Quotations that match 'marriages'.

Between them, my parents had 10 marriages. Lorna Luft
[ Between Had Marriages Parents Them]
Marriages are made in heaven and consummated on Earth. John Lyly
[ Consummated Earth Heaven Made Marriages]
She worded it a bit strongly, but I do find myself more and more struck by the differences between the sexes. To put it another way: All marriages are mixed marriages. Anne Tyler
[ Another Between Bit Differences Find Marriages Mixed More Myself Put Sexes She Strongly Struck Way]
I think what destroys Hollywood marriages is our work schedule, not so much infidelity. Eva Longoria
[ Destroys Hollywood Infidelity Marriages Much Our Schedule Think Work]
I am not against hasty marriages where a mutual flame is fanned by an adequate income. Wilkie Collins
[ Adequate Against Am Flame Hasty Income Marriages Mutual Where]
After three failed marriages, I know what it's like to be replaced. So that's kind of how Joey Harrington must feel today... A former No. 1 choice looks to me like he's going to be a bust in Detroit. Terry Bradshaw
[ After Bust Choice Detroit Failed Feel Former Going How Joey Kind Know Looks Marriages Must Replaced Three Today]
Friendships, like marriages, are dependent on avoiding the unforgivable. John D. MacDonald
[ Avoiding Dependent Friendships Marriages]
Look at all the marriages that have been wonderfully successful where fellows finished their army service and came home to go to college on G.I. bills and their wives worked. Marta Kristen
[ Army Been Bills Came College Fellows Finished Go Home Look Marriages Service Successful Their Where Wives Wonderfully Worked]
France may claim the happiest marriages in the world, but the happiest divorces in the world are "made in America." Helen Rowland
[ America Claim Divorces France Happiest Made Marriages May World]
I contend the state ought to do its thing and provide legal rights for all couples who want to be joined together for life. The church should bless unions that it sees fit to bless, and they should be called marriages. Tony Campolo
[ Bless Called Church Contend Couples Fit Joined Legal Life Marriages Ought Provide Rights Sees Should State Thing Together Unions Want]
The most successful marriages, gay or straight, even if they begin in romantic love, often become friendships. It's the ones that become the friendships that last. Andrew Sullivan
[ Become Begin Even Friendships Gay Last Love Marriages Most Often Ones Romantic Straight Successful]
I want to lead the Progressive Conservative Party, a party that will promote true conservative values and principles. I can tell you right now, I am not the merger candidate. I am not interested in institutional marriages with other parties. Peter MacKay
[ Am Candidate Conservative Institutional Interested Lead Marriages Merger Now Other Parties Party Principles Progressive Promote Right Tell True Values Want Will]
For the standard of Christian life was to be strained to a higher pitch; more fasting was required, and more careful separation from the manners and enjoyments of the world; celibacy and martyrdom had great value set upon them, and second marriages were prohibited. Robert Rainy
[ Careful Celibacy Christian Enjoyments Fasting Great Had Higher Life Manners Marriages Martyrdom More Pitch Prohibited Required Second Separation Set Standard Strained Them Upon Value Were World]
I don't like being a voyeur, looking into other people's marriages. Paul Begala
[ Being Into Looking Marriages Other Voyeur]
Americans, who make more of marrying for love than any other people, also break up more of their marriages, but the figure reflects not so much the failure of love as the determination of people not to live without it. Morton Hunt
[ Also Americans Any Break Determination Failure Figure Live Love Make Marriages Marrying More Much Other Reflects Than Their Up Without]
I do not think our priorities are misplaced when we are looking at creating a whole new class of children from these gay marriages who could end up completely dependent on the State, on the taxpayers - the American people. James Inhofe
[ American Children Class Completely Could Creating Dependent End Gay Looking Marriages Misplaced New Our Priorities State Taxpayers These Think Up Whole]
For some of us, watching a miniseries that lasts longer than most marriages is not easy. Erma Bombeck
[ Easy Lasts Longer Marriages Most Some Than Us Watching]
