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Inspirational quotes about Marriage

“In the enriching of marriage, the big things are the little things. There must be constant appreciation for each other and thoughtful demonstration of gratitude. A couple must encourage and help each other grow. Marriage is a joint quest for the good, the beautiful, and the divine.” ~James E. Faust

“A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person." ~Mignon McLaughlin

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

“The difference between an ordinary marriage and an extraordinary marriage is in giving just a little ‘extra’ every day, as often as possible, for as long as we both shall live.” ~Fawn Weaver

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

“Marriage is like a fine wine, if tended properly, it just gets better with age.” ~Unknown

“In a time when nothing is more certain than change, the commitment of two people to one another has become difficult and rare.  Yet, by its scarcity, the beauty and value of this exchange have only been enhanced.  ~Robert Sexton

“Being in a long marriage is a little bit like that nice cup of coffee every morning – I might have it every day, but I still enjoy it.” ~Stephen Gaines

“Where there is love, there is life.” ~Mahatma Gandhi

“Between a man and his wife nothing ought to rule but love.  ~William Penn

“I don't want to be married just to be married. I can't think of anything lonelier than spending the rest of my life with someone I can't talk to, or worse, someone I can't be silent with.” ~Mary Ann Shaffer

“Marriage is a lottery in which men stake their liberty and women their happiness.  ~Virginie des Rieux

“A long-lasting marriage is built by two people who believe in -and live by- the solemn promise they made.” ~Darlene Schacht

“Love is blind, but marriage restores its sight.  ~Samuel Lichtenberg

“My husband is one of my greatest blessings from God. His love is a gift that I open every day.” ~Darlene Schacht

“When in a relationship, a real man doesn't make his woman jealous of others, he makes others jealous of his woman.” ~Steve Maraboli

“Love is a flower which turns into fruit at marriage.” ~Finnish Proverb

"It's not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages." ~Friedrich Nietzsche

“The way to hold a husband is to keep him a little jealous; the way to lose him is to keep him a little more jealous.  ~H.L. Mencken

“My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me." ~Winston Churchill

“The greatest marriages are built on teamwork. A mutual respect, a healthy dose of admiration, and a never-ending portion of love and grace.” ~Fawn Weaver

“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

“Success in marriage does not come merely through finding the right mate, but through being the right mate.  ~Barnett R. Brickner

“To find someone who will love you for no reason, and to shower that person with reasons, that is the ultimate happiness.” ~Robert Brault

“The trouble with some women is that they get all excited about nothing - and then marry him.  ~Cher

“Two things are owed to truthfulness - lasting marriages and short friendships.  ~Robert Brault

“Marriage provides the solace of worked-on friendship and the joy of being known profoundly.” ~Imogene Stubbs

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

“All marriages are happy.  It's the living together afterward that causes all the trouble.  ~Raymond Hull

“A happy marriage doesn’t mean you have a perfect spouse or a perfect marriage. It simply means you’ve chosen to look beyond the imperfections in both.” ~Fawn Weaver

“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

“A first-rate marriage is like a first-rate hotel:  expensive, but worth it.  ~Mignon McLaughlin

“Someone once asked me why women don't gamble as much as men do, and I gave the common-sensical reply that we don't have as much money.  That was a true but incomplete answer.  In fact, women's total instinct for gambling is satisfied by marriage.  ~Gloria Steinem

“A man's wife has more power over him than the state has.  ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

“When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.  ~Nora Ephron

“A man in love is incomplete until he has married.  Then he's finished.  ~Zsa Zsa Gabor

“Spouse:  someone who'll stand by you through all the trouble you wouldn't have had if you'd stayed single.  ~Author Unknown

“My wife says I never listen to her.  At least I think that's what she said.  ~Author Unknown

“Before marriage, a man declares that he would lay down his life to serve you; after marriage, he won't even lay down his newspaper to talk to you.  ~Helen Rowland

“I never knew what real happiness was until I got married.  And by then it was too late.  ~Max Kauffman

“No man expects a great deal from marriage.  He is quite satisfied if his wife is a good cook, a good valet, an attentive audience, and a patient nurse.  ~Author Unknown

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

“Our marriage has always been a 50-50 proposition - with the possible exception of closet space.  ~Gene Perret

“What counts in making a happy marriage is not so much how compatible you are, but how you deal with incompatibility.  ~George Levinger

“How can a woman be expected to be happy with a man who insists on treating her as if she were a perfectly normal human being.  ~Oscar Wilde

“Come, let's be a comfortable couple and take care of each other!  How glad we shall be, that we have somebody we are fond of always, to talk to and sit with.  ~Charles Dickens

“One of the good things that come of a true marriage is, that there is one face on which changes come without your seeing them; or rather there is one face which you can still see the same, through all the shadows which years have gathered upon it.  ~George MacDonald

“Rules for a happy marriage: 1. Never both be angry at the same time. 2. Never yell at each other unless the house is on fire. 3. If one of you has to win an argument, let it be your spouse. 4. If you have to criticize, do it lovingly. 5. Never bring up mistakes from the past. 6. Neglect the whole world rather than each other. 7. Never go to sleep with an argument unsettled. 8. At least once a day say a kind word or pay a compliment to your partner. 9. When you have done something wrong, admit it and ask for forgiveness. 10. It takes two to make a quarrel, and the one in the wrong is usually the one who does the most talking.” ~Author Unknown

 

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