marriage quotes

How can a woman be expected to be happy with a man who insists on treating her as if she were a perfectly normal human being.Oscar Wilde

An ideal wife is any woman who has an ideal husband.Booth Tarkington

Marriage is marriage. Everybody has problems.Mel Gibson

The thing is, when I had my first success it did coincide with the end of my first marriage, and because I went on to have a very, very unhappy two years, I don't think I equate career success with personal happiness.Rob Brydon

It is always incomprehensible to a man that a woman should ever refuse an offer of marriage.Jane Austen

My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.Winston Churchill

Before marriage, a girl has to make love to a man to hold him. After marriage, she has to hold him to make love to him.Marilyn Monroe

If someone talks about union, fidelity, a monogamous relationship, love, blessing; I would say it sounds like marriage to me. And blessing, you see, I think is undermining our sacrament of marriage.George Carey

Politics only makes the difficult challenge of marriage even harder, with the demands of the job and the public spotlight it casts on a union.Mark McKinnon

Even though marriage is doomed, if you turned it into a job you like and really work at it - it can be salvaged.Al Goldstein

Odd, the years it took to learn one simple fact: that the prize just ahead, the next job, publication, love affair, marriage always seemed to hold the key to satisfaction but never, in the longer run, sufficed.Carolyn Heilbrun