wedding verses for a card

When thinking up the wording or phrases for a wedding card, sometimes a wedding poem or wedding verse can be the best way to express what you are feeling. A touching poem or beautiful verse can make your card extra special and really stand out from the rest, and there are fitting verses for almost every relative or friend. Even if you’re just a colleague or acquaintance then a friendly wedding verse can be appropriate and will be well received.

Our selection of wedding verses will allow you to find the right sentiment or message for your special card.

To be gathered here together
On this very special day;
Congratulations to the pair of you
That’s all we want to say.

We are gathered here together
To wish you all the best;
This year will be wonderful
And so will all the rest.

May the love that fills your happy hearts
Upon your wedding day
Keep on growing deeper
As you go along life’s way
And through the years that follow
May a lot more dreams come true
Bringing added pleasure
And increasing joy to you!
Best Wishes

Sincere Congratulations
and the best of wishes, too
On this very lovely day that means
so much to both of you
And because you are a couple
who is grand in every way
You’re wished a future filled with joy
that deepens day by day.Best Wishes to the Bride and Groom

To say, “Congratulations,”
And then to tell you, too,
A lifetime share of happiness
Is wished for both of you.

Wishing you much happiness —
And hoping there is room
For lots of joy inside the hearts
Of both the Bride and Groom!

Two lives
Two hearts
joined in friendship
joined in love.

Congratulations on your marriage,
Have a wonderful life!
You are two terrific people,
Now teamed as man and wife.A team with blessings like yours
Will live a life you’ll cherish;
You’ll find happiness everywhere,
For your love will never perish.

May this day you share
be filled with love and laughter
May all the days ahead
be happy ever after!

Today you married your best friend,
Your bond complete, it hath no end,
You share one soul, you share one heart,
A perfect time – a perfect start.

I hope your marriage is like a fairy tale
With a happy ever after
Sharing your lives together
Amid much joyous laughter.

Find more wedding card verses on the next page.

wedding quotes for a card

If you’re struggling with what to say in your wedding card, you can consider using someone else’s words. This is where a really great wedding quote is ideal, as quite often someone will have expressed the way you are feeling much better than you ever could. Be it Shakespeare or Dr Seuss, using one of these wordsmiths wedding quotes will solve your problem when it comes to your wedding card message and at the same time provide you with a heartfelt and memorable message.

Check out our list of the best wedding card quotes:

My love as deep; the more I give to thee,
The more I have, both are infinite.
~William Shakespeare

All things do go a-courting,
In earth, or sea, or air,
God hath made nothing single
But thee in His world so fair.
~Emily Dickinson

Who, being loved, is poor? ~Oscar Wilde

Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same. ~Emily Brontë

There is no more lovely, friendly and charming relationship, communion or company than a good marriage. ~Martin Luther

You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than you dreams ~Dr Seuss

All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love. ~Leo Tolstoy

Love has nothing to do with what you are expecting to get only with what you are expecting to give — which is everything ~Katherine Hepburn

Grief can take care of itself, but to get the full value of joy, you must have somebody to divide it with. ~Mark Twain

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

In all the world, there is no heart for me like yours. In all the world, there is no love for you like mine. ~Maya Angelou

I love you not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you. I love you not only for what you have made of yourself, but for what you are making of me. I love you for the part of me that you bring out. ~Roy Croft

He felt now that he was not simply close to her, but that he did not know where he ended and she began. ~Leo Tolstoy

By all means marry; if you get a good wife, you’ll be happy. If you get a bad one, you’ll become a philosopher. ~Socrates

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

Grow old with me. The best is yet to be – the last of life for which the first was made. ~Robert Browning

wedding card messages for friends

Even though you may have known someone for most of your life, or a very long time, it can still be difficult when trying to express the right words for a wedding card messages for friends. Coming up with the exact phrasing or words to express the way you feel about them is hard. We understand how tricky this can be, so we’ve come up with a great selection of pre-written messages designed entirely for friends.

Use them as a starting point to write your own messages or copy them directly into your card if they reflect your feelings.

The love which has brought you together may cement you forever. May you grow old together and enjoy a long happy company of each other.

Congratulations for this special day of your life! Best of luck for a happy and prosperous married life!

We’re so happy to see the two of you so happy. Congratulations!

You guys are great together! So happy for you!

You two are living proof that life brings the best people together.

It gives me pleasure in knowing that your happiness is here in one another.

Finding that someone that you have a lovely bond with is something that only comes around once in your life and it is lovely to know that you have found your special person.

