Find tips, examples, quotes and samples on how to say, write and
express your congratulations during your wedding toast to the newlyweds. Anxiety usually sets in when we sit down to write a wedding toast as we
are unsure how it will come across in front of a large audience. This
is usually why it is so hard to find the appropriate words that share
your wishes to the bride and groom in front of all their family
7 Tips to Help You Write Your Own Wedding Toast:
off by introducing yourself and how you know the couple.
Mention how much you enjoyed the ceremony, if you were touched by
their vows or the elegance of the ceremony or even the uniqueness of
the ceremony. Make some special comment on the proceedings.
a positive comment about the bride and grooms relationship. How
special they are to have found each other or what a great couple
they are. A memory you have of the couple could always be told here
could always insert a joke if you are a comedian but make sure it is
respectful of the couple. Toasts should always be a warm
and personal tribute to the couple so keep it clean, sweet and
quote or poem could always be read on their behalf.
on cheerful note by congratulating them or wishing them well.
Express your hopes for them in the future.
Hopefully you’ve remembered a glass to cheer to them! You can say
to the bride and groom or use their names instead of bride and groom
and then Cheers!
10 Wedding Toast Etiquette
Don’t give a
toast when you are drunk.
what you say and short and sweet.
up past relationships.
you look presentable before going up in front of all those people.
release any future plans the couple may have confided to you and
don’t predict they are going to be doing things in the future that
you are not sure about.
Keep costs and wedding gifts out of the toast.
talking about your own marriage unless you have a positive and
helpful tip for them. ie. to cherish and love each other from now
practice your speech before hand and let someone else read it to
make sure if sounds alright.
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It is always easier to write a toast when you have an example
to take a look at first. We have written a toast for your
convenience hoping that it will give you inspiration to assist you to
write your own toast. Giving a toast or speech at a wedding is
a nice way to express your congratulations.
27 Wedding Toast Examples:
is Jane Doe and I have been a close friend of the bride and grooms for
about 5 years now. I am also lucky to be Donna’s maid of honor. I
would first of all like to say to the bride and groom how beautiful it
was to hear them vow their love to each other. It was a beautiful
ceremony to say the least.
Chris have been together for almost as long as I have known them. They
have always shown love and affection for each other through this time
and I have never thought they were anything but perfect for each other.
I have a
short poem that I feel best describes this day. “Today is a day you
will always remember- the greatest in anyone's life. You'll start off
the day just two people in love and end it as husband and wife. And
with luck, all your hopes, and your dreams can be real, may success find
its way to your hearts. Tomorrow can bring you the greatest of joys,
but today is the day it all starts."
Congratulations Donna and Chris and I wish you all the love in the
world. Let raise our glasses and toast to the newlyweds Donna and
After looking over this example toast, if you are still having trouble
finding the right words, feel free to use this sample toast, make a few
changes in order to make it your own. What a nice way to tell the newly
married couple how happy you are for them!
Here are some more ways of sharing your congratulations:
May this be the start of something
When two people fall in love and promise
to love each other forever and ever... // ...the only real thing to say is,
May you live happily ever after.
Wedding Card Messages
Loads of happiness, love and laughter
being sent your way.
wedding says the proverb, makes another, soon or late. Never yet was
marriage entered in the heavenly book of fate but what the names were also
written of a patient pair who wait. Whose will be the next occasion for the
flowers, the feast, the wine? Thine, perchance, fairest maiden, or, who
knows it may be mine.
Congratulations on getting this far. May
your day continue to follow your dreams and may I say how incredible proud
your _______ would be to see you today.
Wish You Were Here
lady we love and the friend we trust.
We are so grateful that you are in our
What To Write In A Thank You Card
Wishing you both the best good mornings any couple could have and may they
last your entire marriage.
Good Morning Wishes
God, the best maker of all marriages,
combine your hearts in one, your realms in one.
Allow me to congratulate you both on taking the next great step in your
could’t wait to raise a glass to you both on your wedding day and hear all
the great things people have to say about the two of you, and here we are!
What To Write In A Wedding Card
To Be One
With Each Other
What greater thing is there for two human souls than to feel that they are
joined together to strengthen each other in all labour, to minister to each
other in all sorrow, to share with each other in all gladness, to be one
with each other in the silent unspoken memories?
George Eliot (1819-1880)
Wishing you many blessings in love, faith and family!
We've holidays and holy days, and memory days
And when we've toasted every one, I offer
just one more.
So let us lift our glasses high, and drink a
The day, deep buried in each heart, that each
one loves the most.
Merry Christmas Wishes
Funny Wedding Toasts
Its been a long time coming, but the two
of you have finally made the commitment the rest of us have been watching
from afar as patiently as possible! You should have known we are not very
patient people! Engagement Wishes
I’ve always wanted to toast to you
brother but was starting to think this day would never come. But hey, better
late than never so here’s to the best brother a gal could ever ask for!
Happy Birthday Brother
When wealth weds wealth in the game of
life, by cynics it is stated, tis not for love, but man and wife each wish
to be cheque-mated.
Irish Wedding Toasts
Here's a health to all those that we love,
Here's a health to all those that love us,
Here's a health to all those
That love them
That love those
That love them
That love those
that love us.
Irish Wedding Toast
to thee and me an aw’ on us! May we ne’re want nought, none of us! Neither
thee nor me nor anybody else, aw on us = nawn on us.
you have the unspeakable good fortune to win a true heart, and the merit to
May good fortune follow you all your
days, and never catch up with you. An Irishman’s Toast
May all your joys be pure joys,
and all your pain be champagne.
Happy Birthday Blessings
Wedding Toast Quotes and Sayings
Celebrate this season with a toast to
great family and friends with a great glass of champagne.
Marriage – the happy estate which resembles a pair of shears; so joined that
they cannot be separated; often moving in apposite directions, yet always
punishing anyone who comes between them.
Marriage – The gate through which the happy lover leaves his enchanted
ground and returns from paradise to earth.
Wedlock - May the single all be married and all the married be happy. Love
to one, friendship to many and good will to all.
So as you can see,
writing speeches does not have to be difficult. All you have to
do is follow a few simple steps and you will have your own personal
toast to say to the newlyweds.
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