1. 10

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

  2. 9

    I prepare myself for rehearsals like I would for marriage.

  3. 8

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

  4. 7

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

  5. 6

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

  6. 5

    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.

  7. 4

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

  8. 3

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

  9. 2

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

  10. 1

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