The old adage “When you know, you know” rings true when it comes to recognizing your soulmate.
In fact, Rev. Laurie Sue Brockway, a love and romance blogger said:
There really is no guessing or wondering when the real thing comes along. There is usually a telltale sign that lets you know when true love has arrived -– a voice in your head, a sense of recognition or a gut feeling that this is someone special to you.
There are many signs that you’ve found your soulmate but if there’s one word to describe it, it’s special.
So whether you’re still looking for your soulmate or already found the one, these 85 soulmate quotes will surely inspire love:
All about soulmate quotes
Our soulmate is the one who makes life come to life. – Richard Bach
True love is finding your soulmate in your best friend. – Faye Hall
A heart worth loving is one you understand, even in silence. – Shannon L. Alder
A soul mate is not found. A soul mate is recognized. – Vironika Tugaleva
You have half our gifts. I the other. Together we make a whole. Together we are much more powerful. – Joss Stirling
I feel like a part of my soul has loved you since the beginning of everything. Maybe we’re from the same star. – Emery Allen
In all the world, there is no heart for me like yours. In all the world, there is no love for you like mine. – Maya Angelou
A soulmate is an overused term, but a true soul connection is very rare and very real. – Hilary Duff
I want to be your soulmate, even if I don’t believe in them. – Colleen Hoover
There is a special bond between twin soulmates – unconditional love, respect for each other, bringing out the best in each other, and highly compatible. – Mettrie L.
A soulmate is the one person whose love is powerful enough to motivate you to meet your soul, to do the emotional work of self-discovery, of awakening. – Kenny Loggins
When deep down in the core of your being you believe that your soulmate exists, there is no limit to the ways he or she can enter your life. – Arielle Ford
You come to love not by finding the perfect person, but by seeing an imperfect person perfectly. – Sam Keen
What are the chances you’d ever meet someone like that? he wondered. Someone you could love forever, someone who would forever love you back? And what did you do when that person was born half a world away? The math seemed impossible. – Rainbow Rowell
Soulmates tend to find each other during the respective pursuits of their soul missions. Creating a soulmate could be seen as a spiritual reward that we give ourselves, after pursuing many soul contracts rife with discord. – Linda Brady
Have you ever felt really close to someone? So close that you can’t understand why you and the other person have two separate bodies, two separate skins? – Nancy Garden
The soul mate doesn’t have to be a romantic relationship. Sometimes in life, you meet people when you need them, and there is an immediate connection. – Alison G. Bailey
Soulmates are those that we’ve known many lifetimes, have had many karmic contracts with, and with whom we have resolved conflicts. Marriage partners may or may not be soul mates, though they will be a soul contract. With true soul mates, there is no struggle. What’s left over is love. – Karen M. Black
Love is all about guts. If you have it, you fight with the world. If you don’t, you fight with yourself. – Heenashree Khandelwal
I recognized you instantly. All of our lives flashed through my mind in a split second. I felt a pull so strongly towards you that I almost couldn’t stop it. – J. Sterling
Beauty is the purest feeling of the soul. Beauty arises when the soul is satisfied. – Amit Ray
Soul mates may be linked, but fight to separate, causing wounds and confusion. They teach what no one else can. – Donna Lynn Hope
To say that one waits a lifetime for his soulmate to come around is a paradox. People eventually get sick of waiting, take a chance on someone, and by the art of commitment become soulmates, which takes a lifetime to perfect. – Criss Jami
I couldn’t imagine that I’d ever fall in love again as I had with Gideon. For better or worse, he was my soulmate. The other half of me. In many ways, he was my reflection. – Sylvia Day
If you want to attract a life partner as your soulmate, there are several illusions you will need to relinquish. One is that your soul mate is someone you will be with for the rest of your life. You can have a soul mate relationship that lasts a few weeks, months, or years. Time has nothing to do with the quality of your connection and its importance in your life. – Sanaya Roman
I want a soul mate who can sit me down, shut me up, tell me ten things I don’t already know, and make me laugh. I don’t care what you look like, just turn me on. And if you can do that, I will follow you on bloody stumps through the snow. I will nibble your mukluks with my own teeth. I will do your windows. I will care about your feelings. Just have something in there. – Henry Rollins
