20 Wedding-Worthy, Romantic Quotes

Photo credit: “Rainy wedding day - The Pelican Inn,” © 2014 Ryan G. Smith, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs license.

Photo credit: “Rainy wedding day – The Pelican Inn,” © 2014 Ryan G. Smith, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs license.

If you’re looking for a few romantic quotes to include in your wedding signage, wedding programs or for your ceremony, we found a collection that’s absolutely perfect. They’d also work pretty well in a best man or maid of honor speech too!

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

“Love me and the world is mine.” — David Reed

“Swoon. I’ll catch you.” — The English Patient

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

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One of the many gardens at Versailles. Photo by Daniel Johnson.

“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.” — Harry Burns, When Harry Met Sally

“My heart to you is given:
Oh, do give yours to me;
We’ll lock them up together,
And throw away the key.” — Frederick Saunders

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

“A hundred hearts would be too few
To carry all my love for you.” — Author Unknown

“I like you very much. Just as you are.” — Bridget Jones’ Diary

“Two lovers in the rain have no need of an umbrella.” — Japanese Proverb

Photo credit: “A rainy night in Paris,” © 2012 Nadia Meli, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs license.

Photo credit: “A rainy night in Paris,” © 2012 Nadia Meli, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs license.

“You know you’re in love when you don’t want to fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.” — Dr. Seuss

“I never loved you any more than I do, right this second. And I’ll never love you any less than I do, right this second.” — Beautiful Creatures by Kami Garcia, Margaret Stohl

“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 that when I fall asleep your eyes close.” ― Pablo Neruda, 100 Love Sonnets

“For the two of us, home isn’t a place. It is a person. And we are finally home.” ― Stephanie Perkins, Anna And The French Kiss

“My love as deep; the more I give to thee,
The more I have, both are infinite.” — William Shakespeare

“The greatest thing you’ll ever learn is just to love, and be loved in return.” — Christian, Moulin Rouge

Photo credit: “When all the glitter fell,” © 2014 Zoe, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs license.

Photo credit: “When all the glitter fell,” © 2014 Zoe, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs license.

“Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.” ― Elinor Glyn

“You don’t love someone for their looks, or their clothes or for their fancy car, but because they sing a song only you can hear.” ― Oscar Wilde

“Finding someone you love and who loves you back is a wonderful, wonderful feeling. But finding a true soul mate is an even better feeling. A soul mate is someone who understands you like no other, loves you like no other, will be there for you forever, no matter what. They say that nothing lasts forever, but I am a firm believer in the fact that for some, love lives on even after we’re gone.” ― Cecelia Ahern, P.S. I Love You

“I like you and I love you.” — Leslie Knope, Parks and Rec

Sarah Carrillo Riswick

Sarah Carrillo Riswick is the founder and editor of Destination42.com. In addition to poring over photos of gorgeous weddings, she enjoys traveling the world in search of the perfect beach and the perfect margarita. She's pretty sure she's found both, but it never hurts to keep checking ...

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