Quotes 1 till 15 of 58.
George Bernard Shaw
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-19500
All young women begin by believing they can change and reform the men they marry. They can't.
British writer, social criticus 1802-18760
Any one must see at a glance that if men and women marry those whom they do not love, they must love those whom they do not marry.
Greek philosopher 469 BC - 399 BC0
By all means marry. If you get a good wife you will become happy, and if you get a bad one you will become a philosopher.
British criticus 1903-19740
Except for poverty, incompatibility, opposition of parents, absence of love on one side and of desire to marry on both, nothing stands in the way of our happy union.
Irish writer 1854-19000
For an artist to marry his model is as fatal as for a gourmet to marry his cook: the one gets no sittings, and the other gets no dinners.
Girls marry for love. Boys marry because of a chronic irritation that causes them to gravitate in the direction of objects with certain curvilinear properties.
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 and cleric 1771-18450
How can a bishop marry? How can he flirt? The most he can say is ''I will see you in the vestry after service.''
English statesman and writer 1804-18810
I have always thought that every woman should marry, and no man.Source: Lothair (1870) ch. 30
Queen of Great Britain 1819-19010
I think people really marry far too much; it is such a lottery after all, and for a poor woman a very doubtful happiness.
American Actress, Producer 1908-19890
I'd marry again if I found a man who had fifteen million dollars, would sign over half to me, and guarantee that he'd be dead within a year.
I'm going to marry a Jewish woman because I like the idea of getting up Sunday morning and going to the deli.
Henry Louis Mencken
American journalist and critic 1880-19560
If I ever marry it will be on a sudden impulse, as a man shoots himself.
American short story writer, pen name of William S. Porter 1862-19100
If man knew how women pass the time when they are alone, they'd never marry.
If T-Bone Walker had been a woman, I would have asked him to marry me. I'd never heard anything like that before: single-string blues played on an electric guitar.