40+ Inspiring Marriage Quotes For Your Wedding Planning

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Short phrases of little truths which can be downright serious or hilarious, marriage quotes can be darlings. Well, these little pick-me-ups can also be heartfelt and fun to read. Most of the time they are even inspiring.


You might be looking for the best marriage quotes for your wedding planning. Perhaps you are the host at some romance laden function and you are searching the words. Love quotes are catchy, mostly true, and can fit in almost anywhere.

So that, we have here some of the best and inspiring quotes about love and marriage for your reading pleasure. You can thank me later.

Marriage Love Quotes

Perhaps you are planning your wedding or someone else’s. Or maybe you’re writing a poem or prose for that special person. Even looking for a line to include in a romantic verse or invitation cards. Quotes about love and marriage might be worth checking out.

When in the fever of love, you can spark that fire with just the right words at the right time. Marriage is a special union which tries the best of couples. There is rarely a wrong time for words of inspiration to help keep that fire burning.

“A happy marriage is the union of two good forgivers.”

– Robert Quillen

“Marriage: Love is the reason. Lifelong friendship is the gift. Kindness is the cause. Til’ death do us part is the length.”

– Fawn Weaver

“Marriages are like fingerprints; each one is different and each one is beautiful.”

– Maggie Reyes

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

– Fawn Weaver

“Marriage is the alliance of two people, one of whom never remembers birthdays and the other who never forgets them.”

– Ogden Nash

“The difference between an ordinary marriage and an extraordinary marriage is in giving just a little ‘extra’ every day, as often as possible, for as long as we both shall live.”

– Fawn Weaver

“We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.”

– Sam Keen

“Marriage, ultimately, is the practice of becoming passionate friends.”

– Harville Hendrix

“Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.”

– Henry Ford

“Marriage is a commitment- a decision to do, all through life, that which will express your love for one’s spouse.”

– Herman H. Kieval

“What greater thing is there for two human souls than to feel that they are joined for life to strengthen each other in all labor, to rest on each other in all sorrow, to minister to each other in all pain, to be one with each other in silent, unspeakable memories at the moment of the last parting.”

– George Eliot


Happy Marriage Quotes For Couples

In fact, marriage quotes can be funny and worth much more than the time you take to read them. Stop for a bit and have a wholehearted laugh with these fun marriage quotes. Some of the best quotes about marriage are heartfelt and funny at the same time.

“The older I get, the less time I want to spend with the part of the human race that didn’t marry me.”

– Robert Brault

“The older theory was, marry an older man because they’re more mature. But the new theory is men don’t mature. Marry a younger one.”

– Rita Rudner

“Love may be blind, but marriage is a real eye-opener.”

– Unknown

“To keep your marriage brimming, With love in the loving cup, Whenever you’re wrong, admit it; Whenever you’re right, shut up.”

– Ogden Nash

“Before marriage, a man will lie awake all night thinking about something you said; after marriage, he’ll fall asleep before you finish saying it.”

– Helen Rowland

“The secret of a happy marriage remains a secret.”

– Henny Youngman

“I support gay marriage. I believe gay people have a right to be as miserable as the rest of us.”

– Kinky Friedman

“At every party there are two kinds of people … those who want to go home and those who don’t. The trouble is, they are usually married to each other.”

– Ann Landers

“After the chills and fever of love, how nice is the 98.6 degrees of marriage.”

– Mignon McLaughlin

“I have learned that only two things are necessary to keep one’s wife happy. First, let her think she’s having her own way. And second, let her have it.”

– Lyndon B. Johnson

“When you see a married couple walking down the street, the one that’s a few steps ahead is the one that’s mad.”

– Helen Rowland


Inspirational Marriage Quotes

What is love without romance? A flirt without a kiss or a wish without a star? What is love and marriage without the right words spoken at the right time? Any wife or husband knows that words are much more powerful than any sticks or stones. There have always been many quotes about marriage and love since the beginning of time. Just the way there is no love without romance, there is also no romance without words.

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

– Mignon McLaughlin

“Love doesn’t make the world go round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.”

– Franklin P. Jones

“The longest sentence you can form with two words is: I do.”

– H. L. Mencken

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

– Beverley Nichols

“What I love most about my home is who I share it with.”

– Tad Carpenter

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

– Andre Maurois

“A man is already halfway in love with any woman who listens to him.”

– Brendan Behan

“You are the butter to my bread, and the breath to my life.”

– Julia Child

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

– Jennifer Smith

“Show me a man who is smiling from ear-to-ear and living a beautiful life, and I’ll show you a man who is grateful for what he has and utterly in love with his wife.”

– Fawn Weaver

“So it’s not gonna be easy. It’s going to be really hard; we’re gonna have to work at this everyday, but I want to do that because I want you. I want all of you, forever, everyday. You and me… everyday.”

– Nicholas Sparks, The Notebook

“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 you, so intimate that your hand upon my chest is my hand, so intimate then when I fall asleep your eyes close.”

– Pablo Neruda, 100 Love Sonnets

“Marriage: If you want something to last forever, you treat it differently. You shield it and protect it. You don’t make it common or ordinary. If it ever becomes tarnished, you lovingly polish it until it gleams like new. It becomes special because you have made it so, and it grows more beautiful and precious as time goes by.”

– F. Burton Howard


Quotes About Marriage And Love By Famous People

Even the famous marry, and when our celebrities speak, we listen. Their marriages and love lives are glamorous and seen from every screen, every available page. However, they still go through love and marriage just like the rest of us do.  They tend to come up with the best quotes about love and marriage. The words of the rich and famous are famous, as they should be.

“When we got married I told my wife ‘If you leave me, I’m going with you.’ And she never did.”

– James Fineous McBride

“I’m a very committed wife. And I should be committed, too — for being married so many times.”

– Elizabeth Taylor

“If I get married, I want to be very married.”

– Audrey Hepburn

“An archeologist is the best husband any woman can have; the older she gets, the more interested he is in her.”

– Agatha Christie

“Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, half-shut afterwards.”

– Benjamin Franklin

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

– Leo Tolstoy

“Marriage is the triumph of imagination over intelligence. Second marriage is the triumph of hope over experience.”

– Oscar Wilde

“We had a happy marriage because we were together all the time. We were friends as well as husband and wife. So we just had a good time.”

– Julia Child

“My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my love to marry me.”

– Sir Winston Churchill

“At every party there are two kinds of people … those who want to go home and those who don’t. The trouble is, they are usually married to each other.”

– Ann Landers

“Put your hand on a hot stove for a minute, and it seems like an hour. Sit with a pretty girl for an hour, and it seems like a minute. That’s relativity.”

– Albert Einstein

Quotes can be fun, romantic, inspirational, and are definitely worth reading. Not only but also, quotes about love and marriage are even twice more fun. They can be great for a bit of romance and can inspire in a way that some proses cannot. Words are the most used method of communicating love. Whether they are oral or written, they are just as powerful.

Marriage quotes are proof that love can be communicated in only one sentence or a few. Isn’t this true?