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Top 100 For Marriage Quotes

#1. Not for the first time Spooner was reminded that marriage was not the straighforward assembly the instruction book led you to believe. - Author: Pete Dexter
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#2. The very fact that we make such a to-do over golden weddings indicates our amazement at human endurance. The celebration is more in the nature of a reward for stamina. - Author: Ilka Chase
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#3. God is building a mighty army to vanquish the forces of darkness. These soldiers of the light are initially conceived and nurtured in the wombs of women. As such, an obvious strategy for the devil would be to sabotage the womb to cut down the size of this godly army. - Author: Theresa Pecku-Laryea
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#4. She was too interested in getting married to waste her time on someone ineligible. Infatuation made for odd behavior, though. And love and marriage did not often coincide where wealth and power were. - Author: Anne Leonard
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#5. Bonnie and Annette for friendship. It had become clear shortly after her marriage to - Author: Sam Giancana
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#6. There's not a lot of room anymore for what I call 'made-up' drama. The drama comes from real places now - marriage takes work and focus, the kid stuff takes patience and commitment. And if you don't grow as people and as a couple, within all of that, then you've got some real drama. - Author: Jeremy Sisto
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#7. It's funny - I read that women look to chiseled-faced guys for one-night stands, and to round-faced guys for marriage. When I'm rounder in the face, I like to say, 'This is my long-term look.' Or 'This is my wife-and-kids look right here.' - Author: Garrett Hedlund
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#8. Just as extreme love, in a marriage, for example, can turn to hate. They're the same coin, just different sides. - Author: William Kuhn
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#9. People should be allowed to marry, and gay marriage should be out there. If a man or a woman has a good partner and they love each other with their heart and soul, let them marry. I am very much for gay marriage. - Author: Pierce Brosnan
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#10. And so I found myself in a kind of love lock: pining for the wrong person, grieving beside a woman whose body I can't touch, being given a second chance I can't find the clarity to take. - Author: Courtney Maum
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#11. Marriage can, should, and must evolve. Don't be alarmed, and don't resent it. Be patient and kind, unflaggingly. In the long run, it's the unasked-for hot-water bottles on winter nights that matter more than the extravagant gestures. - Author: David Mitchell
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#12. I know that many, if not most, women would have a problem with my acceptance of what happened with Lara.
The reality is I shall always be grateful to Lara for helping my husband when I could not do so. I couldn't have chosen a better or kinder surrogate. - Author: Deirdre-Elizabeth Parker
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#13. The next thing I want to say is that God's way is always the best way. It's the only way, really. And God's word clearly says he created sex for one man and one woman to share only inside the commitment of marriage - Author: Robin Jones Gunn
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#14. Vin Scully has been my broadcasting idol for a long time. He is so humble - he has the exact same work ethic that he had 65 years ago. His family is what he cares about the most, and at the heart of his whole being is his marriage and kids. - Author: Hannah Storm
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#15. Successful marriage was a balancing act - that was a thing everyone knew. A successful marriage was also dependent on a high tolerance for irritation - - Author: Stephen King
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#16. Love, for too many men in our time, consists of sleeping with a seductive woman, one who is properly endowed with the right distribution of curves and conveniences and one upon whom a permanent lien has been acquired through the institution of marriage. - Author: Ashley Montagu
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#17. I've never understood what the upside of marriage would be for me personally. - Author: Arsenio Hall
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#18. I have never been given to envy - save for the envy I feel toward those people who have the ability to make a marriage work and endure happily. - Author: J. Paul Getty
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#19. The Left despises Texas, with its stellar record of job growth; Texas, with its strong support for traditional marriage and the sanctity of life; Texas, the root of the conservative tree. Should the Left succeed in its attempt to turn Texas purple, America could turn permanently blue. - Author: Ben Shapiro
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#20. Prostitution was illegal in Kenya and was culturally a taboo. But what was a young orphaned girl with little education to do when she had to fend for three of her younger siblings? As she watched the waves hit the shores, she noticed a young handsome man staring at her from a distance. - Author: Nya Wampaze
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#21. If you look at attitudes today and where they are headed, it's clear to me that supporting equal rights, including the rights to civil marriage, is a net positive for winning elections, as well as the right thing to do. - Author: Ken Mehlman
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#22. An affair now and then is good for a marriage. It adds spice, stops it from getting boring ... I ought to know. - Author: Bette Davis
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#23. Marriage is the real vocation crisis in the United States ... We have a vocation crisis to life-long, life-giving, loving, faithful marriage. If we take care of that one, we'll have all the priests and nuns we'll need for the Church. - Author: Timothy M. Dolan
