Quotations About / On: MARRIAGE

  • 71.
    From the moment I liberated Brigitte, the moment I showed her how to be truly herself, our marriage was all downhill.
    (Roger Vadim (b. 1927), French filmmaker. Sunday Express (London, July 2, 1972). Vadim was speaking of Brigitte Bardot.)
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  • 72.
    I have yet to hear a man ask for advice on how to combine marriage and a career.
    (Gloria Steinem (b. 1934), U.S. feminist writer, editor. Radio interview, April 2, 1984, LBC (London).)
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  • 73.
    If married couples did not live together good marriages would be more common.
    (Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900), German philosopher, classical scholar, critic of culture. Friedrich Nietzsche, Sämtliche Werke: Kritische Studienausgabe, vol. 2, p. 268, eds. Giorgio Colli and Mazzino Montinari, Berlin, de Gruyter (1980); Human, All-Too-Human, p. 151, trans. by R.J. Hollingdale, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press (1986). Human, All-Too-Human, "Woman and Child," aphorism 393, "Unity of Place and Action," (1878).)
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  • 74.
    If i can find the hidden light of love again, maybe i'll consider marriage.
    (Emmanuel Adekunle)
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  • 75.
    Finding love in marriage today
    is almost as rare as finding
    skirts in Ellen DeGeneres's trousseau.
    (Albert Ahearn)
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  • 76.
    Marriage is not a requirement; it's a lifetime commitment.
    (Value of marriage)
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  • 77.
    Divorce is probably of nearly the same date as marriage. I believe, however, that marriage is some weeks the more ancient.
    (Voltaire [François Marie Arouet] (1694-1778), French philosopher, author. "Divorce," Philosophical Dictionary (1764). Full name: François Marie Arouet Voltaire.)
  • 78.
    Marriage is for women the commonest mode of livelihood, and the total amount of undesired sex endured by women is probably greater in marriage than in prostitution.
    (Bertrand Russell (1872-1970), British philosopher, mathematician. "Prostitution," Marriage and Morals (1929).)
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  • 79.
    Only one marriage I regret. I remember after I got that marriage license I went across from the license bureau to a bar for a drink. The bartender said, "What will you have, sir?" And I said, "A glass of hemlock."
    (Ernest Hemingway (1899-1961), U.S. author. quoted in A.E. Hotchner, Papa Hemingway, pt. 2, ch. 5 (1966 edition).)
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  • 80.
    After the first couple of months, she and Charlie didn't see much of each other except at breakfast. It was a marriage just like any other marriage.
    (Orson Welles (1915-1985), U.S. filmmaker, actor, producer, and Herman J. Manckiewicz (1897-1953), U.S. screenwriter. Leland (Joseph Cotten), Citizen Kane, speaking of Charles Foster Kane (Orson Welles) and his wife Emily (Ruth Warrick) (1941).)
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