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The 12 Best Movie Quotes for a Wedding Speech

wedding speaker IIWeddings have been a staple for movie stories since films began to talk.  From The Wedding Night in 1935, through Father of the Bride, The African Queen, The Graduate, Fiddler on the Roof, Shrek, The Wedding Crashers, and The Proposal and Bride Wars in 2009, weddings have provided the setting for Hollywood screenplays.  Movies also provide a great source of useful quotes for those who have to make a speech at a friend or family member's after-party.  Here are the 12 best movie quotes to use in a wedding speech.


“This kind of certainty comes but once in a lifetime.”
The Bridges of Madison County (1995) – Robert Kincaid (Clint Eastwood) 

“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.”
When Harry Met Sally (1989) – Harry Burns (Billy Crystal) 

“Don't let your past dictate who you are, but let it be part of who you will become.”
My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002) – Nick Portokalos (Louis Mandylor) 

“Happiness is only real when shared.”
Into the Wild (2007) – Christopher McCandless (Emile Hirsch)

“You got to learn to laugh, it's the way to true love.”
Michael (1996) – Michael (John Travolta) 

“The world is what you make of it, friend.  If it doesn’t fit, you make alterations.”
Silverado (1985) – Stella (Linda Hunt) 

“Success is nothing without someone you love to share it with.”
Mahogany (1975) – Brian (Billy Dee Williams)

“A little nonsense now and then is relished by the wisest men.”
Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (1971) – Willy Wonka (Gene Wilder) 

“Live long and prosper.”
Star Trek (2009) – Spock (Zachary Quinto)

“Be excellent to each other.”
Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure (1989) – Rufus (George Carlin)

“Right now, the lessons of my life are coming in handy for you.”
Spanglish (2004) – Evelyn Wright (Cloris Leachman)

“There are only four questions of value in life, Don Octavio.  What is sacred? Of what is the spirit made?  What is worth living for, and what is worth dying for?  The answer to each is the same - only love.”
Don Juan DeMarco (1995) - Don Juan DeMarco (Johnny Depp)

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