22 Engagement Quotes that will Inspire You to Love More

Engagements are one of the happiest milestones for any couple. It takes a couples’ relationship into the next level and is the first step towards a couple committing to each other for the rest of their lives. Outside of a couple’s wedding day and the day that they have a child, the day that they get engaged is probably one of the most romantic days in the life cycle of any romantic relationship.

To celebrate the grand tradition of the proposal and engagements in general, we’ve collected 22 engagement quotes here that will hopefully inspire you to show more caring and affection for your significant others. We also collect this set of quotes to celebrate the civil rights victory that just happened in the US. For those LGBT couples out there who are have recently gotten engaged, we wish the best of luck to you, and this small selection of curated engagement quotes is dedicated to you and your unwavering pursuit for equality under the law.

Hopefully, may the following words inspire you to love a little bit more. We’ve included a number of engagement quotes from variety of sources, including intellectuals, writers, and historical figures. We hope that the following quotes about engagement will inspire you in believing true love exists.  

22 Engagement Quotes that You Should Take to Heart

Engagement Quote 1

Success in marriage does not come merely through finding the right mate, but through being the right mate.

Barnett R. Brickner

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It’s so great to find that one special person you want to annoy for the rest of your life.

Rita Rudner

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Chains do not hold a marriage together. It is threads, hundreds of tiny threads which sew people together through the years.

Simone Signoret

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Engagement Quotes 2

You come to love not by finding the perfect person, but by seeing an imperfect person perfectly.

Sam Keen

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Love would never be a promise of a rose garden unless it is showered with light of faith, water of sincerity and air of passion.

Author Unknown

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Anyone can catch your eye, but it takes someone special to catch your heart.

Author Unknown

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Love is the expansion of two natures in such fashion that each include the other, each is enriched by the other.

Felix Adler

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Engagement Quote 3

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

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In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.

Mignon McLaughlin

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True love stories never have endings.

Richard Bach

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Spouse: someone who’ll stand by you through all the trouble you wouldn’t have had if you’d stayed single.

Author Unknown

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Engagement Quotes 4

Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice, but for those who love, time is eternity.

Henry Van Dyke

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I have an engagement ring, which is my favorite accessory.

Jules Asner

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Love is the emblem of eternity: it confounds all notion of time: effaces all memory of a beginning, all fear of an end.

Germaine De Stael

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

Anonymous

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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

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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

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