Wedding Wishes and Congratulations

Wedding etiquette is a set of certain rules everybody has to follow, and sending wedding cards with warm wishes is one of the most important of them. It may seem that there’s nothing easier than writing a heartfelt message that will show how much you are happy for the newlyweds, but actually, it’s a quite tough task, especially when you’re going to congratulate your coworker, acquaintance or a distant relative. The closest ones also experience difficulties when writing a wish, mostly because some things just can’t be put into words. Fortunately, there are a lot of beautiful, funny or serious, touching or formal, short or long messages you can customize and turn into the best greeting ever!

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What to Write in a Wedding Card

Writing a congratulatory message isn’t actually as easy as it sounds. No wonder a lot of people don’t try to reinvent the wheel and prefer to choose one of the beautiful, heartfelt greetings and customize them. It’s nothing to be ashamed of: after all, why not use the words and phrases that perfectly reflect everything you feel? If you don’t know what to write in the card, just read the warm quotes below. You can always make them more personal by adding some details and make a message even more pleasant to the newlyweds!

  • May today be the beginning of a long, happy life together.
  • May your marriage be filled with all the right ingredients: a heap of love, a dash of humor, a touch of romance, and a spoonful of understanding. May your joy last forever. Congratulations
  • Wishing you joy, love and happiness on your wedding day and as you begin your new life together.
  • Congratulations to the wonderful two of you!
  • May your journey together continue to get better with each passing day.
  • It means so much to witness the joy of your wedding day. Congratulations to you both on finding the perfect person to share all your days with.
  • You guys are so perfect together! Congratulations! Super happy for you both!
  • Congratulations on finding each other! Your greatest adventure has just begun.
  • Congratulations, and loving wishes to both of you on your wedding day.
  • So happy to celebrate this day with you both! Wishing you a long and happy marriage.

Best Wedding Congratulations for Newly Wed

In some cases, the phrase “Congratulations on your wedding” is just not enough. It’s a big day for the newlywed couple, and they expect their relatives and close friends be really happy for them and express their feelings in a more personal way. If you don’t know what to say, how to put your positive emotions into words, you can always choose the easy way: just take a glance at the wonderful congrats we’ve selected for you. Maybe one of them describes exactly what you feel and wish to the bride and groom!

  • As you blend your lives together with each other, I want to wish you a married life full of romance, cuddle and lifetime of happiness!
  • The font of this message is far too small to express the amount of joy and happiness we felt about the news that you two are getting married. Congratulations!!!
  • Congratulations to the Newly-weds! Wishing you that the love you share together will be without end, just like your wedding ring!
  • Family is some kind of a magic place, where one can get love, care, tenderness and understanding. Family is intended to heal us, not hurt. That’s why I wish you two to give each other only positive emotions. Congratulations on your wedding!
  • We all can’t wait to see what married life has in store for the two of you. Congrats and best wedding wishes on your happy day!
  • From today you are not just two different people in love, but you are a family. A whole package of love, passion and affection!
  • People say that real love must go through many tests. And I wish you from all my heart to stand these tests and keep the love till the end. Congratulations on your wedding, my beloved bride and groom!
  • Wishing that your love lasts till your last breath! Congratulations on your wedding day!
  • So happy and excited for the shared life you’ve got ahead. Congratulations and best wedding wishes!
  • Wishing you both a beautiful life as husband and wife. May your years together be full of love, happiness and blessings.
  • Always remember to feel each other‘s heart and soul,
    Wishing you a happy married life,
    Love you, congratulations!

Ideas of Wedding Card Messages from Parents

There’s no way for the parents to express their joy for their dear kid and his or her soulmate that have found each other in this big world. But this doesn’t mean that they shouldn’t even try! It’s a day of happiness for the whole family that gained a new member. If you’re looking for the great ideas of the truly touching, sincere, and beautiful message for your dear children, take a glance at these wishes. The truth is that happy parents of the newlyweds often feel the same, so why not use the words that describe everything you feel? Moreover, you can always combine these quotes and create a entirely new, original message!

