151 Marriage Quotes that Will Fill Your Heart With Love


Marriage surely is one of the most magical time of one’s life. It isn’t just two people coming together in a holy matrimony but, more so two hearts becoming one. To make your special day even more brighter and joyous, here we bring you 151 most romantic quotes on marriage that will definitely fill your heart with love:

Marriage Quotes: 151 Beautiful Quotes to Celebrate Love 

151 Beautiful Marriage Quotes

“Where there is love there is life.”    – Mahatma Gandhi

“To be fully seen by somebody, then, and be loved anyhow–this is a human offering that can border on miraculous.”
Elizabeth Gilbert

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

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


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

“Nobody has ever measured, not even poets, how much the heart can hold.”  Zelda Fitzgerald

“What greater thing is there for two human souls, than to feel that they are joined for life–to strength each other in all labor, to rest on each other in all sorrow, to minister to each other in silent unspeakable memories at the moment of the last parting?”  George Eliot

“We loved with a love that was more than love.”  Edgar Allan Poe

“Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back. Those who wish to sing always find a song. At the touch of a lover, everyone becomes a poet.”  Plato

“When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.”  – When Harry Met Sally


“When I saw you I fell in love, and you smiled because you knew.” Arrigo Boito

“Let there be spaces in your togetherness and let the winds of the heavens dance between you. Love one another but make not a bond of love: Let it be rather a moving sea between the shores of your souls.”  Kahlil Gibran

“A great marriage is not when the ‘perfect couple’ comes together. It is when an imperfect couple learns to enjoy their differences.”  Dave Meurer

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

“There is no remedy for love but to love more.”  Henry David Thoreau

“Love at first sight is easy to understand; it’s when two people have been looking at each other for a lifetime that it becomes a miracle.”  Sam Levenson


“When marrying, ask yourself this question: Do you believe that you will be able to converse well with this person into your old age? Everything else in marriage is transitory.”  Friedrich Nietzsche

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

“People are weird. When we find someone with weirdness that is compatible with ours, we team up and call it love.”
Dr. Seuss

“The best love is the kind that awakens the soul and makes us reach for more, that plants a fire in our hearts and brings peace to our minds.”   – Nicholas Sparks, The Notebook

“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, The History of Love

“Love does not consist of gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.”  Antoine de Saint-Exupery


“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

“The bride and groom–May their joys be as bright as the morning, and their sorrows but shadows that fade in the sunlight of love.”  Minna Thomas Antrim, A Book of Toasts

“The highest happiness on earth is marriage.”  William Lyon Phelps

“Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.”  Emily Bronte

“Come, let’s be a comfortable couple and take care of each other! How glad we shall be, that we have somebody we are fond of always, to talk to and sit with.”  Charles Dickens

“Grow old with me! The best is yet to be.”  Robert Browning


“Think not because you are now wed, that all your courtship’s at an end.”  Antonio Hurtado de Mendoza

“I love being married. It’s so great to find that one special person you want to annoy for the rest of your life.”  Rita Rudner

“I would rather share one lifetime with you than face all the ages of this world alone.”  Arwen, The Fellowship of the Ring

“In all the world, there is no heart for me like yours. In all the world, there is no love for you like mine.”  Maya Angelou

“It was only a sunny smile, and little it cost in the giving, but like morning light it scattered the night and made the day worth living.”  F. Scott Fitzgerald

“You know you are in love when the two of you can go grocery shopping together.”  Woody Harrelson


“Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.”  Oprah Winfrey

“Love is the reason for marriage; a lifetime of friendship is the gift. The cause is kindness, and the length is ‘till death do us part.”  – Anonymous

“Marriage is like music. Both are playing different instruments and different parts, but as long as you’re playing from the same sheet music, you can create something beautiful.”   – Anonymous

“Always remember – there was nothing worth sharing like the love that let us share our name.”  – Anonymous

“It doesn’t have to be perfect to be beautiful.”  – Anonymous

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


“No trial is so large we can’t overcome it together.”  Anonymous

“Best friends for life…Husband and Wife.”  – Anonymous

“In the beautiful garden of marriage, the flowers are fragrant and fair…they speak of true love and its pleasures of wonderful moments to share.”  – Anonymous

“To find someone who will love you for no reason, and to shower that person with reasons, that is the ultimate happiness.”   –Robert Brault

“A great spouse loves you exactly as you are. An extraordinary spouse helps you grow; inspires you to be, do and give your very best.”   –Fawn Weaver

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


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

“In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything and two minus one equals nothing.”Mignon McLaughlin

“You meet thousands of people and none of them really touch you, and then you meet one person and your life is changed forever.”Jamie Randall

“Keep the fire lit in your marriage and your life will be filled with warmth.”   –Fawn Weaver

“You don’t marry one person; you marry three: the person you think they are, the person they are, and the person they are going to become as a result of being married to you.”   –Richard Needham

