We wish you a lifetime of laughs, an eternity of love, and an abundance of joy and happiness as you start this new chapter called ‘Marriage

120+ Marriage Wishes & Special Wedding Greetings

“Congratulations!” If you’re like the majority of people that are invited to a wedding you will bring or send a wedding greeting. And if you’re like the majority of these people, you will find this to be a surprisingly difficult task to do. The first word will probably come out pretty easily, “Congratulations!”, but it’s what comes after it that makes it a little frustrating. Find some inspiration in the below marriage wishes. Depending on your relationship with the couple you might want to bring up a fond memory or a silly nostalgic quote.


  • May your marriage be blessed and may you fall deeply and more madly in love with each other every second of every minute of every hour of every day.
  • We wish you a lifetime of laughs, an eternity of love, and an abundance of joy and happiness as you start this new chapter called ‘Marriage’.
  • Marriage is incredible. To be able to spend a lifetime with your best friend and soul mate is nothing short of amazing. However, there will be times you will want to see what a frying pan looks like against their forehead. Please remember that this is normal and that all happy marriages go through these times. Stick with it because marriage IS so worth it!!
  • Love and marriage. Love and marriage. Go together like peanut butter and pickles—and if you like peanut butter and pickles that’s a really good thing. Wishing you a lifetime of happiness and love as you embark on this next chapter.
  • Two lives joined together in a marriage crafted in the Heavens. May your lives be full of an abundance of laughter, love and blessings.


We wish you a lifetime of laughs, an eternity of love, and an abundance of joy and happiness as you start this new chapter called ‘Marriage

    • We wish you a lifetime of laughs, an eternity of love, and an abundance of joy and happiness as you start your new life.


