Totally Romantic Wedding Vows

on August 3, 2020

Just as the great Cindy Lauper sang, “If you fall, I will catch you, I’ll be waiting time after time,” you want your romantic wedding vows to be equally as iconic. There’s a good chance you’ve Googled “romantic wedding vows to make him cry,” and there’s ZERO shame in that. You and your significant other have so many amazing experiences and memories together, and you want to express that in your vows. Writing, memorizing and executing wedding vows can be a little daunting, and it might be hard to find the right thing to say. Show your fiance how important their love is to you by using this list of the best wedding vows as inspiration for your special day. Your wedding guests are bound to walk away from your big day saying, “Those were the best wedding vows I’ve ever heard.”

Short Romantic Wedding Vows
  • “You are my person, my inspiration, my love and my everything. I cannot wait to spend a lifetime loving you.”
  • “I vow to express my love for you as often as I breathe each breath.”
  • “You are the person I want to spend forever with.”
  • “As I have spent my whole life looking for my other half, I knew it was you from the moment we met.”
  • “Although it is until death do us part, I know that we will never truly part because our souls are made for each other.”
  • “I promise that each kiss will be filled with more love than the last and that our days together will grow in love and devotion.”
  • “From today onward, you and I will be one in heart, body and mind.”
  • “I vow to cherish you, devote my life to you and always be true.”
  • “Let us build a home, a life and a family from our bonds of true love and our vows to stick together through all life’s challenges.”
  • “Marriage bridges two shores, binding us together as one unbroken path, on which I vow never to deviate, never to falter, and to always be by your side.”
  • “Nothing will divide us because I know that with your love, I will always have strength.”
  • “Without you, my life has no meaning. I vow to always remember to treasure you.”
  • “I am yours. You can have it all.”
  • “I love to hold you in my arms each night. You are the best thing about me.”
  • “I never knew that life could be a dream until I met you.”
  • “I vow patience, honesty and adoring love as long as we both shall live.”
  • “To promise to love you in sickness and in health, in good and in bad is the easiest promise I’ve ever made, because vowing to love you was something I decided when I first met you.”
  • “Take my heart, love me forever and I will never leave your side. You and I are one.”
  • “Today you will be my wife, but we will be soulmates forever.”
  • “Our love withstands our flaws, our imperfections and our shortcomings because our love always cherishes and loves the good in each other.”
  • “You will never want for anything in this life as long as you love me as I will love you.”
Traditional Wedding Vows
  • “I take you as my husband/wife. To have and to hold, til death do us part. I give you my hand to be your kin and your love. Loving what I know of you and trusting what I don't yet know, I give you my hand. I give you my love. I give you myself, the good, the bad, and the yet to come.”
  • “Today, surrounded by all of your loved ones, I choose you to be my husband. I am proud to be your wife and to join my life with yours. I vow to support you, inspire you, and love you always. For as long as we both shall live, I will be by your side–for better or worse, in sickness and health, for richer or poorer. You are my one and only today and every day.”
  • “My love, I give you this ring. Wear it with love and joy. I choose you to be mine. I choose you to be my husband to have and to hold, from this day forward. I pledge you my faithfulness to show to you the same kind of love as Christ showed the Church when He died for her, and to love you as a part of myself. In His sight we shall be one.”
  • "I, ___, take you, ___, to be my husband/wife. I promise to be true to you in good times and in bad, in sickness and in health. I will love and honor you all the days of my life.”
  • “I take you as my wife/husband, with your faults and your strengths, as I offer myself to you with my faults and my strengths. I will help you when you need help, and turn to you when I need help. I choose you as the person with whom I will spend my life."
Famous Wedding Vow Quotes
  • “I can conquer the world with one hand, as long as you’re holding the other.” –Unknown
  • “He’s more myself than I am. Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.” –Emily Bronte
  • “You don’t love someone for their looks, or their clothes, or their fancy car, but because they sing a song only you can hear.” –Oscar Wilde
  • “I saw that you were perfect and so I loved you. Then I saw that you were not perfect and I loved you even more.” –Angelita Lim
  • “Because of you, I can feel myself slowly but surely becoming the me I have always dreamed of being.” –Tyler Knott Gregson
  • “The secret of a happy marriage is finding the right person. You know they’re right if you love to be with them all the time.” –Julia Child
  • “There are moments, when you’re getting to know someone, when you realize something deep and buried in you is deep and buried in them, too. It feels like meeting a stranger you’ve known your whole life.” –Leah Raeder
  • “Love is friendship that has caught fire. It takes root and grows, one day at a time. Love is quiet understanding and mature acceptance of imperfection. It is real. It gives you strength and grows beyond you―to bolster your beloved.” –Ann Landers
  • “I love you and I like you.” –Leslie Knope, Parks and Recreation
  • “Real love isn’t just a euphoric, spontaneous feeling—it’s a deliberate choice—a plan to love each other for better and worse, for richer and poorer, in sickness and in health.” –Seth Adam Smith
Sweet Wedding Vows
  • “I promise to never lose our spark and to always do the little things to make you happy.”
  • “I will always love you no matter what.”
  • “I promise to always make you laugh and to laugh together.”
  • “I vow that we will be a family forever.”
  • “I could never get bored when I’m with you.”
  • “Together we will always have trust because our promises of honesty and love will be our strength.”
  • “I’ll stand by you forever, and I will always be there for you.”
  • “I promise that I will always be a shoulder to cry on and to wipe away your tears.”
  • “Love brought us together, but our devotion and companionship will keep us together.”
  • “I cannot wait to face the many adventures of life together.”
  • “I am the luckiest person alive to be standing with you today and to be facing life with you everyday.”
  • “You are the sunshine in my life and the thing that makes my world go round.”
  • “I promise to always be myself with you.”
  • “You can be assured that I will protect and guard our love for the rest of my life.”
  • “As long as the sun shines in the day and the moon and stars shine at night, our love will always survive.”
  • “I’ll always be there for you.”
  • “I take you now as my husband, and I promise to always be true.”
  • “As we grow a family, I promise to work together, to be equal partners in life and to remember the amazing person I married.”
  • “Today we are exchanging vows of our love, but we are also exchanging promises of our friendship, our compassion and our devoted adoration of one another.”