50 Romantic Anniversary Wishes for Your Wife

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The amazing thing about love is that it can be wonderfully magical and infinitely complex. Undoubtedly, when you love someone, all you want to do is shout it from the rooftops. Unfortunately, though, when you’re face to face, staring at a blank text box, or trying to put pen to paper, finding the right words to express the depth and breadth of your love is likely one of the hardest things you’ve ever done—especially when it comes to anniversary wishes.

Words can be pretty elusive, but here’s a little secret: You don’t have to use your own! There are plenty of professional wordsmiths in the world, and if you look in the right places, you’ll find the right ones to help you express your love to your favorite lady.

But, of course, time is always of the essence, so if you’re finding yourself at a loss for words, here are 50 love quotes that perfectly express "happy anniversary" to your wife.

Quotes From Songs 

  • “I've known it from the moment that we met no doubt in my mind where you belong.” — “To Make You Feel My Love” by Bob Dylan 
  • “And the songbirds are singing/Like they know the score/And I love you, I love you, I love you/Like never before.” — “Songbird” by Fleetwood Mac
  • "I can hear her heartbeat for a thousand miles/and the heavens open every time she smiles..." — “Crazy Love” by Van Morrison 
  • “The very thought of you makes my heart sing/Like an April breeze on the wings of spring.” — “My One And Only Love” by Sting 
  • “You’re always the first and the last thing on this heart of mine/No matter where I go, or what I do/I’m thinking of you.” — “Thinking Of You” by Dierks Bentley
  • “I said I love you, that’s forever.” — “Just the Way You Are” by Billy Joel
  • “If I go a million miles away/I'd write a letter, each and everyday/'Cause I know that nothing/Nothing can ever change that love I have for you.” — “Nothin’ Can Change This Love” by Sam Cooke
  • “Take my hand, take my whole life too/For I can’t help falling in love with you.” — “Can’t Help Falling In Love” by Elvis Presley
  •  “You’re the closest to heaven, that I’ll ever be.” — “Iris” by Goo Goo Dolls
  • "I hope you don’t mind that I put down in words/How wonderful life is while you’re in the world.” — “Your Song“ by Elton John

Quotes From Film and Literature 

  • "If I know what love is, it is because of you." — Narcissus and Goldmund by Herman Hesse
  • “I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times, in life after life, in age after age forever.” — Rabindranath Tagore
  • “Yours is the light by which my spirit’s born—you are my sun, my moon, and all my stars.”― E. E. Cummings
  • “I swear I couldn’t love you more than I do right now, and yet I know I will tomorrow.” — Leo Christopher
  • “If I had a flower for every time I thought of you…I could walk through my garden forever.” — Alfred Tennyson
  • “You make me want to be a better man.” — As Good As It Gets by Melvin Udall
  • “If I had to dream up the perfect woman, she wouldn’t even come close to you.” — Cory Matthews in Boy Meets World
  • “I know that somehow, every step I took since the moment I could walk was a step towards finding you.” — Message in a Bottle by Nicholas Sparks
  • “No matter what happens, I will never, not in a thousand tragic outcomes, ever regret loving you.” — Frost Like Night by Sara Raasch
  • “If you remember me, then I don’t care if everyone else forgets.” — Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami 
  • “I love you. You…you complete me.” — Jerry Maguire
  • “I fell in love the way you fall asleep: slowly, and then all at once.” — The Fault in Our Stars  by John Green 
  • ”Take love, multiply it by infinity and take it to the depths of forever, and you still have only a glimpse of how I feel for you.” — Meet Joe Black
  • "We loved with a love that was more than love." — Annabel Lee by Edgar Allen Poe

Romantic Love Quotes 

  • “You are the finest, loveliest, tenderest, and most beautiful person I have ever known and even that is an understatement.” — F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • “I love you for all that you are, all that you have been and all that you will be.” — Unknown
  • “I’ve tried so many times to think of a new way to say it, and it’s still I love you.” — Zelda Fitzgerald
  • “I love you and that’s the beginning and end of everything.” — F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • ”When I look into your eyes, I know I have found the mirror of my soul.” — Joey W. Hill
  • “Every time I see you, I fall in love all over again.” — Unknown
  • "It’s like in that moment the whole universe existed just to bring us together." — Serendipity
  • "From the moment I saw her I knew this one was worth the broken heart." ― Atticus Poetry
  • "A flower cannot blossom without sunshine, and man cannot live without love." — Max Muller
  • “Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.” — Maya Angelou
  • “Love is of all passions the strongest, for it attacks simultaneously the head, the heart, and the senses.” — Lao Tzu

Short Love Quotes 

  • “My soul and your soul are forever tangled.” — N.R. Hart
  • “I look at you and see the rest of my life in front of my eyes.“ — Unknown
  • “I love you, not only for what you are but for what I am when I am with you.“ — Roy Croft 
  • “A hundred hearts would be too few to carry all my love for you.“ — Henry Wadsworth
  • “So, I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you.” — Paulo Coehlo
  • “I love you, and that’s the beginning and end of everything.” — F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • "I love you past the moon and miss you beyond the stars." — J. M. Storm 
  • “There are only two times I want to be with you—now and forever.” — Unknown
  • “You are my today and all of my tomorrows.” — Unknown
  • “I have found the one whom my soul loves.” — Song of Solomon 3:4
  • “Your hand touching mine. This is how galaxies collide.” ― Sanober Khan
  • “True love stories never have endings.” — Richard Bach
  • “Where there is love there is life.” — Mahatma Gandhi 
  • “If forever does exist, please let it be you...“ — A.R Asher
  • “Soul meets soul on lovers’ lips.” — Percy Bysshe Shelley

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