Romantic quotes for your wedding vow/speech

Planning for your wedding vows or speeches? Here are four romantic quotes that will sweep your partner off his/her feet and make your guests go “aww!”

“What lies behind us, and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.”
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

When you’re in love, you know that at times it can feel like nothing else in the world matters other than the two of you. This can be a great line to use to convey your feelings.

“When you fall in love, it is a temporary madness. It erupts like an earthquake, and then it subsides. And when it subsides, you have to make a decision. You have to work out whether your roots are become so entwined together that it is inconceivable that you should ever part.”
– Louis de Bernières, in Captain Corelli’s Mandolin

This captures the beauty of love and reflects the next step in your commitment to one another – ‘entwining’ together in marriage.

“Journeys end in lovers meeting”
– William Shakespeare, Twelfth Night

This is perfect for your wedding day, which is a milestone in your relationship.

“If you press me to say why I loved him, I can say no more than because he was he, and I was I.”
– Michael D. Montaigne

Don’t think we need to explain why we love this, do we?