15 Romantic Song Lyrics to Use in Your Wedding

Sweet and swoon-worthy lines perfect for your big day.

Considering that lyrics are essentially poetry set to music, it’s no wonder that quotes from love songs are able to convey the most romantic of sentiments. If you and your sweetheart are big music fans, you may want to incorporate these sweet phrases into your nuptials. While a particularly touching line may end up inspiring your choice of a first-dance song, quotes can also be included on signage, cocktail napkins, ceremony programs, and even your vows! 

the most romantic lyrics from love songs to use in your wedding 
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By including a line from a beloved tune in your wedding day, you increase the opportunities of being whisked back to that special day: whenever you hear one of the songs quoted, you will find yourself smiling as you reflect on the celebration of your love. The amount of romantic lyrics may be endless, but we have gathered a few of our favorites to help get you started.

“All of me loves all of you. Love your curves and all your edges, all your perfect imperfections.” - “All of Me” by John Legend

"I like me better when I'm with you." - "I Like Me Better" by Lauv

“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

“I could make you happy, make your dreams come true. Nothing that I wouldn’t do. Go to the ends of the earth for you to make you feel my love.” - "Make You Feel My Love" - Bob Dylan

“Your smile’s forever in my mind and memory.” - "Thinking Out Loud" by Ed Sheeran

"I believe in something, I believe in us." - "Us" by James Bay

“And I need you more than want you. And I want you for all time.” - "Witchita Lineman" by Glen Campbell

“Whenever I'm alone with you, you make me feel like I am home again. Whenever I'm alone with you, you make me feel like I am whole again.” - “Lovesong” by The Cure

“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 

“I knew I loved you before I met you. I think I dreamed you into life.” - “I Knew I Loved You” by Savage Garden 

“Where was I before the day that I first saw your lovely face? Now I see it every day, and I know that I am the luckiest.” - “The Luckiest” by Ben Folds 

“I have all I’ve waited for and I could not ask for more.” - “I Could Not Ask For More” by Edwin McCain 

“You wear white, and I’ll wear out the words ‘I love you.’” - “Marry Me” by Train 

“For my dreams did come true when I looked at you.” - “Overjoyed” by Stevie Wonder

“Home is wherever I’m with you.” - “Home” by Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros 

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Authored by: Emily Lasnier