  • May the sun find you and shine down upon you on every corner of the world. Enjoy the journey that takes you into this next chapter called ‘Marriage’. God bless you both.
  • Congratulations on being able to annoy that one amazing, very special person for the rest of your life! Drink up! Marriage is definitely a constant work-in-progress.
  • Make sure you update your facebook status after the marriage ceremony has taken place otherwise it isn’t official. Congratulations to the new happy couple!
  • Marriage is like Monopoly. When you start you’re full of excitement and enthusiasm but then when your money starts dwindling, the times get a little tough and you end up in jail—and it seems to never end……but then your luck changes and your perseverance allows you to win the game! Stick with it. It’s worth it.
May your lives be full of an abundance of Laughter, love and blessings! Congratulations.
May your lives be full of an abundance of Laughter, love and blessings! Congratulations.
  • Don’t let anybody fool you. Marriage takes work but it is the best, most rewarding work you will ever have. Congratulations on your marriage. May your love and friendship grow stronger with each passing year.
  • Marriage is an investment. You will only get out of it what you put into it. May your investments be extremely rewarding!
  • Falling in love is getting that feeling when you see that one person walk into the room and your stomach starts fluttering and you try hard to think of something clever to say. Being in love is using the word ‘love’ at the end of every conversation. Staying in love is saying ‘I’m sorry’. May your marriage be blessed beyond measure. I wish you an abundance of happiness.
  • Happy marriage to you! Happy marriage to you! In the words of Bill & Ted “Be excellent to one another!”
  • Marriage is not the joining of two halves. Marriage is the joining of two wholes to make each an even greater whole. Best wishes to you both on your wedding day.
  • For the bride and groom! May you have a beautiful and happy wedding day. You both are the perfect complement to one another. May your marriage be blessed immensely.
  • Laughter is the answer to a long and happy marriage. Friendship is the reason of a long and happy marriage.
  • Have a marriage as long-lasting and beautiful as your grandparents. My best advice, put your iPhones and tablets down and make time for each other. Make the bedroom a technology free sanctuary. Congratulations as you start this next chapter of your lives together.
  • Marriage is like an extremely unfunny sitcom…except you can’t change the channel and it’s on all day, every day for the rest of your lives! Congratulations to you both. May your sitcom never be canceled.
May your marriage be blessed and may you fall deeply and more madly in love with each other every second of every minute of every hour of every day.
May your marriage be blessed and may you fall deeply and more madly in love with each other every second of every minute of every hour of every day.
  • Love isn’t a fleeting emotion. In the words of Pat Benatar, love is a battlefield. Marriage is a battle that both sides can win if you’re strong and nobody tells you that you’re wrong.
  • Congratulations to you both on make this incredible commitment that I know would be impossible for me to undertake but good for you. One person for the rest of your life. Til’ death do you part. Well done. Cheers to you both!
  • Congratulations on your marriage. Finding your soulmate to travel along the journey of life with you is the best feeling and one in which not everyone gets to experience. You are very blessed.
  • Lust is almost an obsession with each other. Love is when you know in your heart and soul you can’t live without one another. Marriage is a gift made out of love and gifted in love.
  • Marriage isn’t owning a one-stop 24 hour convenience store. Marriage is something that needs give and take from both sides in order to stay in business long-term.
  • Marriage is a partnership between two people that is mutually beneficial. It can be a source of enormous strength and power. It can be security. It can be love. It can be long-lasting. It takes work, patience and perseverance.
  • If you find you cannot decide on just one marriage greeting or would like to convey more, there is no rule that says you’re allowed only one! Have one greeting in a card and one in an email. Bring a sentimental card to the wedding and bring the humorous one to the rehearsal dinner or put it in the mail post-wedding with a funny picture taken at the wedding of the new happy couple.
  • One of the greatest gifts in life is discovering the love that you just can’t live without. Congratulations on your marriage and I wish you well.
  • Congrats, my friend. I hope the married life brings you plenty of happiness and years of bliss.
  • Life brings you adventures. Love brings you fulfillment. Wishing you a strong and healthy marriage.
  • Words cannot describe the happiness I feel inside. You are a beautiful bride. I hope you enjoy your new married life.
  • Congratulations! What a beautiful couple. Enjoy each other and be blessed.
  • Be blessed and happy. May all of your dreams come true.
  • To the newlywed, happy couple: Stay in love forever and ever. Never let your flame die or your passion dissipate.
  • Marriage grow strong when you’re committed to each other. I wish you a lifetime of unity and happiness.
  • No one is more happy for you than I. It  warms my heart to see you smile and full of hope for the future. I hope you and your spouse have fun and may that honeymoon glow never go away.
  • Treasure each other forever and ever. Remember the reasons you fell in love and hold onto that every day. Congrats on your wedding day.
  • This is an occasion worth celebrating. I’m so grateful for the invitation. Have a happy marriage.
  • Congrats on your special day. I’m sending the warmest wishes to the bride and groom.
  • Many people search a lifetime for a love like the that you have. Cherish it because it is a lovely gift from above.
  • My wonderful friends, I am sending you all the best wedding wishes.
  • Happy wedding day! Celebrate and be glad for the many years of bliss to come.
  • Such a beautiful wedding for a beautiful couple. Have a beautiful life together.
  • Love like it’s your last chance. Have a happy marriage. You deserve all the best.
  • I hope your honeymoon lasts a lifetime. Be happy and blessed forever.
  • Have a spectacular life filled with lots of romance.
  • Also read: Happy Anniversary!
  • I’m happy that you found each other. May you have a model marriage and a happy life together.
  • Start this journey together with the commitment to finish strong together. Build a family that you will be proud of.
  • You’re a wonderful couple, simply perfect for each other. You both are the perfect formula for a pleasant marriage.
  • My prayers go out to you. I’m filled with joy at the sight of your happiness. Congrats on your marriage.
  • The single life is gone but you have a partner for life. It means so much to finally find the one person you’re willing to give up the single life for. Happy wedding day.
Congratulations! I wish you happiness and love.
Congratulations! I wish you happiness and love.
  • Great news! Your wedding day is here. As of today, you enter into the married life. Enjoy every moment of it.
  • Enjoy the happy times together. Build upon the trust and commitment that you share. Create beautiful moments.
  • Be good to each other. Be each other’s better half.
  • In sickness and in health, always be each other’s support system. Have a happy marriage.
  • The best memories last forever. Make plenty of happy memories together.
  • May all your dreams come true. I hope you’re the happiest married couple in town.
  • Congrats on tying the knot. May you and your spouse be bond together in strength and resilience.
  • Wishing that you fall in love with each other again and again each and every day.
  • Make your wedding day last as long as you can. Don’t let the excitement die. Keep that spark alive.
  • Life is better lived with love. I’m glad you’ve found love in such a kind person. Enjoy your marriage.
  • I hear wedding bells and here comes the gorgeous bride. This is your day. Make it count.
  • Remember that marriage is not meant to tie you down but set you free. It’s easier to attain your dreams and reach your goals with someone by your side, rather  then all alone.
  • Marriage is a beautiful thing. I hooe you make the best of it. Enjoy this very special time in your life.
  • I hope your wedding day is all you’ve ever hoped for and I hope your marriage is all you’ve ever dreamed of.
  • I’ve never seen you smile so bright. Happy wedding day to you both.
I’ve never seen you smile so bright. Happy wedding day to you both.
I’ve never seen you smile so bright. Happy wedding day to you both.
  • Your happiness equals my happiness. Glad to see you’ve met your match. Happy wedding day.
  • Enjoy this wonderful occasion. The wedding will soon be over but your spirit of celebration does not have to end. Have a wonderful life together.
  • Love is worth the choice to share your life with someone who’s worth it.
  • I pray that this day is the start of an amazing life and journey. I wish you and your partner success and fulfillment.
  • I wish you the most heartfelt wedding wishes. May many, many blessing fall upon your life.
  • A successful marriage requires commitment, dedication, and a forgiving heart. I wish you both well.
Congratulations! Be good to each other. Be each other's better half.
Congratulations! Be good to each other. Be each other’s better half.
  • Marriage is sweeter than candy. I hope it’s everything you’ve dreamed of.
  • I’m sure you’ve imagined this day a million times in your daydreams. I hope that this moment has exceeded your expectations. Enjoy the married life.
  • Congratulations to you both. My dear friend, I’m so glad I witnessed this important milestone in your life. Enjoy your wedding day.
  • Make this your first and only wedding day. Have a marriage that others envy. Congrats!
  • Enjoy this day. Have care free moments. This is your special wedding day.
  • The day you’ve been waiting for is finally here. Wipe away those tears of joy. You have a beautiful wedding to attend. Much luck to you!
  • Love brings a joy that can’t be measured. Make it lasts because it’s the greatest treasure. Happy wedding day!
  • I am extending my love to you and your bride. Your better days have yet to come. Congratulations!
  • Walk down the aisle to meet your prince. Say your vows and welcome your new life.
  • Congrats on your marriage! Your life is changing for the better. Stick together through sunshine or stormy weather.

