Pablo Neruda Quotes




You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep spring from coming.Pablo Neruda

I want to do to you what spring does with the cherry trees.Pablo Neruda

If nothing saves us from death, at least love should save us from lifePablo Neruda

In one kiss, you’ll know all I haven’t said.Pablo Neruda

He who has nothing—it has been said many times—has nothing to lose but his chains.Pablo Neruda




Does he who is always waiting suffer more than he who’s never waited for anyone?Pablo Neruda

A child who does not play is not a child, but the man who doesn’t play has lost forever the child who lived in him and who he will miss terribly.Pablo Neruda

The books that help you most are those which make you think that most. The hardest way of learning is that of easy reading; but a great book that comes from a great thinker is a ship of thought, deep freighted with truth and beauty.Pablo Neruda

I grew up in this town, my poetry was born between the hill and the river, it took its voice from the rain, and like the timber, it steeped itself in the forests.Pablo Neruda

But from each crime are born bullets that will one day seek out in you where the heart lies.Pablo Neruda




And one by one the nights between our separated cities are joined to the night that unites us.Pablo Neruda

Love is so short, forgetting is so long.Pablo Neruda

Peace goes into the making of a poem as flour goes into the making of bread.Pablo Neruda

I love you as certain dark things are to be loved, in secret, between the shadow and the soul.Pablo Neruda

I love you without knowing how, or when, or from where. I love you simply, without problems or pride: I love you in this way because I do not know any other way of loving but this, in which there is no I or youPablo Neruda

Someday, somewhere – anywhere, unfailingly, you’ll find yourself, and that, and only that, can be the happiest or bitterest hour of your life.Pablo Neruda

Tonight I can write the saddest lines I loved her, and sometimes she loved me too.Pablo Neruda

Laughter is the language of the soul.Pablo Neruda

You are like nobody since I love you.Pablo Neruda

Love! Love until the night collapses!Pablo Neruda

Give me your hand out of the depths sown by your sorrows.Pablo Neruda

In the eyes of mourning the land of dreams begins.Pablo Neruda