50+ Valentine's Day Quotes For Kids That Are Almost As Sweet As They Are

Georgia Stone
Dec 12, 2023 By Georgia Stone
Originally Published on Jan 18, 2021
Happy Valentines Day quotes can be used as messages for kids to create a happy Valentine.

With Valentine's Day approaching, love and romance are in the air.

It is the perfect time of year to express your love to those around you and fill each other’s life with the colors of love. Valentine's Day quotes can be used to express love to your kids, siblings, friends, and others.

People find various ways of expressing love like sharing gifts, giving greetings and sending text messages filled with love and affection.

However, the best way to express affection to your kids is by sending them love filled quotes or writing special quotes as Valentine's Day messages for kids in their greeting cards, with hope for their wishes to come true.

Valentine's Day, also known as Saint Valentine's Day is celebrated all over the world on 14 February every year. Saint Valentine was a Catholic priest from Rome, living in the third century.

Valentine's Day is celebrated differently in different places, but what remains similar throughout the world is the act of expressing love. Some people consider this day to be about romantic love only, however, many others treat it simply as a day of love and express their affections towards friends, family, kids, elders and lovers as well.

A happy Valentine's Day message is one that comes straight from the heart and is full of love.

At times, it can be hard to put your feelings into words but there’s no need to worry as we have got you covered with this list of happy Valentine’s Day quotes.

In this article, you will find many cute Valentine sayings for kids, adorable heart happy Valentine messages for kids, Valentine's Day fun quotes, and much more to create the perfect happy Valentine's Day for kids. For more suggestions on quotes you can also check out these articles: you have my heart quotes and you are wonderful quotes.

We hope your Valentine's Day is as happy and special as you are!

Cute Valentine’s Day Quotes For Kids

Our love for our kids is the purest form of love in our hearts. They deserve to be told and shown how much you love and value them.

So, in case you are wondering, "how do I say happy Valentine's Day to my kids”, you can check out this list of these cute Valentine's Day quotes for kids. You can write these cute quotes to a boy or girl, it makes no difference. We hope your Valentine will love these special Valentines Day quotes.

1. "‘Mama, mama!’ It’s the best sound ever."

— Miranda Kerr.

2. "If I had a flower for every time I thought of you… I could walk through my garden forever."

— Alfred Tennyson.

3. "A mother understands what a child does not say."

— Jewish Proverb.

4. "There is no remedy for love, but to love more."


5. "Sweet treats on Valentine's Day help us remember to be sweet to each. And you're one of the sweetest kids ever!"

— Unknown*.

6. In a lifetime love is a treasure, and life with you my dear is always such a pleasure.

-Catherine Pulsifer, ‘Love Is A Treasure’.

7. "Never above you. Never below you. Always beside you."

— Walter Winchell.

8. "The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness."

— Honore de Balzac.

9. “Where there is great love, there are always wishes.”

— Willa Cather.

10. “Most people are slow to champion love because they fear the transformation it brings into their lives. And make no mistake about it: love does take over and transform the schemes and operations of our egos in a very mighty way.”

— Aberjhani.

11. “You can always gain by giving love.”

-Reese Witherspoon.

Funny Valentine's Day Quotes For Kids

Valentine's day funny quotes are the best to write on greetings for kids as they are light and humorous. Why not explore this section of funny messages about Valentine's day and make your kids laugh with these quirky quotes about Valentine's Day?

These quotes will be perfect to write in Valentine's Day cards. You can say, "thank you for filling my life and heart with love and laughs" with these Valentine's sayings.

12. “All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.”

— Charles M. Schulz.

13. “Knock, Knock! It's Valentine's o'clock! You're my favorite person and you rock!”


14. “Love will find a way through paths where wolves fear to prey.”

- Lord Byron.

15. “Without Valentine’s Day, February would be…well, January.”

– Jim Gaffigan.

16. “I'll love you, dear, I'll love you till China and Africa meet and the river jumps over the mountain and the salmon sing in the street.”

- W. H. Auden.

17. “They invented hugs to let people know you love them without saying anything.”

- Bil Keane.

18. “Love is a lot like a backache, it doesn’t show up on x-rays, but you know it’s there.”

– George Burns.

19. “The Eskimos had fifty-two names for snow because it was important to them: there ought to be as many for love.”

-Margaret Atwood.

20. “Absolutely, there is a connection between food and love. I always say, when there's love in my heart or I'm feeling particularly good, the food comes out that much better. And so I think Valentine's Day is a special day.”

- Todd English.

Heart Happy Valentines Day Quotes To Write In A Valentine’s Day Card

Greetings using happy Valentine’s Day quotes are the best things for kids to recieve on this day.

You can buy greeting cards from stores and customize them with these quotes or you can even make the greeting cards yourself, to make them feel more special! Whatever you choose, the quotes given below will come in handy when making or writing the perfect greeting card for your son or daughter to wish them a happy Valentine’s Day.

You can write any of these quotes for your daughter or son to make their Valentine's Day brighter.

21. "Heaven on Earth is looking at my little boy."

-Jenny McCarthy.

22. "Even more than the time when she gave birth, a mother feels her greatest joy when she hears others refer to her son as a wise learned one."


23. “When we love, we always strive to become better than we are. When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too.”

-Paulo Coelho.

24. "You are my hero, you know it's true. You excel in all you do"

-Joanna Fuchs.

25. "Great love awakens us to the fullness of life. Great love shapes us. When we are embrace of love the world appears brighter and evens our food taste better when we love."

-Tito Tinajero, ‘Love Poems For Valentine's Day’.

26. "A man loves his sweetheart the most, his wife the best, but his mother the longest."        

-Irish Proverb.

