Music can be a great couples counselor.
Music just has a way of moving people.
Whether to motivate, console or inspire, there is something about song lyrics that can really make a person think differently.
And when it comes to the best love songs about relationships, there is no shortage of romantic love quotes to be found in the emotional material department.
Most artists have at least one song about love. Some may be more famous for singing about their exes and how moving on was beneficial to their newfound strength.
Some may sing about lost love and grieve over the pain that comes with that.
And others sing about the fiery passion you feel when true love is at the highest of heights.
For most of us, the majority of relationship songs are at least somewhat relatable, especially when you’re in that stage of being right in the process of falling in love while you are listening to them.
When you’re not in the presence of the person you love, the lyrics from love songs have a way of bringing those butterflies back to your stomach. And when things aren’t going as well as you’d like, life lessons abound in romantic music.
In fact, what music teaches us about love, life and relationships is often profound.
So from sultry to practical, these are our picks for the 8 best quotes from the lyrics of love songs that offer relationship advice we should all be keeping on loop in our playlists.
1. “Say” by John Mayer
Take all of your wasted honor
Every little past frustration
Take all of your so-called problems,
Better put ’em in quotations
Say what you need to say …
Even if your hands are shaking
And your faith is broken
Even as the eyes are closing
Do it with a heart wide open …
These lyrics offer the epitome of sage advice for couples.
You may find it difficult to say what’s on your mind and in your heart. At times, you may even hold onto everything until it crushes you.
Simply say what you mean and mean what you say.
But say what you mean with tact, because words, once uttered, can’t be unheard.
2. “Breakeven” by The Script
Her best days will be some of my worst
She finally met a man that’s gonna put her first
While I’m wide awake she’s no …