Whatever our religion, we know that if we really want to love, we must first learn to forgive before anything else.— Mother Teresa
Sentimental Before Marriage quotations
Ultimately, the bond of all companionship, whether in marriage or friendship, is conversation.
Before marriage, a girl has to make love to a man to hold him.
After marriage, she has to hold him to make love to him.
Before marriage, a man declares that he would lay down his life to serve you;
after marriage, he won't even lay down his newspaper to talk to you.
We simply can't abandon ship every time we encounter a storm in our marriage. Real love is about weathering the storms of life together.
My parents were both from Scotland, but had been resident in Lower Canada some time before their marriage, which took place in Montreal; and in that city I spent most of my life.
In marriage do thou be wise: prefer the person before money, virtue before beauty, the mind before the body; then thou hast a wife, a friend, a companion, a second self.
Men should keep their eyes wide open before marriage, and half-shut afterwards.
The best romance is inside marriage; the finest love stories come after the wedding, not before.
By not having sex before marriage, you are insisting on your right to take these things seriously, when many around you do not seem to. By reserving a part of you for someone else, you are insisting on your right to keep something sacred.
Marriage is two imperfect people committing themselves to a perfect institution, by making perfect vows from imperfect lips before a perfect God.
One of the first things you and your fiance need to develop is a meaningful prayer life even before the wedding. My wife, Shirley, and I did that, and the time we have spent on our knees has been the stabilizing factor throughout nearly forty years of marriage.
You need only do three things in this country to avoid poverty - finish high school, marry before having a child, and marry after the age of 20. Only 8 percent of the families who do this are poor; 79 percent of those who fail to do this are poor.
But love, I’ve come to understand, is more than three words mumbled before bedtime. Love is sustained by action, a pattern of devotion in the things we do for each other every day.
Gay marriage is inevitable. The next generation, they get it. It is just a matter of time before it becomes a reality.
Before marriage, a man will lie awake thinking about something you said;
after marriage , he'll fall asleep before you finish saying it.
Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, and half-shut afterwards.
Do not believe that living together before marriage guarantees the future.
By burning certain stages, you risk burning love itself. Time needs to be respected gradually, just like the expressions of love.
A liberated woman is one who has sex before marriage and a job after.
You know what I did before I married? Anything I wanted to.
Bishop Frederick Henry of Calgary is facing at least two official objections to his public statements along with expensive hearings before the Alberta Human Rights Commission for expressing his biblical views on same sex marriage.
It is wrong to wear diamonds before luncheon, except on one’s marriage rings.
Before, after, and during breakfast, luncheon and dinner, it is vulgar to wear a mixture of colored precious stones. It is always a comfort to know that so many things one can’t afford to do anyway are vulgar.
Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, and halfway closed there after.
The real achievement in discoveries... is seeing an analogy where no one saw one before... The essence of discovery is that unlikely marriage of cabbages and kings — of previously unrelated frames of reference or universes of discourse — whose union will solve the previously insoluble problem.
Before my marriage, I didn’t think about all the obligations that were awaiting me. My experience has proved useful and I think that I have a natural propensity to feel compassion for people and their problems.
In marriage do thou be wise; prefer the person before money; virtue before beauty; the mind before the body.
Man scans with scrupulous care the character and pedigree of his horses, cattle, and dogs before he matches them; but when he comes to his own marriage he rarely, or never, takes any such care.
Story writers say that love is concerned only with young people, and the excitement and glamour of romance end at the altar. How blind they are. The best romance is inside marriage; the finest love stories come after the wedding, not before.
Being a good husband is like being a good stand-up comic - you need ten years before you can even call yourself a beginner.
I would like it to be known that I have decided not to marry Group Capt.
Peter Townsend. Mindful of the church's teaching that Christian marriage is indissoluble, and conscious of my duty to the Commonwealth, I have resolved to put these considerations before any others.
To avoid mistakes and regrets, always consult your wife before engaging in a flirtation.
The problem with marriage is that it ends every night after making love, and it must be rebuilt every morning before breakfast.
The complaints which anyone voices against his mate indicate exactly the qualities which stimulated attraction before marriage.
I believe one of the best preparations for marriage is participating in a small group. If a person has learned to be intimate and honest with a few friends before they get married, they will have less reason to fear intimacy after they are married.
To speak frankly, I am not in favour of long engagements.
They give people the opportunity of finding out each other's character before marriage, which I think is never advisable.
Harder than training for the Olympics, harder than graduating from college, has been to stay a virgin before marriage.
I jest, of course; premature ejaculation isn't a laughing matter for anyone, except for your friends when you tell them about it on the phone the next morning. My first marriage ended because the main event was invariably over before my husband got his socks off.