Day

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Happy Valentine’s day.

Valentine’s Day is celebrated every year on February 14 and is a day of love, romance, and celebration. It has its roots in several different legends and stories that are full of mystery, intrigue, symbolism, and love. The most popular story about Valentine’s Day tells the tale of Saint Valentine, who was a priest in Rome during the 3rd Century. According to this legend, Emperor Claudius II had outlawed marriage for young men, believing that single men made better soldiers than those with wives and families.

Valentine thought this was wrong and secretly married couples in love. When Claudius found out about Valentine’s actions, he had him arrested and executed. However, before his death, Valentine wrote a letter to the jailer’s daughter, who had become a friend of his during his imprisonment – signing off as “From your Valentine”. This phrase is now commonly used on cards today.

So, this Valentine’s Day, take some time to think back on the story of Saint Valentine and his love for others. Send a note of love to your friends, family, or significant other, and let them know how much you care. After all, that’s the essence of Valentine’s Day!

History of Valentine's Day.

The Greatest Romances Ever and the History of Valentine’s Day

What is Love, and Why Do We Need it?

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Take my heart.

Love is one of the strongest emotions we experience in our lives. It comes with a range of powerful feelings, such as joy, dedication, and longing. We need love to thrive; it’s essential for us to be able to form meaningful relationships and connections with others. Love is also essential for living a full life; without it, our lives can feel empty and meaningless.

So this Valentine’s Day, don’t forget to remind your loved ones how much you appreciate them. Send them a sweet message, give them a hug, or simply let them know that you’re thinking of them. Let’s make this Valentine’s Day a day of love, appreciation, and kindness for all!

The Different forms of Love

Love comes in many forms, from romantic love to platonic love. It’s important to recognize the different types of love and how they can be expressed in unique ways. Here are some of the forms of love that you should know about:

Romantic Love

This is the type of love we often think about when we talk about Valentine’s Day. It’s the feeling of profound emotional connection and intimacy between two people who are deeply in love with one another.

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Just you and me.

Friendship Love

This is the type of love you feel for your friends and family. We need friendship love to form meaningful relationships with those closest to us. It’s often expressed through gestures of kindness and acts of service.

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Happy Valentine’s day.

Family Love

This is the type of love we feel for our parents, siblings, aunts, uncles, cousins, and other family members. Family love can be expressed through both words and actions; hugs, cards, phone calls or visits are all ways to show family love.

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Happy Valentine’s day.


This is the type of love we feel for ourselves. It’s important to practice self-love so that we can live life to the fullest and be our best selves. Self-care is a great way to show yourself some love, such as taking a hot bath or going for a walk in nature!

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Happy Valentine’s day to myself. I love you!

So, this Valentine’s Day, don’t forget to spread the love around – whether it’s romantic love, friendship love, family love or self-love. This is a special time of year to show your appreciation for those closest to you and remind them how much they mean to you. Let’s all make Valentine’s Day a day of love and kindness for all!

Happy Valentine’s Day!

How to Find and Keep Love in your Life

No matter what type of love you’re looking for, it’s important to remember that it can be difficult to find and maintain. Here are some tips for how to find and keep love in your life:

1. Know what you want and be open to meeting new people. It’s important to have a clear idea of the type of love you’re looking for so that you can attract the right kind of person into your life. But also remember that love can come in unexpected forms, so be open to meeting new people and giving relationships a chance.

2. Stay positive and have a good attitude. It’s easy to get caught up in negative thoughts when searching for love, but it’s important to stay focused on the positive side of things. Look for the good in people and be willing to give love a chance.

3. Recognize the signs of a healthy relationship. If you do find someone that you connect with, it’s important to recognize when a relationship is healthy and when it’s not. Healthy relationships should include trust, respect, communication, and mutual understanding.

4. Get ready to take by giving. Love is a two-way street, so don’t be afraid to give love first. Showing someone that you care and making an effort to make them happy are both great ways to get ready to receive love in return.

5. Be patient and keep trying. Remember that finding the right person takes time, but it will happen if you’re open to it. Even if you haven’t found the right person yet, don’t give up hope! Love can take time to find, but it’s worth the wait. Keep putting yourself out there and eventually you will find someone special.

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Take my heart. Happy Valentine’s day.

The Benefits of Love

Love comes in many different forms, from unconditional maternal love to romantic relationships. Each type of love is important and serves its own purpose in our lives, but the most important thing is that we experience love in some form. Here are some of the benefits of having love in your life:

1. Increased Happiness: Studies have found that people who have meaningful relationships with loved ones are generally more happy and satisfied with their lives than those who don’t.

