150 Marriage Quotes and Sayings

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If you're married, it does not matter how long you've been together or if you've just been tied up, you probably already know that marriage is not easy. It's certainly not just happiness and love. It's not always happy either. The wedding is full of ups and downs.

However, there are a host of reasons why people want to marry someone they like. Some of the reasons are because marriage has helped them to grow, to eliminate loneliness, to build loyalty and respect, and above all to help them find their reason for being in this world. Marriage may not be easy, but it really gives a more meaningful life and is worth it.

If you're looking for the best wedding and most special quotes right now, you're in the right place. We have compiled these wedding quotes to make you understand the importance of marriage and how other people can live it every day.

Wedding Quotes

1. Marriage is not just a spiritual communion, it's also a memory to take out the trash. – Joyce Brothers

2. A good marriage is a marriage that allows the change and growth of individuals and the way they express their love. – Pearl S. Buck

3. Large weddings are partnerships. It can not be a big wedding without being a partnership. – Helen Mirren

4. In my mind, marriage is a spiritual partnership in which we give and receive love, create and share intimacy, and we open ourselves to being available and accessible to another human being so to heal, learn and grow. – Iyanla Vanzant

5. Marriage, for both women and men, must be a luxury and not a necessity; an incident of life, not everything. – Susan B. Anthony

6. But marriage goes in waves. You must be patient. People release on bail and give up their marriage much too soon. They just do not do the work and the effort. You must suck your ego many times, because it can be a big loss. – Anna Benson

7. A successful marriage requires falling in love several times, always with the same person. – Cute McLaughlin

8. It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages. – Friedrich Nietzsche

9. Neither man nor woman are perfect or complete without each other. Thus, no marriage or family, parish or stake is likely to reach its full potential as long as husbands and wives, mothers and fathers, men and women will not work in unity, in respect for each other's strengths. – Sheri L. Dew

10. I think healthy and lasting relationships are more important than the idea of ​​marriage. Every successful marriage is built on a strong partnership. – Carson Daly

11. Marriage is not a question of age. it's about finding the right person. – Sophia Bush

12. A happy marriage is a long conversation that always seems too short. – André Maurois

13. Marriage is neither paradise nor hell, it is simply a purgatory. – Abraham Lincoln

14. The romance experts say that for a happy marriage, there must be more than a passionate love. For a lasting union, they insist, there must be a sincere attachment. Which in my book is a good definition of friendship. – Marilyn Monroe

15. May this wedding be full of laughter, our every day in paradise. – Rumi

16. Many people spend more time planning marriage than planning marriage. – Zig Ziglar

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17. Friendship is the marriage of the soul and this marriage is likely to divorce. – Voltaire

18. By all means, get married. If you have a good wife, you will become happy. if you take a bad one, you will become a philosopher. – Socrates

19. Regarding my marriage, you know, falling in love with my husband was by far the best thing that happened to me. – Caroline Kennedy

20. Do not marry the person you think you can live with; to marry only the person without whom one can not live. – James Dobson

21. Love is not a weakness. It's strong. Only the sacrament of marriage can contain it. – Boris Pasternak

22. For me, getting married was the best thing I did. I was suddenly overwhelmed by an overwhelming sense of liberation, the fact that we have something more important than our separate identity: marriage. It is an immense pleasure to be able to work in this direction. – Nick Cave

23. The secret of a happy marriage remains secret. – Henny Youngman

24. The secret to a happy marriage is if you can be at peace with someone between four walls, if you are happy because the one you love is near you, whether it is up or down, or in the same room, and you feel a heat that you do not find very often, then that is what love is about. – Bruce Forsyth

25. It's so important to keep a wedding alive with little treats and do little things for each other. Remember to say beautiful things and have time to listen is vital. This horrible phrase "quality time" means taking three minutes to sit and stay still with someone rather than screaming over your shoulder as you rush. – Joanna Lumley

26. Marriage is the most natural state of man and the state in which you will find solid happiness. – Benjamin Franklin

27. When people get married because they think it's a long-time love affair, they will divorce soon, because all love stories end in disappointment. But marriage is the recognition of a spiritual identity. – Joseph Campbell

28. So that your marriage may be rich, With love in the beloved cup, Admit it every time you make a mistake. When you're right, shut up. – Ogden Nash

29. I like to be married. It's so good to find a special person that you want to bore for the rest of your life. – Rita Rudner

