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Anniversary Quotes

Are you looking for a good wedding anniversary quotes for your spouse? Check out our list of happy anniversary quotes for your husband or wife. These romantic wishes show how much you really love each other.

Anniversary Quotes

Love grows more tremendously full, swift, poignant, as the years multiplyZane Grey

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


Marriage is the golden ring in a chain whose beginning is a glance and whose ending is Eternity. Kahlil Gibran

Anniversary Quotes and Sayings

May your a celebration of love turn out as beautiful as the both of you.
Irish Proverb

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

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

Anniversary Quotes for Couples

I love you - I am at rest with you - I have come home. - Dorothy L. Sayers

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

When a girl marries she exchanges the attentions of many men for the inattention of one. Helen Rowland

Let the wife make the husband glad to come home, and let him make her sorry to see him leave. Martin Luther

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There is no end to a wedding anniversary when love is always full and growing each and every day. Byron Pulsifer

The best love is the kind that awakens the soul and makes us reach for more; that plants a fire in our hearts and brings peace to our minds .... That's what you've given me and that's what I hope to give to you forever.
-The Notebook

An anniversary is a celebration of time passed together, but in truth, your love transcends time. You can touch on both with this quote.
Franz Schubert

Anniversary Quotes

Love is a sweet tyranny, because the lover endureth his torments willingly. -Proverb

Without love, what are we worth? Eighty-nine cents! Eighty-nine cents worth of chemicals walking around lonely. Hawkeye Pierce

Love is the thing that enables a woman to sing while she mops up the floor after her husband has walked across it in his barn boots. Hoosier Farmer

If I know what love is, it is because of you. Herman Hesse

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

I carry your heart with me (I carry it in my heart) I am never without it. - E.E. Cummings

"In case you ever foolishly forget: I am never not thinking of you." Virginia Woolf

Anniversary Quotes

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

If I had only one anniversary to celebrate, I would want it with you.
Byron Pulsifers

Anniversary Quotes

Whatever our souls are made of,
yours and mine are the same. Emily Bronte

Let us celebrate the occasion with wine and sweet words. Plautus

Bachelors know more about women than married men; if they didn't, they'd be married too. H. L. Mencken

Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, half shut afterwards. Benjamin Franklin


Anniversary Quotes

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.

Two souls with but a single thought,
Two hearts that beat as one. Friedrich Halm

Love is something eternal; the aspect may change, but not the essence. Vincent Van Gogh

We are not the same persons this year as last; nor are those we love. It is a happy chance if we, changing, continue to love a changed person. W. Somerset Maugham

The fittest time to corrupt a man's wife is when she's fallen out with her husband. William Shakespeare

Each moment of a happy lover's hour is worth an age of dull and common life. - Aphra Behn

Marriage is a matter of more worth
Than to be dealt in by attorneyship.
William Shakespeare

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

I ask you to pass through life at my side - to be my second self, and best earthly companion. Charlotte Bronte

Under this window in stormy weather I marry this man and woman together; Let none but Him who rules the thunder Put this man and woman asunder. Jonathan Swift

Anniversary Quotes

You've a place in my heart no one else could have. F. Scott Fitzgerald

Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward together in the same direction. Antoine de Saint Exupery

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

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

Anniversary Quotes

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

"You are the finest, loveliest, tenderest, and most beautiful person I have ever known – and even that is an understatement" F. Scott Fitzgerald

Marriage is an act of will that signifies and involves a mutual gift, which unites the spouses and binds them to their eventual souls, with whom they make up a sole family - a domestic church. Pope John Paul II

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

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

What counts in making a happy marriage is not so much how compatible you are but how you deal with incompatibility. Leo Tolstoy

To love at all is to be vulnerable. C.S. Lewis

All that a husband or wife really wants is to be pitied a little, praised a little, and appreciated a little.
Oliver Goldsmith

We are shaped and fashioned by those we love.

