When it comes to popping the question, sometimes words fail. You may have a million thoughts running through your head that you want to share with your beloved, but figuring out exactly what to say when proposing can feel nearly impossible. If youâ€™re worried about tripping over your words during your proposal, it may be useful toÂ write down a â€œspeechâ€ in advance. And sometimes you might gain inspiration from the most romantic words from movies and television shows. Whether you choose to quote these directly or just paraphrase these, theyâ€™ll definitely get you in the mood to ask the most important question of your life.
If youâ€™re trying to figure out what to say when proposing, these are some of the most romantic quotes from movies and television shows to help get the creative juices flowing.
â€œLove doesnâ€™t make sense. I mean, you canâ€™t logic your way in or out of life. Love is totally non-sensical. But we have to keep doing it, or else weâ€™re lost, and love is dead and humanity just packed in. Because love is the best thing we do.â€ â€”Â How I Met Your Mother
â€œIâ€™m also just a girl standing in front of a boy asking him to love her.â€ â€”Â Notting Hill
â€œSo itâ€™s not going to be easy. Itâ€™s going to be really hard; weâ€™re gonna have toÂ work at this every day, but I want to do that because I want you. I want all of you, forever, every day. You and me. Every day.â€ â€”Â The Notebook
â€œWhen all my dreams come true, the one I want next to meâ€”itâ€™s you.â€ â€”Â One Tree Hill
â€œI love you very much probably more than anybody could love another person.â€ â€”Â 50 First Dates
â€œMy heart is, and always will be, yours.â€ â€”Â Sense and Sensibility
â€œWhen you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to startÂ as soon as possible.â€ â€”Â When Harry Met Sally
â€œTo me, you are perfect.â€ â€”Â Love, Actually
â€œWhen youâ€™re a kid you assume your parents are soulmates. My kids are gonna be right about that.â€ â€”Â The Office
â€œThis is true love â€“ you think this happens every day?â€ â€”Â The Princess Bride
â€œOur love is like the wind. I canâ€™t see it, but I can feel it.â€ â€”Â A Walk to Remember
â€œIt was a million tiny things that, when you added them up, they meant we were supposed to be together.â€ â€”Â Sleepless in Seattle
â€œThey say when you meet the love of your life time stops and thatâ€™s true.â€ â€”Â Big Fish
â€œThe greatest thing youâ€™ll ever love is just to love and be loved in return.â€ â€”Â Moulin Rouge
â€œYou are my family.â€ â€”Â Friends
â€œI vow to fiercely love you in all your forms, now and forever. I promise to never forget that this is a once-in-a-lifetime love.â€ â€”Â The Vow
â€œItâ€™s fate, itâ€™s destiny, we both like burritos.â€ â€”Â The O.C.
â€œI love you and I like you.â€ â€”Â Parks and Recreation
â€œI know that a life without love is no life at all.â€ â€“Â Ever After
â€œYou know you are right for someone when they force you to be the best version of yourself.â€ â€”Â The Mindy Project
â€œAll I want to do is grow old with you.â€ â€”Â The Wedding Singer
â€œI promise to lay my heart in the palm of your hands. I promise you me.â€ â€”Â Greyâ€™s Anatomy
â€œA lot of people told me I was crazy to wait this long for a date with a girl I work with but I think, even then, I knew that I was waiting for my wife.â€ â€”Â The Office
â€œItâ€™s always been you.â€ â€”Â Friends
â€œYou and I are meant to be together. Period. The end. Cue happy ending music.â€ â€”Â Dawsonâ€™s Creek
â€œLife is not the amount of breaths you take, itâ€™s the moments that take your breath away.â€ â€“Â Hitch
Still feeling unsure about what to say when proposing? You might let music do the talking. Check out thisÂ list of proposal songsÂ that will help set the mood.