quote by Jane Austen

You must allow me to tell you how ardently I admire and love you. -Mr. Darcy

— Jane Austen

Practical Marriage Proposal quotations

Marriage proposal quote Ultimately, the bond of all companionship, whether in marriage or friendship, is

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

It's nice to know you have support. Last night I got a marriage proposal. I just laughed.

I come to the point of using steel, and simply cannot.

It's like the marriage proposal of a perfectly eligible man who just isn't loveable. It is wood I love.

Marriage proposal quote We simply can't abandon ship every time we encounter a storm in our marriage. Re

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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I refused David Letterman's proposal of marriage for obvious reasons, but thanks for asking.

Bush proposed a constitutional amendment to ban gay marriage.

Some saw the move as an attempt to preserve traditional values, while others saw it as a cynical ploy to ensure that Vice President... Cheney will never have to pay for his gay daughter's wedding.

Yes, the marriage proposal was shot. Michael excluded the dialogue from the final edit.

I've had two proposals since I've been a widow.

I am a wonderful catch, you know. I have a lot of money.

Christianity is God's marriage proposal to the soul.

I opposed the Defense of Marriage Act in 1996.

It should be repealed and I will vote for its repeal on the Senate floor. I will also oppose any proposal to amend the U.S. Constitution to ban gays and lesbians from marrying.

I've never had knickers or marriage proposals.

Most of my fans are blokes serving life in jail, troubled kids, and a lot of gay guys. I never get the mid-20s, beautiful women fanbase.

If you want to propose marriage to your girlfriend and you live in England and she is in Sicily, do the decent thing and walk down there. Travelling by car or aeroplane wouldn't be right at such a moment.

I don't get much sauciness, I'm too old for saucy now, but back in the day I think there were a few marriage proposals. And I do use the fact women approach me as a chance to chat them up. They never seem to mind too much.

Every three or four shows, we have somebody that will come up onstage and propose marriage.

You should not propose marriage until you have resolved your feelings about your ex.

On both 'The Bachelor' and 'The Bachelorette,' it seems like proposing marriage is equivalent to saying, 'Let's date.' Everyone knows those aren't the same things.

In January 1912 Leonard proposed marriage.

She was unable to answer directly and he pressed further in a passionate letter: 'It isn't, really it isnt, merely because you are so beautiful - though of course that is a large reason & so it should be - that I love you: it is your mind & your character - I have never known anyone like you in that - wont you believe me?

Perhaps what is really being proposed by the Evangelical fundamentalists is a return not to the 1950s family but to the family of biblical days. The Old Testament is clear that this was a strong patriarchal family. Men were permitted several wives and concubines. Children were legitimately conceived by these concubines outside of marriage. . . . Is this the Evangelical's idea of an ideal family?

We may disagree about gay marriage, but surely we can agree that it is unconscionable to target gays and lesbians for who they are - whether it's here in the United States or, as Hillary (Clinton) mentioned, more extremely in odious laws that are being proposed most recently in Uganda.

I think it's very important that we protect marriage as an institution between a man and a woman. I proposed a constitutional amendment. The reason I did so was because I was worried that activist judges are actually defining the definition of marriage. And the surest way to protect marriage between a man and woman is to amend the Constitution.

A woman might as well propose: her husband will claim she did.

This is a—a proposal of marriage?” he asked me, and there was the very smallest trace of a smile at the corner of his mouth, something I had never seen before. “I suppose so,” I said, blushing again. “And, as you see, I’m doing it properly, on my knees.” “This would, however, be a partnership of equals you’re offering, I imagine?” “Undoubtedly.” (448-49)

Danzhol. The one with the marriage proposal and the objections to the town charter in central Monsea. "Bacon," Bitterblue muttered. "Bacon!" she repeated, then carefully made her way up the spiral stairs.

Once she made him watch Pride and Prejudice and for ages he would re-word Mr Bingley's apology to Jane Bennet, saying, 'I've been an inexplicable fool', for anything from losing his keys to burping out loud. Her reply to anything she wanted to do was Jane Bennet's response to Bingley's marriage proposal, 'A thousand times yes.

But just now, he'd gotten on his knees and proposed marriage, like in a television commercial for a diamond ring. Except of course they had the roll of duct tape instead, which, when you came to think about it, was a far more practical item. Such a bad mistake it would be, to embark on marriage and adult life without a nice supply of duct tape.

I've had marriage proposals, invitations to military balls and even a few prom offers from 18-year-old boys.

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