62 Ed Sheeran Song Lyrics to Quote in Your Instagram Captions

Calling all Sheerios.
The Best Ed Sheeran Lyrics for Your Wedding & Relationship Captions
Photo: Theo Wargo / Getty Images
brittany barber headshot
Brittany Barber
brittany barber headshot
Brittany Barber
The Knot Contributor
  • From top movie picks to celebrity scoops and travel advice, Brittany writes on a wide range of topics for The Knot.
  • While Brittany is a contributing writer for The Knot Worldwide, she also provides shopping content for publications like BuzzFeed, CTV and The National Post.
  • Brittany has a Bachelor of Arts in media and communications studies, along with minors in creative writing, theater studies and music performance....
Updated Jul 21, 2023

You already know there's something special about Ed Sheeran song lyrics that make them "Perfect" for Instagram captions. With phrases like, "We found love right where we are," there's no wonder why so many pair his lyrics with their biggest life moments. From heartfelt proposal pics to memorable honeymoon moments, there's a quote for just about any romantic occasion with Sheeran.

Some Sheerios (ahem, fans) may even be eagerly anticipating Ed Sheeran live in concert this summer. Well, we've got you covered with plenty of caption ideas for the +–=÷× Tour (pronounced the Mathematics Tour). Without further ado, here are 62 Ed Sheeran Instagram captions that'll make your next social media post and "Photograph" sing.

In this article:

Ed Sheeran Concert Captions for the '+–=÷× Tour' (or the 'Mathematics' Tour)

If you have tickets to Ed Sheeran's current tour, you're in for a treat. The two-hour show draws from Plus (2011), Multiply (2014), Divide (2017), Equals (2021) and Subtract (2023). Here are some song lyric captions from each album you can use for the pictures you post at the concert.

  • "Loving can heal, loving can mend your soul" — "Photograph," x (Multiply)
  • Rain keeps beating on the rooftop, muddying the glass, but God, I love the sound of heaven" — "Vega," - (Subtract)
  • "Just love and understanding, positivity" — "What Do I Know," ÷ (Divide)
  • "You were born to run and run 'til you find your fire" — "Wildflowers," - (Subtract)
  • "You are the earth I will stand upon, you are the words I will sing" — "This," + (Plus)
  • "Come and kiss me, salt water" — "Salt Water," - (Subtract)
  • "Bibia be ye ye" — "Bibia Be Ye Ye," ÷ (Divide)
  • "Chocolate-covered roof and candy cars, rainbow sugar river we can sail upon" — "Sandman," = (Equals)
  • "And we watched the sunset over the castle on the hill" — "Castle on the Hill," ÷ (Divide)
  • "I fell in love with the sparkle in the moonlight" — "Barcelona," ÷ (Divide)

Ed Sheeran Instagram Captions For Couples

The Best Ed Sheeran Lyrics for Your Wedding
Photo: Theo Wargo / Getty Images

Whether you're a Sheerio or a casual listener, here are some cute Ed Sheeran song lyrics to pair with the next photo dump of you and your partner.

  • "Oh, kiss me, beneath the milky twilight" — "Kiss Me," + (Plus)
  • "Girl, you know I want your love" — "Shape of You," ÷ (Divide)
  • "I saw a shooting star and thought of you" — "All of The Stars," The Fault in Our Stars
  • "Baby, the best part of me is you, lately, everything's making sense too" — "Best Part of Me," No.6 Collaborations Project
  • "And you will never know just how beautiful you are to me" — ​​"Wake Me Up," + (Plus)
  • "And if I fall for you, would you fall too?" — "Fall," 5 (Five)
  • "I'm in love with the shape of you" — "Shape of You," ÷ (Divide)
  • "Maybe we found love right where we are" — "Thinking Out Loud," x (Multiply)
  • "We are still kids, but we're so in love, fighting against all odds" — "Perfect," ÷ (Divide)

Ed Sheeran Instagram Captions For Engagement and Proposal Photos

Go ahead and borrow one of these adorable one-liners when you announce the big news on social media. You know you want to.

  • "The greatest thing that I have achieved, these four little words, down on one knee" — "First Times," = (Equals)
  • "Oh, I never knew you were the someone waiting for me" — "Perfect," ÷ (Divide)
  • "Falling deeper in love with you, so tell me that you love me too" — "How Would You Feel," ÷ (Divide)
  • "Give me love like never before, 'cause lately I've been craving more" — "Give Me Love," + (Plus)
  • "Take my hand and my heart and soul, I will only have these eyes for you" — "One," x (Multiply)
  • "She is the flint that sparks the lighter, and the fuel that will hold the flame" — "Hearts Don't Break Around Here," ÷ (Divide)
  • "Darling, just hold my hand, be my girl, I'll be your man" — "Perfect," ÷ (Divide)
  • "I'll pick your feet up off of the ground and never ever let you down" — "Grade 8," + (Plus)

Ed Sheeran Instagram Captions For Wedding Photos

Ed Sheeran playing the guitar outside at his concert
Photo: Gerardo Mora / Getty Images

If you're thinking up a caption for your first look or your first dance, these Ed Sheeran lyrics should do the trick.

