Marriage must be a relation either of sympathy or of conquest
It is not the lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes an unhappy marriage.
Love is the flower; marriage the fruit.
When you make the sacrifice in marriage, you're sacrificing not to each other, but to unity in a relationship.
Keep your eyes wide open before marriage,
and half shut afterwards.
Every woman should marry ... and no man.
Disraeli, Benjamin (1804–1881)
I chose my wife, as she did her wedding gown, not for a fine glossy surface, but such qualities as would wear well.
Strange to say what delight we married people have to see these poor fools decoyed into our condition.
Marriage is nothing but a civil contract.
Quotations about Marriage