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The reason why so few marriages are happy is because young ladies spend their time in making nets, not in making cages. (Quote by - Jonathan Swift)

At length cried she, I'll marry: What should I tarry for? I may lead aped in hell forever. (Quote by - Charles Dibdin)

Hasty marriage seldom proveth well. (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

Wedlock's a lane where there is no turning. (Quote by - Dinah Maria Mulock)

Before marriage, a man declares that he would lay down his life to serve you after marriage, he won't even lay down his newspaper to talk to you. (Quote by - Helen Rowland)

The fear of making permanent commitments can change the mutual love of husband and wife into two loves of self-two loves existing side by side, until they end in separation. (Quote by - Pope John Paul II)

I'd rather die Maid, and lead apes in Hell Than wed an inmate of Silenus' Cell. (Quote by - Richard Braithwait)

The laws that Charondas gave to Catana,... A man might divorce his wife, or a wife her husband, said Charondas, but then he or she must not marry anyone younger than the divorced mate. (Quote by - Will Durant)

It happens as one sees in cages: the birds which are outside despair of ever getting in, and those within are equally desirous of getting out. (Quote by - Michel Eyquem de Montaigne)

Love is an ideal thing, marriage a real thing a confusion of the real with the ideal never goes unpunished. (Quote by - Johann von Goethe)

Some people claim that marriage interferes with romance. There's no doubt about it. Anytime you have a romance, your wife is bound to interfere. (Quote by - Julius Henry Marx)

It is easier to be a lover than a husband for the simple reason that it is more difficult to be wiity every day than to say pretty things from time to time. (Quote by - Honore' de Balzac)

We must respect the other fellow's religion,but only in the sense and to the extent that we respect his theory that his wife is beautiful and his children smart. (Quote by - H. L. Mencken)

A young man married is a man that's marred. (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

Let husbands know Their wives have sense like them. They see, and smell, And have their palates both for sweet and sour, As husbands have. (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

Romantic love is an illusion. Most of us discover this truth at the end of a love affair or else when the sweet emotions of love lead us into marriage and then turn down their flames. (Quote by - Sir Thomas More)

At least she's the president of something, which is more than I can say. (Quote by - Robert Joseph Bob Dole)

On the breakup of Harrison Ford's first marriage It wasn't because he became a star. In all relationships there are changes and the point is both partners have to change together. (Quote by - Walter Beakel)

For talk six times with the same single lady, And you may get the wedding dress ready. (Quote by - Lord Byron)

There was no great disparity of years, Though much in temper; but they never clash'd, They moved like stars united in their spheres, Or like the Rhone by Leman's waters wash'd, Where mingled and yet separate appears The river from the lake, all bluely dash'd Through the serene and placid glassy deep, Which fain would lull its river-child to sleep. (Quote by - Lord Byron)

Hearts with equal love combined kindle never-dying fires. (Quote by - Thomas Carew)

I should like to see any kind of a man, distinguishable from a gorilla, that some good and even pretty woman could not shape a husband out of. (Quote by - Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.)

In marriage, being the right person is as important as finding the right person. (Quote by - Wilbert Donald Gough)

One man's folly is another man's wife. (Quote by - Helen Rowland)

Here love his golden shafts employs, here lights His constant lamp, and waves his purple wings, Reigns here and revels. (Quote by - John Milton)

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