Funny Wedding Wishes

  • While I congratulate you on this wonderful day, I also want to use it to remind you to brace yourself for what’s ahead because you’ve just signed your life away.
  • Congratulations on your wedding. At this point, I think it’s safe to say that holding in your farts in front of each other is no longer mandatory. Have a happy one, you lucky guys. You deserve it.
  • Good luck, guys, you’re really going to need it on this adventure you’ve decided to embark on. Congratulations.
  • Thanks for inviting us to make merriment and have fun while you guys get married. Good luck to the both of you.
  • I hope you two are aware that this union you’ve just entered into doesn’t come along with an annual renewal policy. If you weren’t aware, I guess it’s too late now. Good luck!
  • On this special day of yours, I want to thank you for the free food and booze. Congrats on your wedding.
  • I’m glad you have both found the person you want to annoy for the rest of your lives. Congratulations, and the best of luck.
  • Congratulations on eating the same food for the rest of eternity. Good luck!
  • I hope you both have fully prepared and armed yourselves for the war ahead because marriage is like a battlefield. Best wishes to the both of you.
  • Congratulations on your wedding day! While you two are thinking of love, I’m thinking of free drinks and food. And I know I’m not the only one.
  • I’m so thrilled to see how happy you make each other feel today. My advice for you is to enjoy this happiness as much as you can since it’s only a matter of time before you’d start annoying each other. Good luck, guys.
  • Now that you have both decided to bid farewell to the freedom of your bachelor and spinster lives, I’d like to officially welcome you to the prison of marriage. Congratulations anyway.
  • Congratulations on your wedding! Now that you are officially husband and wife, I think updating your Facebook status is in order.
A perfect couple finally together! Congratulations
A perfect couple finally together! Congratulations


