I came from a big family. As a matter of fact, I never got to sleep alone until I was married.— Lewis Grizzard
Massive Marriage And Family quotations
If you want to change the world, go home and love your family.
A happy marriage is the union of two good forgivers.
Come grow old with me. The best is yet to be.
The best thing in life are free.
What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family.
I love songs about horses, railroads, land, Judgment Day, family, hard times, whiskey, courtship, marriage, adultery, separation, murder, war, prison, rambling, damnation, home, salvation, death, pride, humor, piety, rebellion, patriotism, larceny, determination, tragedy, rowdiness, heartbreak and love. And Mother. And God.
Your family and your love must be cultivated like a garden.
Time, effort, and imagination must be summoned constantly to keep any relationship flourishing and growing.
Family is not about blood. It's about who is willing to hold your hand when you need it the most.
The touchstone for family life is still the legendary 'and so they were married and lived happily ever after.' It is no wonder that any family falls short of this ideal.
A good marriage does not require a perfect man or a perfect woman.
It only requires a man and a woman committed to strive together toward perfection.
Marriage orients men and women toward the future, asking them not just to commit to each other but to plan, to earn, to save, and to devote themselves to advancing their children's prospects.
Family is not an important thing. It's everything.
When Jesus is truly our Lord, He directs our lives and we gladly obey Him.
Indeed, we bring every part of our lives under His lordship - our home and family, our sexuality and marriage, our job or unemployment, our money and possessions, our ambitions and recreations.
Bad marriages don't cause infidelity; infidelity causes bad marriages.
I hate married men. They never make any sacrifices to the arts, but are always thinking of their duties to their wives and families or some rubbish of that sort.
Ultimately, the bond of all companionship, whether in marriage or friendship, is conversation.
I am who I am because of the people who influenced me growing up, and many of them were gay. No one has any right to tell anyone what makes a family
Marriage is a public good, not just a private relationship.
We have a public stake in healthy marriages and two-parent families. Our society suffers with the collapse of the relationship of the couple who brings a child into the world.
I live by my own rules (reviewed, revised, and approved by my wife).. but still my own.
Life is short. Spend it with people who make you laugh and feel loved.
Marriage, families, all relationships are more a process of learning the dance rather than finding the right dancer
It is my view that our society can be no more stable than the foundation of individual family units upon which it rests. Our government, our institutions, our schools...indeed, our way of life are dependent on healthy marriages and loyalty to the vulnerable little children around our feet.
All too often people concentrate on finding the right spouse, little realizing that half of any marriage is being the right spouse.
Maturity isn't a product of growing older. It's a product of growing wiser.
At the beginning, your love supports your marriage. Later on, your marriage supports your love.
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.
The principal objective of American government at every level should be to see that children are born into intact families and that they remain so.
Love your parents. We are so busy growing up, we often forget they are also growing old.
The worst expression of the Prophet’s (Sallallahu ‘Alayhi Wa Sallam) anger towards his wife was that he would remain silent.
No union is more profound than marriage, for it embodies the highest ideals of love, fidelity, devotion, sacrifice, and family. In forming a marital union, two people become something greater than once they were.
The complete destruction of traditional marriage and the nuclear family is the 'revolutionary or utopian' goal of feminism.
The strength of a family, like the strength of an army, is in its loyalty to each other.
Pray for the love which allows you to see the good in your companion.
Pray for the love that makes weaknesses and mistakes seem small. Pray for the love to make your companion's joy your own. Pray for the love to want to lessen the load and soften the sorrows of your companion
It is sometimes essential for a husband and a wife to quarrel - they get to know each other better.
Marriage, like a submarine, is only safe if you get all the way inside.
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.
Marriage, the family unit, was the "original Department of Health, Education and Welfare."
The truth is, the greatest tool to lift children and families from poverty is one that decreases the probability of child poverty by 82%. But it isn't a government spending program. It's called marriage.
My wife has been my closest friend, my closest advisor.
And ... she's not somebody who looks to the limelight, or even is wild about me being in politics. And that's a good reality check on me. When I go home, she wants me to be a good father and a good husband. And everything else is secondary to that.
Family means no one gets left behind or forgotten.
I believe in the institution of marriage and it's like a tag to cement the relationship for your friends, family and public.
Marriage is treated by all civilized societies as a peculiar and favored contract. It is in its origin a contract of natural law . . . . It is the parent, and not the child of society; the source of civility and a sort of seminary of the republic.
To me, a spouse should be a life partner AND a business partner.
Just like any good partner, her strengths must make up for my weaknesses and vice versa.
The old welfare system was hurting people by discouraging work and marriage.
Welfare reform, and now this legislation, will build on the understanding that work and strong families are the foundation upon which we build our future.
When we know who we are and what we are supposed to do, it is easier to make important decisions about education, careers, and marriage. It is easier to shine our light in our families, with our friends, and in all other places.