Jan 5, 2012

512#Quotes on Wedlock


Nothing can bring a real sense of security into the home except true love. - Billy Graham

Try praising your wife, even if it does frighten her at first. - Billy Sunday

A husband is one who stands by you in troubles you wouldn't have had if you hadn't married him. – Author unknown

Making marriage work is like running a farm. You have to start all over again each morning.
- Author Unknown

There is, hidden or flaunted, a sword between the sexes till an entire marriage reconciles them. - Author Unknown


The monstrosity of sexual intercourse outside marriage is that those who indulge in it are trying to isolate one kind of union (the sexual) from all the other kinds of union which were intended to go along with it and make up the total union.
 C.S. Lewis

Well married a person has wings, poorly married shackles. Henry Ward Beecher

A man finds himself seven years older the day after his marriage. Francis Bacon

I have known many happy marriages, but never a compatible one. The whole aim of marriage is to fight through and survive the instant when incompatibility becomes unquestionable.
G.K. Chesterton

Marriage is an adventure, like going to war. - G.K. Chesterton


Marriage is not a union, merely between two creatures - it is a union between two spirits; and the intention of that bond is to perfect the nature of both, by supplementing their deficiencies with the force of contrast, giving to each sex those excellencies in which it is naturally deficient. Frederick W. Robertson

It is not marriage that fails; it is people that fail. All that marriage does is to show them up. Harry Emerson Fosdick

If you treat your wife like a thoroughbred, you'll never end up with a nag. Zig Ziglar

Many marriages would be better if the husband and the wife clearly understood that they are on the same side. Zig Ziglar

The thing needed to women (and to men too) is these friendships without love between men and women. And if between married men and married women, all the better.
Florence Nightingale

The Puritan ethic of marriage was first to look not for a partner whom you do love passionately at this moment but rather for one whom you can love steadily as your best friend for life, then to proceed with God's help to do just that.
J.I. Packer


Marriage is the mother of the world. It preserves kingdoms, and fills cities and churches, and heaven itself.

She that hath a wise husband must entice him to an eternal dearness by the veil of modesty and the grave robes of chastity, the ornament of meekness, and the jewels of faith and charity. She must have no painting but blushings; her brightness must be purity, and she must shine roundabout with sweetness and friendship; and she shall be pleasant while she lives, and desired when she dies.
Jeremy Taylor

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

Let the wife make the husband glad to come home, and let him make her sorry to see him leave.Martin Luther

God has set the type of marriage everywhere throughout the creation. Every creature seeks its perfection in another. The very heavens and earth picture it to us. Martin Luther

When Eve was brought unto Adam, he became filled with the Holy Spirit, and gave her the most sanctified, the most glorious of appellations. He called her Eva, that is to say, the Mother of All. He did not style her wife, but simply mother, mother of all living creatures. In this consists the glory and the most precious ornament of woman.
Martin Luther

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