  • I see now that your soul and heart are complete and you are loved beyond measure.
  • I wish for you great happiness together! I know that your love will not only last, but it will be proof to all who surround you that love is beautiful, kind and enduring.
  • Wishing you the very best in your marriage. You two are a blessing to each other and we hope your happiness will last for a lifetime.
  • Your wedding day may come and go, but may your love forever grow. Congratulations to the perfect couple!
  • 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 years ahead.
  • Our family has grown by one and we couldn’t be more excited! Congratulations!
  • Congratulations on your marriage, we love both of you so much.
  • May the love you feel for each other today grow ever stronger and more fulfilling as the years go by.
  • You have always made us proud with the life you have built. We wish that you built an equally amazing married life, dear.
  • On your rollercoaster ride through life together, may you high five at all the right places and support each other through every twist and turn.

Happy Wedding Day Wishes for the Bride and Groom

What in marriage matters most? Mutual respect, love and care, strength or understanding? A lot of the guests tell the new couple what they think, and in most cases, this is a correct strategy. Wedding day wishes aren’t always about the joy you feel; sometimes they are also about important advice you can give the bride and groom. Who knows, maybe they’ll remember it when the time comes. If you’re looking for some great inspirational congratulations on getting married, you’re in the right place. Just look through the messages below and select the quote you like most!

  • Wishing you success—and most of all happiness—in your marriage.
  • Love and marriage get better with each passing year. May all that you feel today be just the start.
  • Hope you’ll always find yourselves as much in love as you are today. (We suggest date nights and lots of them!)
  • You’ve got a new title: husband/wife! Wishing you and your spouse the best.
  • Seeing you two make promises and step forward into the future is so inspiring and wonderful.
  • May your love be modern enough to survive the times, but old-fashioned enough to last forever!
  • When you two are knotted as one, both families and friends share in oneness of their marital union; may this marriage be a bridge to usher happiness, peace and prosperity.
  • We couldn’t be happier for you — Congrats to a lovely couple!
  • Each other’s happiness is job #1 for both of you. You’re off to a flying start. Congratulations.
  • May you enjoy and celebrate each other every day the way you have today.

Casual Wedding Greeting Card Messages

Weddings are the occasions that all of us visit a lot of times, and that’s normal. We all live in society, we communicate, find new friends, work for bosses, keep in touch with childhood friends, spend time with colleagues, and so forth. We’re surrounded by a lot of good people, but not all of them are the closest time. When you’re invited to a wedding of your acquaintance, you need to write some nice words of congratulations, but how to do that when you can’t write something really personal? The answer is simple: fortunately, there are a lot of sweet but casual greeting messages that will definitely make the spouses smile, so don’t hesitate to use them!

  • I wish you may never stop being amazed by each other and never stop falling in love with each other. May your house be filled with happiness!
  • Congratulations on your marriage together, as your lives become filled with shared joys!
  • Congratulations and best of wedding wishes. May your love for each other shine bright and grow stronger every day.
  • Dear newly married couple, the most important and spectacular phase in your life has already started. You’ve decided to start a family. May all your plans and hopes on it become true! Congratulations on your wedding!
  • Congratulations on your marriage! You two look so good together that it seems like you really are made for each other! Have a wonderful life together!
  • Today is your wedding,
    Now you’re husband and wife,
    So love, support and cherish
    Each other all your life!
  • May you never stop falling in love with each other! Congrats on your beautiful wedding day!
  • Dear newly weds, there are only a few truly meaningful events in people’s life and wedding is one of them. So I wish you to keep this beautiful day in your memories forever. Congratulations and good luck in family life.
  • Never stop loving and caring for each other. You give us all hope! Congrats.
  • On the happiest of wedding days, I’d love to leave you with a quote on love: “Love is not about possession. Love is about appreciation.

