Marriage Sayings and Quotes

Life’s always a bit easier with someone else to share the journey’s ups and downs. Marriage is a partnership, and although it may feel like work at times, it comes with great rewards. Celebrate finding your soulmate with the collection of wise and insightful marriage quotes below.

These days, the honeymoon is rehearsed much more often than the wedding. P.J. O'Rourke
As the basis of our decision for marrying a woman, we should take her moral qualities such as gentleness, economy, and capacity for the management of a family. These qualities are the fundamental principle of matrimony. Napoleon
Of all social institutions, marriage is the most imposing. Napoleon
A happy marriage is a long conversation that seems all too short. Andre Maurois
After a few years of marriage, a man can look right at a woman without seeing her—and a woman can see right through a man without looking at him. Helen Rowland
If you've saved it for marriage, your wedding day can seem a long time coming. William Shakespeare
Wives, submit to your own husbands, as is fitting in the Lord. Husbands, love your wives and do not be bitter toward them. Collosians 3:18-19
By all means marry. If you get a good wife, you will become very happy; if you get a bad one, you will become a philosopher, and that is good to any man. Socrates
There were two brothers who had brains, and the third one who was married. Polish Proverb
He who has had a wife deserves a crown of patience. but he who has had two deserves a straitjacket. Italian Proverb
A happy marriage is the union of two good forgivers. Ruth Bell Graham