527 Total Quotes

Marriage Quotes

Albert Einstein
Women marry men hoping they will change. Men marry women hoping they will not. So each is inevitably disappointed.
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Mahatma Gandhi, ,
I first learned the concepts of non-violence in my marriage.
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Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
If there is such a thing as a good marriage, it is because it resembles friendship rather than love.
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Oscar Wilde
Long engagements give people the opportunity of finding out each other's character before marriage, which is never advisable.
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Pearl Buck
A good marriage is one which allows for change and growth in the individuals and in the way they express their love.
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George Bernard Shaw
It is most unwise for people in love to marry.
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Henry Ward Beecher
Well married a person has wings, poorly married shackles.
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The marriage didn't work out but the separation is great.
Liz Smith Permalink
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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
When a wife has a good husband it is easily seen in her face.
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Joseph Campbell
When you make the sacrifice in marriage, you're sacrificing not to each other but to unity in a relationship.
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What is fascinating about marriage is why anyone wants to get married.
Alain Botton Permalink
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Oscar Wilde
They flaunt their conjugal felicity in one's face, as if it were the most fascinating of sins.
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The horror of wedlock, the most appalling, the most loathsome of all the bonds humankind has devised for its own discomfort and degradation.
Marquis De Sade Permalink
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If more can be encouraged to participate in marriage preparation, divorces will be reduced.
Alan Hawkins Permalink
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George Bernard Shaw
Marriage is popular because it combines the maximum of temptation with the maximum of opportunity.
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Samuel Johnson
Marriage has many pains, but celibacy has no pleasures.
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It's a sad house where the hen crows louder than the cock.
Scottish Proverb Permalink
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A man will teach his wife what is needed to arouse his desires. And there is no reason for a woman to know any more than what her husband is prepared to teach her. If she gets married knowing far too much about what she wants and doesn't want then she will be ready to find fault with her husband.
Barbara Cartland Permalink
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A marriage based on full confidence, based on complete and unqualified frankness on both sides; they are not keeping anything back; there's no deception underneath it all. If I might so put it, it's an agreement for the mutual forgiveness of sin.
Henrik Ibsen Permalink
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I don't think a prostitute is more moral than a wife, but they are doing the same thing.
Prince Philip Permalink
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Except for poverty, incompatibility, opposition of parents, absence of love on one side and of desire to marry on both, nothing stands in the way of our happy union.
Cyril Connolly Permalink
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Elbert Hubbard
The trouble with many married people is that they are trying to get more out of marriage than there is in it
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It's like going to the courthouse and picking out 50 marriage certificates and spreading them out and saying who is going to be married 40 years from now. There are so many factors that come into play. How is a player going to mature? Is he going to have a drug problem in a couple of years? There are so many ways for a kid to go sideways, and sometimes it has nothing to do with anything negative.
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
Is not marriage an open question, when it is alleged, from the beginning of the world, that such as are in the institution wish to get out, and such as are out wish to get in?
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Ambrose Gwinett Bierce
The world has suffered more from the ravages of ill-advised marriages than from virginity.
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Zig Ziglar
Many people spend more time in planning the wedding than they do in planning the marriage
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I'm not getting married, ... Our relationship is so new we don't even really know what it is yet.
Alyssa Milano Permalink
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The concerts you enjoy together neighbors you annoy together children you destroy together that make marriage a joy
Stephen Sondheim Permalink
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Erica Mann Jong
Bigamy is having one husband too many. Monogamy is the same.
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Samuel Johnson
There is, indeed, nothing that so much seduces reason from vigilance, as the thought of passing life with an amiable woman.
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