Just a little note to let you know that I am sending you all the best wishes not only for your big day but also for the rest of your lives together as Husband and Wife.

With love to you both on this special day and wishing you all the things that you wish for yourselves as you travel life’s journey together.

May you have a long and loving life together

May the coming years fill your lives with love and happiness

wedding card message for family

It can sometimes be even more difficult to come up with the right words when trying to write a card for a member of your family. Thankfully we’re here to help with ideas for the perfect wedding card messages for family. Be it a sibling that you need something funny or special for, or one of your parents is remarrying and you are struggling to find the most meaningful words for their big day, our pre-written family wedding card messages will either give you inspiration and a starting basis for your own message or you can copy them exactly if they reflect what you want to say.

Brother Sister
Son Daughter


Wedding wishes for a dear brother and new sister-in-law. May you always be warmed by each other’s smile and your love live forever.

You are such a special Brother and today is special too, so a lifetime of love and happiness sent from my heart to you!

Dear Brother, as your life together unfolds may love always be with you. Congratulations on your Marriage!

Congratulations, Brother! My Heart is Smiling! Enjoy every moment of your love life.

Wishing the two of you a lifetime of caring for, growing and sharing with & deeply knowing the one closest to your heart. May you have many, many happy year’s ahead dear brother.


Congratulations to my sister and brother-in-law on their Wedding day.

My dearest sister, wish you a very warm and happy birthday. You are not only the sweetest sister but also a true friend. I feel blessed to have a sister like you. May you achieve and get, all you ever wish for.

To my sister On Your Wedding Day; A wish for a lifetime of beautiful tomorrow’s.

More than a sister, you are my best friend. Best wishes dear sister, may your happiness never end.

No longer a Miss but always a Sis! I love you!


Congratulations to our son and daughter-in-law on their wedding day.

I hope you know how much we love you son, and how we wish you all the happiness in the world with a wonderful future ahead of you with your new wife.

You have always made us proud with the life you have built. We wish that you built an equally amazing married life dear son.

From the day you were born we have wished the best for you. So today on your wedding day we wish the same and much more for the both of you. We love you son.


My little daughter, I am very happy because today one of your most noble desires will come true. You will join in holy matrimony with the man that loves you and I hope you will be very happy.

Today you will unite your life with the man who won your heart, you are all grown up now but remember I will always be there for my little princess whenever you require my help. Congratulations on your wedding.

The dream of every father is to see their children move ahead with their lives, so that is why I am so happy today, as my daughter will join the love of her life to be companions forever.

I feel like as if you had recently come into our lives, now you are leaving with your husband because that is how life is my dear, but you will always be my princess. I wish you happiness and prosperity in your home.

I wish you much happiness in this new phase of your lives. I feel a bit sad because you are already grown up and are a woman now, but I also feel very happy as you always dreamed about this big day. Congratulations on your wedding.

“On your wedding son, we wish you all the love and happiness in your life. May God shower joyful moments in the life of you and your wife always.

wedding card message for a couple

A wedding is all about one thing – the couple. So you’re going to want your wedding card message to reflect this. The best way is to have a thoughtful or heartfelt message directly aimed at the happy couple. This can be very personal, depending on how well you know them, or it can be more formal if you aren’t quite as close, but still remain caring and congratulatory.

We understand that this can be a little tricky though, so if you’re struggling to find the right words for the couple then take a look at our selection of messages below:

Congratulations! May you share precious moments together. You’re such a lovely couple!

It is beautiful to tie the knot, but even more remarkably beautiful and joyous is wonderful memories of two love shared as one and ending days of conjugal cheerfulness. Congratulations!

Always keep in mind that you are two special beings brought together as a perfect pair to enjoy a union of imperishable love, laughter and everlasting joy. Congratulations!

A wedding day is the best day of every couple. May everyday of your marriage be filled with joy, good luck and good health. Wishing you the best of wedlock.

Congratulations for both exchanging your vows. May God give you strength and wisdom To make your marriage work until the end of time. God bless your family!

May your journey together Be fruitful and be filled with wonderful moments. Congratulations on your wedding day!

Wishing you all the best for your married life! May your home be filled with blessings and prosperity. Congratulations.

Wishing both of you all the best for today and always. May God bless you with all the love and happiness in the world on your life.

You are the most matched couple I ever seen, may God bless you; wish you a very happy and joyful married life.

I wish for both of you, the most joyful married life filled with smiles together. Have a wonderful wedded life.

My best wishes and lots of love to this newly married couple. May God shower you with all His blessings.