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Picture quote by Oscar Wilde about friendship

Ultimately, the bond of all companionship, whether in marriage or friendship, is conversation. ⏤ Oscar Wilde

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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.

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There is no more lovely, friendly, and charming relationship, communion, or company than a good marriage.

Martin Luther, monk

It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

The difficulty with marriage is that we fall in love with a personality, but must live with a character.

Peter De Vries, novelist

A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.

Mignon McLaughlin, journalist

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, philosopher

When you make the sacrifice in marriage, you're sacrificing not to each other but to unity in a relationship.

Joseph Campbell, author

Let the wife make the husband glad to come home, and let him make her sorry to see him leave.

Martin Luther, monk

If there is such a thing as a good marriage, it is because it resembles friendship rather than love.

Michel de Montaigne, philosopher

Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, and half-shut afterwards.

Benjamin Franklin, president

Choose your wife as you wish your children to be.


If I was your wife Sir, I'd poison you! Madam, if you were my wife, I'd let you!

Winston Churchill, politician

Men marry because they are tired; women, because they are curious; both are disappointed.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

A good wife and health is a mans best wealth.


Marriage is like a besieged castle; those who are on the outside wish to get in; and those who are on the inside wish to get out.

Arabic Proverbs,

The man who says his wife can't take a joke forgets that she took him.


The best friend is likely to acquire the best wife, because a good marriage is based on the talent for friendship.

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

I prepare myself for rehearsals like I would for marriage.

Maria Callas, musician

Who finds a wife finds a good thing, and obtains favor with the Lord.


Both marriage and death ought to be welcome: The one promises happiness, doubtless the other assures it.

Mark Twain, author

Do not choose your wife at a dance, but in the field among the harvesters.


A man would prefer to come home to an unmade bed and a happy woman than to a neatly made bed and an angry woman.

Marlene Dietrich, actress

The calmest husbands make the stormiest wives.

English Proverbs,

I've been married three times -- and each time I married the right person.

Margaret Mead, scientist

If you want to sacrifice the admiration of many men for the criticism of one, go ahead, get married.

Katharine Hepburn, actress

I have great hopes that we shall love each other all our lives as much as if we had never married at all.

Lord Byron, poet

To keep your marriage brimming, with love in the wedding cup, whenever you're wrong, admit it; whenever you're right, shut up.

Ogden Nash, poet

In marriage do thou be wise; prefer the person before money; virtue before beauty; the mind before the body.

William Penn, leader

To marry is to halve your rights and double your duties.

Arthur Schopenhauer, philosopher

Rituals are important. Nowadays it's hip not to be married. I'm not interested in being hip.

John Lennon, musician

Marriage is like putting your hand into a bag of snakes in the hope of pulling out an eel.

Leonardo da Vinci, artist

Love is moral even without legal marriage, but marriage is immoral without love.

Ellen Key, writer

It takes two to make a marriage a success and only one to make it a failure.

Herbert Samuel, statesman

Marriage is a three ring circus: engagement ring, wedding ring, and suffering.


It doesn't much signify whom one marries, for one is sure to find out the next morning that it was someone else.

Will Rogers, actor

Well married a person has wings, poorly married shackles.

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

Always get married in the morning. That way if it doesn't work out, you haven't wasted the whole day.

Mickey Rooney, actor

When marrying, ask yourself this question: Do you believe that you will be able to converse well with this person into your old age? Everything else in marriage is transitory.

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

He who marries for money earns it.

Yiddish Proverbs,

The world must be peopled. When I said I would die a bachelor, I did not think I should live till I were married.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

Marriage isn't a word... it's a sentence.


Be to their virtue very kind; be to their faults a little blind.

Matthew Prior, poet

A sweetheart is a bottle of wine, a wife is a wine bottle.

Charles Baudelaire, poet

If I get married, I want to be very married.

Audrey Hepburn, actress

The secret of a happy marriage remains a secret.

Henny Youngman, comedian

Even in the common affairs of life, in love, friendship, and marriage, how little security have we when we trust our happiness in the hands of others!

William Hazlitt, critic

One good husband is worth two good wives, for the scarcer things are, the more they are valued.

Benjamin Franklin, president

I will remember always that marriage, like life, is a journey - not a destination - and that its treasures are found not just at the end but all along the way.


Any intelligent woman who reads the marriage contract and then goes into it, deserves all the consequences.

Isadora Duncan, dancer

Take care of him. And make him feel important. And if you can do that, you'll have a happy and wonderful marriage. Like two out of every ten couples.

