Engagement Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old engagement quotes, engagement sayings, and engagement proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

I promise to take care of you when you are old but the first time you hit me with your crane, I'll wash your dentures in toilet water.     


I try to remember, as I hear about friends getting engaged, that it's not about the ring and it's not about the wedding. It's a grave thing, getting married. And it's easy to get swept up in the wrong things.     

Gwyneth Paltrow

For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart.     

Judy Garland

My instinct is to keep my engagement ring After all, I wouldn't like to see it on the finger of a cheeky girl.     

Sian Lloyd

I won't give my heart to another girl until God shows me it's my wife.     

Eric Ludy

Control leads to compliance; autonomy leads to engagement.     

Daniel H. Pink

We may have started as individuals, but now we are as one.     

Bryon Pulsifer

Love does not consist of gazing at each other, but in looking together in the same direction.     


Not men but measures a sort of charm by which many people get loose from every honorable engagement.     

Edmund Burke

There are many blanks left in the weeks of courtship, which a loving faith fills with happy assurance.     

George Eliot

You rose into my life like a promised sunrise, brightening my days with the light in your eyes. I've never been so strong. Now I'm where I belong.     

Maya Angelou

We start a relationship with someone not only because of how great they are but how great they make us feel. And because they have granted us this extraordinary gift—a chance to experience love, joy, compassion, and security —it is our exclusive privilege to make them feel wonderful about themselves, especially during days when they, themselves, don't feel so wonderful.     

Kamand Kojouri

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

Emily Bronte

If you want to sacrifice the admiration of many men for the criticism of one, go ahead, get married.     

Katharine Hepburn

We're all a little weird. And life is a little weird. And when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and fall into mutually satisfying weirdness - and call it love - true love.     

Robert Fulghum

The Oriole weds his mottled mate, the Lily weds the bee; Heaven's marriage ring is round the earth, let me bind thee?     

Victorian Card

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

Engagement marks the end of a whirlwind romance and beginning of an eternal love story.     

Rajeev Ranjan

Grow old with me! The best is yet to be.     

Robert Browning

It is good to have an end to journey toward; But it is the journey that matters, in the end.     

Ernest Hemingway

May your love for each other always shine brightly! Well wishes on your engagement!     


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.     

Nora Ephron

All commands from your lips are sweet, I say, and now have you not said the sweetest of all? Marry you!     

Byron Caldwell Smith

The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.     

Helen Keller

The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances; if there is any reaction, both are transformed.     

Carl Jung

We have the greatest pre-nuptial agreement in the world. It's called love.     

Gene Perret

Find the person who will love you because of your differences and not in spite of them and you have found a lover for life.     

Leo Buscaglia

To love and to be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.     

David Viscott

Engagement marks the apex of a relationship's love and happiness. It's all downhill from here. Congratulations.     


I couldn't have dreamed you into existence because I didn't even know I needed you. You must have been sent to me.     

Kamand Kojouri