quote by Nizar Qabbani

My lover asks me: “What is the difference between me and the sky?” The difference, my love, Is that when you laugh, I forget about the sky

— Nizar Qabbani

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What is marriage 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.

What counts in making a happy marriage is not so much how compatible you are but how you deal with incompatibility.

A man doesn't know what happiness is until he's married. By then it's too late.

What is marriage 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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A bride at her second marriage does not wear a veil. She wants to see what she is getting.

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.


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.

What gnashing is not a comfort, what gnawing of the worm is not a tickling, what torment is not a marriage bed to this damnation, to be secluded eternally, eternally, eternally from the sight of God?

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.

... fighting for gay marriage generally involves lying about what we are going to do with marriage when we get there-because we lie that the institution of marriage is not going to change, and that is a lie. The institution of marriage is going to change, and it should change. And again, I don't think it should exist.

That is what marriage really means; helping one another to reach the full status of being persons, responsible and autonomous beings who do not run away from life.


There's only one way to have a happy marriage and as soon as I learn what it is I'll get married again.

The Christian church does not ask the U.

S. Supreme Court, or any other human court, what marriage is. Marriage is a pre-political institution defined by our Creator - for His glory and for human flourishing.

I may not be a smart man, but I know what love is.

People do not marry people, not real ones anyway;

they marry what they think the person is; they marry illusions and images. The exciting adventure of marriage is finding out who the partner really is.

We are better people than what these laws represent, and it is time to discard them into the ash heap of history.


It's what we live for, to be able to make great illusions.

The thing about 'Entourage' is everything we do is realistic. We go to the real places, we shoot on location. We get the real people. It's a perfect marriage between fact and fiction.

What is right for one couple is wrong for another.

I would say that there are many more important factors to a happy marriage.

What a happy and holy fashion it is that those who love one another should rest on the same pillow.

True love begins when nothing is looked for in return.

I think that whenever soul is present, it's because what you're doing, whom you're with, where you are, evokes love without your thinking about it. You are totally absorbed in the place of person or event, without ego and without judgment.


After a while in marriage, it doesn't work anymore.

There is something missing, there is something wrong. There are few marriages that stay alive forever. We like something, and after a while, we hate what we used to love.

This is what I say to the most conservative person that's so terrified of gay marriage becoming legal. Just because the state says it's legal, it's not like God's going to let them into Heaven. So you can still sleep sound every night knowing that goal line defense is up at the pearly gates.

It is a risk to love. What if it doesn't work out? Ah, but what if it does.

One way to drive fear out of a relationship is to realize that your partner's values are the same as yours, that what you care about is exactly what they care about. In my opinion, that drives fear out and makes for a great partnership, whether it's a corporate partnership or a marriage.

What is needed is a marriage of two impulses, a coupling of the urge to do something positive with the willingness to constantly re-evaluate how effectively our actions lead to our goal - that of ending world hunger.


If we must lose wife or husband when we live to our highest right, we lose an unhappy marriage as well, and we gain ourselves. But if a marriage is born between two already self-discovered, what a lovely adventure begins, hurricanes and all.

The best love is the kind that awakens the soul and makes us reach for more, that plants a fire in our hearts and brings peace to our minds. And that's what you've given me. That's what I'd hoped to give you forever

When marriage exposes a person's selfishness and sins it's doing what it is meant to do: bringing our sins and wounds to light so we can recognize them, confess them, and begin the healing process.

What is marriage, is marriage protection or religion, is marriage renunciation or abundance, is marriage a stepping-stone or an end. What is marriage.

The best thing you can do is find a person who loves you for exactly what you are.


There is no limit to what the Lord can do in and with and through any individual or any married couple who surrender themselves and their resources completely to His will and His way.

No one ever regarded the First of January with indifference.

It is that from which all date their time, and count upon what is left. It is the nativity of our common Adam.

Psychology is much bigger than just medicine, or fixing unhealthy things.

Its about education, work, marriage - its even about sports. What I want to do is see psychologists working to help people build strengths in all these domains.

I begin to see what marriage is for. It's to keep people away from each other. Sometimes I think that two people who love each other can be saved from madness only by the things that come between them - children, duties, visits, bores, relations - the things that protect married people from each other.

The voice within is what I'm married to.

All marriage is a metaphor for that marriage. My lover is the place inside me where an honest yes and no come from. That's my true partner. It's always there. And to tell you yes when my integrity says no is to divorce that partner.

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