The Best Marriage quotes

No matter how successful you are, how independent you are, or how much money you make, at the end of the day you still need someone to share your life with. Marriage is a beautiful thing that should be cherished. These marriage quotes compilation will remind you of why marriage is so special.


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The best marriage quotes

1. Marriage can be viewed as the waiting room for death. โ€” Mike Myers

2. This daemon loves men whose marriage beds have grown cold, so she can set them ablaze. โ€” Solange nicole, An Hour of Decadence

3. Being laughed at is excellent preparation for marriage. โ€” Timberlake Wertenbaker, The Ash Girl

4. This is the kind of situation that can tear people apart. It tears at the fabric of your soul and can certainly tear at your marriage and ours has gotten only stronger. โ€” Shelley Fabares

5. What keeps the marriage going is your commitment to your spouse’s holiness. โ€” Timothy J. Keller, The Meaning of Marriage: Facing the Complexities of Commitment with the Wisdom of God

6. What keeps the marriage going is your commitment to your spouse’s holiness. โ€” Timothy J. Keller, The Meaning of Marriage: Facing the Complexities of Commitment with the Wisdom of God

7. A common vision can unite people of very different temperaments. โ€” Timothy J. Keller, The Meaning of Marriage: Facing the Complexities of Commitment with the Wisdom of God

8. Marriage is holy and it’s private. โ€” Marlene Van Niekerk, Agaat

9. I ran to my marriage, I was happily ready to take on marriage. โ€” Mark Ruffalo

10. Marriage, if one will face the truth, is an evil, but a necessary evil. โ€” Menander

11. Marriage is the death of hope. โ€” Woody Allen

12. Most women would each be left with fewer dreams or without a dream, if the institution of marriage were to be abolished. โ€” Mokokoma Mokhonoana

13. To express a marriage of two complementary colors, their mingling and their opposition, the mysterious vibrations of kindred tones. โ€” Vincent Van Gogh

14. God’s voice is always consistent with His Word. โ€” Sue Detweiler, 9 Traits of a Life Giving Marriage: How to Build a Relationship That Lasts

15. A tattoo is permanent โ€” with a marriage you can more easily change your mind.

16. Marriage is a journey of disasters, only to fall in love all over again, with the person that rescues you each time. โ€” Shannon L. Alder

17. Take this marriage thing seriouslyโ€“it has to last all the way to the divorce. โ€” Roseanne Barr

18. My happiness has to come from within myself or it is too fragile a thing to be of any use to me and too much of a burden to benefit any of my loved ones. โ€” Mary Balogh, First Comes Marriage

19. Marriage union goes beyond the actual ceremony. It goes beyond intimacy and remains a solid foundation for happiness โ€” if only partners remain optimally loyal to the mission.

20. Marriage is important to me and I love the idea of being married. โ€” Nicole Appleton

21. While your character flaws may have created mild problems for other people, they will create major problems for your spouse and your marriage. โ€” Timothy Keller

22. It is he who has broken the bond of marriageโ€“not I. I only break its bondage. โ€” Oscar Wilde

23. Hasty marriage seldom proveth well. โ€” William Shakespeare

24. Thanks to arranged marriages: There are countless women who have never been their husband’s girlfriend. โ€” Mokokoma Mokhonoana

25. Marriage is a partnership, not a democracy. โ€” Nicholas Sparks

26. Finding good partners is the key to success in anything: in business, in marriage and, especially, in investing. โ€” Robert Kiyosaki

27. Recipe for a happy marriage: My wife and I always hold hands. If I let go, she shops. โ€” Red Skelton

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

29. Was marriage invented to cage love? โ€” Nilesh Rathod, Destiny of Shattered Dreams

30. You have to do the work in your marriage, but it has to be laid on a strong foundation of love. โ€” Robin Wright

31. The Rules of Marriage hasn’t changed since Adam. Break the Rules and Break your Marriage โ€” Samuel Asumaduโ€“Sarkodie

32. I believe in the institution of marriage, and I intend to keep trying till I get it right. โ€” Richard Pryor

33. Marriage as an institution is not so much threatened by sameโ€“sex couples as it is by heterosexuals’ increasing indifference to it. โ€” Mike Huckabee

34. Marriage is like a hot bath; once you get used to it, it ain’t so hot. โ€” Minnie Pearl

35. In our house we don’t take ourselves too seriously, and laughter is the best form of unity, I think, in a marriage. โ€” Michelle Obama

36. Marriage is a triumph of habit over hate. โ€” Oscar Levant

37. Design, to me, is part psychology, part sociology, and part magic. A good decorator should know what’s going on in someone’s marriage and how their kids are doing in school. โ€” Nate Berkus

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

39. The only charm of marriage is that it makes a life of deception necessary for both parties. โ€” Oscar Wilde

40. I am fairly classless because it is very difficult to class someone who comes from a mixed marriage. โ€” Sade Adu

41. A good marriage is not a gift โ€” it is an achievement.

42. There is so much more to marriage than who makes the money. Some of the hardest parts don’t come with a paycheck. โ€” Michelle M. Pillow

43. People today expect too much from marriage. Getting married is really like taking on a big new job. โ€” Rosamunde Pilcher

44. A happy marriage can be a vexation, that it’s a contract best renewed and renewed again, even quietly and privatelyโ€“even alone. โ€” Michelle Obama

45. Some days, the music is not in tune, but it’s always a song worth singing. That’s the best description of a good marriage I’ve ever heard… โ€” Nora Roberts

46. The concerts you enjoy together/ Neighbors you annoy together/ Children you destroy together, / That keep marriage in tact. โ€” Stephen Sondheim

47. I have married thriteen couples. I’m about to do a marriage next month. โ€” Sally Kirkland

48. It’s all kind of a big illusion: the white picket fence and the perfect marriage and the kids. Check that box off, check that box off, and move forward. โ€” Sarah McLachlan

49. Marriage is distinctly and repeatedly excluded from heaven. Is this because it is thought likely to mar the general felicity? โ€” Samuel Butler

50. Marriage, like money, is still with us and, like money, progressively devalued. โ€” Robert Graves


Marriage is a beautiful thing and itโ€™s important to celebrate it! These quotes about marriage offer insight into the beauty of a lifelong commitment and what it takes to make it last. Marriage takes hard work, patience, and unconditional love but it is worth the effort. We hope these quotes have inspired you to see the joy and beauty of marriage and to appreciate all the hard work that goes into making it work.

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