Relationship Quotes

Here is a collection of some of my favorite quotations about love, relationships, and marriage. Odds are you will not like each one of them, but I hope you will like at least some of them!


“To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.”
– David Viscott

“To get the full value of joy you must have someone to divide it with.”
– Mark Twain

“A good marriage is the union of two good forgivers.”
– Ruth Bell Graham

“Relationships don’t always make sense. Especially from the outside.”
― Sarah Dessen, Along for the Ride

“Marriage, ultimately, is the practice of becoming passionate friends.”
– Harville Hendrix

“It is sometimes essential for a husband and a wife to quarrel – they get to know each other better.”
– Goethe

“When you stop expecting people to be perfect, you can like them for who they are.”
―Donald Miller

“The success of marriage comes not in finding the “right” person, but in the ability of both partners to adjust to the real person they inevitably realize they married.”
– John Fischer

“Many marriages would be better if the husband and the wife clearly understood that they are on the same side.”
– Zig Ziglar

“Why is it,” he said, one time, at the subway entrance, “I feel I’ve known you so many years?”
“Because I like you,” she said, “and I don’t want anything from you.”
― Ray Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451

“No man was ever shot by his wife while doing the dishes.”
— Unknown

“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

“Be presidents of each other’s fan clubs.”
– Tony Heath

“No relationship is perfect, ever. There are always some ways you have to bend, to compromise, to give something up in order to gain something greater…The love we have for each other is bigger than these small differences. And that’s the key. It’s like a big pie chart, and the love in a relationship has to be the biggest piece. Love can make up for a lot.”
― Sarah Dessen, This Lullaby

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

“There is no greater happiness for a man than approaching a door at the end of a day knowing someone on the other side of that door is waiting for the sound of his footsteps.”
– Ronald Reagan

“Every couple needs to argue now and then. Just to prove that the relationship is strong enough to survive. Long-term relationships, the ones that matter, are all about weathering the peaks and the valleys.”
― Nicholas Sparks, Safe Haven

“The greatest weakness of most humans is their hesitancy to tell others how much they love them while they’re still alive.”
– Olando Battista

“The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.”
– Theodore Hesburgh

“To love someone deeply gives you strength. Being loved by someone deeply gives you courage.”
– Lao Tzu

“When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.”
When Harry Met Sally

“When you don’t talk, there’s a lot of stuff that ends up not getting said.”
― Catherine Murdock

“They say a person needs just three things to be truly happy in this world: someone to love, something to do, and something to hope for.”
– Tom Bodett

“I love being married. It’s so great to find that one special person you want to annoy for the rest of your life.”
– Rita Rudner

“You don’t love someone for their looks, or their clothes or for their fancy car, but because they sing a song only you can hear.”
– Oscar Wilde

“I have no way of knowing whether or not you married the wrong person, but I do know that many people have a lot of wrong ideas about marriage and what it takes to make that marriage happy and successful. I’ll be the first to admit that it’s possible that you did marry the wrong person. However, if you treat the wrong person like the right person, you could well end up having married the right person after all. On the other hand, if you marry the right person, and treat that person wrong, you certainly will have ended up marrying the wrong person. I also know that it is far more important to be the right kind of person than it is to marry the right person. In short, whether you married the right or wrong person is primarily up to you.”
– Zig Ziglar

“Love me when I least deserve it, because that’s when I really need it.”
– Swedish proverb

“It is always the false that makes you suffer, the false desires and fears, the false values and ideas, the false relationships between people. Abandon the false and you are free of pain; truth makes happy, truth liberates.”
― Nisargadatta Maharaj

“You don’t love someone because they’re perfect; you love them in spite of the fact that they’re not.”
– Jodi Picoult

“Love is a friendship set to music.”
– Joseph Campbell

“You know you are in love when the two of you can go grocery shopping together.”
– Woody Harrelson

“Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.”
– Oprah Winfrey

“We must be willing to let go of the life we planned so as to have the life that is waiting for us.”
―Joseph Campbell

“Success in marriage does not come merely through finding the right mate, but through being the right mate.”
―Barnett Brickner

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

“We always hold hands. If I let go, she shops.”
— Henny Youngman

“In my house I’m the boss, my wife is just the decision maker.”
— Woody Allen

“You come to love not by finding the perfect person, but by seeing an imperfect person perfectly.”
— Sam Keen

“My husband and I have never considered divorce… murder sometimes, but never divorce.”
— Joyce Brothers

“It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.”
— Friedrich Nietzsche

“Before you marry a person, you should first make them use a computer with slow Internet to see who they really are.”
— Will Ferrell

“I got gaps; you got gaps; we fill each other’s gaps.”
— Rocky

And, finally, the Top Five relationship and marriage quotations according to Russian Wife Finder:

(5) “The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.”
―C. G. Jung

(4) “Absence diminishes small loves and increases great ones, as the wind blows out the candle and fans the bonfire.”
– Francois de La Rochefoucauld

(3) “A great marriage is not when the ‘perfect couple’ comes together. It is when an imperfect couple learns to enjoy their differences.”
– Dave Meurer

(2) “Choose your love, then love your choice.”
– Unknown

(1) “Any man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl is simply not giving the kiss the attention it deserves.”
– Albert Einstein


If you did not find your favorite quotation on love, relationships, and marriage in the list above – email it to me, and I will be happy to include it!

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