37 Inspiring Quotes About Love and Marriage

Looking for inspirational quotes about love and marriage? We've rounded up some of the very best - they're perfect for your wedding speeches


Beautiful quotes will really add something extra to your wedding speech, or they can work as a wedding motto you can display on your stationery and wedding signs. We’ve rounded up some of the most inspiring quotes about love and marriage – prepare to feel romantic.

inspiring quote about love and marriage

Audrey Hepburn on Marriage

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

Audrey Hepburn quote on marriage

Dr Seuss on Love

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

Dr Seuss quote about love

Maya Angelo on Love

“Love recognises no barriers, it jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination, full of hope.”

Maya Angelo quote on love

Mignon McLaughlin on Marriage

“A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.” This quote is the perfect piece of wisdom for a father of the bride speech.

Mignon McLaughlin quote about marriage

Lao Tzu on Love

“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.”

Lao Tzu quote on love

Zelda Fitzgerald on Love

"No one has ever measured, not even poets, how much the heart can hold."

Zelda Fitzgerald quote about love

Anonymous Love Quote

“Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale.”

Anonymous love quote

Love Quote from When Harry Met Sally

“When you realise you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.”

Love quote from when harry met Sally

Judy Garland on Love

“For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.”

Judy garland love quote

Robert Brault on Love

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

Robert Brault love quote

Love Quote from Friends

“You make me happier than I ever thought I could be, and if you let me, I will spend the rest of my life trying to make you feel the same way.” If you love this show, you have to read about the 23 wedding lessons we learned from Friends!

Love quote from Friends

Fawn Weaver on Love

“Walking with your hands in mine and mine in yours, that’s exactly where I want to be always.”

Fawn weaver love quote

Love Quote from Up

“You are my greatest adventure.” Read even more Disney love quotes if you’re going for a Disney themed wedding!

Love quote from the movie Up

JoAnne Woodward on Marriage

“Sexiness wears thin after a while, and beauty fades. But to be married to a man who makes you laugh every day, now that’s a real treat.”

Marriage quote from JoAnne Woodward

William Lyon Phelps on Marriage

“The highest happiness on earth is the happiness of marriage.”

Marriage quote from Wlliam Lyon Phelps

Love Quote from Sex and the City

“After a while, you just want to be with the one that makes you laugh.”

Love quote from Sex and the City

Anonymous Love Quote

“Being someone’s first love may be great, but to be their last is beyond perfect.”


Fawn Weaver on Marriage

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

Marriage quote from Fawn Weaver

Arrigo Boito Quote about Love

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

Love quote from Arrigo Boito

Martin Luther on Marriage

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

Quote on marriage from Martin Luther

Andre Marois on Marriage

“A happy marriage is a long conversation that always seems to short.”

Marriage quote from Andre Marois

Dave Meurer on Marriage

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

Marriage quote from Dave Meurer

Dr Seuss on Love

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

Dr Seuss quote about love

Love Quote from The Notebook

“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.”

Love quote from the Notebook

Love Quote from The History of Love

“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.”

Love quote from the history of love

Elizabeth Browning on Love

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

Love quote from Elizabeth Browning

Rita Rudner on Marriage

“I love being married. It’s so great to find that one special person you want to annoy for the rest of your life.” If this quote has made you laugh, don’t miss our edit of funny quotes about marriage! It's also an ideal quote to use in a best man's speech

Funny quote about marriage from Rita Rudner

Love Quote from Lord of the Rings

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

Love Quote from the Lord of the Rings

Roy Croft on Love

“I love you not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you.”

Love quote from Roy Croft

Bruce Lee on Love

“Love is like a friendship caught on fire.”

Love quote from Bruce Lee

F. Scott Fitzgerald on Love

“You are the finest, loveliest, tenderest and most beautiful person I have ever known and even that is an understatement.”

Scott Fitzgerald love quote

Love Quote from The Fault in Our Stars

“I fell in love the way you fall asleep, slowly and then all at once.”

Love quote from the fault in our stars

Joseph Campbell on Love

“Love is a friendship set to music.”

Love quote from Joseph Campbell

Love Quote from The Vow

“I vow to help you love life, to always hold you with tenderness and to have the patience that love demands, to speak when words are needed and to share the silence when they are not, to agree to disagree on red velvet cake, and to live within the warmth of your heart and always call it home.”

Love quote from the vow

Love Quote from The Vow

“I vow to fiercely love you in all your forms, now and forever. I promise to never forget that this is a once in a lifetime love, and to always know in the deepest part of my soul that no matter what challenges might carry us apart, we will always find our way back to each other.”

Love quote from the vow

Anonymous Quote about Love

“Every love story is beautiful, but ours is my favourite.”

Anonymous love quote

If you’re searching for even more love quotes, don’t miss our edit of the most beautiful romantic quotes from literature.


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