The only one of your children who does not grow up and move away is your husband.
May your wife be a witch who takes after her mother, and may you all live together in a one-room house.
Q: if marriages are made in heaven,
Than what are made in hell?
Answer: the days after marriage!
There is nothing nobler or more admirable than when two people who see eye to eye keep house as man and wife, confounding their enemies and delighting their friends.
Most wives think of their husbands as bumbling braggarts with whom they happen to be in love. – jackie gleason
Married life is full of excitement and frustration:
* in the first year of marriage, the man speaks and the woman listens.
* in the second year, the woman speaks and the man listens.
* in the third year, they both speak and the neighbors listen.
Marriage is like a hot bath. Once you get used to it, it’s not so hot.
Every moment of yr life iz a pic which u had never seen b4 &
Which u will nvr see again so enjoy and live life & make every moment beautyful.
In marriage there are no manners to keep up, and beneath the wildest accusations no real criticism. Each is familiar with that ancient child in the other who may erupt again…. We are not ridiculous to ourselves. We are ageless. That is the luxury of the wedding ring. – enid bagnold, autobiography, 1969
It’s you i like,
It’s not the things you wear.
It’s not the way you do your hair,
But it’s you i like.
The way you are right now
The way down deep inside you
Not the things that hide you
Not your diplomas…
They’re just beside you.
But it’s you i like,
Every part of you,
Your skin, your eyes, your feelings,
Whether old or new.
I hope that you’ll remember
Even when you’re feeling blue,
That it’s you i like,
It’s you yourself, it’s you
It’s you i like!
If you want to sacrifice the admiration of many men for the criticism of one, go ahead, get married. – katharine houghton hepburn
At the cocktail party, one woman said to another, “aren’t you wearing your wedding ring on the wrong finger?” the other replied, “yes, i am, i married the wrong man.”
Before marriage, a man will lay down his life for you; after marriage he won’t even lay down his newspaper.
Courtship to marriage is as a very witty prologue to a very dull play. – william congreve, the old bachelor, 1693
Advocates of easy divorce say: how cruel it is to keep people tied
Together when they are not happy! It’s true that all restraints are in
A sense cruel, but without the sturdy fence, the bawling cattle in the
Pasture would be destroying themselves in the green corn and damp
Alfalfa. And so it is with the restraints on divorce.
Don’t marry the person you think you can live with; marry only the individual you think you can’t live without. – james c. Dobson
I didn’t marry you because you were perfect. I didn’t even
Marry you because i loved you. I married you because you
Gave me a promise. That promise made up for your faults.
And the promise i gave you made up for mine. Two imperfect
People got married and it was the promise that made the marriage.
And when our children were growing up, it wasn’t a house that
Protected them; and it wasn’t our love that protected them – it was that
No man expects a great deal from marriage. He is quite satisfied if his wife is a good cook, a good valet, an attentive audience, and a patient nurse.
For you see, each day i love you more.
Today more than yesterday and less than tomorrow.
Alimony – the ransom that the happy pay to the devil. – h.l. mencken, “sententiae,” a book of burlesques, 1920
Every marriage tends to consist of an aristocrat and a peasant.” – john updike
This delivery driver carries no money. His wife has it all.
Lady to her friend,
“me and my husband
Disagree on everything. . .
I’m too far to the right
And he’s too far to
I’ve known many,
Liked not a few,
Loved only one,
I toast to you
Here’s to matrimony, the high sea for which no compass has yet been invented! – heinrich heine
The difficulty with marriage is that we fall in love with a personality, but must live with a character. – peter devries
In marriage, as in war, it is permitted to take every advantage of the enemy.
It is not uncommon for slight acquaintances to get married, but a couple really have to know each other to get divorced.” – anonymous quote
True relatives always
Stand behind u during bad times.
Check ur marriage album.
All your relatives were standing behind u!
More marriages might survive if the partners realized that sometimes the better comes after the worse. – doug larson
Remember, you married her, you didn’t hire her!” – said to critical, controlling husband.
One of the good things that come of a true marriage is, that there is one face on which changes come without your seeing them; or rather there is one face which you can still see the same, through all the shadows which years have gathered upon it. – george macdonald
Marriage isn’t supposed to make you happy –
It’s supposed to make you married.
Between a man and his wife nothing ought to rule but love. – william penn
A man in love is incomplete until he has married. Then he’s finished. – zsa zsa gabor
I’d marry again if i found a man who had fifteen million dollars and would sign over half of it to me before the marriage, and guarantee he’d be dead within the year. – bette davis
Success in marriage is much more than finding the right person; it is a matter of being the right person
When marriage is outlawed, only outlaws will have inlaws.
Political promises are much like marriage vows. They are made at the beginning of the relationship between candidate and voter, but are quickly forgotten.
Never get married in the morning, because you never know who you’ll meet that night. – paul hornung
Marriage is the alliance of two people, one of whom never remembers birthdays and the other never forgets them. – ogden nash
I’ve been married to one marxist and one fascist, and neither one would take the garbage out. – lee grant
Marriage is like pi – natural, irrational, and very important”
Marriage is a wonderful institution, but who wants to live in an institution?
I require only three things of a man. He must be handsome, ruthless and stupid.
Come, let’s be a comfortable couple and take care of each other! How glad we shall be, that we have somebody we are fond of always, to talk to and sit with. – charles dickens
Then there was the guy who loved his wife so much, he almost told her.
Someone asked me why women don’t gamble as much as men do, and i gave the commonsensical reply that we don’t have as much money. That was a true and incomplete answer. In fact, women’s total instinct for gambling is satisfied by marriage.
A husband is living proof that a wife can take a joke.
As the family goes, so go the children.
Why are wives more dangerous than the mafia?
The mafia wants either ur money or life… The wives want both!
By the time you’re his
Shivering and sighing,
And he vows his passion is
Lady, make a note of this:
One of you is lying.
Parents used to have lots of children – now children have lots of parents.
Guro hansen helskog
Marriage is a public good, not just a private relationship. We have a public stake
In healthy marriages and two-parent families. Our society suffers with the collapse
Of the relationship of the couple who brings a child into the world.
Accept – the secret of a good marriage.