30. If you want to know how your daughter will treat you after the wedding, listen to her talking to her little brother. – Sam Levenson

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31. Finding the right partner is the key to success in all areas: business, marriage and especially investment. – Robert Kiyosaki

32. I do not care about the beauty, the fabulous or the laughing groom, the sweetness and the kindness of the bride, or the opposite. Marriage is difficult – Jenna McCarthy

33. Love is moral even without legal marriage, but marriage is immoral without love. – Ellen Key

34. Marriage is an alliance between a man who can not sleep with the window closed and a woman who can not sleep with the window open. – George Bernard Shaw

35. Marriage is an attempt to solve together problems that you did not even have when you were alone. – Eddie Cantor

36. I would say that the surest measure of a man's or woman's maturity is the harmony, style, joy and dignity he creates in his marriage, as well as the pleasure and the inspiration that he gives to his wife. – Benjamin Spock

37. The romantic person instinctively perceives marriage as an emotion, but what a couple actually does in a lifetime has much more in common with the functioning of a small business. They must draw up work lists, clean up, driver, cook, fix, discard, keep in mind, rent, dismiss, reconcile and manage their budget. – Alain de Botton

38. I tell my children that the reason why marriage and having children is so important is that it stops you from thinking about yourself. The path of happiness is to give oneself to others and to think of others before thinking of oneself. – Terry Wogan

39. I still believe in love. I believe in marriage. – Usher

40. Marriage is a festival where grace is sometimes better than dinner. – Charles Caleb Colton

41. My wife is my soulmate. I can not imagine being without her. – Matt Damon

42. All married couples must learn the art of combat as they must learn to make love. A good battle is objective and honest. never vicious or cruel. A good battle is healthy and constructive and brings to marriage the principles of equal partnership. – Ann Landers

43. Marriage is a wonderful institution, but who wants to live in an institution? – Groucho Marx

44. The success of a marriage is no different from that of a successful casting. It all depends on who you choose. at this first moment, did you choose the right person? I think you have to choose someone who is more interested in marriage than marriage. – Rob Lowe

45. A successful marriage is a building that must be rebuilt every day. – André Maurois

46. ​​After 45 years of marriage, when I argue with my wife, if we do not agree, we do what she wants. But, when we agree, we do what I want. – Jacques Pépin

47. A wedding does not have to be perfect, but you can be perfect for each other. – Jessica Simpson

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48. When you sacrifice in marriage, you are not sacrificing to one another, but to unity in a relationship. – Joseph Campbell

49. When you get married, ask yourself the following question: Do you think you can converse with this person until you are old enough? All the rest in the marriage is transitory. – Friedrich Nietzsche

50. No one, man or woman, has ever destroyed a good marriage. – Jimmy Dean

51. Marriage is like putting your hand in a bag of snakes in the hope of getting an eel out. – Leonardo DeVinci

52. The first time you marry for love, the second for money and the third for fellowship. – Jackie Kennedy

53. A man in love is incomplete until he is married. Then he finished. – Zsa Zsa Gabor

54. When I am weak, you can be strong; when I am strong, you can be weak. That's what I think is marriage. – Gisele Bundchen

55. Marriage has made me much happier and I deeply love my wife and I thank God for her every day. – Harry Connick, Jr.

56. Always remember that the most important thing in a good marriage is not happiness, but stability. – Gabriel Garcia Marquez

57. Marriage is an encounter for better or for worse, lasting and intimate to the extent that it is sacred. – William O. Douglas

58. Marriage is an adventure, like a war. – Gilbert K. Chesterton

59. In marriage, there is no way to follow and, under the wildest accusations, no real criticism. Everyone is familiar with this former child of the other who can burst again. We are not ridiculous for ourselves. We are ageless. This is the luxury of the alliance. – Enid Bagnold

60. You can not have a happy family if you do not have a happy marriage. – Jeremy Sisto

61. A lasting relationship does not concern marriage. It's a question of compatibility and communication. And you both have to want it to work. – Goldie Hawn

62. I am convinced that marriage is such a good idea that only God could have thought of it. – Myles Munroe

63. The institution of marriage works best when there is a spiritual connection. If you are getting married just for the pleasure of a woman, you risk losing interest in each other very soon. When we marry in the interest of the Holy Spirit with the intention of serving God and humanity, it gives a much broader perspective. – R. R. Rahman

