30 Ugly Love Quotes by Colleen Hoover

Ugly Love by Colleen Hoover is a standalone novel and a heart-wrenching love story that proves that attraction at first sight can be true.

This book was published in 2014 and is a #1 New York Times bestselling romance novel.


Here are some of the great quotes from the ‘Ugly Love’ book.

Best Ugly Love Quotes by Colleen Hoover

“God gives us the ugliness so we don’t take the beautiful things in life for granted.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“Sometimes not speaking says more than all the words in the world.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“There’s nothing in the world that compares to the feel and smell of brand-new rain.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“It’s funny how he refuses to make eye contact during sex yet can’t seem to keep his eyes off me the rest of the time.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“She’s like poetry. Like prose and love letters and lyrics, cascading down the center of a page.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“You make it so hard to breathe.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“If I were capable of loving someone . . . it would be you.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“Hearts get infiltrated.
Promises get broken.
Rules get shattered.
Love gets ugly.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“The smaller the house, the more a family is forced to love one another.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“You’re looking at me like you fell in love with me.” “I didn’t fall in love with you. I flew.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

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Famous Ugly Love Quotes

“I send the picture in a message to Ian that says, “She’s gonna have all my babies.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“Love isn’t always pretty. Sometimes you spend all your time hoping it’ll eventually be something different. Something better. Then, before you know it, you’re back to square one, and you lost your heart somewhere along the way.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“Don’t ask about my past. And never expect a future.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“When life gives you lemons, make sure you know whose eyes you need to squeeze them in.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“The difference between the ugly side of love and the beautiful side of love is that the beautiful side is much lighter. It makes you feel like you’re floating. It lifts you up. Carries you.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“I know the thought of confronting your past terrifies you. It terrifies every man. But sometimes we don’t do it ourselves. We do it for the people we love more than ourselves.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

Quotes from Ugly Love Book

“It’s the beautiful moments like this that make up for the ugly love.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“Ugly love becomes you.
Consumes you.
Makes you hate it all.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“You deserve so much more than what you’re allowing yourself to have.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“It may be a small piece at a time, but my past is yours now. All of it. Anything you want to know, I want to tell you. But only if you promise me I can also have your future.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“Some people they grow wiser as they grow older. Unfortunately, most people just grow older.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“I’m terrified to lose him for good, so I sell myself short and take what I can from him, even though I know I deserve better.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“You’re the only one who could have ever met my standards for her, Miles. I’m happy it’s you.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

Top Ugly Love Quotes by Colleen Hoover

“If you don’t want a sarcastic answer, don’t ask a stupid question” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“I suppose if a man lived through the ugliest side of love, he might never want to experience it again.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“If you love me more today than you loved me yesterday, then I can’t wait for tomorrow,” she says.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“When you kiss, you can close your eyes. You can kiss away the thoughts. You can kiss away the pain, the doubt, the shame. When you close your eyes and kiss, you protect yourself from the vulnerability.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“Please don’t allow anyone to make you feel less than what you are.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“It’s the beautiful moments like these that make up for the ugly love.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).

“It’s love in general I don’t want, Tate. Ever. It’s you specifically that I just…want.” ~ Colleen Hoover (Ugly Love).


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