2. Improved Health: Healthy relationships can have a positive impact on your physical health, too. Research has found that people in healthy relationships experience lower levels of stress and anxiety, which can help reduce the risk of developing certain illnesses or diseases.

Valentine's day message for love.
Thank you for being in my life.

3. Greater Self-Awareness: Love can also help you get to know yourself better by showing you what you need and want in a relationship. Knowing yourself better can help you make better decisions in the future and build stronger relationships with those around you.

4. Increased Connection: Having meaningful connections with others can help foster feelings of community and belonging, something that is essential for leading a fulfilling life. Love helps us form these connections, which leads to a greater sense of security and happiness.

Valentine’s Day is a time to recognize the special types of love in our lives, so take some time this year to appreciate all the different kinds of love you have in your life. Show people how much they mean to you and make Valentine’s Day a day of love and appreciation!

Valentine's day message for love.
Happy Valentine’s Day.

A Toast to Love! Sweet Happy Valentine’s Day Messages for your Love

Since the main point of Valentine’s Day is to celebrate that certain someone, we figured it’s best to start with messages you can send to them. A message sent to your love offers the right amount of personalization without getting too specific, allowing you to send these off to whomever that special someone is.

  • Happy Valentine’s Day to the one who lights up my life. I love you more than words can say!
  • My heart belongs to you, now and forever! Wishing you a Valentine’s Day full of love and happiness.
  • Happy Valentine’s Day to the one I love. May this day be full of sweet and tender moments!
  • From my heart to yours, I send all my love on this special day! Happy Valentine’s Day.
  • I am so grateful for you and the love that we share. Wishing you a very special Valentine’s Day!
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Your lips are like wine, and I want to get drunk.
  • A toast to our love on this beautiful day! Happy Valentine’s Day, my sweetheart.
  • A wish for the one who has my heart in their hands: may your day be filled with joy and happiness! Happy Valentine’s Day!
  • Happy Valentine’s Day to the one I can’t live without! Love you always and forever.
  • My sweet babe, on this day of love, I want you to know how much I care about you and how thankful I am for your presence in my life. Wishing you a Happy Valentine’s Day!
  • Happy Valentine’s Day to the one who holds the key to my heart! I love you more than words can say.
Love quote for Valentine's day.
Together is a beautiful place to be.
  • Happy Valentine’s Day to the one who brings so much happiness and joy into my life. I am forever grateful for your love!
  • Happy Valentine’s Day to the one who I can always count on, no matter what. Love you lots!
  • Sending hugs and kisses your way on this special day of love! Wishing you a very Happy Valentine’s Day!
  • On this day of love, I want to remind you how incredibly important and special you are in my life. Happy Valentine’s Day!
  • Happy Valentine’s Day to the one who is my heart and soul. You are truly one of a kind!
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Happy Valentine’s day. I love you.
  • I am so grateful I get to share my life with you. May your Valentine’s Day be filled with love and joy!
  • Wishing a very Happy Valentine’s Day to the one I love! You are truly my everything.
  • Happy Valentine’s Day to the one who makes my life so much brighter. You are amazing and I love you!
  • My dearest, on this day of love, may your heart be filled with the joy and happiness that you bring to my life. Happy Valentine’s Day!
  • Happy Valentine’s Day to the one who brings so much love and light into my life. I am forever grateful for your presence!
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Happy Valentine’s Day.
  • Wishing you the happiest, most exciting, and love-filled Valentine’s Day ever.
  • So thankful to celebrate the first of many valentines with you, the love of my life.
  • I couldn’t ask for a more perfect valentine.
  • Without you, I wouldn’t be me. Thank you for always being there and always holding me solid.
  • No one will ever measure up to the love you’ve shown me. Happy Valentine’s Day, to the love of my life.
  • Thank you for holding and cherishing my heart as I hold and cherish yours.
Love message for Valentine's day.
You are always in my heart.
  • Hope your day goes well, and I can’t wait to celebrate our love tonight.
  • Here’s your first of many reminders of how much I love you.
  • On this day and each day after, I hope you feel how grateful I am to be yours.
  • To my love, the best decision I’ve ever made, Happy Valentine’s Day.
  • I hope your heart is as filled with joy as mine is on this perfect, love-filled day.
  • Hoping this fills the void of not being together today. Can’t wait to see you to celebrate later.
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Happy Valentine’s Day.
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Elias Malassidis

Elias's tendency to storytelling could have been a hereditary thing, but his love for everything urban, for all things modern, and for the answer to the question 'why' all led him to his personal quest for self-fulfillment.

He has been a leading member of the team behind Birthday Wishes Expert, and has served as the chief editor on the website.

He is an avid traveller, a film director, and a recording artist under the moniker El Buho.

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