Whether it’s for Valentine’s Day or a wedding anniversary, husbands and wives can usually be spotted in the card aisle of a supermarket reading card after card in an attempt to find the perfect words that best suit their relationship.
But what if the wisest man to ever step foot on the earth, apart from Jesus, wrote those greeting cards? What would they look like? What would they say?
Here at ChurchLeaders, we gathered 10 quotes that might have made the cut if Hallmark ever decided to use the wise King Soloman’s words from Song of Songs.
Don’t worry; we kept it PG-rated. Check them out below.
10 Valentine’s Day Cards King Solomon Might Have Written…
“Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth—for your love is more delightful than wine.” – Song of Songs 1:2
“You are altogether beautiful, my darling; there is no flaw in you.” – Song of Songs 4:7
“How delightful is your love, my sister, my bride! How much more pleasing is your love than wine, and the fragrance of your perfume more than any spice!” –Song of Songs 4:10
“How beautiful your sandaled feet, O prince’s daughter! Your graceful legs are like jewels, the work of an artist’s hands.” – Song of Songs 7:1
“You have stolen my heart, my sister, my bride; you have stolen my heart with one glance of your eyes, with one jewel of your necklace.” –Song of Songs 4:9
“Place me like a seal over your heart, like a seal on your arm; for love is as strong as death, its jealousy unyielding as the grave. It burns like blazing fire, like a mighty flame.” – Song of Songs 8:6
“He I have come into my garden, my sister, my bride; I have gathered my myrrh with my spice. I have eaten my honeycomb and my honey; I have drunk my wine and my milk. Friends Eat, friends, and drink; drink your fill of love.” – Song of Songs 5:1
“I am my beloved’s and my beloved is mine; he browses among the lilies.” –Song of Songs 6:3
“Your neck is like an ivory tower. Your eyes are the pools of Heshbon by the gate of Bath Rabbim. Your nose is like the tower of Lebanon looking toward Damascus.” –Song of Songs 7:4
“Your navel is a rounded goblet that never lacks blended wine. Your waist is a mound of wheat encircled by lilies.” –Song of Songs 7:2