64. Sensual pleasures have the ephemeral brilliance of a comet; a happy marriage has the tranquility of a beautiful sunset. – Ann Landers

65. Remember that creating a successful marriage is like an agricultural activity: you have to start each morning again. H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

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66. Love: Temporary marriage curse madness. – Ambrose Bierce

67. They say that marriage will change you but that has not changed me. Being in love has changed. – R. Kelly

68. Keep your eyes wide open before the wedding, then half-closed. – Benjamin Franklin

69. We sleep in separate rooms, we dine apart, we take separate vacations – we do everything in our power to keep our marriage going. – Rodney Dangerfield

70. In the middle of my happy marriage, I realized that I had somehow lost most of my friends – my male friends in particular. And I started to wonder if my wife, who was certainly my best friend, had supplanted these relationships. – Matthew Weiner

71. Love and marriage are wonderful areas in which to place a character. We are more likely to risk our morals and our beliefs in love. Betrayal also gives a great overview of a character. – Anita Shreve

72. In the face of love, everyone is equal. Give everyone the freedom to love and seek happiness. I am Tsai Ing-wen and I support equality in marriage. – Tsai Ing-wen

73. If there is a good marriage, it is that it looks like friendship rather than love. – Michel de Montaigne

74. For an average man, marriage is the most expensive way to wash one's hands. – Burt Reynolds

75. Marriage is a wonderful invention; the same goes for a bicycle repair kit. – Billy Connolly

76. Marriage is a matter of love, but it is not above all love. Marriage is above all a question of continuity and transmission. – Meir Soloveichik

77. Sometimes I go out and do things that are so permanent. Like tattoos and marriage. – Drew Barrymore

78. If you love a man and that he loves you, you must get married as fast as possible. Otherwise, you will change your mind. There is enough time for this after the wedding. – Zsa Zsa Gabor

79. Marrying a man is like buying something you have long admired in a shop window. You may like it at home, but that does not always go with all the rest of the house. – Jean Kerr

80. In a happy marriage, it is the woman who provides the climate, the husband the landscape. – Gerald Brenan

81. If a relationship goes bad, if a marriage is not going well, the answer can not simply be saying, "You can not afford to break because you're going to lose the house." The answer must be one thing who is "I like you." – Rory Stewart

82. Next month, I will be celebrating my 30th wedding anniversary with my beautiful wife, Vicki. Our wedding was a blessing. I have gained even more respect for the institution over the last 3 decades and I will defend it against attacks. – Todd Tiahrt

83. In marriage, be wise: prefers the person before the money, the virtue before the beauty, the spirit before the body; then you have a wife, a friend, a companion, a second self. – William Penn

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84. Where there is marriage without love, there will be love without marriage. – Benjamin Franklin

85. So many people prefer to live in the theater because it's comfortable. It's as if someone remains in a bad marriage or bad relationship – it's actually easier to stay because they know what to expect every day, compared from and do not know what to expect. – Ellen Degeneres

86. If I get married, I want to be very married. – Audrey Hepburn

87. It's hard to stay married. My wife kisses the dog on her lips, but she does not drink in my glass. – Rodney Dangerfield

88. For the generation of my parents, the idea was not that marriage be a kind of idealized and romantic love; it was a partnership. It's about creating a family; it's about creating an offspring. Indian culture is essentially much more a "we" culture. It is a community culture where you do what is best for the community you are bringing. – Aasif Mandvi

89. Marriage is a school itself. Also, have children. Becoming a father has changed all my life. This has taught me as by revelation. – Abraham Maslow

90. One of the charms of marriage is that it makes absolutely necessary a life of deception for both parties. – Oscar Wilde

91. Marriage is really difficult because you have to deal with feelings and lawyers. – Richard Pryor

92. I like the concept of solidarity and initiative of marriage. – William Shatner

93. Marriage is like turning a stick, turning a spring or eating with chopsticks. It sounds easy until you try it. – Helen Rowland

94. Marriage has a unique place because it speaks of absolute fidelity, of an alliance between radically different people, men and women; and so it echoes the absolute alliance of God with His elect, an alliance between radically different partners. – Rowan Williams

95. The secret of a good marriage is to forgive your partner for marrying you in the first place. – Sacha Guitry

96. Happiness in marriage is a matter of chance. – Jane Austen

97. Brands mature over time, like a marriage. The relationship you have with your spouse is different from the one you first met. The excitement and discovery are replaced by comfort and depth. – Gary Vaynerchuk