  • "Take me into your loving arms" — "Thinking Out Loud," x (Multiply)
  • "Well, I found a girl, beautiful and sweet" — "Perfect," ÷ (Divide)
  • "'Cause you are the only one" — "One," x (Multiply)
  • "She is the lighthouse in the night, that will safely guide me home" — "Hearts Don't Break Around Here," ÷ (Divide)
  • "And we're set alight, we're afire love" — "Afire Love," x (Multiply)
  • "Love can change the world in a moment, but what do I know?" — "What Do I Know," ÷ (Divide)
  • "That every night I'll kiss you, you'll say in my ear, oh we're in love, aren't we?" — "Hearts Don't Break Around Here," ÷ (Divide)
  • "See, I could do without a tan on my left hand, where my fourth finger meets my knuckle" — ​​"Wake Me Up," + (Plus)
  • "You and I, two of a mind, this love's one of a kind" — "Fall," 5 (Five)
  • "And I can't wait to make a million more first times" — "First Times," = (Equals)
  • "Cause darling, you look perfect tonight" — "Perfect," ÷ (Divide)

Ed Sheeran Instagram Captions For Bachelorette Parties

Whether you're dancing the night away, enjoying the company of your closest friends or indulging in a weekend getaway, we know your camera roll is about to be filled with memories from your bachelorette party. What better way to caption your fave shots than with these fun Ed Sheeran lyrics?

  • "Light up the night, we were made to be stars" — "Vega," - (Subtract)
  • "You know hearts don't break around here" — "Hearts Don't Break Around Here," ÷ (Divide)
  • "Me and my friends at the table doing shots, drinking fast and then we talk slow" — "Shape of You," ÷ (Divide)
  • "And let's pretend we're dancing in the street, in Barcelona" — "Barcelona," ÷ (Divide)
  • "Take my hand, stop, put Van the Man on the jukebox, and then we start to dance" — "Shape of You," ÷ (Divide)
  • "Oh, get up, up on the dancefloor tonight, I've got two left feet and a bottle of red wine" — "Barcelona," ÷ (Divide)

Ed Sheeran Instagram Captions For Your Honeymoon

Ed Sheeran playing the guitar in concert
Photo: Kevin Winter / Getty Images

These Ed Sheeran Instagram captions will complement your honeymoon photos, whether you're strolling hand in hand on a pristine beach or exploring a vibrant cityscape.

  • "So I take you to the beach and walk along the sand, and I'll make you a heart pendant with a pebble held in my hand" — ​​"Wake Me Up," + (Plus)
  • "Kiss me under the light of a thousand stars" — "Thinking Out Loud," x (Multiply)
  • "Your love was handmade for somebody like me" — "Shape of You," ÷ (Divide)
  • "Love tonight, one on one by the candlelight" — "Love In Slow Motion," = (Equals)
  • "Took my heart upon a one way trip, guess she went wandering off with it" — "Hearts Don't Break Around Here," ÷ (Divide)
  • "Although my heart is falling too, I'm in love with your body" — "Shape of You," ÷ (Divide)
  • "Over and over, we spend our lives living fast forward, but not tonight, love in slow motion" — "Love In Slow Motion," = (Equals)
  • "Timе stops to still when you are in my arms, it always will" — "Tides," = (Equals)
  • "Fill up the engine, we can drive real far, go dancin' underneath the stars" — "Shivers," = (Equals)
  • "And you and I we're flying on an aeroplane tonight, we're going somewhere where the sun is shining bright" — "Barcelona," ÷ (Divide)

Ed Sheeran Instagram Captions For Anniversaries

When it comes to anniversary quotes, Ed Sheeran's music has a way of capturing the depth of emotions that come with each passing year. From his soul-stirring ballads to his lively, upbeat tunes, here are some Ed Sheeran lyrics that resonate with the journey of love and commitment.

  • "And out of all these things I've done, I think I love you better now" — "Lego House," + (Plus)
  • "From the snow white streak in her jet black hair, over sixty years I've been loving her" — "Nancy Mulligan," ÷ (Divide)
  • "I want you to know it's enough for me, 'cause all that you are is all that I'll ever need" — "Tenerife Sea," x (Multiply)
  • "And if you're broken I'll mend ya, and I keep you sheltered from the storm" — "Lego House," + (Plus)
  • "I could look into your eyes until the sun comes up" — "Afire Love," x (Multiply)
  • "Every day discovering something brand new, I'm in love with the shape of you" — "Shape of You," ÷ (Divide)
  • "And darling I will be loving you 'til we're 70" — "Thinking Out Loud," x (Multiply)
  • "Baby, let's slow down time, maybe just press rewind, darling, that dress reminds me of the first time" — "Love In Slow Motion," = (Equals)
  • "I can still feel the butterflies from when we stumbled home that night" — "First Times," = (Equals)
Up Next
  • Father of the Bride movie poster; Crazy Rich Asians movie poster
    The Best Wedding Movies, According to The Knot