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Love and Marriage Quotes


Need a quote or verse for your invitations, or for a welcome message, toast, or love note? Find something historic, or something heartfelt that reflects your feelings here.

To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.
David Viscott 

My true love hath my heart, and I have his
Philip Sydney

A part of you has grown in me. And so you see, it's you and me together forever and never apart, maybe in distance, but never in heart.
Author Unknown

This day I will marry my best friend, 
the one I laugh with, 
live for, 
dream with, 
Author Unknown

To love someone deeply gives you strength. 
Being loved by someone deeply gives you courage. 
Lao Tzu

Once in awhile, 
Right in the middle of an ordinary life, 
Love gives us a fairy tale.

Two souls with but a single thought. Two hearts that beat as one. 
Friedrich Halm

There is no more lovely, friendly and charming relationship, communion or company 
than a good marriage. 
Martin Luther

You know you're in love when you can't fall asleep
because reality is finally better than your dreams.
Dr. Seuss

Marriage is the golden ring in a chain whose
beginning is a glance and whose ending is Eternity.
Kahlil Gibran

Love is not just looking at each other, it's looking in the same direction.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery

At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet

There is only one happiness in life,
to love and be loved.
George Sands

Love those who love you

Whatever our souls are made up, his and mine are the same
Emily Bronte

Come live with me, and be my love,
And we will some new pleasures prove 
Of golden sands, and crystal brooks, 
With silken lines, and silver hooks 
John Donne

You don't marry someone you can live with - you marry the person who you cannot live without
Author Unknown

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
Author Unknown

We are, each of us angels with only one wing; 
and we can only fly by embracing one another.
Luciano de Crescenzo  

A kiss can beautify souls hearts and thoughts
Author Unknown

The prudence of the best heads is often defeated by the tenderness of the best hearts.
Henry Fielding

You're nothing short of my everything.
Ralph Block

Love is that condition in which the happiness 
of another person is essential to your own.
Robert Heinlein 

Love is forgiving time and time again, 
sometimes against better judgement. 
Love is what can drive us to do things 
we would never once consider.


Age does not protect you from love 
but love to some extent protects you from age. 
Jeanne Moreau  

In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities.
Janos Arnay

Love is like playing the piano. 
First you must learn to play by the rules, 
then you must forget the rules 
and play from your heart.


Love puts the fun in together, 
the sad in apart, 
and the joy in a heart. 

For it was not into my ear you whispered 
But into my heart 
Twas not my lips you kissed 
But my soul.
 Judy Garland

True love begins 
when nothing is looked for in return.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Love conquers all things; 
let us surrender to Love.

Suddenly I found you and the spirit in me sings,
Don't have to look no further,
You're the soul of many things.
Bob Dylan

I have found men who didn't know how to kiss. 
I've always found time to teach them. 
Mae West  


In our life there is a single color, 
as on an artist’s palette, 
which provides the meaning of life and art.  
It is the color of love.
Marc Chagall  

Where love reigns the impossible may be attained.
Indian proverb


Soul-mates are people who bring out the best in you.  
They are not perfect but are always perfect for you.  

I love you - those three words have my life in them. 
Alexandrea to Nicholas III  

What lies behind us, 
and what lies before us are tiny matters 
compared to what lies within us. 
Ralph Waldo Emerson  

From this day forward,
You shall not walk alone.
My heart will be your shelter,
And my arms will be your home.

The most eloquent silence; 
that of two mouths meeting in a kiss. 

My love for you is a journey; 
Starting at forever, 
And ending at never. 

One word frees us 
Of all the weight and pain in life, 
That word is Love 

Love is a wonderful thing. 
You never have to take it away 
From one person to give it to another. 
There's always more than enough to go around. 
Pamela de Roy  

Love is like swallowing hot chocolate 
Before it has cooled off. 
It takes you by surprise at first, 
But keeps you warm for a long time. 


It takes a second to notice some one,
An hour to like some one,
A day to fall in love with some one,
And a life time to forget them. 
Brittney Shea  

I arise from dreams of thee
In the first sweet sleep of night,
when the winds are breathing low,
and the stars are shining bright. 
Percy Byssthe Shelley  

There are three things that last: faith, hope and love, 
and the greatest of these is love.
I Corinthians 13:13  

We come to love not by finding the perfect person, 
but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.
Sam Keen  

If I had a flower for every time I thought of you, I could walk in my garden forever. 
Alfred Lord Tennyson

Love is the true means by which the world is enjoyed: 
our love to others, 
and others' love to us.  
~Thomas Trahern ~

One should believe in marriage 
as in the immortality of the soul. 
Honore de Balzac


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

One of the nicest things you can say to your partner, 
"If I had it to do over again, I'd choose you. Again."


Grow old along with me. 
The best is yet to be - the last of life for
which the first was made.
Robert Browning  

Happy marriages begin 
when we marry the ones we love, 
and they blossom 
when we love the ones we marry
Tom Mullen

True love is like ghosts, 
which everybody talks about 
and few have seen.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld

There is no remedy for love than to love more
Henry David Thoreau

Is not a kiss the very autograph of love? 
Henry Finck  

Nothing can come close to the sheer joy 
I feel in marrying my best friend

Now that I have found you, 
I feel like there is nothing more I could never need.
You make me whole, 
you make me complete, 
you make

Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be.
Robert Browning

Falling in love is so hard on the knees.

A man falls in love through his eyes, 
a woman through her ears. 
Woodrow Wyatt  

It is the things in common 
that make relationships enjoyable, 
but it is the little differences 
that make them interesting. 
Todd Ruthman  


Remember that happiness is a way of travel, 
not a destination.
Roy Goodman  


Life is a flower of which love is the honey

Victor Hugo  

Trip over love, you can get up. Fall in love and you fall forever.

Love life and life will love you back. 
Love people and they will love you back.
Arthur Rubinstein

Today is a special day 
where all my hopes and dreams come true
Today is the day that I am to marry you

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