If you're feeling sappy (or bitter) around Valentine's Day, you're not alone— just look at the many Valentine's Day quotes out there to suit every single attitude. Because let's be honest, it can be an incendiary holiday — it may fill you with the fire of love or a simmering annoyance, but very few people are indifferent to Valentine's Day.
And it doesn't just have to do with whether you're in a relationship or not. I know people in couples who hate the holiday and single people who adore it. "I believe that a celebration of love is a wonderful thing, and you can channel your excitement for Valentine's Day into appreciating all the things you love," Rob Alex, who created Sexy Challenges and Mission Date Night with his wife, tells Bustle. That can totally be other kinds of love than romantic. It can be a time to celebrate the love that you have with your friends and family, it can mean a romantic date with your partner, or it can mean a fun and carefree random hookup. I'm not going to tell you how to live your life.
So here are Valentine's Day quotes worthy of sharing, because no matter what your attitude is, there's some poetry to go with it: