A bride at her second marriage does not wear a veil. She wants to see what she is getting.— Helen Rowland
Revealing Second Marriage quotations
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.
Marriage is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.
Second marriage is the triumph of hope over experience.
Happy couples make it a habbit to refocus.
Because it's quite normal to be distracted. So they talk. They get away for a while. They pray. They go on a marriage retreat. They take a second honeymoon or a 3rd, or 4th, or a 5th...
We have a couple of rules in our relationship.
The first rule is that I make her feel like she's getting everything. The second rule is that I actually do let her have her way in everything. And, so far, it's working.
You know, my friends, with what a brave carouse I made a Second Marriage in my house; favored old barren reason from my bed, and took the daughter of the vine to spouse.
Music is my mistress and she plays second fiddle to no one.
Marriage is like wine. It is not be properly judged until the second glass.
I have stood in a bar in Lambourn and been offered, in the space of five minutes, a poached salmon, a leg of a horse, a free trip to Chantilly, marriage, a large unsolicited loan, ten tips for a ten-horse race, two second-hand cars, a fight, and the copyright to a dying jockey's life story.
Maybe the difference between first marriage and second marriage is that the second time at least you know you are gambling.
If the second marriage really succeeds, the first one didn't really fail.
The first step is to find out what you love - and don't be practical about it.
The second step is to start doing what you love immediately, in any small way possible.
Well, you know, the definition of second marriage is the triumph of hope over experience.
Disagreeable suspicions are usually the fruits of a second marriage.
The end of a marriage has got to be one of the saddest events one can experience. I’ve heard that the pain [of divorce] is second only to an actual death in the family, and that sounds about right.
The instances that second marriage move Are base respects of thrift, but none of love.
My second ex-wife was really kind of like a ship passing in the night.
Only she turned out to be the Exxon Valdez.
When widows exclaim loudly against second marriages, I would always lay a wager than the man, If not the wedding day, is absolutely fixed on.
I was looking very much for a career.
My second marriage to Stan Herman had ended, and I wanted very much to be independent, not take alimony from him, be on my own, do the right thing.
Unfortunately, we don't have the option of marriage in our country.
We could go to Britain or Spain or Argentina and do something symbolic, but that's not what I want. I want to have the rights of anybody else in my home country. I don't want to be a second-class citizen
The triumph of hope over experience.
President Bush has a record of cutting taxes, has provided a prescription drug benefit for seniors, has upheld the Second Amendment and remains committed to stopping liberal activists judges who are redefining marriage.
All marriages have a time limit if you enter them for the wrong reasons.
Marriage doesn't get easier...it only gets harder. If you marry someone hoping it will improve things, you might as well set your timer the second you say, 'I do.
We all agree that marriage is a fundamental right.
And in our country, and in our society, there are no second-class citizens.
My second marriage had a lot to do with alcohol.
Marriage is like wine. It is not properly judged until the second glass.
I'm very happy with the outcome of the vote .
.. I totally, totally support equal marriage in law. I don't want anybody in society feeling second best. I don't believe that being gay is a sin.
I've been very lucky in this second marriage.
It's just luck. It's absolute luck. And I can only marvel at it. So many other things could have happened that didn't, so overall I feel blessed.
Until the Second World War, it was unthinkable for a married woman of the working or middle class to disgrace her husband by working after marriage, because her employment indicated that he was a poor provider
To allow same-sex couples to adopt children and then to label their families as second-class because the adoptive parents are of the same sex is cruel as well as unconstitutional. Classifying some families, and especially their children, as of lesser value should be repugnant to all those in this nation who profess to believe in "family values."
Yes: but aren't love and marriage notoriously synonymous in the minds of most women? Certainly very few men get the first without promising the second: love, that is--if it's just a matter of spreading her legs, almost any woman will do that for nothing.
I am the son of two civilizations that at a certain age in history have formed a happy marriage. The first of these, seven thousand years old, is the Pharaonic civilization; the second, one thousand four hundred years old, is the Islamic civilization.
When widows exclaim loudly against second marriages, I would always lay a wager that the man, if not the wedding day, is absolutely fixed on.
After seven years of marriage, I'm sure of two things -- first, never wallpaper together, and second, you'll need two bathrooms.. both for her. The rest is a mystery, but a mystery I love to be involved in.