27. "A mother’s love doesn’t make her son more dependent and timid; it actually makes him stronger and more independent."

-Cheri Fuller.

Sweet And Sincere Valentine’s Day Quotes For Your Heart Happy Valentine Kids

Why not send your Valentine’s greetings to your kids with quotes that are as sweet as them? Let them know, "you're filling my life with joy" on this special day.

These quotes will make your children feel loved and cherished, and will surely bring a smile to their face while wishing them a happy Valentine’s Day. We hope your Valentine enjoys them as much as we do.

28. "My heart is, and always will be, yours."

- Jane Austen, ‘Sense And Sensibility’.

29. "Take love, multiply it by infinity and take it to the depths of forever... and you still have only a glimpse of how I feel for you."

- William Parrish, 'Meet Joe Black'.

30. "I hope you don't mind that I put down in words how wonderful life is while you're in the world."

- Elton John, 'Your Song'.

31. “I love you more than I have ever found a way to say to you.”

- Ben Folds, ‘Greatness’.

32. "You are pretty much the only thing that makes me want to get up in the morning."

- Will Trainor, ‘Me Before You’.

33. “I may not say much when I am with you, but all of me loves you all the time.”

- Richard Nixon , 'Love Letter To His Wife'.

34. “I define connection as the energy that exists between people when they feel seen, heard, and valued; when they can give and receive without judgment; and when they derive sustenance and strength from the relationship.”

– Brene Brown.

35. "I've always loved you, and when you love someone, you love the whole person, just as he or she is, and not as you would like them to be."

- Leo Tolstoy, ‘Anna Karenina’.

Inspiring Quotes To Write In A Valentine’s Day Card

Children and greeting cards are a perfect combination, and Valentine’s Day as the occasion is the cherry on top. Why not customize Valentine’s Day cards for your daughter or son with these inspiring and powerful Valentine’s sayings and let them be aware of your love?

Wish them a very happy Valentine’s Day and hope that all their dreams come true with these inspiring quotes. We hope your Valentine loves them!

36. “My bounty is as boundless as the sea, ty love as deep; the more I give to thee, the more I have, for both are infinite.”

— William Shakespeare.

37. “If I could reach up and hold a star for every time you've made me smile, the entire evening sky would be in the palm of my hand.”

- Unknown*.

38. “I love you without knowing how, or when, or from where. I love you straightforwardly, without complexities or pride; so I love you because I know no other way than this.”

– Pablo Neruda.

39. “There's a long life ahead of you and it's going to be beautiful, as long as you keep loving and hugging each other.”

- Yoko Ono.

40. “I know of only one duty, and that is to love.”

- Albert Camus.

41. “I have never once celebrated a Valentine's Day as a romantic holiday. For me, it's another opportunity to tell my kids or whoever how much I love them. I hang pink crepe paper and make heart-shaped pancakes!”

- Delilah.

42. “Each time you love, love as deeply as if it were forever.”

- Audre Lorde.

43. “Through my love for you, I want to express my love for the whole cosmos, the whole of humanity, and all beings. By living with you, I want to learn to love everyone and all species.”

– Thich Nhat Hanh.

44.  “Love does not dominate; it cultivates.”

– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe.

Deep And Meaningful Valentine Day Quotes For Kids

You can also express your love for your kids through these quotes with a deep meaning. It is always a good idea to introduce your children to words said by great personalities with deep implications.

Valentine’s Day can be just another occasion to teach your children about deeper values. Why not explain these quotes to your kids and wish them a happy Valentine’s Day at the same time? These quotes, along with your personal greetings, will make for a very good Valentine's Day message.

45. "To love another person is to see the face of God."

— Victor Hugo, 'Les Misérables'.

46. “A heart is not judged by how much you love, but by how much you are loved by others.”

- Frank Morgan.

47. “The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.”

– Helen Keller.

48. “Doubt thou the stars are fire, doubt that the sun doth move. Doubt truth to be a liar, but never doubt I love.”        

-William Shakespeare, 'Hamlet'.

49. “I love love. Every day of my life is Valentine's Day. When you're a pathological narcissist, you have to fall in love with yourself every day.”

-Katya Zamolodchikova.

50. “I just think Valentine's Day is a day to really appreciate the person you love, no matter who it is, and to spend time with them. I don't think it's all about fancy presents or whatever. I think it's about spending that quality time with that special person.”

- Prince Royce.

51. “To me, Valentine's Day is not merely limited to a lover but speaks of universal love.”

-Dimple Kapadia.

52. “The best relationships in our lives are the best not because they have been the happiest ones, they are that way because they have stayed strong through the most tormentful of storms.”

– Pandora Poikilos.

Here at Kidadl, we have carefully created lots of interesting family-friendly quotes for everyone to enjoy! If you liked our suggestions for 50+ Valentine's Day quotes for kids, that are almost as sweet as they are, then why not take a look at our you can do anything quotes, or you got this quotes for more?

*Do you know where this quote originated? Please email us to let us know at hello@kidadl.com”

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Written by Georgia Stone

Bachelor of Arts specializing in French with Film Studies, Bachelor of Arts (Year Abroad) specializing in Literature, History, Language, Media, and Art

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Georgia StoneBachelor of Arts specializing in French with Film Studies, Bachelor of Arts (Year Abroad) specializing in Literature, History, Language, Media, and Art

Georgia is an experienced Content Manager with a degree in French and Film Studies from King's College London and Bachelors degree from Université Paris-Sorbonne. Her passion for exploring the world and experiencing different cultures was sparked during her childhood in Switzerland and her year abroad in Paris. In her spare time, Georgia enjoys using London's excellent travel connections to explore further afield.

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