It’s never too late to find true love. That’s the message found inside the pages of “Love for Grown-Ups: The Garter Brides’ Guide to Marrying for Life When You’ve Already Got a Life,” a new book written by three women who met and married the men of their dreams after 35.

Authors Ann Blumenthal Jacobs, Patricia Ryan Lampl, and Tish Rabe got their nickname from a lucky garter belt they passed between them, and their new self-help book shares their true stories as well as those of the dozens of women they interviewed who also found love later in life.

If you think your time is running out, don’t! The Garter Brides set out to prove you wrong and show that true love could still be just around the corner.

Here are ten dating gems from the book that are guaranteed to inspire…