Wedding Wishes for a friendly Couple you’ve known for long

  • On your wedding day, may your love for each grow stronger and stronger with each passing day. Congratulations to my beautiful newlyweds.
  • On your wedding day, my wish for you is that you enjoy a marriage that is long, peaceful and very happy.  I’m super excited to celebrate this special day with the both of you. Congrats.
  • Love brought you together. I pray that it accompanies you throughout this beautiful journey you have decided to take together. Happy wedding, my lovies.
  • On this special day, I pray that the good Lord bless your union. And may you always find happiness, comfort, laughter, joy and love in each other’s arms. Congratulations on the start of such a beautiful adventure.
  • We’ve celebrated so many big events over the years, but none compares to today’s special event. I’m so thrilled and privileged to celebrate this special day with the both of you. May you always bring each other happiness, laughter and joy. Wishing you a very fruitful and happy marriage. God bless you.
  • Congratulations to the most wonderful couple I’ve ever known. May you have a long and wonderful life together as husband and wife. Guys, I love you immensely.
  • I’m so thrilled to see how happy you make each other. May this happiness you feel being in each other’s arms always follow you throughout your marriage. Congratulations.
  • May your years together as husband and wife be full of love, peace, and most importantly true happiness. God bless you and your union. Congrats.
  • Today, the Heavens smile because two of the most wonderful people in the world have come together to become one. Wishing you a beautiful and happy life together. Congratulations.
  • Here’s to a long and happy union, my friends. May the joy and happiness that you feel today accompany you until the end of time. Congrats.
  • I know your marriage is going to be a very long and blissful one. Hugs, kisses and tons of love. Congrats.
  • Best wishes for a happy and fun-filled marriage. I love you. Congratulations.
  • I’m so thrilled to celebrate this wonderful event with the two of you. I wish God’s amazing blessings on your marriage. May your marriage be so fruitful and successful that it inspires couples everywhere. Congratulations, my friends.
  • This is the most important day in your lives. And I feel so blessed to have the opportunity to celebrate this special day with you. May you have a wonderful and happy married life.
  • To the best friends I could ever ask for. Congratulations on your beautiful wedding! I’m so proud of you! May you have a wonderful and happy married life together.


Wedding Wishes for Acquaintances

  • As we all join hands to celebrate this special day, I wish the lovely couple a very happy and peaceful marriage. Congratulations.
  • I hope you have a beautiful life together filled with tons of love and happiness. Congratulations.
  • Today, you’ve both started something very beautiful. My prayer is that this beautiful thing you’ve started lasts forever. Congratulations on your wedding.
  • On this day, my wish for you is that your marriage be blessed. And may your lives together always be filled with love and happiness.
  • Best wishes to the both of you as you begin this wonderful journey together. Congrats.
  • As you start your life together, I wish you nothing but happiness, prosperity and peace in your lives. Congratulations!
  • This is indeed a wonderful and joyful day. May your marriage be full of happiness, peace and love.
  • May you always bring each other so much joy. My best wishes to you on your wedding.
  • May your union be blessed with love, companionship and happiness for the rest of your lives. Have a very happy wedding.
  • Congratulations on your wedding day. May the both of you always find love and happiness in each other. Happy wedding.
  • May love, care, affection and happiness characterize the union you have entered into. Congratulations on your wedding.
  • As you begin this wonderful journey together, may all your days be blessed with love and happiness. Wishing you all the best on this wonderful journey called marriage.
  • Thank you for giving me the opportunity to celebrate your wedding. Wishing you a blessed life together as husband and wife. Happy wedding.
  • On your wedding, I want to wish you a long, fruitful and lifetime of happiness together. Congratulations.


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