Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.— Laozi
Strong Positive Marriage quotations
The most precious gift we can offer anyone is our attention.
When mindfulness embraces those we love, they will bloom like flowers.
There is no greater happiness for a man than approaching a door at the end of a day knowing someone on the other side of that door is waiting for the sound of his footsteps.
What counts in making a happy marriage is not so much how compatible you are but how you deal with incompatibility.
Whatever our religion, we know that if we really want to love, we must first learn to forgive before anything else.
I have no way of knowing whether or not you married the wrong person.
But I do know that if you treat the wrong person like the right person, you could well end up having married the right person after all. It is far more important to BE the right kind of person than it is to marry the right person.
Love is like the wind, you can't see it but you can feel it.
Don't marry the person you think you can live with;
marry only the individual you think you can't live without.
When people tell me they've learned from experience, I tell them the trick is to learn from other people's experience.
A man doesn't know what happiness is until he's married. By then it's too late.
Happy is the man who finds a true friend, and far happier is he who finds that true friend in his wife.
You were my strength when I was weak;
you were my voice when I couldn't speak; you were my eyes when I couldn't see; you saw the best there was in me; lifted me up when I couldn't reach, you gave me faith cuz you believed. I'm everything I am because you loved me.
Love is no assignment for cowards.
Be an encourager. The world has plenty of critics already.
Happiness: "You Bring Your Own Weather To The Picnic."
Ultimately the bond of all companionship, whether in marriage or in friendship, is conversation.
Husbands, love your wives well! Your children are noticing how you treat her.
You are teaching your sons how they should treat women, and you are teaching your daughters what they should expect from men.
Marriage succeeds only as lifetime commitment with no escape clauses.
We tend to forget that happiness doesn't come as a result of getting something we don't have, but rather of recognizing and appreciating what we do have.
Always strive to give your spouse the very best of yourself;
not what's leftover after you have given your best to everyone else.
Never be too busy for the people you love.
Never allow pursuits or possessions to become bigger priorities than your relationships. Love is what gives meaning to life.
The most desired gift of love is not diamonds or roses or chocolate. It's focused attention.
Love seems the swiftest, but it is the slowest of all growths.
No man or woman really knows what perfect love is until they have been married a quarter of a century.
Real giving is when we give to our spouses what's important to them, whether we understand it, like it, agree with it, or not.
The secret to having a good marriage is to understand that marriage must be total, it must be permanent, and it must be equal.
Marriage, families, all relationships are more a process of learning the dance rather than finding the right dancer
There are a hundred paths through the world that are easier than loving. But who wants easier?
It's true what they say - all the good men are married. But it's marriage that makes them good.
In education, in marriage, in religion, in everything, disappointment is the lot of women. It shall be the business of my life to deepen this disappointment in every woman's heart until she bows down to it no longer.
The formula for a happy marriage is five positive remarks, or interactions, for every one negative.
Was it love at first sight? It wasn't then - but it sure is now.
The ultimate purpose of marriage is not to make us happy but to glorify God.
What a happy and holy fashion it is that those who love one another should rest on the same pillow.
Marriage provides the solace of worked-on friendship and the joy of being known profoundly.
At the beginning, your love supports your marriage. Later on, your marriage supports your love.