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#24. Marriage is all about knowing the ins and outs and the intimate details, and your wife is supposed to be the person you know best. But my brother and I think alike, know everything about one another, and when we get together, we block everything else out. Nothing exists in our world except for us. - Author: Jon Heder
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#25. It's a lot of work to make a marriage work. Just because you have been married for a while doesn't mean you can sit back and relax. You still have to be on your toes. A marriage needs constant attention. - Author: Malaika Arora Khan
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#26. Or, for one of our mothers, the secret to a good marriage, she said, was sex. - Author: TaraShea Nesbit
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#27. For women in this era, it seemed that marriage was the easiest way of acquiring the basic freedoms of adulthood. Things - Author: Aziz Ansari
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#28. A cynic should never marry an idealist. For the cynic, marriage represents the welcome end of romantic life, with all its agony and ecstasy. But for the idealist, it is only the beginning. - Author: Julie Burchill
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#29. By the moonlight he watched his wife for the last time. His hand sought the adjacent flesh and sorrow paralleled desire in the immense complexity of love. - Author: Carson McCullers
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#30. The common view of marriage as a primitive institution implies in the man more than arbitrary superiority, such as he exercised over the child, which still remained free. The woman's slavery was assumed to be for life. - Author: Henry Adams
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#31. Marriage was all a woman's idea and for man's acceptance of the pretty yoke, it becomes us to be grateful. - Author: Phyllis McGinley
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#32. In the long run wives are to be paid in a peculiar coin - consideration for their feelings. As it usually turns out this is an enormous, unthinkable inflation few men will remit, or if they will, only with a sense of being overcharged. - Author: Elizabeth Hardwick
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#33. But her role had changed; she was now available for marriage and her primary task was to find a mate. As Florence and Hugh Bell's daughter, she was expected to make an excellent match. And if there wasn't one here, at least she would learn how to conduct herself for the chase. - Author: Janet Wallach
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#34. Is there stop 'n' go counseling for couples on the run? - Author: Becky Freeman
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#35. Between a Man and his Wife nothing ought to rule but Love. Authority is for Children and Servants; yet not without Sweetness. - Author: William Penn
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#36. Why long for death's marriage bed
which human beings all shun?
Death comes soon enough
and brings and end to everything. - Author: Euripides
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#37. "Undecided," while running for re-election to state Senate in 1998, in response to an Outlines questionnaire asking, "Do you favor legalizing same-sex marriage?" - Author: Barack Obama
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#38. The federal statute is invalid, for no legitimate purpose overcomes the purpose and effect to disparage and injure those whom the state, by its marriage laws, sought to protect in personhood and dignity. - Author: Anthony Kennedy
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#39. Alimony is a system by which, when two people make a mistake, one of them continues to pay for it. - Author: Peggy Hopkins Joyce
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#40. If you've gone into a marriage and you haven't been clear about how you're going to handle money, how you want to raise kids, who is going to work or stay home or what have you, then you've set yourself up for failure. - Author: Phil McGraw
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#41. Once when he was still young, I saw a bit of his scalp showing through his hair and I was afraid. But it was just a cowlick. Now sometimes it shows through for real, but I feel only tenderness. - Author: Jenny Offill
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#42. For years and years I carried these notebooks around with me - I had hundreds of pages of notes, these fragments that consisted of biographical anecdotes, diary passages, critical rants, agitations, scenes of my marriage. - Author: Kate Zambreno
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#43. Marriage becomes hard work once you have poured the entirety of your life's expectations for happiness into the hands of one mere person. Keeping that going is hard work. - Author: Elizabeth Gilbert
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#44. I don't know that human beings were meant to mate for life or be monogamous. But, for me, the aspect of marriage that is troubling is that it's a contract that is governed by the state, and I don't want the state to have control over my personal affairs. - Author: Laura Wasser
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#45. The marriage between the fantasy and the Westerns is that thing of, if people think you're the best gunslinger around, they're going to come looking for you. - Author: Kieran Bew
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#46. We were married for better or worse. I couldn't have done better, and she couldn't have done worse. - Author: Henny Youngman
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#47. To make a vow for life is to make oneself a slave. - Author: Voltaire
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#48. For two people to commit themselves not simply to marriage, but to a lifetime of mutual love and submission in imitation of Christ is so astounding, so mysterious, it comes close to looking like Jesus' stubborn love for the church. - Author: Rachel Held Evans
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#49. Rituals, anthropologists will tell us, are about transformation. The rituals we use for marriage, baptism or inaugurating a president are as elaborate as they are because we associate the ritual with a major life passage, the crossing of a critical threshold, or in other words, with transformation. - Author: Abraham Verghese
