Anniversary Sayings and Quotes - For Inspiration and Humor

Are you on the lookout for some funny or inspirational anniversary sayings and quotes?

If someone you know is celebrating an anniversary, you are probably looking for a few quirky words to write in a homemade card, or to add some inspiration to your gift with age old profoundness. Here are some popular sayings that are used to liven up anniversaries across the globe.

"Love is the thing that enables a woman to sing while she mops up the floor after her husband has walked across it in his barn boots." - Hoosier Farmer

"Our wedding was many years ago. The celebration continues to this day." - Gene Perret (Wow! What an inspiring anniversary saying!)

"Spouse: someone who'll stand by you through all the trouble you wouldn't have had if you'd stayed single." - Author Unknown

"The difficulty with marriage is that we fall in love with a personality, but must live with a character." - Peter Devries

"Love is a symbol of eternity. It wipes out all sense of time, destroying all memory of a beginning and all fear of an end." - Author Unknown

"Are we not like two volumes of one book?" - Marceline Desbordes-Valmore (This is a rather sweet anniversary saying.)

"A man reserves his true and deepest love not for the species of woman in whose company he finds himself electrified and enkindled, but for that one in whose company he may feel tenderly drowsy." - George Jean Nathan

"If two stand shoulder to shoulder against the gods,
Happy together, the gods themselves are helpless
Against them while they stand so."
- Maxwell Anderson

"Let us be grateful to people who make us happy, they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom." - Marcel Proust (Here is a meaningful and inspiring anniversary saying.)

"Love is not the dying moan of a distant violin - it's the triumphant twang of a bedspring." - S.J. Perelman

"Oh, the comfort, the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person, having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words, but pouring them all out, just as they are, chaff and grain together, certain that a faithful hand will take and sift them, keep what is worth keeping, and with a breath of kindness blow the rest away." - Dinah Craik

"We are all a little weird and life's a little weird, and when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and fall in mutual weirdness and call it love." - Author Unknown (This is a funny love quote, but oh so inspirational, too!)

"A wedding anniversary is the celebration of love, trust, partnership, tolerance and tenacity. The order varies for any given year." - Paul Sweeney (This is one that can rank among funny quotes as well as inspirational anniversary sayings!)

"Love is one long sweet dream, and marriage is the alarm clock." - Author Unknown

"A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person." - Mignon McLaughlin

Use the anniversary sayings as they are, but try to reflect the couple's personality and character with the saying you choose to add that extra touch to your gift. You can also use these sayings for inspiration to write your own personal, funny or inspirational message.

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