If you have ever been asked to give a wedding toast, you have probably thought for a long time about how best to capture the spirit of the event. You want your words to convey special meaning, first to the happy couple, then to the people who have come together to celebrate. Here is a list of quotes that should help guide you along the way.
To love someone deeply gives you strength. Being loved by someone deeply gives you courage.
— Lao Tzu
May your love be like the misty rain, gentle coming in but flooding the river.
— Traditional African
Insomuch as love grows in you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the soul.
— St. Augustine
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
Night and day you are the one,
Only you beneath the moon and under the sun.
— Cole Porter
Love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.
— Antoine de Saint-Exupery
We never live so intensely as when we love strongly. We never realize ourselves so vividly as when we are in full glow of love for others.
— Walter Rauschenbusch
Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.
Love is a fire that feeds our life.
— Pablo Neruda
They do not love that do not show their love.
The strongest and sweetest songs yet remain to be sung.
— Walt Whitman
Love is all you need.
— John Lennon/Paul McCartney
Love is friendship set to music.
In our life there is a single color, as on an artist’s palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.
— Marc Chagall
Frees us of all the weight and pain of life:
That word is love.
When people care for you and cry for you, they can straighten out your soul.
— Langston Hughes
Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.
— Emily Bronte
Marriage is like a golden ring in a chain, whose beginning is a glance and whose ending is eternity.
— Kahlil Gibran
We are each other’s harvest; we are each other’s business; we are each other’s magnitude and bond.
— Gwendolyn Brooks
There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.
— George Sand
We don’t read and write poetry because it’s cute. We read and write poetry because we are members of the human race. And the human race is filled with passion. And medicine, law, business, engineering, these are noble pursuits and necessary to sustain life. But poetry, beauty, romance, love, these are what we stay alive for.
— John Keating, in Dead Poets Society (1989)
Without love, the world itself would not survive.
— Lope de Vega
May your dreams ride on the wings of angels who know their way home to the skies.
That love is all there is
Is all we know of love.
— Emily Dickinson
A great flame follows a little spark.
— Dante Alighieri
We love because it’s the only true adventure.
— Nikki Giovanni
Love is a moment that lasts forever.
A good marriage is that in which each appoints the other guardian of his solitude.
— Rainer Maria Rilke
When love reigns, the impossible may be attained.
— Indian proverb
Love is life.
— Leo Tolstoy
Originally posted 2016-07-29 18:08:34. Republished by Blog Post Promoter