Happy Marriage Wishes for Daughter or Son

It’s not true that the family loses a son or a daughter when they meet their significant other. What can be more inspiring than seeing that your little princess is building her own happiness with a man who’s absolutely worth her? What can bring more joy than looking at your dear son who became a real man and found a woman who loves and respects him? Parents note that the wedding of their beloved children is gaining a new family member, and there’s nothing more priceless. In this time of tons of positive emotions, gifts, and love you can tell your kid how happy you are by writing one of these wonderful wishes on the wedding card!

  • The saying goes that you don’t lose a son, you gain a daughter, and that’s certainly true for us. We can’t think of a better new daughter to welcome into our family. The two of you are so well suited. You have brought us so much happiness over the years, and we look forward to sharing even more joy over the years to come.
  • I have never seen you look at beautiful as you do in a wedding dress.
    There is something angelic about my sweet little daughter all grown up.
    You’ve got touches of your mother in your, but always have had my smile.
    Best of luck on the future of adventures and memories with your new husband.
  • Congratulations to our son and daughter-in-law on their wedding day.
  • ‘We’re not losing a son/daughter – we’re gaining one. Welcome to the family.
  • You’re an amazing man with the ability to love with your whole heart.
    We cannot wait until you become a proud parent like the both of us.
    Have a blessed wedding day from your mom and dad.
  • You have always made us proud with the life you have built. We wish that you built an equally amazing married life dear son.
  • I could say I love you in a million different ways. I could tell you over and over how you have filled my life. I could express with endless words how it has been an honor to have you as a child, but there is not enough time on earth. May you be blessed on your wedding day as I have been every day before.
  • We/I love you both. We/I couldn’t be happier!
  • What a wonderful day for our family, and especially you two. May the joy you feel today last a lifetime.
  • Best wishes to my son/daughter and son-in-law/daughter-in-law as you start your life together.

Funny Wedding Wishes Quotes for Siblings

Sisters and brothers have a very special relationship. They share everything from birth, they support and help each other, they can rely on each other, and, of course, they make fun of each other. Seeing your sibling in a wedding dress or in an elegant suit means that the new chapter in their life is beginning, and there’s nothing more beautiful than that. Still, it doesn’t mean that you must forget about humor. Your dear sis or bro will appreciate the funny message or quote from you. After all, there’s always time for a smile, even if it’s a wedding day!

  • Thanks for inviting us to eat and drink while you get married. Congrats!
  • May your married life be more X-rated than PG!
  • Thanks for the free booze. Best wishes on a long, happy marriage!
  • I never thought I’d see the day – but here it is! Congratulations!
  • Getting married is like going to drama school. May there be more comedy than melodrama.
  • Marriage marks the end of a love story and the start of a wrestling match. Wishing you the very best of everything anyway.
  • Marriage is so beautiful. You have finally found that one person you get to annoy all through your life.
  • The key to a successful marriage: learn to say “yes” when you really want to say “no.” It could save your life. Just kidding — no, really, learn to say “yes.”
  • Who knew you’d find someone you love more than me, but I guess it’s official now.
  • Our marriage advice: Love, honor and… scrub the toilet.

Happy Married Life Wishes for a Friend

Your friend has made a choice, and this is a truly happy event! On this day, a bride and a groom need maximum support, and as a friend, you need to provide it. In this case, help is not just about some organizational issues but also about a kind of approval from a person who means the world to the newlywed. The warm words and heartfelt wishes from a bridesmaid or best man is a must attribute for every wedding, so don’t break it and wish a happy married life to your closest one!

