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A bride at her second marriage does not wear a veil. She wants to see what she is getting.
~ Helen Rowland | ( American journalist and humorist. ) | 1875-1950 | Marriage
quotes Division : Humorists and Comedians   
     
A good marriage would be between a blind wife and a deaf husband.
~ Michel Eyquem de Montaigne | ( French philosopher and essayist. ) | 1533-1592 | Marriage
quotes Division : French Philosophers   
     
A happy marriage is a long conversation which always seems too short.
~ André Maurois | (French writer. ) | 1885-1967 | Marriage
quotes Division : French Authors and Writers   
     
A marriage without conflicts is almost as inconceivable as a nation without crises.
~ André Maurois | (French writer. ) | 1885-1967 | Marriage
quotes Division : French Authors and Writers   
     
A successful marriage is an edifice that must be rebuilt every day.
~ André Maurois | (French writer. ) | 1885-1967 | Marriage
quotes Division : French Authors and Writers   
     
A woman must be a genius to create a good husband.
~ Honore de Balzac | ( French novelist. ) | 1799-1850 | Marriage
quotes Division : Novelists   
     
A woman seldom asks advice before she has bought her wedding clothes.
~ Joseph Addison | (English essayist and poet ) | 1672 - 1719 | Marriage
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
A woman seldom asks advice before she has bought her wedding clothes.
~ Joseph Addison | (English essayist and poet ) | 1672 - 1719 | Marriage
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
After marriage, a woman's sight becomes so keen that she can see right through her husband without looking at him, and a man's so dull that he can look right through his wife without seeing her.
~ Helen Rowland | ( American journalist and humorist. ) | 1875-1950 | Marriage
quotes Division : Humorists and Comedians   
     
All tragedies are finished by a death, all comedies by a marriage.
~ Lord Byron | ( British poet. ) | 1788-1824 | Marriage
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
An undutiful daughter will prove an unmanageable wife.
~ Benjamin Franklin | ( American statesman ) | 1706-1790 | Marriage
quotes Division : Statesmen and politicians   
     
As a general thing, when the woman wears the pants in the family, she has a good right to them.
~ Josh Billings | ( American humorist and lecturer. ) | 1815-1885 | Marriage
quotes Division : Humorists and Comedians   
     
Before marriage, a man will go home and lie awake all night thinking about something you said; after marriage, he'll go to sleep before you finish saying it.
~ Helen Rowland | ( American journalist and humorist. ) | 1875-1950 | Marriage
quotes Division : Humorists and Comedians   
     
Both marriage and death ought to be welcome: The one promises happiness, doubtless the other assures it.
~ Mark Twain | (American Humorist and Educator ) | 1835 - 1910 | Marriage
quotes Division : Humorists and Comedians   
     
By all means marry. If you get a good wife you will become happy, and if you get a bad one you will become a philosopher.
~ Socrates | ( Greek philosopher of Athens ) | 469 - 399 BC | Marriage
quotes Division : Ancient Greeks   
     
By taking a second wife he pays the highest compliment to the first, by showing that she made him so happy as a married man, that he wishes to be so a second time.
~ Samuel Johnson | ( British author. ) | 1709-1784 | Marriage
quotes Division : British Authors and Writers   
     
Deceive not thyself by over-expecting happiness in the married estate. Remember the nightingales which sing only some months in the spring, but commonly are silent when they have hatched their eggs, as if their mirth were turned into care for their young ones.
~ Thomas Fuller | ( British clergyman and author. ) | 1608-1661 | Marriage
quotes Division : Religious People   
     
Every marriage tends to consist of an aristocrat and a peasant. Of a teacher and a learner.
~ John Updike | ( American writer. ) | 1932 - | Marriage
quotes Division : American writers   
     
For it is mutual trust, even more than mutual interest that holds human associations together. Our friends seldom profit us but they make us feel safe. Marriage is a scheme to accomplish exactly that same end.
~ Henry Louis Mencken | ( American journalist ) | 1880-1956 | Marriage
quotes Division : Journalists   
     
God invented concubinage, Satan marriage.
~ Francis Picabia | ( French painter, and poet. ) | 1878-1953 | Marriage
quotes Division : Artists   
     
Happiness in marriage is entirely a matter of chance.
~ Jane Austen | (English novelist. ) | 1775-1817 | Marriage
quotes Division : Novelists   
     

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