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This day I will marry my friend,
the one I laugh with, live for, dream with, love.
- Anonymous

Related topics: Love Romantic Wedding

Our loved ones -
whether by blood, by marriage, or by choice -
are delicate treasures.
If we hold them too close, they break -
as a butterfly would.
By honoring and enjoying
the freedom of our loved ones,
we gain our own freedom.
Have the courage to trust that
the beautiful butterflies of your life
will return - or not - as life intends.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

For a happy marriage,
love and accept your spouse just the way they are.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

When you make the sacrifice in marriage,
you're sacrificing not to each other
but to unity in a relationship.
- Joseph Campbell

 

Marriage, ultimately, is the practice of
becoming passionate friends.
- Harville Hendrix

The hardest of all, is learning to be
a well of affection, and not a fountain,
to show them that we love them,
not when we feel like it, but when they do.
- Nan Fairbrother

Don't marry the person you think you can live with;
marry only the individual you think you can't live without.
- James C. Dobson

Every good relationship, especially marriage, is based on respect.
If it's not based on respect,
nothing that appears to be good will last very long.
- Amy Grant

You are my home - the place to which I always return.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Gift the love of your life with undistracted,
untelevisioned, unhurried attentiveness.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

The formula for achieving a successful relationship is simple:
you should treat all disasters as if they were trivialities
but never treat a triviality as if it were a disaster.
- Quentin Crisp

I used to tell my husband that,
if he could make me "understand" something,
it would be clear to all the other people in the country.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

There is no substitute for the comfort supplied
by the utterly taken-for-granted relationship.
- Iris Murdoch

Consider being more acceptive of your partner's behaviors.
It is unlikely that they are intentionally aggravating you.
Almost always, they are just doing what they think they should do.
Try setting aside your own rules for how they should behave,
and adopt a live-and-let-live attitude.
Your relationship will become stronger and happier if you do.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

My Loved One
You are my ground and you are my rainbow.
You are my butterfly and you are my ecstasy.
You are the start of my journeys and always my destination.
You are my home - the place to which I always return.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

A divorce is like an amputation:
you survive it, but there's less of you.
- Margaret Atwood

Love allows your beloved the freedom to be unlike you.
Attachment asks for conformity to your needs and desires.
Love imposes no demands.
Attachment expresses an overwhelming demand - "Make me feel whole."
Love expands beyond the limits of two people.
Attachment tries to exclude everything but two people.
- Deepak Chopra in The Path to Love

Make sure you never, never argue at night.
You just lose a good night's sleep,
and you can't settle anything until morning anyway.
- Rose Kennedy

Marriage is an exercise in torture.
- Frances Conroy

Marriage: A word which should be pronounced "mirage".
- Herbert Spencer

Daddy was real gentle with kids.
That's why I expected so much out of marriage,
figuring that all men should be steady and pleasant.
- Loretta Lynn

Staying married may have long-term benefits.
You can elicit much more sympathy from friends over
a bad marriage than you ever can from a good divorce.
- P. J. O'Rourke

Marriage, like money, is still with us;
and,
like money, progressively devalued.
- Robert Graves

Marriage is not about age; it's about finding the right person.
- Sophia Bush

Marriage is a feast where the grace is sometimes better than the dinner.
- Charles Caleb Colton

Marriage is a wonderful invention: then again,
so is a bicycle repair kit.
- Billy Connolly

Every relationship is just so tenuous and precarious.
- Larry David

A Great Relationship is the Dance of Two Great Lives.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If you want to read about love and marriage,
you've got to buy two separate books.
- Alan King

A journey is like marriage.
The certain way to be wrong is to think you control it.
- John Steinbeck

Marriage is a mistake every man should make.
- George Jessel

In every marriage more than a week old,
there are grounds for divorce.
The trick is to find, and continue to find,
grounds for marriage.
- Robert Anderson

A dream you dream alone is only a dream.
A dream you dream together becomes reality.
- John Lennon

The one who loves the least, controls the relationship.
- Robert Anthony

Love in marriage should be the accomplishment of a beautiful dream,
and not, as it too often is, the end.
- Alphonse Karr

Love: A temporary insanity curable by marriage.
- Ambrose Bierce

There is a time for all things - except marriage,
my dear.
- Thomas Chatterton

Protecting the institution of marriage safeguards,
I believe, the American family.
- John Boehner

Marriage is a great institution, but I'm not ready for an institution.
- Mae West

Marriage is the alliance of two people,
one of whom never remembers birthdays and the other who never forgets them.
- Ogden Nash

Any intelligent woman who reads the marriage contract,
and then goes into it, deserves all the consequences.
- Isadora Duncan

Marriage is a gamble, let's be honest.
- Yoko Ono

The difficulty with marriage is that we fall in love with a personality,
but must live with a character.
- Peter De Vries

Men who have a pierced ear are better prepared for marriage -
they've experienced pain and bought jewelry.
- Rita Rudner

Marriage, for a woman at least, hampers the two things
that made life to me glorious -
friendship and learning.
- Jane Harrison

Only choose in marriage a man whom you would choose
as a friend if he were a woman.
- Joseph Joubert

One advantage of marriage is that, when you fall out
of love with him or he falls out of love with you,
it keeps you together until you fall in again.
- Judith Viorst

Marriage is a financial contract; I have enough contracts already.
- Linda Fiorentino

Marriage - a book of which the first chapter is written
in poetry and the remaining chapters in prose.
- Beverley Nichols

Marriage should be a duet - when one sings,
the other claps.
- Joe Murray

Marriage, a market which has nothing free but the entrance.
- Michel de Montaigne

Marriage is nature's way of keeping us from fighting with strangers.
- Alan King

The secret of a successful marriage is not to be at home too much.
- Colin Chapman

A good marriage would be between a blind wife and a deaf husband.
- Michel de Montaigne

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

The greatest roadblock to a great relationship
is trying to force a partner to change through bribes or threats.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

One should believe in marriage as in the immortality of the soul.
- Honore de Balzac

Marriage is a bribe to make the housekeeper think she's a householder.
- Thornton Wilder

Marriage resembles a pair of shears,
so joined that they cannot be separated;
often moving in opposite directions,
yet always punishing anyone who comes between them.
- Sydney Smith

I love being married.
It's so great to find that one special person
you want to annoy for the rest of your life.
- Rita Rudner

Marriage is a wonderful institution,
but who wants to live in an institution?
- Groucho Marx

My husband melted my heart the day he asked me,
"Can I participate in your wonder?"
In whose wonder do you get to participate today?
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Love is moral even without legal marriage,
but marriage is immoral without love.
- Ellen Key

Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does.
Love is a battle, love is a war; love is a growing up.
- James A. Baldwin

Whoever, fleeing marriage and the sorrows that women cause,
does not wish to wed comes to a deadly old age.
- Hesiod

Marriage is not just spiritual communion,
it is also remembering to take out the trash.
- Joyce Brothers

Each relationship nurtures a strength or weakness within you.
- Mike Murdock

Marriage, n: the state or condition of a community consisting of a master,
a mistress, and two slaves, making in all,
two.
- Ambrose Bierce

By all means marry.
If you get a good wife, you'll be happy.
If you get a bad one, you'll become a philosopher
and that is a good thing for any man.
- Socrates

When people get married because they think
it's a long-time love affair,
they'll be divorced very soon,
because all love affairs end in disappointment.
But marriage is a recognition of a spiritual identity.
- Joseph Campbell

Politics doesn't make strange bedfellows -
marriage does.
- Groucho Marx


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