Oh the comfort, the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person, having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words, but pouring them all right out, just as they are.
Dinah Maria Mulock


Anniversary Quotes

In all the world, there is no heart for me like yours.
In all the world, there is no love for you like mine.
-Maya Angelou

So, I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you.Paulo Coelho

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage. Lao Tzu

I love her, and that’s the beginning and end of everything.
F. Scott Fitzgerald

Anniversary Quotes

After all this time you are still amazing to me.
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One should believe in marriage as in the immortality of the soul. Honore de Balzac

May every memory that you share of dreams you've seen come true, help make this special anniversary day a happy one, for the two of you. John Walter Bratton

Love is the emblem of eternity, it confounds all notion of time, effaces all memory of a beginning, all fear of an end. Germaine De Stael

Few people dare now to say that two beings have fallen in love because they have looked at each other. Yet it is in this way that love begins, and in this way only. -Victor Hugo

Always strive to give your spouse the very best of yourself; not what's left over after you have given your best to everyone else. Dave Willis

Anniversary Quotes

Success in marriage does not come merely through finding the right mate, but through being the right mate. - Barnette R. Brickner

Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
- Aristotle

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

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

Marriage is the most natural state of man, and the state in which you will find solid happiness. -Benjamin Franklin

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

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

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

Anniversary Quotes

All that you are is all that i'll ever need.
Ed Sheeran

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

I found the one my heart loves. - The Bible

No matter how much cats fight, there always seem to be plenty of kittens. -Abraham Lincoln

If I had a flower for every time I thought of you, I could walk in my garden forever. -Alfred Lord Tennyson

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

Never tell a secret to a bride or a groom; wait until they have been married longer. -E. W. Howe

Anniversary Quotes

A great marriage is not when the perfect couple come is when an imperfect couple learns to enjoy their differences. -Dave Meurer

May God be with you and bless you. May you see your children's children. May you be poor in misfortune, rich in blessings. May you know nothing but joy. From this day forward.Irish Blessings

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

May your feet never sweat, your neighbor give you ne're a treat. When flowers bloom, I hope you'll not sneeze, and may you always have someone to sqeeze! -Irish Blessings

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

So, I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you.Paulo Coelho

I will spend an eternity loving you, caring for you, respecting you, showing you every day that I hold you as high as the stars. Steve Marabol

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

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

Anniversary Quotes

You were made perfectly to be loved - and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long. Elizabeth Barrett Browning

"Coming together is the beginning. Keeping together is progress.
Working together is success." Henry Ford

"Married couples who love each other tell each other a thousand things without talking" Chinese Proverb

Anniversary Quotes for Couples

Check these happy anniversary quotes for couples.

Anniversary Messages

Some of the best memories of a couple
are not just the magic of their first few kisses
but the magic they create every time
they kiss for the rest of their lives.
Happy Anniversary

Years will go past. May your love forever last.
V.C. Cris

Anniversary Quotes

Nothing is perfect in the world.
But you two are very close to the word perfect.
W. Douglas

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

Hope you two continue having the best in life with each others.

Anniversary Quotes

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

To another year of sharing sunsets and dreams.
Zing Martin

Celebrate today, remember tommorrow and may your love for each other continue to grow with each year in the future.
Theodore W. Higginsworth

Let all your troubles disappear and your love will become only stronger.
BJ Kid

Looking at your marriage and seeing your boundless love,
I believe that marriages are made in heaven.
Tom Mark

This day is a new beginning of a wonderful common year of fulfilled dreams and sweet memories.
Happy Anniversary!

Your relation becomes stronger and stronger with the passage of time happy anniversary to both of you.

Anniversary Quotes

God, the best maker of all marriages,
Combine your hearts into one.
Wlliam Shakespeare

Flowers are like marriage. Cut them, and they'll languish. Nourish them, and they'll flourish.
E. D. Brown

It started with a simple ring, You became husband and wife, You progressed to being parents And you're still best friends for life.
TR. Herbert

Once again on passing this year prove that you have passed the beautiful year and the same year is waiting in front of you.

The best thing to hold onto in life is each other. Audrey Hepburn

The fact that you don't behave like a typical husband-wife makes your marriage perfect.

