Wedding Quotes from Great Thinkers [with PHOTOS]

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My bounty is as boundless as the sea, / My love as deep; the more I give to thee, / The more I have, for both are infinite. –Romeo & Juliet, Shakespeare (Photo courtesy of Elena Taranenko)

If you plan to write personal vows for your South Tahoe destination wedding, you’re probably on the lookout for a bit of inspiration. Look no further! We did some research and found this handful of spot-on marriage and wedding quotes guaranteed to inspire your heart. Read on!

Thoughts on the Crazy Little Thing Called Love

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

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What can be better than true love? (Photo courtesy of Becca Tapert)

“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” —Lao Tzu

“To find someone who will love you for no reason, and to shower that person with reasons, that is the ultimate happiness.” —Robert Brault

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

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

“Love doesn’t make the world go round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.” —Franklin P. Jones

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On the road to a lifetime of love. (Photo courtesy of Eliza Szablinska)

Experiencing the Fall

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Nothing’s warmer in wintertime than a soulmate. (Photo courtesy of Savs)

“When you look for the right person, you always end up with the wrong one. But when you just sit by the corner and wait, he comes along and shares the corner with you.” —Unknown Author

“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

“For you see, each day I love you more today more than yesterday and less than tomorrow.” —Rosemonde Gerard

 

On the Deeper Meaning of Marriage

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The magic is love that runs the distance. (Photo courtesy of Anthony Tran)

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

“Sexiness wears thin after a while, and beauty fades. But to be married to a man who makes you laugh every day, now that’s a real treat.” —JoAnne Woodward

“What greater thing is there for two human souls, than to feel that they are joined for life — to strengthen each other in all labor, to rest on each other in all sorrow, to minister to each other in all pain, to be with each other in silent unspeakable memories at the moment of the last parting? —George Eliot

Encouraging Words for When the Going Gets Tough

“The real act of marriage takes place in the heart, not in the ballroom or church or synagogue. It’s a choice you make on your wedding day, and over and over again and that choice is reflected in the way you treat your husband…” —Barbara De Angelis

“Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.” —Henry Ford

“Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.” —Emily Brönte

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“The best love is the kind that awakens the soul; that makes us reach for more, that plants the fire in our hearts and brings peace to our minds. That’s what I hope to give you forever.” — The Notebook (Photo courtesy of Priscilla du Preez)

“Remember, we all stumble; every one of us. That is why it’s a comfort to go hand in hand.” —Emily Kimbrough

“Love never gives up, never loses faith, is always hopeful and endures through every circumstance.” —Corinthians 13:7

“A happy marriage is the union of two good forgivers.” —Robert Quillen

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“The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved; loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.” — Victor Hugo (Photo courtesy of Paul Garcia)

Check out our gorgeous South Tahoe venues to learn more about planning your magical Lake Tahoe destination wedding: Beach Retreat and Lodge at Tahoe, the Lake Tahoe Resort HotelEdgewood Tahoethe Ridge TahoeZephyr Cove Resort, and the Landing Resort and Spa.