To keep the fire burning brightly there’s one easy rule: Keep the two logs together, near enough to keep each other warm and far enough apart – about a finger’s breadth – for breathing room. Good fire, good marriage, same rule. ~Marnie Reed Crowell
Success in marriage does not come merely through finding the right mate, but through being the right mate. ~Barnett R. Brickner
A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person. ~Mignon McLaughlin, The Second Neurotic’s Notebook, 1966
Don’t marry the person you think you can live with; marry only the individual you think you can’t live without. ~James C. Dobson
Marriage is three parts love and seven parts forgiveness of sins. ~Langdon Mitchell
What counts in making a happy marriage is not so much how compatible you are, but how you deal with incompatibility. ~George Levinger
By all means marry; if you get a good wife, you’ll be happy; if you get a bad one, you’ll become a philosopher. ~Socrates
A happy marriage is the union of two good forgivers. ~Ruth Bell Graham
It is sometimes essential for a husband and a wife to quarrel – they get to know each other better.
He: Yes. At last. It was so hard to wait.
She: Do you want me to leave?
He: NO! Don’t even think about it.
She: Do you love me?
He: Of course! Over and over!
She: Have you ever cheated on me?
He: NO! Why are you even asking?
She: Will you kiss me?
He: Every chance I get!
She: Will you hit me?
He: Are you crazy! I’m not that kind of person!
She: Can I trust you?
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