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

Anniversary Quotes for Him

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A strong marriage rarely has two strong people at the same time.
It is a husband and wife who take turns being strong for each other in the moments when the other feels weak.
- Ashley Wiillis

For it was not into my ear you whispered,
but into my heart.
It was not my lips you kissed,
but my soul.
Judy Garland

I love you, not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning

He's more myself than I am. Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.
Emily Brante

Happiness is anyone and anything at all, that's loved by you.
Charlie Brown

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Thank you for being you
For sharing you love with me.
For inspiring me to accept myself.
For helping me see the unique beauty in imperfection.
For showing me that love is something you do;
something not to just be said,
but also to be shown.
- Steve Maraboli

We are incomplete like a book in two volumes of which the first has been lost. That is what I imagine love to be: incompleteness in absence.
Edmond and Jules de Goncourt

When I saw you I fell in love, and you smiled because you knew.
William Shakespeare

The real lover is the man who can thrill you by kissing your forehead.
Marilyn Monroe

He had beautiful eyes. The kind you could get lost in. And I guess I did.

A woman's life is not perfect or whole till she has added herself to a husband. Nor is a man's life perfect or whole till he has added to himself a wife.
Anthony Trollope

Anniversary Quotes for Her

If you're thinking what to to write in your anniversary card, some anniversary quotes or messages will help you put your feelings into words.

Anniversary Quotes For Him Card

Happy Anniversary my beloved wife.

And tonight nothing makes sense, except the way you look at me and the way your eyes make me feel.
R.M. Drake

“It does not matter where you go in life, all that matters is who you have by your side.”
-Martin Woll

When you look at me,
when you think of me,
I am in paradise.
William Makepeace Thackeray

I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love.
Henry Ward Beecher

Happy Anniversary

Happy Anniversary to my wife
The reason behind my happiness,
the reason for my success,
the reason for all my smiles,
the reason our marriage
has lasted many a smile.
Love you, sweetie!

Marriage has no guarantees. If that’s what you’re looking for, go live with a car battery. Erma Bombeck

The goal in marriage is not to think alike,
but to think together.
Robert C. Dodds

You are still my everything.

There is no spectacle on earth more appealing than that of a beautiful woman in the act of cooking dinner for someone she loves.
Thomas Wolfe

Here's to all the places we went.
And all the places we'll go. And here's to me,
whispering again and again and again and again:
I love you.
John Green

I'm much more me when I'm with you.

Anniversary Quotes for Wife

Anniversary Quotes

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

A man's wife has more power over him than the state has.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.
Winston Churchill

A wife is like a children's movie;
always under-appreciated and without either,
life would be incomplete.
John Steinbeck

If you live to be a hundred, I want to live to be a hundred minus one day so I never have to live without you. A.A. Milne

Grow old with me, the best is yet to be. Robert Browning

I give unto my wife my second best bed with the furniture.William Shakespeare

The husband who decides to surprise his wife is often very much surprised himself.-Voltaire

Love Anniversary Quotes

Anniversary Quotes

The minute I heard my first love story I started looking for you, not knowing how blind that was. Lovers don't finally meet somewhere. They're in each other all along. Rumi

Through thick and through thin? I used to be thin and now I’m thick, but I still love you more than ever.Proverb

Any intelligent woman who reads the marriage contract, and then goes into it, deserves all the consequences.Isadora Duncan

I love you the more in that I believe you had liked me for my own sake and for nothing else. John Keats

The arms of love encompass you with your present, your past, your future, the arms of love gather you together. Antoine de Saint-Exupery

A true lover always feels in debt to the one he loves. Ralph W. Sockman

All that you are, all that I owe to you, justifies my love. Marquis de Lafayette

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...

Love is not singular except in syllable. Marvin Taylor

1st Anniversary Quotes

Anniversary Quotes

They slipped briskly into an intimacy from which they never recovered. F. Scott Fitzgerald

Me & you we could make the whole world jealous. Blank Diary

I want you for always... days, years, eternities. Franz Schubert

Other men said they have seen angels, But I have seen thee, and thou art enough.
George Moore

The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved; loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.
Victor Hugo

50th Anniversary Quotes

Here you'll find great examples of happy 50-year wedding anniversary wishes, phrases, and quotes for parents, grandparents, mom, dad, or friends? Get your golden anniversary messages/ wishes from the list below and to convey your sincere feelings on their special day.