I think we’re given multiple chances to meet multiple soulmates. Sure, you could meet a soulmate in high school. But that doesn’t mean if you don’t act on it, you’ll never meet anyone else. You will, just at a time that’s more convenient for you. – Meg Cabot
And he knew that at that moment, they understood each other perfectly, and when he told her what he was going to do now, she would not say ‘be careful’ or ‘don’t do it’, but she would accept his decision because she would not have expected anything less of him. – J.K. Rowling
When you’re in love, you’re capable of learning everything and knowing things you had never dared even to think, because love is the key to the understanding of all the mysteries. – Paulo Coelho
Most people have more than one soulmate. A soulmate can come in the form of a life partner, friend, child, or lover. A soul mate can be someone with whom you share a spiritual path, a joint work in the world, or a commitment to be parents to certain souls. It can be one whose growth you are sponsoring, such as a child. – Sanaya Roman
A soulmate is someone to whom we feel profoundly connected, as though the communicating and communing that take place between us were not the product of intentional efforts, but rather a divine grace. – Thomas Moore
True friends are not mirrors where we can always see ourselves reflected in a positive light. – Shannon L. Alder
Loving can cost a lot but not loving always costs more, and those who fear to love often find the want of love is an emptiness that robs the joy from life. – Merle Shain
In any soul mate relationship, you will need to let go of the illusion that there is a perfect person waiting for you who will fulfill your every expectation and give your personality everything it desires once you are together. Do not expect your ideal soul mate to be someone who is always loving and easy to get along with, who agrees with everything you say or do, and who brings you a life of ease/comfort. – Sanaya Roman
A soulmate is someone whose way of viewing life is not necessarily the same as yours but complements yours. There is not a compromise, there is a compliment. – Paul Robear
What greater thing is there for two human souls than to feel that they are joined to strengthen each other, to be at one with each other in silent unspeakable memories. – George Eliot
A bond between souls is ancient – older than the planet. – Dianna Hardy
People think a soul mate is your perfect fit, and that’s what everyone wants. But a true soul mate is a mirror, the person who shows you everything that is holding you back, the person who brings you to your own attention so you can change your life. – Elizabeth Gilbert
There are no accidental meetings between souls. – Sheila Burke
Before you find your soulmate, you must first discover your soul. – Charles F. Glassman
We recognize a soulmate by the supreme level of comfort and security we feel with that person. That doesn’t mean that there aren’t issues that remain to be ironed out. Rather, it means we know intuitively that we can resolve issues with our soul mate without losing his or her love and respect. – Linda Brady
Giving someone a piece of your soul is better than giving a piece of your heart. Because souls are eternal. – Helen Boswell
The soulmate is what we aspire to and like to understand about ourself, is what we deem to be perfection, purity, and endless love. – Sorin Cerin
A soulmate is an ongoing connection with another individual that the soul picks up again at various times and places over lifetimes. We are attracted to another person at a soul level not because that person is our unique complement, but because by being with that individual, we are somehow provided with an impetus to become whole ourselves. – Edgar Cayce
Before you find your soul mate, you must first discover your soul. – Charles F. Glassman
Having perfected our disguise, we spend our lives searching for someone we don’t fool. – Robert Brault
If we’d never met, I think I would have known my life wasn’t complete. And I would have wandered the world in search of you, even if I didn’t know who I was looking for. ― Nicholas Sparks
I’m convinced my heart knew who it belonged to, long before I met her. – Karla Campos
It is an absolute human certainty that no one can know his own beauty or perceive a sense of his own worth until it has been reflected back to him in the mirror of another loving, caring human being. – John Joseph Powell
I’ve never had to ask a thing from you, as everything you’ve ever fed my soul was love. – Karen A. Baquiran
Love is but the discovery of ourselves in another, and the delight in the recognition. – Alexander Smith
Ocean separates lands, not souls. – Munia Khan
Our lives may not have fit together, but ohhh did our souls know how to dance… – K. Towne Jr.
