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Quotations for Wedding Anniversaries


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Our wedding was many years ago. The celebration continues to this day. ~Gene Perret


A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person. ~Mignon McLaughlin


A wedding anniversary is the celebration of love, trust, partnership, tolerance and tenacity. The order varies for any given year. ~Paul Sweeney


An anniversary is a time to celebrate the joys of today, the memories of yesterday, and the hopes of tomorrow. ~Author unknown


Spouse: someone who'll stand by you through all the trouble you wouldn't have had if you'd stayed single. ~Author unknown


Love does not consist of gazing at each other, but in looking together in the same direction. ~Antoine de Saint-Exupery


What a happy and holy fashion it is that those who love one another should rest on the same pillow. ~Nathaniel Hawthorne


Love is a symbol of eternity. It wipes out all sense of time, destroying all memory of a beginning and all fear of an end. ~Author unknown


Love one another and you will be happy. It's as simple and as difficult as that. ~Michael Leunig


The highest happiness on earth is marriage. ~William Lyon Phelps


The older I get, the less time I want to spend with the part of the human race that didn't marry me. ~Robert Brault, rbrault.blogspot.com


Strike an average between what a woman thinks of her husband a month before she marries him and what she thinks of him a year afterward, and you will have the truth about him. ~H.L. Mencken, A Book of Burlesques, 1916


Newlyweds become oldyweds, and oldyweds are the reasons that families work. ~Author Unknown


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


It's so great to find that one special person you want to annoy for the rest of your life. ~Rita Rudner


There is no such cozy combination as man and wife. ~Menander


The sum which two married people owe to one another defies calculation. It is an infinite debt, which can only be discharged through eternity. ~Johann Wolfgang von Goethe


When the one man loves the one woman and the one woman loves the one man, the very angels desert heaven and come and sit in that house and sing for joy. ~The Brahma Sutras


 
 
The arms of love encompass you with your present, your past, your future, the arms of love gather you together. ~Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Southern Mail, 1929, translated from French by Curtis Cate


Are we not like two volumes of one book? ~Marceline Desbordes-Valmore


Twenty-five years of happiness known.
A very long time, yet so quickly it's flown!
It's nice to remember the good times we've had,
and leave in the past any things that were bad.
~Norman Wesley Brooks, "From Your Loving Husband on Our Silver Anniversary," 1967


Love seems the swiftest, but it is the slowest of all growths. No man or woman really knows what perfect love is until they have been married a quarter of a century. ~Mark Twain


Trip over love, you can get up. Fall in love and you fall forever. ~Author unknown


Without love, what are we worth? Eighty-nine cents! Eighty-nine cents worth of chemicals walking around lonely. ~M*A*S*H


Love is not singular except in syllable. ~Marvin Taylor


I prefer, where love's concerned, nonspecific anniversaries
that can be celebrated every day.
~Wisława Szymborska (1923–2012), "Possibilities," 1997, translated from the Polish by Clare Cavanagh and Stanisław Barańczak


A happy marriage is a long conversation that always seems too short. ~Andre Maurois


A man reserves his true and deepest love not for the species of woman in whose company he finds himself electrified and enkindled, but for that one in whose company he may feel tenderly drowsy. ~George Jean Nathan


So swiftly have the years sped by
      Since our hearts were young and gay,
      That it is hard to realize,
      Even though our hair is gray,
That it was fifty years ago
      When we took that sacred vow
      To cherish and love each other;
      And we have from then till now!
~Gertrude Buckingham, "Our Golden Wedding," 1953
#50th wedding anniversary quote


Happiness and pain and sorrow
      Were our portions through the years
      That we two have lived together;
      But love helped to dry all tears.
And my heart gives me this message,
      Knowing all that I know now,
      If the clock could be turned backward,
      I'd still take that holy vow!
~Gertrude Buckingham, "Our Golden Wedding," 1953


True love stories never have endings. ~Richard Bach


Nobody has ever measured, even poets, how much a heart can hold. ~Zelda Fitzgerald


We're all a little weird. And life is a little weird. And when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and fall into mutually satisfying weirdness — and call it love — true love. ~Robert Fulghum, True Love


If two stand shoulder to shoulder against the gods,
Happy together, the gods themselves are helpless
Against them while they stand so.
~Maxwell Anderson


Let us be grateful to people who make us happy, they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom. ~Marcel Proust


Marriage, n: The state or condition of a community consisting of a master, a mistress, and two slaves, making in all, two. ~Ambrose Bierce


Love is not the dying moan of a distant violin — it's the triumphant twang of a bedspring. ~S.J. Perelman


To keep the fire burning brightly there's one easy rule: Keep the two logs together, near enough to keep each other warm and far enough apart — about a finger's breadth — for breathing room. Good fire, good marriage, same rule. ~Marnie Reed Crowell


Marriage is an alliance entered into by a man who can't sleep with the window shut, and a woman who can't sleep with the window open. ~George Bernard Shaw


In a time when nothing is more certain than change, the commitment of two people to one another has become difficult and rare. Yet, by its scarcity, the beauty and value of this exchange have only been enhanced. ~Robert Sexton


A man marries to have a home, but also because he doesn't want to be bothered with sex and all that sort of thing. ~W. Somerset Maugham


After the chills and fever of love, how nice is the 98.6º of marriage! ~Mignon McLaughlin, The Neurotic's Notebook, 1960


English Law prohibits a man from marrying his mother-in-law. This is our idea of useless legislation. ~Author Unknown


Matrimony is a process by which a grocer acquired an account the florist had. ~Francis Rodman


A dress that zips up the back will bring a husband and wife together. ~James H. Boren


All marriages are happy. It's the living together afterward that causes all the trouble. ~Raymond Hull


Like good wine, marriage gets better with age — once you learn to keep a cork in it. ~Gene Perret


I have great hopes that we shall love each other all our lives as much as if we had never married at all. ~Lord Byron


We have the greatest pre-nuptial agreement in the world. It's called love. ~Gene Perret


Married life teaches one invaluable lesson: to think of things far enough ahead not to say them. ~Jefferson Machamer


It's easy to understand love at first sight, but how do we explain love after two people have been looking at each other for years? ~Author Unknown


A happy marriage is the union of two good forgivers. ~Ruth Bell Graham


It was Mrs. Campbell, for instance, who, on a celebrated occasion, threw her companion into a flurry by describing her recent marriage as "the deep, deep peace of the double-bed after the hurly-burly of the chaise-longue." ~Alexander Woollcott, While Rome Burns


One thing you learn in a long marriage is how many sneezes to wait before saying, "Bless you." ~Robert Brault, rbrault.blogspot.com


To keep your marriage brimming,
With love in the loving cup,
Whenever you're wrong, admit it;
Whenever you're right, shut up.
~Ogden Nash


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


If marriage were outlawed, only outlaws would have in-laws. ~Author Unknown


Come, let's be a comfortable couple and take care of each other! How glad we shall be, that we have somebody we are fond of always, to talk to and sit with. ~Charles Dickens


Marrying for love may be a bit risky, but it is so honest that God can't help but smile on it. ~Josh Billings


Love puts the fun in together, the sad in apart, and the joy in a heart. ~Author Unknown


Anyone can catch your eye, but it takes someone special to catch your heart. ~Author Unknown


For you see, each day I love you more
Today more than yesterday and less than tomorrow.
~Rosemonde Gerard


He felt now that he was not simply close to her, but that he did not know where he ended and she began. ~Leo Tolstoy



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