Marriage Quotes

I believe in the institution of marriage and I intend to keep trying until I get it right.
Richard Pryo
Marriage is that relation between man and woman in which the independence is equal, the dependence mutual, and the obligation reciprocal.
Louis K. Anspache

Marriage should be a duet - - when one sings, the other claps.
Joe Murray
Marriage is like a dollar bill. You cannot spend half of it when you tear it in two. The value of one half depends upon the other.
Joe Moore
It is a lovely thing to have a husband and wife developing together and having the feeling of falling in love again. 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.
Paul Tournie
There is no more lovely, friendly, and charming relationship, communion, or company than a good marriage.
David Ben - Gurion

Chains do not hold a marriage together. It is threads, hundreds of tiny threads, which sew people together through the years.
Robert Oxton Bolt
George bernard shaw - marriage is popular because it combines the...
Benjamin franklin - keep thy eyes wide open before marriage, and half...
One advantage of marriage, it seems to me, is that when you fall out of love with him, or he falls out of love with you, it keeps you together until you maybe fall in love again.
Judith Viorst
All marriages are mixed marriages.
Chantal Saperstein
Dr. joyce brothers - marriage is not just spiritual communion, it is...
Often the difference between a successful marriage and a mediocre one consists of leaving about three or four things a day unsaid.
Harlan Mille
Whoever said Marriage is a 5 - 5 proposition laid the foundation for more divorce fees than any other short sentence in our language.
Austin Elliot
On marriage Look for a sweet person. Forget rich.
Estee Laude
Marriage is like a bank account. You put it in, you take it out, you lose interest.
Professor Irwin Corey
Is not marriage an open question, when it is alleged, from the beginning of the world, that such who are in the institution wish to get out and such as are out wish to get in.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
What counts in making a happy marriage is not so much how compatible you are, but how you deal with incompatibility.
Leo Tolstoy
Friendships, like marriages, are dependent on avoiding the unforgivable.
John D. MacDonald
Nearly all marriages, even happy ones, are mistakes: in the sense that almost certainly in a more perfect world, or even with a little more care in this very imperfect one both partners might be found more suitable mates. But the real soul - Mate is the one you are actually married to.
J. R. R. Tolkien, Letter to Michael Tolkien, March 1941
Marriage: the state or condition of a community consisting of a master, a mistress, and two slaves, making in all, two.
Ambrose Bierce
Marriage is the only adventure open to the cowardly.
Voltaire
Compromise, if not the spice of life, is its solidity. It is what makes nations great and marriages happy.
Phyllis McGinley
Marriage is not merely sharing the fettucini, but sharing the burden of finding the fettucini restaurant in the first place.
Calvin Trillin
Intimacy is what makes a marriage, not a ceremony, not a piece of paper from the state.
Kathleen Norris
Love is an obsessive delusion that is cured by marriage.
Dr. Karl Bowman
Marriage is based on the theory that when man discovers a brand of beer exactly to his taste he should at once throw up his job and go work in the brewery.
George Jean Nathan