“True love stands by each other’s side on good days and stands closer on bad days.” – Anonymous


Marriage – the roots are deep, the covenant is solid, love is sweet, life is hard, and God is good.”  – Anonymous

Love, laughter, and happily ever after.”  – Anonymous

Never marry the one you can live with, marry the one you cannot live without.”  – Anonymous

It’s amazing how one day someone walks into your life, and you cannot remember how you ever lived without them.”  – Anonymous

“If it is right, it happens—the main thing is not to hurry. Nothing good gets away.”  – John Steinbeck

“You don’t love because: you love despite; not for the virtues, but despite the faults.”  William Faulkner


“In love there are two things—bodies and words.”  – Joyce Carol Oates

“It doesn’t matter who you are or what you look like, so long as somebody loves you.”   – Roald Dahl, The Witches

“The desire to get married is a basic and primal instinct in women. It’s followed by another basic and primal instinct: the desire to be single again.”  – Nora Ephron

“I have learned not to worry about love; but to honor its coming with all my heart.”  – Alice Walker

“True love, like any other strong and addicting drug, is boring—once the tale of encounter and discovery is told, kisses quickly grow stale and caresses tiresome…except, of course, to those who share the kisses, who give and take the caresses while every sound and color of the world seems to deepen and brighten around them. As with any other strong drug, true first love is really only interesting to those who have become its prisoners.
 And, as is true of any other strong and addicting drug, true first love is dangerous.”   – Stephen King, Wizard and Glass

“Love consists of this: two solitudes that meet, protect and greet each other.”   – Rainer Maria Rilke


“I was about half in love with her by the time we sat down. That’s the thing about girls. Every time they do something pretty…you fall half in love with them, and then you never know where the hell you are.”   – J. D. Salinger

“Love is like the wind, you can’t see it but you can feel it.”   – Nicholas Sparks

“We love the things we love for what they are.”   – Robert Frost

“Love loves to love love.”  –  James Joyce

“The one thing we can never get enough of is love. And the one thing we never give enough is love.”   – Henry Miller

“Love is the voice under all silences, the hope which has no opposite in fear; the strength so strong mere force is feebleness: the truth more first than sun, more last than star.”   – e.e. cummings


“A loving heart is the truest wisdom.”   Charles Dickens

“Love is the emblem of eternity; it confounds all notion of time; effaces all memory of a beginning, all fear of an end.”   – Madame De Stael

“Love is the answer to everything. It’s the only reason to do anything. If you don’t write stories you love, you’ll never make it. If you don’t write stories that other people love, you’ll never make it.”  – Ray Bradbury

“To get the full value of a joy you must have somebody to divide it with.”   – Mark Twain

“Love is a smoke and is made with the fume of sighs.”   – William Shakespeare

“We’re born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we’re not alone.”   – Orson Welles


“Who, being loved, is poor?” – Oscar Wilde

“There is no remedy for love but to love more.”  –  Henry David Thoreau

“Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war; love is a growing up.” – James Baldwin

“The heart was made to be broken.”  – Oscar Wilde

“When a match has equal partners then I fear not.”  Aeschylus

“Well married person has wings, poorly married shackles.”  – Henry Ward Beecher


“When a wife has a good husband, it is easily seen in her face.”  – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“Therefore shall a man leave his father and mother, and shall cleave unto his wife: and they shall be one flesh.” – Genesis 2:24

“Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ also loved the church and gave himself up for her.”  – Ephesians 5:25

“Like everything which is not the involuntary result of fleeting emotion but the creation of time and will, any marriage, happy or unhappy, is infinitely more interesting than any romance, however passionate.”  – H. Auden

“Marriage is not a noun; it’s a verb. It isn’t something you get. It’s something you do. It’s the way you love your partner every day.”  – Barbara De Angelis

“As a general thing, when the woman wears the pants in the family, she has a good right to them.”  – Josh Billings


“All tragedies are finished by a death, all comedies by a marriage.”  – George Gordon Noel Byron

“Rituals are important. Nowadays it’s hip not to be married. I’m not interested in being hip.”  – John Lennon

“Wives are young men’s mistresses; companions for middle age, and old men’s nurses.”  – Francis Bacon

“To marry unequally is to suffer equally.”  – Henri-Frédéric Amiel

“Who finds a wife finds a good thing, and obtains favor with the Lord.”  – Anonymous

“If you would have a good wife, marry one who has been a good daughter.” –  Thomas Fuller


“Husbands, in the same way be considerate as you live with your wives, and treat them with respect as the weaker partner and as heirs with you of the gracious gift of life, so that nothing will hinder your prayers.”  – 1 Peter 3:7

“A woman must be a genius to create a good husband.”  – Honoré de Balzac

“Marriage is not just spiritual communion, it is also remembering to take out the trash.”  – Joyce Brothers

