27 Military Wife Quotes That Prove There Are Heroes At Home

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These Amazing Quotes About Military Wives Are So Accurate, It's Scary

Hey military wives, listen up!

We found some of the best quotes that describe you, your life, but most importantly, you're resilience. It is not easy raising a family when your better half is across the world fighting for their country. Military life is not easy and we wanted to share with you some quotes that showcase just how strong you are! You're keeping it all together while maintaining a relationship from afar. Time zones, deployments, Skype calls; you've seen it all.

We thank you for all that you do and we hope these military wives quotes will cheer you up and add a smile to your face.

Military Wife Quotes

  • "Anything worth having is worth waiting for." - Unknown

  • "It takes a strong woman to love a military man." - Unknown

  • "Being deeping loved by someone give you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage." - Lao Tzu

  • "Hug a military wife or give her liquor." - Unknown

  • "Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, “I will try again tomorrow." - Mary Anne Radmacher

  • "Distance is not for the fearful, it is for the bold. It's for those who are willing to spend a lot of time alone in exchange for a little time with the one they love. It's for those knowing a good thing when they see it, even if they don't see it nearly enough." - Meghan Daum

  • "With you, I’m home." - Unknown

  • "Military Wives—Sacrificing Months of Sex for the Country." - Aditi Marthur Kumar

Military Spouse Quotes

  • "Love is what you've been through with somebody." - James Thurber

  • "All human wisdom is summed up in two words--wait and hope." - Alexandre Dumas Pere

  • "Marriage doesn’t make you happy–you make your marriage happy." - Dr. Les Parrott

  • "Love is the greatest gift when given. It is the highest honor when received." - Fawn Weaver

  • "A successful marriage isn’t the union of two perfect people. It’s that of two imperfect people who have learned the value of forgiveness and grace." - Darlene Schacht

  • "You are my favorite hello and my hardest goodbye." - Unknown

  • "I’ll hold you in my heart until I can hold you in my arms." - Unknown

  • "Don’t marry the person you think you can live with; marry only the individual you think you can’t live without." - James C. Dobson

  • "I may not be able to fill their shoes but I will always support our troops." - Unknown

  • "Some people look up to their heroes. I’m in love with mine." - Unknown

Military Spouse Appreciation Quotes

  • "She stood in the storm, and when the wind did not blow her way (and it surely has not), she adjusted her sails." - Elizabeth Edwards

  • "It’s the wide variation of women in our little shared petri dish that makes our lives never boring. Really all that we have in common is we each fell in love with a dude in uniform. The rest of it is a wild card. . . . Each of us trying to get through the day, the deployment, and the time in between." - Angela Ricketts

  • "It doesn’t get easier. You just get stronger." - Unknown

  • "Love doesn’t make the world go round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile." - Franklin P. Jones

  • "Marriage is a mosaic you build with your spouse. Millions of tiny moments that create your love story." - Jennifer Smith

  • "My hero doesn't wear a cape or tights; he doesn't have superpowers and he can't life cars, but he fights to defend his country, and that is enough for me." - Unknown

  • "She refuses to be bored chiefly because she wasn't boring." - Zelda Fitzgerald

  • "The look ordinary, they lace up just the same, but it's not the boots that matter, it's my soldier in the boots that means the world to me." - Unknown

  • "Courage is fear holding on a minute longer." - George Patton

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