You are what I need in my life. For someone to say that marriage is only about procreation is a joke. ~Tertullian The surest way to be alone is to get married. ~Alice Cooper, interview with Cal Fussman, 2008 August 2nd, for Esquire's January 2009 eighth annual Meaning of Life issue Never marry for money. There is nothing more I wanted in this life! ~Author unknown It is easier to be a lover than a husband for the simple reason that it is more difficult to be witty every day than to say pretty things from time to time. An honorable person sets the record straight, so that person can move on with their life.
~Gene Perret It takes a loose rein to keep a marriage tight. A community consisting of a master, a mistress, and two slaves, making in all two. ~Attributed to a 10-year-old named Jim It gives me a headache to think about that stuff. ~Kin Hubbard After a few years of marriage, a man can look right at a woman without seeing her — and a woman can see right through a man without looking at him. ~Robert Brault, Someone once asked me why women don't gamble as much as men do, and I gave the common-sensical reply that we don't have as much money. ~Emma Goldman, Marriage and Love Marriage is a wonderful invention: then again, so is a bicycle repair kit.
Yes, the effort should not be coming from the guy alone. Slovak A woman ought to look up to her husband, if only a half-inch. You are my compass star. ~Leo Buscaglia Don't marry the person you think you can live with; marry only the individual you think you can't live without. ~Michel de Montaigne 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.
~Socrates Love seems the swiftest, but it is the slowest of all growths. ~George Eliot 1819—1880 , Adam Bede, 1859 Strike an average between what a woman thinks of her husband a month before she marries him and what she thinks of him a year afterward, and you will have the truth about him. ~Scottish Proverb Do you know what it means to come home at night to a woman who'll give you a little love, a little affection, a little tenderness? The moment when he rolls over, puts his arm around me and pulls me closer in his sleep. I want a house and a dog in the yard. Wasn't it finer, more splendid, more nourishing, when it was, like life itself, a mixture of the sordid and the magnificent; of mud and stars; of earth and flowers; of love and hate and laughter and tears and ugliness and beauty and hurt. ~Henny Youngman It's a nasty divorce when they can't agree on how to divvy up the His and Hers towels.
You are so clearly gifted in that area. My husband, you are the best thing in my life! Because I have a hard time looking at you directly and you make me sweat a lot! I have no wish for a second husband. You put it in, you take it out, you lose interest. ~Robert Sexton An object in possession seldom retains the same charm that it had in pursuit. I love you, my husband.
The husband and wife are one, and that one is the husband. A simple kiss from you is enough to keep me going all through the day. ~Peter De Vries To keep the fire burning brightly there's one easy rule: Keep the two logs together, near enough to keep each other warm and far enough apart — about a finger's breadth — for breathing room. Both of you have been traveling a parallel road your entire life. We can expect that questions are answered quicker when husbands are around. The exciting adventure of marriage is finding out who the partner really is.
It was attended but with one misfortune, which, in a great measure, fell upon myself, and the effects of which I fear I shall carry with me to my grave; namely, that from an unhappy association of ideas, which have no connection in nature, it so fell out at length, that my poor mother could never hear the said clock wound up,—but the thoughts of some other things unavoidably popped into her head. Whenever I fail as a father or husband, a toy and a diamond always works. Home is where my husband is. Our studies show that a husband's willingness to accept influence from his wife can be particularly helpful to forming a strong, happy marriage. Perfect happiness would be knowing that all my family and friends were happy and safe. ~Sacha Guitry, Elles et toi, 1948 It isn't tying himself to one woman that a man dreads when he thinks of marrying; it's separating himself from all the others. Such romantic gestures can become the foundation of the intimacy in your relationship as husband and wife.
You just have to keep on doing what you do. But the best ones are still in my heart, waiting to be made when the time is right. You are my refuge, my comfort, and my happiness. ~Austin O'Malley Marriage is a feast where the grace is sometimes better than the dinner. He works too hard 2. Never pass up an offer for someone to watch the kids.
If you live through it, you start looking very carefully to the right and to the left. It is an infinite debt, which can only be discharged through eternity. By all accounts, he too is a good husband, and a good father — and thanks to lots of practice, a pretty good golfer. I want to be your best friend in the entire world. I think we take it for granted that if you are with your husband after 30 years, then he is the love of your life. Give him strength to lead our family, as Christ led the church with love and humility.
A key to keeping your husband is getting him to miss you. I thank you for writing to me through Genteel Correspondence, and for choosing me out of all the other women eager for adventure in the wild west. Secure Housewife With Big Diamond. One of the most important thing that everyone should learn is to be patience and to appreciate and to express your love, particularly in a marriage relationship. ~Walter Winchell By the time you're his Shivering and sighing, And he vows his passion is Infinite, undying Lady, make a note of this: One of you is lying. ~Michel de Montaigne But married once, a man is stak'd or pown'd, and cannot graze beyond his own hedge.