50th Anniversary Quotes

Whatever our souls are made of,
yours and mine are the same.
Emily Bronte

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Love has no age as it is always renewing itself.
Blaise Pascal

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Immature love says: 'I love you because I need you.' Mature love says 'I need you because I love you.
Erich Fromm

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Love is the expansion of two natures in such fashion that each include as the other, each is enriched by the other.
Felix Adler

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I have heard that whoever loves is in no condition old.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Anniversary Quotes

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

Love is what you've been through with somebody.
James Thurber

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One of the good things that come of a true marriage is, that there is one face on which changes come without your seeing them; or rather there is one face face which you can still see the same, through all the shadows which years have gathered upon it.
G. Macdonald

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

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To me, fair friend, you never can be old,
For as you were when first your eye I eyed, Such seems your beauty still.
William Shakespeare

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Where there is love there is life.
Mahatma Ghandi

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Funny Anniversary Quotes

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Marriage is a relationship is which one is always right and the other is the husband!

Anniversary Quotes

An anniversary is a reminder as to why you love and married this person.Zoe Foster Blake

Marriage is the perfection of what love aimed at, ignorant of what it sought. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

In my house I'm the boss, my wife is just the decision maker. Woody Allen

Most modern calendars mar the sweet simplicity of our lives by reminding us that each day that passes is the anniversary of some perfectly uninteresting event. Oscar Wilde

Marriage has no guarantees. If that’s what you’re looking for, go live with a car battery. Erma Bombeck

If we take matrimony at its lowest, we regard it as a sort of friendship recognized by the police. Robert Louis Stevenson

A good marriage would be between a blind wife and a deaf husband. - Michel De Montaigne

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

By all means marry; if you get a good wife, you’ll be happy. If you get a bad one, you’ll become a philosopher. -Socrates

Death Anniversary Quotes

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Death Anniversary Quotes

Death ends a life, not a relationship.
Robert Benchley

Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there’s a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see.
Helen Keller

Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
Mahatma Gandhi

Even death is not to be feared by one who has lived wisely.

Death is the dropping of the flower that the fruit may swell.
Henry Ward Beecher

Good men must die, but death cannot kill their names.

Give your burdens to the Lord, and he will take care of you.
(Psalm 55:22)

It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.
Marcus Aurelius

Death Anniversary Quotes

Goodbyes hurt when the story is not finished and the book has been closed forever...

To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die.
Thomas Campbell

Death is nothing to us,
since when we are,
death has not come,
and when death has come,
we are not.

The angels are always near to those who are grieving, to whisper to them that their loved ones are safe in the hand of God.
Eileen Elias Freeman

The life of the dead is placed in the heart of the living.

Death Anniversary Quotes

You are missed each and every day, for you were someone special who meant more than words can say.

They that love beyond the world cannot be separated by it. Death cannot kill what never dies.
William Penn

It is not length of life, but depth of life.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Love grows more
tremendously full,
swift, poignant, as
the years multiply.

Zane Grey

When a great man dies, for years the light he leaves behind him, lies on the paths of men.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Good men must die, but death cannot kill their names.

Of Man's first disobedience, and the fruit Of that forbidden tree whose mortal taste Brought death into the world, and all our woe.
John Milton quotes

When he shall die,
Take him and cut him out in little stars,
And he will make the face of heaven so fine
That all the world will be in love with night
And pay no worship to the garish sun.
William Shakespeare

Death Anniversary Quotes

You never stop loving someone, you just learn to live without them...

Say not in grief ‘he is no more’ but in thankfulness that he was.
Hebrew Proverb

Death is only a launching into the region of the strange Untried; it is but the first salutation to the possibilities of the immense Remote, the Wild, the Watery, the Unshored.
Herman Melville quotes