40+ Sweet Newlywed Quotes: Just Married, Wedding Quotes And Sayings

40+ Sweet Newlywed Quotes For Your New Journey Together

October 12, 2020 Updated October 15, 2020

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Marriage is a great source of comedy — after all, there’s a reason a whole genre of relationship and love jokes exist. But beyond the funnies (and whatever your view on the traditional idea of a legally binding relationship might be), a happy partnership based on mutual love, respect, and support can bring joy and comfort to many. And no matter how long you’ve been together, the newlywed stage is always full of hope and excitement.

Whether you’re looking for the right words to share with your loved one, an Instagram caption for the perfect photo, or you’re a wedding guest looking to add the final flourish to a card, we’ve gone ahead and rounded up the best quotes about newlyweds and marriage for you to choose from. Have your pick of wise quotes from literary giants, pop culture icons, comedians, and age-old sayings. Whatever quote you pick, the goal is to always celebrate love, fully and warmly.

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1. “Compromise, communicate, and never go to bed angry – the three pieces of advice gifted and regifted to all newlyweds.” ― Gillian Flynn

2. “The secret of a happy marriage remains a secret.” —Henny Youngman

3. “Before you marry a person you should first make them use a computer with slow Internet to see who they really are.” — Will Ferrell

4. “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

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

6. “Happy marriages begin when we marry the ones we love and they blossom when we love the ones we marry.” — Tom Mullen

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

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

9. “I love you without knowing how, or when, or from where. I love you simply, without problems or pride: I love you in this way because I do not know any other way of loving but this, in which there is no I or you, so intimate that your hand upon my chest is my hand, so intimate then when I fall asleep your eyes close.” – Pablo Neruda

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

11. “The secret of a happy marriage is finding the right person. You know they’re right if you love to be with them all the time.” – Julia Child

12. “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

13. “When you trip over love, it is easy to get up. But when you fall in love, it is impossible to stand again.” – Albert Einstein

14. “Reader, I married him.” — Jane Eyre

15. “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

16. “A happy marriage is a long conversation which always seems too short.” — André Maurois

17. “One day, in your search for happiness, you discover a partner by your side, and you realize that your happiness has come to help you search.” — Robert Brault

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

19. “Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” — Lao Tzu

20. “Love is like a friendship caught on fire.” — Jeremy Taylor

21. “Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.” – Maya Angelou

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

23. “The highest happiness on earth is the happiness of marriage.” — William Lyon Phelps

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

25. “Marriages, like a garden, take time to grow. But the harvest is rich unto those who patiently and tenderly care for the ground.” — Darlene Schach

26. “It is such a happiness when good people get together—and they always do.” — Jane Austen

27. “Chains do not hold a marriage together. It is threads, hundreds of tiny threads, which sew people together through the years.” — Simone Signoret

28. “True love stories never have endings.” — Richard Bach

29. “Love rests on no foundation. It is an endless ocean, with no beginning or end.” – Rumi

30. “If I had a flower for every time thought of you… I could walk through my garden forever.” – Alfred Tennyson

31. “One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life: That word is love.”
– Sophocles

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

33. “The beauty of marriage is not always seen from the very beginning—but rather as love grows and develops over time.” — Fawn Weaver

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

35. Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth, for your love is better than wine. King Solomon, Song of Songs 1:2

36. “It’s amazing how one day someone walks into your life, and suddenly, you can’t remember how you lived without them.” — Anurag Prakash Ray

37. “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

38. I am for my beloved, and my beloved is for me. King Solomon, Song of Songs, 2:16

39. “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

40. “This is love: to fly toward a secret sky, to cause a hundred veils to fall each moment. First to let go of life. Finally, to take a step without feet.” — Rumi

41. “What is Love? I have met in the streets a very poor young man who was in love. His hat was old, his coat worn, the water passed through his shoes and the stars through his soul.” – Victor Hugo