  • I can’t think of two people who are more deserving of true love, happiness, and a lifetime of both. Congrats to some of my dearest friends — happy wedding day!
  • Life is such awesome when you are with Someone you really love in life, I know that you are in bliss right now I know no one is happy than you are I wish you all the happiness in life.
  • I hope you know that we, all of your friends and well-wishers, have been impatiently and eagerly waiting for this special day to come. We hope that today (and the rest of your lives together) is nothing but a grand success. We hope that this special day will give you many fond memories to remember for years to come. Congrats!
  • Marriage is a holy union among people who want to dedicate their lives to each other. Family happiness depends on ability to listen to each other and, what is more important, to hear. That’s why I want to wish you to reach harmony through listening and hearing, attention and compromises. Congratulations!
  • I/we couldn’t be happier for this fusion of souls, this merger of hearts, this blending of dreams. May you always be happy together.
  • Love, care, support, kindness, patience and understating are values that sustain a happy and healthy family. That’s why I want to wish you all of the above. May your family prosper and be a role model! Congratulations on your wedding!
  • You are going to write the next chapters of your life stories together and I cannot wait to read it. Happy wedding day to you both!
  • Marriage is not only a glorious bond. It is an adventure that endures until the end of time. Wishing you all the best for the day!
  • A new adventure has just began. Enjoy every single moment of your new and mysterious challenge!
  • Like a lighthouse at night, may your mutual love shines brightly forever. Heart filled wishes on your marriage!

Short Wedding Card Sayings and Sentiments

People say that brevity is the soul of wit. In some cases, you just don’t need to try to impress someone with sophisticated phrases, pretentious words, or long poems. Sometimes short sentiments are exactly what you need, especially if you’re going to the wedding of your coworkers, distant relatives or acquaintances. Still, the warm saying is what people expect from you, and we have some great wishes that are warm enough to make the newlyweds smile.

  • May today be the beginning of a long, happy life together.
  • This calls for congratulations! (And probably champagne!)
  • May the years ahead be filled with lasting joy.
  • Lots of love and joy to both of you on this exciting day.
  • I predict cute babies.
  • May the love and happiness you feel today shine through the years.
  • Prayers and blessings on your wedding and on your marriage.
  • Wishing you a lifetime of joy and happiness!
  • So happy for you!
  • Wishing you both the happily-ever-after you deserve.

Formal Wedding Well Wishes for Newlyweds

There’s nothing bad about formality, of course, when it’s appropriate. Most of the people prefer to write more personal wishes on the wedding cards considering that they will demonstrate that the big day for the young couple is a significant event for them. Well, that’s a good strategy, of course, if you know the couple well. In other cases, you need good, formal yet warm sayings that won’t break the boundaries. The good news is that we’ve selected the messages that fully meet such a requirement.

  • Congratulations to a beautiful couple. Wishing you a wonderful journey as you build your new life together.
  • Wishing you lots of love and happiness.
  • May the love and happiness you feel today shine through the years.
  • May you always have one another to lean on and turn to throughout all of life’s storms.
  • Be happy, be grateful, and love each other well!
  • Wishing you success—and most of all happiness—in your marriage.
  • May the years ahead be filled with lasting joy.
  • Congratulations on your wedding day! I wish you a lifetime of days just as happy and memorable as this one.
  • Warmest congratulations and love.
  • Congratulations, [couple name]! It means so much to be a part of your big day!
  • You’ve got a new title: husband/wife! Wishing you and your spouse the best.

Religious Wedding Wishes for Marriage Blessing

Writing a religious wedding wish may be a perfect decision or a complete disaster. After all, it’s all ethics and mutual respect. If a bride and groom are religious, they’ll be happy to receive a nice message from people that share their views and beliefs. However, if they don’t believe in God, they’ll at least feel uncomfortable when getting such a wish. Still, if you’re looking for a great message with heartfelt blessings, good wishes, and telling metaphors, we have some for you!

  • May God grant you all of life’s blessings and love’s joys.
  • Your marriage honors God and brings so much joy to the friends and family celebrating with you!
  • As you begin you life’s journey, always trust in God’s guidance. Congratulations!
  • May God’s love be the glue that holds your marriage together.
  • May the One who brought you together bless your marriage, enrich your lives and deepen your love throughout the years.
  • When God brings two people together in marriage, the world becomes a more beautiful place for everyone.
  • May God bless, keep and guide you the rest of your lives. Happy Wedding Day!
  • May the sun shine on you and the Lord smile upon you always.
  • ‘Love is patient. Love is kind…Love never fails.’ 1 Corinthians 13:4-13
  • There is no fear in love; but perfect love casteth out fear. I John 4:18
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