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#50. I do believe that God blessed me in life with a wonderful family, a successful career, and a loving marriage, and remain thankful for that blessing. - Author: Bonnie Tyler
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#51. I've always remembered the celebrant at my friend Eileen's wedding saying that one of the most important things in marriage is for the woman to abandon herself to her husband,' Em said. 'Not to submit to him, or obey his every wish, but just to trust him completely with her heart. - Author: Danielle Hawkins
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#52. Lack of communication can drive a spike between two people wider than any physical distance. - Author: Mark W. Boyer
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#53. There aren't many great adverts for marriage or parenthood. It always looks so stressful, and that's what I've been scared of. What you don't realise is how much you're going to get back. - Author: Robbie Williams
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#54. Why wasn't there an etiquette book for runaway wives? - Author: Anne Tyler
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#55. A dog is much like a married man, obeying his master's voice for the sake of his master's touch. - Author: Robert Breault
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#56. A witty vicar once said that a good marriage is like a pair of scissors with the couple inseparable joined, often moving in opposite directions, yet always destroying anyone who comes between them. The trick is for the blades to learn to work smoothly together, so as not to cut each other. - Author: Mary Jo Putney
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#57. So if we know no place, no job, no marriage, no child is going to fulfill us perfectly, we can make the choice to quit fighting for happiness in all of it and start to fight for God's glory in it. - Author: Jennie Allen
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#58. I think marriage is dangerous. The idea of two people trying to possess each other is wrong. I don't think the flare of love lasts. Your mind rather than your emotions must answer for the success of matrimony. It must be friendship - a calm companionship which can last through the years. - Author: Carole Lombard
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#59. ... gay marriage rights coming and going, always being an issue for the voting public when it should be an individual's private choice. - Author: G.A. Hauser
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#60. Marriage,love and commitment does not give a man permission to act like Julius Caesar by pushing his partner into sexual promiscuity like a concubine for his own sexual pleasures. - Author: Sheree' Griffin
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#61. I'm all for same-sex marriage. - Author: Tori Spelling
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#62. Alexandra had been married for thirty-three years; if it had made any impression on her one way or another, she never showed it. - Author: Harper Lee
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#63. Strategic partnership is the truest foundation for marriage and intimacy. Strategic thinking does not assume atomistic individuals; indeed, Austen argues that strategic thinking in concert forms the basis of the closest human relationships. - Author: Michael Suk-Young Chwe
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#64. Sleeping together is a euphemism for people, but tantamount to marriage with cats. - Author: Marge Piercy
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#65. Marriage is like a formality for me. - Author: David Copperfield
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#66. I know that now probably isn't the time. But I have been here for the worse, and I want to be here for the rest. - Author: Keira Kroft
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#67. 12% of people marry because they are completely in love. 88% of people marry just so they are then liable for only half of their rent. - Author: Mokokoma Mokhonoana
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#68. We learn to love imperfect people by serving them out of reverence for a perfect God... - Author: Gary Thomas
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#69. You know marriage is like hunger. You yearn for it till you don't get the food. Once the stomach is full, you don't want more on your plate. But then hunger can subside only temporarily. It keeps coming back and that's how exactly a happy married life keeps going on, with all ups and downs. - Author: Shikha Kaul
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#70. Pity all newlyweds. She cooks something nice for him, and he brings her flowers, and they kiss and think: How easy marriage is. - Author: Mignon McLaughlin
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#71. Marriage ... is the union of two people of different sexes with a view to the mutual possession of each other's sexual attributes for the duration of their lives. - Author: Immanuel Kant
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#72. Gay marriage will be universally accepted in time. But if I may be so bold as to say to gays and lesbians, don't wait for that time to arrive. Just as my father and his generation did not 'wait' for their civil rights, nor should you. The toothpaste ain't going back in the tube. The tide has turned. - Author: John Ridley
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#73. But a funny thing happens when you tell a man that you don't want to get married: they don't believe you. They think you're lying to yourself or to them or you're trying to trick them in some way and you end up being made to feel worse for just telling the truth. - Author: Jami Attenberg
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#74. This, for eternity. He closed his eyes and wished. Her eyelashes on his cheek, her thighs on his waist, the first consummation of this terrifying thing they'd done. Marriage meant forever. - Author: Lauren Groff
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#75. By this means we presume we have established for ever, a true and legitimate marriage between the Empirical and Rational faculty; whose fastidious and unfortunate divorce and separation hath troubled and disordered the whole race and generation of mankind. - Author: Francis Bacon
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#76. Kids need a mom and a dad, and people understand that. Marriage between a mom and a dad is most important for kids. - Author: Tim Huelskamp
