Marriage Quotes

Men marry women with the hope they will never change. Women marry men with the hope they will change. Invaribly they are both disappointed.

Albert Einstein

Marriage is like pi - natural, irrational, and very important.

Lisa Hoffman

The world has grown suspicious of anything that looks like a happily married life.

Oscar Wilde

Remember that a successful marriage depends on two things: (1) finding the right person and (2) being the right person

Tom Mullen

Success in marriage does not come merely through finding the right mate, but through being the right mate.

Barnett Brickner

Marriage is that relation between man and woman in which the independence is equal, the dependence mutual, and the obligation reciprocal.

Louis K. Anspacher

God's great cosmic joke on the human race was requiring that men and women live together in marriage

Mark Twain

Marriage is not a simple love affair, it's an ordeal, and the ordeal is the sacrifice of ego to a relationship in which two have become one

Joseph Campbell

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

Alan King

When a woman marries again it is because she detested her first husband. When a man marries again, it is because he adored his first wife. Women try their luck; men risk theirs.

Oscar Wilde

Marriage is a great institution. No family should be without it.

Mae West

A good marriage would be between a blind wife and a deaf husband.

Honore de Balzac

Marriage is an alliance entered into by a man who can't sleep with the window shut, and a woman who can't sleep with the window open.

George Bernard Shaw

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

Marriage is a romance in which the hero dies in the first chapter.

Oscar Wilde

Marriage is like a beleaguered fortress: those who are outside want to get in, and those inside want to get out

French Proverb

Marriage is the operation by which a woman's vanity and a man's egotism are extracted without an anaesthetic.

Helen Rowland

There is no more lovely, friendly, and charming relationship, communion, or company than a good marriage.

Martin Luther

Marriage is an Athenic weaving together of families, of two souls with their individual fates and destinies, of time and eternity - everyday life married to the timeless mysteries of the soul.

Thomas More

Marriage is a coming together for better or for worse, hopefully enduring, and intimate to the degree of being sacred.

William Orville Douglas

Marriage is a good deal like a circus: there is not as much in it as is represented in the advertising

Edgar Watson Howe

The value of marriage is not that adults produce children but that children produce adults.

Peter De Vries

A good marriage is one which allows for change and growth in the individuals and in the way they express their love.

Pearl S. Buck

The problem with marriage is that it ends every night after making love, and it must be rebuilt every morning before breakfast.

Gabriel Garcia Marquez

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Updated On : December 06, 2013
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