98. I think men are mostly unfaithful because, as they get older, they want to prove themselves that they are always attractive. They need proof outside the marriage. It's really sad. It's all for them. It does not concern their wives at all. – Pattie Boyd

99. The political promises are very similar to the wishes of marriage. They are at the beginning of the relationship between candidate and voter, but are quickly forgotten. – Dick Gregory

Married men live longer than single men. But married men are much more willing to die. – Johnny Carso

101. Before marriage, a man declares that he would give his life to serve you; after marriage, he will not even table his diary to talk to you. – Helen Rowland

102. If you want to sacrifice the admiration of many men for criticizing one of them, go ahead, get married. – Katharine Hepburn

103. Long-term relationships are an everyday choice. It is more difficult to be in a marriage than to move from one relationship to another. – Pink

104. Children are expected to contribute to the consolidation of marriage. They do it in different ways. For example, they require so much attention that a husband and wife, focused on their children, do not notice each other's faults. – Richard Armor

105. In retrospect, I am grateful for the break-up of my marriage because it forced me to face all the buried issues that I probably would not have faced otherwise. I am a better, kind and happy person today because of the spiritual and emotional growth that I have experienced. – Alana Stewart

106. The secret of a happy marriage is to find the right person. You know that they are right if you like being with them all the time. – Julia Child

107. Channels do not hold a marriage together. They are threads, hundreds of tiny threads, that bring people together over the years. – Simone Signoret

108. The true act of marriage takes place in the heart, not in the ballroom, in the church or in the synagogue. It's a choice you make, not just the day of your wedding, but again and again. And this choice is reflected in the way you treat your husband or wife. – Barbara De Angelis

109. One should believe in marriage as in the immortality of the soul. – Honoré de Balzac

110. A good marriage would be between a blind woman and a deaf husband. – Michel de Montaigne

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

112. Marriage is an act of will that signifies and implies a mutual gift, which unites the spouses and binds them to their future souls, with whom they form a single family, a domestic church. – Pope John Paul II

113. Some people ask for the secret of our long marriage. We take the time to go to the restaurant twice a week. A little candle, dinner, soft music and dancing. She goes on Tuesdays, I go on Fridays. – Henny Youngman

114. Marriage is not a name. it's a verb. It's not something you get. It's something you do. It's the way you love your partner every day. – Barbara De Angelis

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115. Marriage is good for those who are afraid of sleeping alone at night. – Saint Jerome

116. As you are not yet married and marriage is the basic state of life as well as the unity of the Commonwealth, determine if you are called to this state. If you decide to get married, do not just marry a good wife: marry a good mother with your children. – Vincent McNabb

117. Staying married can have long-term benefits. You can get a lot more sympathy from your friends for a bad marriage than a good divorce. – P. J. O. Rourke

118. I am so engrossed in my work that it is often impossible to think of anything else in my life. My marriage ended in divorce because of this, my relationship with Holly suffered. – Jim Carrey

119. There is nothing wrong with your marriage if you deal with bills and children, with the disposal of broken garbage, with the in-laws and with the demands of work. It's a normal wedding. – Phil McGraw

120. My husband and I are first and foremost the best friends in the world. We fight like cats and dogs, but never stay angry long. I was lucky enough to find him, he is in every way, my soulmate. – Carnie Wilson

121. One of the things I often discover in marriage counseling is the husband or wife who tries to drink spiritually from his partner; I think it's a real common mistake. – Max Lucado

Marriage is a risk. I think it's a big and glorious risk, provided you embark on the adventure in the same spirit. – Cate Blanchett

123. Just marriage is a commandment and an essential step in the process of creating a loving family relationship that can continue beyond the grave. – David A. Bednar

124. With marriage and paternity, I finally found two fixed points in my life. They've taught me patience. They also taught me that I do not need to feel guilty about being happy. My emotional seasons are less extreme. – Pete Wentz

125. Marriage is a bet, let's be honest. – Yoko Ono

126. It's nice to be a parent and have a good marriage with one of your best friends. – Johnny Vegas

127. Marriage may be the closest thing to heaven or hell that each of us knows on this earth. – Edwin Louis Cole

128. There is only one way to have a happy marriage and as soon as I know what it is, I will remarry. – Clint Eastwood

129. Every good relationship, especially marriage, is based on respect. If it's not based on respect, nothing that looks good will last very long. – Amy Grant

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