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#77. I am not against marriage - without marriage, ninety-nine percent jokes will disappear from the world. How I can be against marriage? I am all for it. - Author: Rajneesh
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#78. You don't marry for love. What does love got to do with marriage? I spit on love and marriage. You marry for money. - Author: Joan Rivers
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#79. I voted for the Defense of Marriage Act but I do not believe we should institutionalize a form of discrimination against any minority by amending the Constitution. - Author: Ben Nighthorse Campbell
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#80. Marriage is something that needs to be worked on every day. I don't know if I'm the one to give marital advice since I've only been married for a little over a year, but marriage is certainly easier if you are open, trusting and loving. - Author: Emily Blunt
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#81. Marriage is a commitment that requires effort and communication. Sometimes, it also requires a little creativity. Ego is the only requirement to destroy any relationship. So be the bigger person skip the 'E' and let it 'Go'. - Author: Pravin Agarwal
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#82. But once more I say do as you please, for we women are born to this burden of being obedient to our husbands, though they be blockheads - Author: Miguel De Cervantes Saavedra
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#83. There's a reason why the assumed goal for women in virginity-movement screeds is marriage and motherhood only: The movement only believes that's the only thing women are meant for. - Author: Jessica Valenti
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#84. Forget not that thy marriage, thy wealth, thy life are not for sense-pleasure, are not for thy individual personal happiness. - Author: Swami Vivekananda
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#85. Marriage provides an ideal setting for overcoming any tendency to be selfish or self-centered. I think one of the reasons that we are counseled to get married early in life is to avoid developing inappropriate character traits that are hard to change. - Author: Richard G. Scott
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#86. I would say that the surest measure of a man's or a woman's maturity is the harmony, style, joy, and dignity he creates in his marriage, and the pleasure and inspiration he provides for his spouse. - Author: Benjamin Spock
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#87. Giving the cat a name, like marriage, is not an easy thing. Soon I experienced the selection of name for a baby, a dog, a book, a warship, a sports team, even the king, the pope or a hurricane is just child's play compared to the selection of the cat's name. - Author: Cleveland Amory
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#88. Pardon me for not being willing to commit my entire future to you based on two kisses and a blueberry muffin. - Author: Laura Lee Guhrke
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#89. William Blake cursed the flesh for a clod,
Yet of some of his sayings we Moderns have heard tell:
'The nakedness of woman is the work of God',
Or that title
The Marriage of Heaven and Hell. - Author: Allen Tate
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#90. The widely held belief that the heterosexual nuclear family is best for children has long been used as a smoke screen for homophobia and as a talking point to quash marriage-equality efforts. - Author: Jessica Valenti
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#91. All my life I thought that the story was over when the hero and heroine were safely engaged
after all, what's good enough for Jane Austen ought to be good enough for anyone. But it's a lie. The story is about to begin, and every day will be a new piece of the plot. - Author: Mary Ann Shaffer
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#92. I was looking very much for a career. My second marriage to Stan Herman had ended, and I wanted very much to be independent, not take alimony from him, be on my own, do the right thing. - Author: Linda Evans
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#93. I feel angry but not homocidal; this may be unlooked-for progress. - Author: Suzanne Finnamore
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#94. As soon as we confront concrete marriages with other foreign images-such as well-being, happiness, a home for children-marriage appears to be senseless, withered, moribund, and kept alive largely by a great apparatus of psychologists and marriage counselors. Marriage is dead. Long live marriage! - Author: Adolf Guggenbhuhl-Craig
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#95. Recipe for a happy marriage: My wife and I always hold hands. If I let go, she shops. - Author: Red Skelton
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#96. I had to learn how to be faithful. When I was dating around and moving from woman to woman, I did not understand and know how to be faithful. Subsequently, once I entered into marriage, I had to learn how to be with one woman. For me, that was the biggest challenge of all. - Author: Tony Gaskins
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#97. The only reason I got married in 2003 was for my children. I had a therapist who said marriage is really a container for a family, and that made sense to me. - Author: Julianne Moore
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#98. Love is the gift. You cannot go and look for the gift by yourself. That action is contrary to the definition of the word gift. Therefore, single ladies should wait to be chosen and to receive love as a gift. - Author: Khuliso Mamathoni
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#99. You are curious and quick, you have a deft mind, and for some unaccountable reason, people tell you things
useful things. - Author: Deanna Raybourn
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#100. After mature deliberation of counsel, the good Queen to establish a rule and immutable example unto all posterity, for the moderation and required modesty in a lawful marriage, ordained the number of six times a day as a lawful, necessary and competent limit. - Author: Michel De Montaigne
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