Our soul… direct us to individuals who share our purpose in life, complement our strengths, and supplement our weaknesses. But there is no guarantee that these ideal mates are going to look the way we expect, or be of our own background. – Carolyn Miller
The minute I heard my first love story I started looking for you, not knowing how blind I was. Lovers don’t finally meet somewhere. They’re in each other all along. -Rumi
Rather than being about excitement and lust, a soul mate relationship is characterized by such things as a shared life path, a sense of comfort and ease, and a genuine liking of each other. – Katherine Woodward Thomas
Soul mates are those that we’ve known many lifetimes, have had many karmic contracts with, and with whom we have resolved conflicts. Marriage partners may or may not be soul mates, though they will be a soul contract. With true soul mates, there is no struggle. What’s left over is love. – Karen M. Black
Soulmates aren’t the ones who make you happiest, no. They’re instead the ones who make you feel the most. Burning edges and scars and stars. Old pangs, captivation, and beauty. Strain and shadows and worry and yearning. Sweetness and madness and dreamlike surrender. They hurl you into the abyss. They taste like hope. ― Victoria Erickson
We were just two broken souls trying to fix one another…Somehow I ended up with a piece of you and you, me. – Evy Michaels
You are not supposed to go out and find love. Love will find you when you are ready. – Suzy Kassem
A soulmate is someone who has locks that fit our keys, and keys to fit our locks. When we feel safe enough to open the locks, our truest selves step out and we can be completely and honestly who we are; we can be loved for who we are and not for who we’re pretending to be. Each unveils the best part of the other. No matter what else goes wrong around us, with that one person, we’re safe in our own paradise. – Richard Bach
Our universe grants every soul a twin—a reflection of themselves—the kindred spirit – And no matter15 where they are or how far away they are from each other—even if they are in different dimensions, they will always find one another. This is destiny; this is love. – Julie Dillon
If I know what love is, it is because of you. – Herman Hesse
Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable. – Bruce Lee
Immature love says I love you because I need you. Mature love says I need you because I love you. – Erich Fromm
Sometimes, soulmates may meet, stay together until a task or life lesson is completed, and then move on. This is not a tragedy, only a matter of learning. – Brian L. Weiss
You’re not looking for perfection in your partner. Perfection is all about the ego. With soulmate love, you know that true love is what happens when disappointment sets in, and you’re willing to deal maturely with these disappointments. – Karen Salmansohn
Did you ever stop to think that even if I am a monster, I might be your soulmate anyway? – Julie Johnson
Love never claims, it ever gives. – Mahatma Gandhi
Real love stories never have endings. – Richard Bach
Your soulmate doesn’t just mean your husband or your boyfriend. I have friends in my life who I believe I was meant to meet and be a part of. – Louise Nurding
I describe a soulmate as a ‘soul-nurturing mate’. Someone who nurtures your soul, thereby promoting insight and growth. – Karen Salmansohn
My husband and I are best of friends first and foremost. We fight like cats and dogs but never stay mad for long. I was lucky to find him, he is in every way, my soulmate. – Carnie Wilson
The greatest love stories are not those in which love is only spoken, but those in which it is acted upon. – Steve Maraboli
A soulmate is someone who you could spend a great deal of time with just sitting on a sofa and feel happy. You don’t need fanfare. You don’t need to go out to expensive restaurants. – Karen Salmansohn
I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times… In life after life, in age after age, forever. – Tagore
Marriage is miserable unless you find the right person that is your soulmate and that takes a lot of looking. – Marvin Gaye
Our souls already know each other, don’t they?’ he whispered. ‘It’s our bodies that are new. – Karen Ross
If grass can grow through cement, love can find you at every time in your life. – Cher
A soulmate is someone whom, when you meet, without thinking, without letting your neocortex play into the decision; you feel an instant familiarity, a sense of connection, a longing. – Karen Salmansohn
The best thing to hold onto in life is each other. – Audrey Hepburn
Yes, it was love at first sight. I feel that after all these years, I have finally found my soulmate. – Barbara Hershey
Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same. – Emily Bronte
Her eyes held an endless kind of love for him. – Karen Kingsbury
You don’t fall in love with a body, you fall in love with a soul. And once in love with a soul, everything about that body becomes beautiful. – A.B.
We hope you enjoyed the soulmate quotes you read. If you have found your soulmate already, why not share it and feel the magic all over again?
But if you’re still looking for yours, keep these soulmate quotes as a guide and encouragement to keep your faith in love.
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