All marriages are happy. It's the living together afterward that causes all the trouble. Raymond Hull Marriage
[ Afterward Causes Happy Living Marriages Together Trouble]
Not every religion has to have St. Augustine's attitude to sex. Why even in our culture marriages are celebrated in a church, everyone present knows what is going to happen that night, but that doesn't prevent it being a religious ceremony. Ludwig Wittgenstein
[ Attitude Augustine Being Celebrated Ceremony Church Culture Even Every Everyone Going Happen Knows Marriages Night Our Present Prevent Religion Religious Sex St Why]
Many marriages would be better if the husband and the wife clearly understood that they are on the same side. Zig Ziglar
[ Better Clearly Husband Many Marriages Same Side Understood Wife Would]
Most Kikuyu marriages were arranged on the basis of what is described by anthropologists as the bride price. Louis Leakey
[ Anthropologists Arranged Basis Bride Described Marriages Most Price Were]
Marriages don't last. When I meet a guy, the first question I ask myself is: is this the man I want my children to spend their weekends with? Rita Rudner
[ Ask Children First Guy Last Man Marriages Meet Myself Question Spend Their Want Weekends]
When widows exclaim loudly against second marriages, I would always lay a wager than the man, If not the wedding day, is absolutely fixed on. Henry Fielding
[ Absolutely Against Always Day Fixed Lay Loudly Man Marriages Second Than Wager Wedding Widows Would]
I don't think there is such a definition of a perfect family, but I do think that our marriages are in crisis. Our families are in crisis. And I think the African-American family is at one of the worst stages it's been at in a very long time in this country. Fatherlessness is rampant. Leah Ward Sears
[ African-American Been Country Crisis Definition Families Family Long Marriages Our Perfect Rampant Stages Such Think Time Very Worst]
Provincial governments in Canada have terminated the positions of marriage commissioners who have, for personal religious convictions, not performed same sex marriages. It has happened in Saskatchewan. Stockwell Day
[ Canada Commissioners Convictions Governments Happened Marriage Marriages Performed Personal Positions Provincial Religious Same Saskatchewan Sex Terminated]
I understand why marriages break up over golf. I can't even talk about my own handicap because it's too upsetting. Shia LaBeouf
[ Because Break Even Golf Handicap Marriages Over Own Talk Too Understand Up Upsetting Why]
There may be good, but there are no pleasant marriages. Rainer Maria Rilke
[ Good Marriages May Pleasant]
I see the policy of opposing same-sex marriages or unions, whatever you call it, as bigotry or discrimination. Patrick J. Kennedy
[ Bigotry Call Discrimination Marriages Opposing Policy Same-Sex See Unions Whatever]
Yesterday Senator John Kerry changed his mind and now supports the ban on gay marriages. I'm telling you this guy has more positions than Paris Hilton. David Letterman
[ Ban Changed Gay Guy Hilton His John Kerry Marriages Mind More Now Paris Positions Senator Supports Telling Than Yesterday]
But I believe that there are marriages where you can have your pool table and she can have her scrapbooking room or garden or whatever it is. But when everyone has what they want, it's not funny. There's no conflict. Brad Garrett
[ Believe Conflict Everyone Funny Garden Her Marriages Pool Room She Table Want Whatever Where Your]
Of course, bad marriages are so pervasive that they have invaded the faith community too. Jerry B. Jenkins
[ Bad Community Course Faith Invaded Marriages Pervasive Too]
I am not against hasty marriages, where a mutual flame is fanned by an adequate income. Will Durant
[ Adequate Against Am Flame Hasty Income Marriages Mutual Where]
The facts are plain: Religious leaders who preside over marriage ceremonies must and will be guided by what they believe. If they do not wish to celebrate marriages for same-sex couples, that is their right. The Supreme Court says so. And the Charter says so. Paul Martin
[ Believe Celebrate Ceremonies Charter Couples Court Facts Guided Leaders Marriage Marriages Must Over Plain Preside Religious Right Same-Sex Says Supreme Their Will Wish]
There are two kinds of marriages - where the husband quotes the wife and where the wife quotes the husband. Clifford Odets
[ Husband Kinds Marriages Quotes Two Where Wife]
Remember that children, marriages, and flower gardens reflect the kind of care they get. H. Jackson Brown, Jr. Gardening
