• No marriage is sacred if it practices violence.
    No marriage is sacred if it practices violence.
    ~ Kiran Bedi
  • Not listening is probably the commonest unkindness of married life, and one that creates -- more devastatingly than an eternity of forgotten birthdays and misguided Christmas gifts -- an atmosphere of not loving and not caring.
    Not listening is probably the commonest unkindness of married life, and one that creates -- more devastatingly than an eternity of forgotten birthdays and misguided Christmas gifts -- an atmosphere of not loving and not caring.
    ~ Judith Viorst
  • The secret of a happy marriage remains a secret.
    The secret of a happy marriage remains a secret.
    ~ Henny Youngman
  • A happy marriage has in it all the pleasures of a friendship, all the enjoyments of sense and reason, and indeed, all the sweets of life.
    ~ Joseph Addison
  • Whatever you may look like, marry a man your own age - as your beauty fades, so will his eyesight.
    ~ Phyllis Diller
  • If there is such a thing as a good marriage, it is because it resembles friendship rather than love.
    ~ Michel de Montaigne
  • Love seems the swiftest, but it is the slowest of all growths. No man or woman really knows what perfect love is until they have been married a quarter of a century.
    Love seems the swiftest, but it is the slowest of all growths. No man or woman really knows what perfect love is until they have been married a quarter of a century.
    ~ Mark Twain
  • Let us set forth one of the fundamental truths about marriage: the wife is in charge.
    ~ Bill Cosby
  • Don't smother each other. No one can grow in shade.
    ~ Leo Buscaglia
  • Don't marry the person you think you can live with; marry only whom you think you can't live without.
    ~ James C. Dobson