10 Love Quotes Worth Borrowing for Your Wedding Speech

Standing up to deliver a wedding speech is no small feat! Between the public speaking jitters and searching for the the right words to sum up your feelings, the task can be quite a challenge…

Well, lucky for you, love has been written about for hundreds of years, and there are plenty of wise words worth borrowing. Here are a few of our favorite quotes that will do the hard work for you.

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1. “The best thing to hold onto in life is each other.” – Audrey Hepburn

2. “Let us always meet each other with a smile, for the smile is the beginning of love.” – Mother Theresa

3. “A flower cannot blossom without sunshine, and man cannot live without love.” – Max Muller

4. “Love is when the other person’s happiness is more important than your own. – H. Jackson Browne, Jr.

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

6. “A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.” ― Elbert Hubbard

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

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

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9. “Where there is love there is life.” ― Mahatma Gandhi

10. “So, I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you.” ― Paulo Coelho

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