160 Timeless Wedding Wishes: Master the Art of Wedding Card Messages

Did you know that the average person will craft wedding wishes at least fifteen times in their life? Finding meaningful congratulations wedding wishes can be a delightful challenge.

This blog post is your go-to guide for composing unique and sincere messages that celebrate love and union

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1. Formal Wedding Wishes

“Wishing you a lifetime of love and happiness.”

“May your joining together bring you more joy than you can imagine.”

“May today mark the first of the rest of your life, filled with love and fellowship.”

“Here’s to a long, happy life with the one you love. Wishing you the best.”

“Wishing you success—and most of all happiness—in your marriage.”

“May your love grow stronger each passing day.”

“Congratulations on your marriage, and welcome to the family!”

“We are delighted to share this day with you.”

“Wishing you a lifetime of love and joy.”

“May the years ahead be filled with love and joy.”

“Your wedding day may come and go, but may your love forever grow.”

“Wishing you a lifetime of happiness together and a love that grows stronger with each passing day.”

“May the love and happiness you feel today shine through the years.”

“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.”

“Congratulations to you both on finding the perfect person to share all your days with.”

“Feeling so much joy for the two of you as you join your lives in marriage!”

2. Casual Wedding Wishes

“Here’s to a long and happy marriage!”

“Wishing you all of the love and happiness!”

“We’re/I’m so happy for you!”

“I’m seeing a fun-filled life in your future. Congratulations!”

“So happy to celebrate this day with you both!”

“Best wishes for a fun-filled future together.”

“Here’s to love and laughter!”

“Wishing you lots of love—and lots of makeup sex!” (if this couple would find that funny)

“If you think your life was great before, trust me, your life will become much more amazing now!”

“You two are perfect together! Congratulations!”

“Congratulations! Love is the greatest adventure.”

“So happy to ‘shower’ you with love today!”

“Here’s a little something to start your life together.” (if you’re including a gift)

“Hugs and kisses.”

“Wishing you a long and happy marriage.”

“Here’s to a long, healthy, and happy life together.”

3. Funny Wedding Wishes

“Marriage: where ‘Yes Dear’ are the magic words.”

“Welcome to the world of married life, as described in every sitcom ever!”

“They say opposites attract – If that’s the case, this marriage could last for a very long time. Best wishes.”

“I love being married. It’s so great to find that one special person you want to annoy for the rest of your life.”

“Marriage is like a deck of cards. In the beginning, all you need is two hearts and a diamond. After a while, you just want a club and a spade.”

“Never laugh at your wife’s choices, you are one of them.”

“Welcome to the dangerous world of married life. It‘s too late to repent!”

“Here’s to a marriage that lasts as long as you can tolerate each other’s farts.”

“Marriage lets you annoy one special person for the rest of your life.”

“Marriage: a relationship where one person is always right and the other is the husband.”

“You may now update your Facebook status.”

“Marriage is a workshop… where the husband works and the wife shops.”

“Before you got married, you were madly in love with each other. Now you will be mad at each other as well.”

“Remember: Junk food you may have loved as a bachelor will now be referred to as ‘poison.’”

“Keep calm and don’t do it! (Too late for that.)”

“Getting married is like being in drama school. You get to practice everything from comedy to melodrama to tragedy. Congratulations!”

4. Second Marriage Wedding Wishes

“Congratulations on finding love again! Best wishes!”

“Here’s to the new chapter in your life. Wishing you endless happiness!”

“Love doesn’t come with a manual, but you seem to have figured it out the second time. All the best!”

“Wishing you a beautiful journey as you build your new life together.”

“May your second marriage be even more wonderful than the first.”

“Congratulations! Your love story is a great inspiration.”

“Second chances at true love are rare and beautiful. May your journey be filled with joy and love.”

“Love is even sweeter the second time around. Congratulations!”

“Second marriages are the triumph of hope over experience. Wishing you a lifetime of happiness.”

“Congratulations! You’re proof that true love never gives up.”

“May this new chapter of your life be even more joyful and loving.”

“To the most resilient and loving couple, congratulations on your new beginning.”

“Wishing you happiness and love, now and always.”

“Congratulations on this wonderful journey as you build your new lives together.”

“May your second marriage be your forever happy ending. Cheers!”

“Here’s to new beginnings and everlasting love. Congratulations!”

5. Religious Wedding Wishes

“May God bless you and your union.”

“May God grant you all of life’s blessings and love’s joys.”

“God bless you both on this day with a lifetime of shared love and joy.”

“May the One who brought you together bless your marriage, enrich your lives and deepen your love throughout the years.”

“‘God has poured out His love into our hearts.’ – Romans 5:5”

“‘Love is patient. Love is kind… Love never fails.’ – 1 Corinthians 13:4-13”

“May God bless your marriage and offer you a lifetime of happiness.”

“Praying for you both as you begin this journey as husband and wife.”

“May God’s love be the bond that holds your marriage together.”

“Wishing you a marriage as strong as your faith.”

“Sending you prayers for unending love and happiness.”

“God bless you both as you start your journey together.”

“May your marriage be blessed!”

“May God shower your new lives together with many blessings.”

“Remember to always keep God in your heart, and He will guide you always.”

