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The Best 35 Wedding Quotes

Getting married is an important step to take in a relationship. Get inspired by these wedding quotes

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35 Wedding Quotes

Your wedding day is a day you will want to remember forever. It is a great party where you celebrate love together with your friends and family.

Getting married to the one you love is a very important step in a relationship. Read these wedding quotes about marriage and love, they will surely inspire you and remind you how important it is to have found your better half and the one you want to spend your life with. 

1"The real act of marriage takes place in the heart, not in the ballroom or church or synagogue. It's a choice you make - not just on your wedding day, but over and over again - and that choice is reflected in the way you treat your husband or wife."

Barbara De Angelis

2"A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person."

Mignon McLaughlin

3"Many people spend more time in planning the wedding than they do in planning the marriage."

Zig Ziglar

4"People are weird. When we find someone with weirdness that is compatible with ours, we team up and call it love."

Dr. Seuss

5"You don't marry someone you can live with... You marry the person who you cannot live without."


6"The goal in marriage is not to think alike, but to think together."

Robert C. Dodds

7“Happy marriages begin when we marry the ones we love, and they blossom when we love the ones we marry.”

Tom Mullen

8“My advice to you is to get married. If you find a good wife, you’ll be happy; if not, you’ll become a philosopher.”


9"A great marriage is not when the ‘perfect couple’ comes together. It is when an imperfect couple learns to enjoy their differences."

Dave Meurer

10"To get the full value of joy you must have someone to divide it with."

Mark Twain

11"The greatest marriages are built on teamwork. A mutual respect, a healthy dose of admiration, and a never-ending portion of love and grace."

Fawn Weaver

12"The highest happiness on earth is the happiness of marriage."

William Lyon Phelps

13"Marriages, like a garden, take time to grow. But the harvest is rich unto those who patiently and tenderly care for the ground."

Darlene Schacht

14"I dreamed of a wedding of elaborate elegance. A church filled with family and friends. I asked him what kind of a wedding he wished for, he said one that would make me his wife."


15"In marriage, everyday you love, and everyday you forgive. It is an ongoing sacrament, love and forgiveness."

Bill Moyers

16"Marriage: a book of which the first chapter is written in poetry and the remaining chapters written in prose."

Beverly Nichols

17"Success in marriage does not come merely through finding the right mate, but through being the right mate."

Barnett Brickner

18"Whatever souls are made of, his and mine are the same."

Emily Brontë

19“Love never gives up, never loses faith, is always hopeful, and endures through every circumstance.”

I Corinthians 13:7

20“What counts in making a happy marriage is not so much how compatible you are, but how you deal with incompatibility.”

Leo Tolstoy

21"Weddings to me are wondrous because they are so filled with tomorrows."

Mary Forsell

22"Weddings remind us that our lives have meaning and that love is the strongest bond, the happiest joy, and the loveliest healing we can ever experience."

Daphne Rose Kingma

23"Don't marry for money; you can borrow it cheaper."

Scottish Proverb

24"From this day forward, you shall not walk alone. My heart will be your shelter and my arms will be your home."


25“Happily ever after is not a fairy tale. It’s a choice.”

Fawn Weaver

26“A happy marriage is a long conversation which always seems too short.”

Andre Maurois

27"All weddings are similar, but every marriage is different."

John Berger

28"Two souls, one heart."

French saying

29"Weddings are meant to be a celebration of love, but all too often this sentiment gets hijacked by the pressures of delivering a "perfect day.""

Kate Watson

30“Happy is the man who finds a true friend, and far happier is he who finds that true friend in his wife.”

Franz Schubert

31"A wedding is an event. Marriage is a life time. Invest more in your marriage than your wedding and success is inevitable."

Myles Munroe

32“Marriage is a mosaic you build with your spouse. Millions of tiny moments that create your love story.”

Jennifer Smith

33"I always cry at weddings, especially my own."

Humphrey DeForest Bogart

34"Once upon a time there was a boy who loved a girl, and her laughter was a question he wanted to spend his whole life answering."

Nicole Krauss

35"Only one is a wanderer; two together are always going somewhere."