“In marriage there are no manners to keep up, and beneath the wildest accusations no real criticism. Each is familiar with that ancient child in the other who may erupt again. We are not ridiculous to ourselves. We are ageless. That is the luxury of the wedding ring.”  – Enid Bagnold

“It is easier to be a lover than a husband for the simple reason that it is more difficult to be witty every day than to say pretty things from time to time.”  – Honoré de Balzac

“For in the resurrection they neither marry, nor are given in marriage, but are as the angels of God in heaven.” Matthew 22:30


“Marriage, it seems, confines every man to his proper rank.”  – Jean de La Bruyère

“A woman seldom asks advice before she has bought her wedding clothes.”  – Joseph Addison

“One good husband is worth two good wives, for the scarcer things are, the more they are valued.”  – Benjamin Franklin

“The betrothed and accepted lover has lost the wildest charms of his maiden by her acceptance. She was heaven while he pursued her, but she cannot be heaven if she stoops to one such as he!”  – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“I think like any marriage, especially when you’ve had divorced parents like myself, you’d want to try even harder to make it work.”  – Diana, Princess of Wales

“Incompatibility. In matrimony a similarity of tastes, particularly the taste for domination.”  – Ambrose Bierce


“Happiness in marriage is entirely a matter of chance.”  – Jane Austen

“Marriage is an adventure, like going to war.”  K. Chesterton

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

“Deceive not thyself by over-expecting happiness in the married estate. Remember the nightingales which sing only some months in the spring, but commonly are silent when they have hatched their eggs, as if their mirth were turned into care for their young ones.”  Thomas Fuller

“When the blind lead the blind, no wonder they both fall into — matrimony.”  George Farquhar

“Marrying a man is like buying something you’ve been admiring for a long time in a shop window. You may love it when you get it home, but it doesn’t always go with everything else in the house.”  Jean Kerr


“In taking out an insurance policy one pays for it in dollars and cents, always at liberty to discontinue payments. If, however, woman’s premium is a husband, she pays for it with her name, her privacy, her self-respect, her very life, until death doth part.”  Emma Goldman

“You, that are going to be married, think things can never be done too fast: but we that are old, and know what we are about, must elope methodically, madam.”  Oliver Goldsmith

“If you want to sacrifice the admiration of many men for the criticism of one, go ahead, get married.”  Katharine Hepburn

“She is a wife who is the soul of her husband.”  Anonymous

“Matrimony is the high sea for which no compass has yet to be invented.”  Heinrich Heine

“Though women are angels, yet wedlock’s the devil.”  George Gordon Noel Byron


“One was never married, and that’s his hell; another is, and that’s his plague.”  – Robert Burton

“The most happy marriage I can imagine to myself would be the union of a deaf man to a blind woman.”  Samuel Taylor Coleridge

“Marriage is socialism among two people.”  Barbara Ehrenreich

“One fool at least in every married couple.”  Henry Fielding

“There is nothing nobler or more admirable than when two people who see eye to eye keep house as man and wife, confounding their enemies and delighting their friends.”  Homer

“A marriage based on full confidence, based on complete and unqualified frankness on both sides; they are not keeping anything back; there’s no deception underneath it all. If I might so put it, it’s an agreement for the mutual forgiveness of sin.”  Henrik Ibsen


“When you’re a married man, Samivel, you’ll understand a good many things as you don’t understand now; but whether it’s worth while, going through so much, to learn so little, as the charity-boy said when he got to the end of the alphabet, is a matter o taste.”  Charles Dickens

“Marriage has many pains, but celibacy has no pleasures.”  Samuel Johnson

“Marriage must be a relation either of sympathy or of conquest.”  George Eliot

“I’ve been married three times — and each time I married the right person.”  Margaret Mead

“For it is mutual trust, even more than mutual interest that holds human associations together. Our friends seldom profit us but they make us feel safe. Marriage is a scheme to accomplish exactly that same end.”  – L. Mencken

“That married couples can live together day after day is a miracle the Vatican has overlooked.”  Bill Cosby


“By taking a second wife he pays the highest compliment to the first, by showing that she made him so happy as a married man, that he wishes to be so a second time.”  Samuel Johnson

“Marriage is like a hot bath. Once you get used to it, it’s not so hot.”  – Anonymous

“Married couples resemble a pair of scissors, often moving in opposite directions, yet punishing anyone who gets in between them.”  Sydney Smith

“Many marriages would be better if the husband and the wife clearly understood that they are on the same side.”

Zig Ziglar

“To marry is to halve your rights and double your duties.”  Arthur Schopenhauer


Marriage is a gift from God to us. The quality of our marriage is our gift to Him.”  – Anonymous

To love is nothing. To be loved is something. But to be loved by the person you love is everything.”  – Anonymous

“If you live to be a hundred, I wish to live a hundred minus one, so I never have to live without you.”  – Anonymous

The only thing better than having you as my husband is our children having you as their daddy.”  – Anonymous

May God bless all, those who already are and who are about to, a happily married life for always!