What Are Some Good Quotes for the Mother of the Groom?

Caiaimage/Chris Ryan/OJO+/Getty Images

During her speeches, the mother of the groom should appear humorous and down to earth, beginning her speech by discussing the beauty of the ceremony, and then transitioning into amusing family anecdotes and humorous observations. These include jokes about the priest taking too long, stories about the groom as a young man, and wry marital observations, such as claiming her own marriage has stayed together because of a vow that the first who leaves gets stuck with the kids.

ADVERTISEMENT