Neil Simon, playwright

Marriage is not a noun; it's a verb. It isn't something you get. It's something you do. It's the way you love your partner every day.

Barbara De Angelis, writer

Never marry a man who hates his mother, because he'll end up hating you.

Jill Bennett, actress

Faithfulness and sincerity are the highest things.

Confucius, philosopher

The lion and the calf will lay down together, but the calf won't get much sleep..

Woody Allen, director

It is better to be unfaithful than faithful without wanting to be.

Brigitte Bardot, actress

A woman must be a genius to create a good husband.

Honore de Balzac, novelist

Many people spend more time in planning the wedding than they do in planning the marriage

Zig Ziglar, author

There would be no society if living together depended upon understanding each other.

Eric Hoffer, writer

Marriage is socialism among two people.

Barbara Ehrenreich, writer

Whatever you may look like, marry a man your own age -- as your beauty fades, so will his eyesight.

Phyllis Diller, comedian

A marriage without conflicts is almost as inconceivable as a nation without crises.

Andre Maurois, writer

Love: A temporary insanity curable by marriage.

Ambrose Bierce, journalist

Husbands are like fires. They go out when unattended.

Zsa Zsa Gabor, actress

Never marry for money. Ye'll borrow it cheaper.

Scottish Proverbs,

Any young man who is unmarried at the age of twenty one is a menace to the community.

Brigham Young, leader

I first learned the concepts of non-violence in my marriage.

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

Marriage is neither heaven nor hell, it is simply purgatory.

Abraham Lincoln, president

If you would have a good wife, marry one who has been a good daughter.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

Nothing is more noble, nothing more venerable than fidelity. Faithfulness and truth are the most sacred excellences and endowments of the human mind.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

It is always incomprehensible to a man that a woman should ever refuse an offer of marriage.

Jane Austen, writer

The value of marriage is not that adults produce children but that children produce adults.

Peter De Vries, novelist

Why does a woman work ten years to change a man's habits and then complain that he's not the man she married?

Barbra Streisand, actress

The true index of a man's character is the health of his wife.

Cyril Connolly, intellectual

It's a sad house where the hen crows louder than the cock.

Scottish Proverbs,

Marriage is the death of hope.

Woody Allen, director

I think men who have a pierced ear are better prepared for marriage. They've experienced pain and bought jewelry.

Rita Rudner, comedian

When a wife has a good husband it is easily seen in her face.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, writer

Marriage is the only adventure open to the cowardly.

Voltaire, writer

Marriage is that relation between man and woman in which the independence is equal, the dependence mutual, and the obligation reciprocal.

Louis K. Anspacher,

Choose a wife by your ear than your eye.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

The argument between wives and whores is an old one; each one thinking that whatever she is, at least she is not the other.

Andrea Dworkin, critic

All men make mistakes, but married men find out about them sooner.

Red Skelton, comedian

Marriage is like a violin. After the music is over, you still have the strings.


An archaeologist is the best husband any woman can have: the older she gets, the more interested he is in her.

Agatha Christie, writer

The dread of loneliness is greater than the fear of bondage, so we get married.

Cyril Connolly, intellectual

If it weren't for marriage, men and women would have to fight with total strangers.


When you see what some girls marry, you realize how they must hate to work for a living.

Helen Rowland, writer

An ideal wife is any woman who has an ideal husband.

Booth Tarkington, novelist

Basically my wife was immature. I'd be at home in the bath and she would come in and sink my boats.

Woody Allen, director

Only as far as a man is happily married to himself is he fit for married life and family life in general.

Novalis, poet

Marriage is not just spiritual communion, it is also remembering to take out the trash.

Joyce Brothers, psychologist

I married beneath me; all women do.

Nancy Astor, politician

Matrimony is the high sea for which no compass has yet to be invented.

Heinrich Heine, poet

I'm certain that most couples expect to find intimacy in marriage, but it somehow eludes them.

Dr. James Dobson,

A little incompatibility is the spice of life, as long as he has income and she is pattable.

Ogden Nash, poet

Fidelity. A virtue peculiar to those who are about to be betrayed.

Ambrose Bierce, journalist

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.

William Penn, leader

This would be a much better world if more married couples were as deeply in love as they are in debt.

Earl Wilson, athlete

Heaven will be no heaven to me if I do not meet my wife there.

Andrew Jackson, president

Wives are people who feel they don't dance enough.

Groucho Marx, comedian

Marriage is one long conversation, checkered by disputes.

Robert Louis Stevenson, writer

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