“May the Lord’s love fill your hearts and home.”

6. Wedding Wishes For a Best Friend

“Today I not only get to watch my best friend get married, but I get to watch them marry the love of their life. What a joyous moment.”

“Wishing you a lifetime of love and happiness, my dear friend.”

“You bring out the best in each other. Wishing you the very best on this journey.”

“So happy to see you wear the dress we dreamed about since we were little girls.”

“Seeing my best friend get married is a dream come true.”

“Here’s to love, laughter, and happily ever after.”

“I know you two are meant for each other. Congratulations, my friend.”

“May your love grow stronger every day.”

“You’ve always been there for me, and I’m so happy to be here for you on your big day.”

“Congratulations on finding Mr. Right!”

“Wishing you a lifetime of love and happiness together.”

“May your marriage be filled with laughter and love.”

“Today you start this new journey in your life. Let it be fantastic, crazy, wonderful, unbelievable and unforgettable!”

“May your joining together bring you more joy than you can imagine!”

“Remember when we used to talk about finding the perfect guy? Well, you did it!”

“Best wishes on this wonderful journey, as you build your new lives together.”

7. Short Wedding Wishes

“Best wishes!”


“Wishing you a lifetime of love!”

“So happy for you!”

“Love and hugs.”

“Wishing you the best!”

“Here’s to love and laughter!”

“To a long and happy marriage.”

“To the happy couple!”

“Cheers to love!”

“Happiness always!”

“To love, laughter, and happily ever after!”

“Joyful wishes to you both.”

“Love greatly.”

“Grow old together.”

“Forever starts today.”

8. Sweet Wedding Wishes

“Wishing you both the happily ever after you deserve. Congratulations on your wedding day!”

“Through the storms of life, may your love for one another be steadfast and strong. Wishing you joy and happiness on your wedding day.”

“Congratulations on finding each other! Your greatest adventure has just begun.”

“On this beautiful day, I wish you a lifetime of happiness and love.”

“May the years ahead be filled with lasting

“As you blend your lives together, may each day be filled with shared joy and lasting love.”

“Congratulations on embarking upon life’s most beautiful journey: love and togetherness.”

“May your love story be as magical and charming as in fairy tales! Congratulations on the wedding!”

“May your marriage be a cloudless night sky, filled with sparkling stars of love, joy, and care.”

“A wedding is just the beginning of a beautiful journey. Wishing you endless happiness and love, side by side.”

“May each day of your marriage be filled with new discoveries and shared dreams.”

“Happy wedding day! May this be the start of a lifetime filled with love and laughter.”

“Together you are stronger, together you are one. Congratulations on finding the perfect partner for life!”

“May your love be a firm foundation for a beautiful married life!”

“As you unite today in love and in friendship, I wish you happiness that reaches every corner of your heart.”

“May your marriage be like a fine wine, improving with age and growing stronger with each passing year.”

9. Cute Wedding Wishes

“May your life together be as sweet as your love.”

“Here’s to love, laughter, and happily ever after. Congratulations!”

“May your marriage be like a well-written romance novel, full of love and adventure.”

“Together is a wonderful place to be. Congratulations on your wedding!”

“You two are a match made in heaven. Wishing you a lifetime of cute moments together!”

“Love is the greatest tale ever told. So glad you two are starting your chapter!”

“May your love story be as magical as you are to each other.”

“Wishing you both the happily ever after you so very much deserve.”

“To the cutest couple ever – may your marriage be as delightful and enduring as your love for each other!”

“May your journey together always sparkle with love and laughter.”

“Sending you cuddles and warm wishes as you embark on this wonderful journey.”

“May your marriage bloom brighter and grow sweeter with each passing day.”

“Wishing you a lifetime of sweet memories and endless love.”

“Cheers to the beginning of your fairy tale. Happy wedding day!”

“Here’s to a sweet journey ahead filled with love and laughter.”

“May your love story be filled with chapters of joy, affection, and cherished moments.”

10. Wedding Wishes for a Colleague

“Congratulations on your marriage! Wishing you a future filled with success and happiness.”

“May your partnership in life be as successful as your partnership at work. Best wishes!”

“Wishing you a wonderful journey as you build your new life together.”

“May your marriage be as rewarding and enriching as your contributions at work.”

“Congratulations on finding the perfect teammate for life!”

“Here’s to love, laughter, and a lifetime of happiness. Congratulations, colleague!”

“May your marriage bring you all the joy and happiness that you bring to our team.”

“Wishing you both an amazing journey ahead filled with love and joy.”

“Congratulations on your nuptials! Here’s to a marriage as productive and successful as your career.”

“Best wishes on this wonderful journey, as you build your new lives together.”

“May your marriage be a source of inspiration just as you are in our workplace.”

“Wishing you joy, love, and happiness on your wedding day and as you begin your new life together.”

“May the love you share be as strong as the professional respect we have for you.”

“Congratulations on your wedding! Looking forward to seeing your new teamwork in action.”

“Just like a successful project, may your marriage achieve milestones of love, happiness, and prosperity.”

“Best wishes to you both in this new chapter of life. May it bring you as much joy as you’ve brought to our team.”