Top 10 Marriage Quotes of 2012 from Celebrity Wives

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Dozens of new celebrity marriages have taken place this year, and to celebrate, we’re honoring those unions with our favorite marriage quotes of 2012 from famous wives. Some are comical, others heartfelt — but ultimately they’re all honest accounts of what it truly takes to make a marriage work.

“He’s my home now … It makes me almost want to cry. He’s the father of my child, and I’m the mother of his child. I’m finally a part of a family, and it’s a miracle.” — Drew Barrymore

“It feels like you have this partner who’s going to be with you and also change light bulbs. And you know, do dishes with you.” — Jessica Biel

“Having a baby has made [our marriage] stronger…you look at your husband and you’re like, ‘We did this together.” — Hilary Duff

“This is what I find difficult about talking about my marriage: It’s hard to sum up something that’s so vital and means everything to you in a sound bite. Do you know what I mean? All I can say is that it’s an effing blast.” — Emily Blunt

“I would never have gotten married if it weren’t for him. You have to want to be married to someone. You have to feel that reciprocated. Marriage for marriage’s sake doesn’t make any sense to me, and I found someone with whom I could put my money where my mouth is, I guess.” — Anne Hathaway

“Having kids takes the whole relationship to another place. It is the ultimate collaboration. Both of us have such strong opinions about how it should be, and it’s really fun to do it together.” — Gwen Stefani

“I truly feel like he’s my soul mate. I don’t want to sound corny or cliché, but I do believe we are destined to live this part of our lives together.” — Megan Fox

“”He knows when to swoop in with the gesture. He’s sweet that way. Honestly, I would do anything for that man, because I know it’s not taken for granted.” — Jennifer Garner

“Tonight was an incredible night. I can’t express how amazing it was to renew our vows in Paris at the top of the Eiffel tower.” — Mariah Carey

“At first it was weird. Sometimes I still have those moments where I can’t believe I’m married. I spent 27 years not being married and I kinda got used to it. For the first year of our marriage, I still would give people gifts and write: ‘Love, Carrie,’ and I’m like, okay, now I’m ‘Carrie and Mike.’ There’s two of us now. But I’m getting better all the time.” — Carrie Underwood

What are some of your favorite love quotes?

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