[ Care Children Flower Gardens Get Kind Marriages Reflect Remember]
Of my four marriages, the one to Bob Levitt is the only one I don't regret. Ethel Merman
[ Bob Four Marriages Only Regret]
I think that marriage is an amazing institution and should be preserved, and you can have great marriages, and you must because sharing your life with someone is like the greatest thing. And I loved being able to set a good example for that on television. Jenna Elfman
[ Able Amazing Because Being Example Good Great Greatest Institution Life Loved Marriage Marriages Must Preserved Set Sharing Should Someone Television Thing Think Your]
In the beginning of the human race there was no genetic load which would cause undesirable traits such as appear in offspring of marriages between relatives today. Walter Lang
[ Appear Beginning Between Cause Genetic Human Load Marriages Offspring Race Relatives Such Today Traits Undesirable Which Would]
I'm certain that it was an incredible gift for me to not only be friends with some of the greatest blues people who've ever lived, but to learn how they played, how they sang, how they lived their lives, ran their marriages, and talked to their kids. Bonnie Raitt
[ Blues Certain Ever Friends Gift Greatest How Incredible Kids Learn Lived Lives Marriages Only Played Ran Sang Some Talked Their]
With children no longer the universally accepted reason for marriage, marriages are going to have to exist on their own merits. Eleanor Holmes Norton
[ Accepted Children Exist Going Longer Marriage Marriages Merits Own Reason Their Universally]
To live for a principle, for the triumph of some reform by which all mankind are to be lifted up to be wedded to an idea may be, after all, the holiest and happiest of marriages. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
[ After Happiest Holiest Idea Lifted Live Mankind Marriages May Principle Reform Some Triumph Up Wedded Which]
I think the main reason my marriages failed is that I always loved too well but never wisely. Ava Gardner
[ Always Failed Loved Main Marriages Never Reason Think Too Well Wisely]
After a while in marriage, it doesn't work anymore. There is something missing, there is something wrong. There are few marriages that stay alive forever. We like something, and after a while, we hate what we used to love. Monica Bellucci
[ After Alive Anymore Few Forever Hate Love Marriage Marriages Missing Something Stay Used While Work Wrong]
I mean, we had on our show, we had marriages, divorces and other stuff going on. And that was just me. Harvey Korman
[ Divorces Going Had Just Marriages Mean Other Our Show Stuff]
I deal with unhappy marriages a lot. I've never been married, I'm single. Paula Danziger
[ Been Deal Lot Marriages Married Never Single Unhappy]
Most of these alternative arrangements, so-called, arise out of the ruins of marriages, not as an improvement of old fashioned marriage. Christopher Lasch
[ Alternative Arise Arrangements Fashioned Improvement Marriage Marriages Most Old Out Ruins So-Called These]
I've given my memoirs far more thought than any of my marriages. You can't divorce a book. Gloria Swanson
[ Any Book Divorce Far Given Marriages Memoirs More Than Thought]
More marriages might survive if the partners realized that sometimes the better comes after the worse. Doug Larson Marriage
[ After Better Comes Marriages Might More Partners Realized Sometimes Survive Worse]
Lot's of marriages don't last as long as Queen have been together. John Deacon
[ Been Last Long Lot Marriages Queen Together]
If only the strength of the love that people feel when it is reciprocated could be as intense and obsessive as the love we feel when it is not; then marriages would be truly made in heaven. Ben Elton
[ Could Feel Heaven Intense Love Made Marriages Obsessive Only Reciprocated Strength Then Truly Would]
I don't believe in hasty marriages. Anna Held
[ Believe Hasty Marriages]
Another argument, vaguer and even less persuasive, is that gay marriage somehow does harm to heterosexual marriage. I have yet to meet anyone who can explain to me what this means. In what way would allowing same-sex partners to marry diminish the marriages of heterosexual couples? Ted Olson
[ Allowing Another Anyone Argument Couples Diminish Does Even Explain Gay Harm Heterosexual Less Marriage Marriages Marry Means Meet Partners Persuasive Same-Sex Somehow Way Would Yet]
I know all about cheating. I've had six very successful marriages. Bobby Heenan
