50+ Marriage Quotes That Will Inspire You To Stay Together Forever

Marriage is full of many ups and downs, adventures, and incredible memories with the person you love. And if you’re looking to celebrate a special event with your partner, you may be looking for the perfect quote to highlight those memories.

Here are some great marriage quotes to add to a special birthday photo book gift, quotes to add to your wedding vows, or even just what to write in an anniversary card, we’ve got you covered.

Check out the marriage quotes below to celebrate your loved one on any occasion.

7 Funny Marriage Quotes

1. “When a man opens a car door for his wife, it’s either a new car or a new wife.” – Prince Philip

7 Funny Marriage Quotes

2. “An archaeologist is the best husband a woman can have. The older she gets, the more interested he is in her.” – Agatha Christie

3. “By all means marry; if you get a good wife, you’ll become happy; if you get a bad one, you’ll become a philosopher.” – Socrates

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

5. “Marriage lets you annoy one special person for the rest of your life.” – Unknown

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6. “My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.” – Winston Churchill

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

7 Funny Marriage Quotes

5 Advice Marriage Quotes

1. “Marriage, to women as to men, must be a luxury, not a necessity; an incident of life, not all of it.” – Susan B. Anthony

2. “Don’t ever stop dating your wife and don’t ever stop flirting with your husband.” – Unknown

5 Advicing Marriage Quotes

3. “Marriage stands the test of time when both you and your spouse work towards making things better. And we are tested the most when we face adversities. If you can sail through the adversities as one, as a team, then you have won half the battle.” – Unknown

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4. “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

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

7 Husband And Wife Married Quotes

1. “My husband is my best friend, my greatest support, my biggest comfort, my strongest motivation, my truest smile, my deepest love, my favorite, my forever. He has me. Entirely.” – Unknown

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2. “The great marriages are partnerships. It can’t be a great marriage without being a partnership.” – Helen Mirren

3. “My husband has made me laugh. Wiped my tears. Hugged me tight. Watched me succeed. Seen me fail. Kept me strong. My husband is a promise that I will have a friend forever.” – Unknown

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4. “A husband and wife may disagree on many things but they must absolutely agree on this: to never, ever give up.” – Unknown

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5. “In terms of my marriage, you know, falling in love with my husband was by far the best thing that’s ever happened to me.” – Caroline Kennedy

6. “Husband and wife relationships are like the relationship of Tom and Jerry. Though they are teasing and fighting, but can’t live without each other.” – Unknown

7. “There is no such cozy combination as man and wife.” – Menander

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6 Love And Marriage Quotes

1. “A good marriage is one which allows for change and growth in the individuals and in the way they express their love.” – Pearl S. Buck

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2. “Never marry the one you can live with, marry the one you cannot live without.” – Unknown

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3. “Marriage is not about age; it’s about finding the right person.” – Sophia Bush

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

5. “Experts on romance say for a happy marriage there has to be more than a passionate love. For a lasting union, they insist, there must be a genuine liking for each other. Which, in my book, is a good definition of friendship.” – Marilyn Monroe

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

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9 Marriage Quotes (Sayings)

1. “May this marriage be full of laughter, our every day in paradise.” – Rumi

2. “A perfect marriage is just two imperfect people who refuse to give up on each other.” – Unknown

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3. “A good marriage is the union of two good forgivers.” – Ruth Bell Graham

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

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5. “Marriage, ultimately, is the practice of becoming passionate friends.” – Harville Hendrix

6. “A good marriage is a contest of generosity.” – Diane Sawyer

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7. “A great marriage isn’t something that just happens; it’s something that must be created.” – Fawn Weaver

8. “Happy marriages begin when we marry the ones we love, and they blossom when we love the ones we marry.” – Tom Mullen

9. “Marriage is like watching the color of leaves in the fall; ever changing and more stunningly beautiful with each passing day.” – Fawn Weaver

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5 Inspirational Marriage Quotes

1. “The secret to a happy marriage is if you can be at peace with someone within four walls, if you are content because the one you love is near to you, either upstairs or downstairs, or in the same room, and you feel that warmth that you don’t find very often, then that is what love is all about.” – Bruce Forsyth

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

3. “Love is not weakness. It is strong. Only the sacrament of marriage can contain it.” – Boris Pasternak

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4. “I have a best friend as a husband, and he is my number one supporter. He’s a family man, and he’s always giving back to God. That is what makes him a beautiful man. We’re not perfect by any means, but that makes us beautiful as well. We’re not afraid to say we’re not perfect. We have our disagreements, but that comes along with marriage.” – Tamera Mowry

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

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7 Happy Married Life

1. “I think long-lasting, healthy relationships are more important than the idea of marriage. At the root of every successful marriage is a strong partnership.” – Carson Daly

2. “Marriage is the most natural state of man, and the state in which you will find solid happiness.” – Benjamin Frank

7 Happy Married Life

3. “Happy is the man who finds a true friend, and far happier is he who finds that true friend in his wife.” – Franz Schubert

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

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

6. “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

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

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