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American writer and publisher 1859-1915+1
A man who marries a woman to educate her falls a victim to the same fallacy as the woman who marries a man to reform him.
British drama writer 1640-17160
He's a fool that marries, but he's a greater that does not marry a fool; what is wit in a wife good for, but to make a man a cuckold?
English writer 1775-18170
Human nature is so well disposed towards those who are in interesting situations, that a young person, who either marries or dies, is sure of being kindly spoken of.
British writer 1820-18490
I do believe a young lady can't be too careful who she marries.Source: The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (1848) ch. XXII
It doesn't much signify whom one marries, for one is sure to find next morning that it was someone else.
American actor and humorist 1879-19350
It doesn't much signify whom one marries, for one is sure to find out the next morning that it was someone else.
My brother's gay. My parents don't mind as long as he marries a doctor.Source: New York Magazine 22 March 1976, Funny Girl
Italian novelist and poet 1908-19500
No woman marries for money; they are all clever enough, before marrying a millionaire, to fall in love with him first.
Henry Louis Mencken
American journalist and critic 1880-19560
Strike an average between what a woman thinks of her husband a month before she marries him and what she thinks of him a year afterward, and you will have the truth about him.
Spanish - American philosopher 1863 - 19520
The little word is has its tragedies: it marries and identifies different things with the greatest innocence; and yet no two are ever identical, and if therein lies the charm of wedding them and calling them one, therein too lies the danger.
The true saint goes in and out amongst the people and eats and sleeps with them and buys and sells in the market and marries and takes part in social intercourse, and never forgets God for a single moments.
American journalist 1875-19500
When a girl marries, she exchanges the attentions of all the other men of her acquaintance for the inattention of just one.
Irish writer 1854-19000
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.
Dean William R. Inge
Dean of St Paul's, London 1860-19540
Whoever marries the spirit of this age will find himself a widower in the next.