Wedding Invitation Quotes & Verses

by Elle Hanson
A special verse or quote can make your wedding invitations unique and memorable.

A special verse or quote can make your wedding invitations unique and memorable.

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Although wedding invitation wording used to be fairly formulaic and standardized, many couples have begun to include meaningful quotes and verses that highlight their personal values or identity. When considering what quote or verse to include on your wedding invitation, try to avoid sayings that are overused or cliche. Instead, choose something that you find meaningful and relevant to the relationship you have with your future spouse.

A Fairytale

If you have a romantic streak and want to set the tone for a dreamy wedding, consider including this quote: "Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairytale."

Eternal Love

If you have strong, poetic ideals about what it means to love your partner, this is a good saying to include on your invitation: "Love fills the moment, And the moment begins eternity, Love fills a lifetime, And a lifetime begins this hour."

On Friendship

Marrying your best friend? Let's hope so! Here is a lovely quote speaking to that sentiment: "On this day I will marry my friend, The one who shares my dreams, life and love."

Religious Quote on Growth

If you want to highlight how your relationship has and will help you grow in your faith, here is a wonderful quote: "Believing in His Word, And growing in our faith, We join hands with God, And begin our journey together."

Religious Quote on the Importance of Faith in Marriage

Derived from Ecclesiastes 4:12, this quote emphasizes God's involvement in marriage: "Joining in love and faith, We pledge our lives to God, Knowing...A cord of three strands, Is not quickly broken."

Religous Quote on the Character of Love

I Corinthians 13:7-8 is a popular, but very meaningful, verse about love that can be easily incorporated into a wedding invitation: "Love never gives up, never loses faith, is always hopeful, and endures through every circumstance. Love will last forever."

Religious Quote on Marriage

"No house has been built in Islam more beloved in the sight of Allah than through marriage." Taken from the Koran, this quote holds special meaning to many Muslims.

Humorous Quote on Becoming One

If you want to lighten the mood of your wedding invitation, this verse is a great way to do it: "A little bit of you, And a little bit of me, Have switched respective places, In a mystifying 'We.'"

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