[ Cheating Had Know Marriages Six Successful Very]
Good marriages are made in heaven. Or some such place. Robert Bolt
[ Good Heaven Made Marriages Place Some Such]
No Congress ever has seen fit to amend the Constitution to address any issue related to marriage. No Constitutional Amendment was needed to ban polygamy or bigamy, nor was a Constitutional Amendment needed to set a uniform age of majority to ban child marriages. Judy Biggert
[ Address Age Amend Amendment Any Ban Child Congress Constitution Constitutional Ever Fit Issue Majority Marriage Marriages Needed Nor Polygamy Related Seen Set Uniform]
Marriage, even the best marriages are tough. Jayne Meadows
[ Best Even Marriage Marriages Tough]
In those days, man, in the '50s, black people in the South... We didn't recognize contracts that much. And we didn't recognize marriages that much, either. Ike Turner
[ Black Contracts Days Either Man Marriages Much Recognize South Those]
Marriages are under strain today in terms of economics. There are social cross-currents. We see failed marriages. But it is not under attack by our gay and lesbian citizens. Earl Blumenauer
[ Attack Citizens Economics Failed Gay Lesbian Marriages Our See Social Strain Terms Today Under]
The proper union of gin and vermouth is a great and sudden glory; it is one of the happiest marriages on earth, and one of the shortest lived. Bernard De Voto
[ Earth Gin Glory Great Happiest Lived Marriages Proper Shortest Sudden Union]
I was appalled and shocked that Bush used the State of the Union to attack same-sex marriages and indicated that he would support a constitutional amendment. Jean O'Leary
[ Amendment Appalled Attack Bush Constitutional Indicated Marriages Same-Sex Shocked State Support Union Used Would]
As a 29-year-old, the only thing that I can possibly think is that if I'm still performing at 50, it's because I'll have had disastrous marriages and I have to pay for them. Robbie Williams
[ Because Disastrous Had Marriages Only Pay Performing Possibly Still Them Thing Think]
I don't know nothing about no marriages or nothing. I ain't even never been to a wedding. Mike Epps
[ Been Even Know Marriages Never Nothing Wedding]
Most marriages recognize this paradox: Passion destroys passion; we want what puts an end to wanting what we want. John Fowles
[ Destroys End Marriages Most Paradox Passion Puts Recognize Want Wanting]
All marriages are happy. It's trying to live together afterwards that causes all the problems. Shelley Winters
[ Afterwards Causes Happy Live Marriages Problems Together Trying]
They say marriages are made in Heaven. But so is thunder and lightning. Clint Eastwood
[ Heaven Lightning Made Marriages Say Thunder]
My daughter is a good, caring, compassionate person. To me that's the true meaning of success, even though the marriages didn't work out. My success with my daughter is all that matters. Charlene Tilton
[ Caring Compassionate Daughter Even Good Marriages Matters Meaning Out Person Success Though True Work]
We've got gays working there. If they can demonstrate long-term relationships, we make same-sex benefits available just as we do with common-law marriages. Gays are productive people. Some fly airplanes, some work in breweries. Pete Coors
[ Airplanes Available Benefits Breweries Demonstrate Fly Gays Got Just Long-Term Make Marriages Productive Relationships Same-Sex Some Work Working]
Those Marriages generally abound most with Love and Constancy, that are preceded by a long Courtship. Joseph Addison
[ Abound Constancy Courtship Generally Long Love Marriages Most Preceded Those]
I hate to be a failure. I hate and regret the failure of my marriages. I would gladly give all my millions for just one lasting marital success. J. Paul Getty
[ Failure Give Gladly Hate Just Lasting Marriages Millions Regret Success Would]
I think it's something that needs to be said - that there are interracial marriages out there, and the couples live happy lives, and there's nothing wrong with it. Tia Mowry
[ Couples Happy Live Lives Marriages Needs Nothing Out Said Something Think Wrong]
Quarrels often arise in marriages when the bridal gifts are excessive. Antisthenes Marriage
[ Arise Bridal Excessive Gifts Marriages Often Quarrels]
In Hollywood, all marriages are happy. It's trying to live together afterwards that causes the problems. Shelley Winters
[ Afterwards Causes Happy Hollywood Live Marriages Problems Together Trying]