Wife Quotes

Behind every successful man is a woman, behind her is his wife.

Groucho Marx

All other goods by fortune's hand are given: A wife is the peculiar gift of Heaven.

Alexander Pope

After marriage, husband and wife become two sides of a coin; they just can not face each other, yet still they stay together.

Hemant Joshi

When a wife has a good husband it is easily seen in her face.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife

Jane Austen

If I told my wife I was going to become a manager she'd say 'sign this then. Don't worry it's only a divorce.

David Ginola

Being pregnant is an occupational hazard of being a wife

Queen Victoria

Maybe you offer then a luxury cruise for two weeks with the wife, or a trip on a private jet on BBC Panorama, a program about bung taking in football

Peter Harrison

I was a queen, and you took away my crown; a wife, and you killed my husband; a mother, and you deprived me of my children. My blood alone remains: take it, but do not make me suffer long.

Marie Antoinette

Nothing flatters a man as much as the happiness of his wife; he is always proud of himself as the source of it.

Samuel Johnson

There is one thing more exasperating than a wife who can cook and won't, and that's a wife who can't cook and will.

Robert Frost

The only solid and lasting peace between a man and his wife is, doubtless, a separation.

Lord Chesterfield

The fear of making permanent commitments can change the mutual love of husband and wife into two loves of self-two loves existing side by side, until they end in separation.

Pope John Paul II

Fallen from his lofty and heroic station; now finally restored to the perception of truth; weighed to earth by the recollection of his own deeds; consoled no longer by a consciousness of rectitude, for the loss of offspring and wife a loss for which he was indebted to his own misguided hand; Wieland was transformed at once into the man of sorrow?

Charles Brockden Brown

To make it in life, you and your wife need to be in the same business. That has been my problem all along. My wives didn't know what I was doing. I would come back home from the road to a stranger. That's no good.

James Joseph Brown
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