Years Of Marriage quotes:

  • The first year of marriage is like wet cement -- Robert Wolgemuth
  • After forty years of marriage we still stood with broken swords in our hands. -- Enid Bagnold
  • We seldom give each other advice-I think that's the success of 25 years of marriage. -- Laura Bush
  • I think I've scratched the surface after twenty years of marriage. Women want chocolate and conversation. -- Mel Gibson
  • I had my children after eight years of marriage. It was a dream come true. I still pinch myself. -- Nita Ambani
  • For the first year of marriage I had basically a bad attitude. I tended to place my wife underneath a pedestal. -- Woody Allen
  • Twenty years of romance makes a woman look like a ruin; but twenty years of marriage makes her something like a public building. -- Oscar Wilde
  • The first year of marriage is like wet cement - the impressions made in it are much harder to change once it has set. -- Robert Wolgemuth
  • Divorce sucks. Let me tell you, after five years of marriage, it is devastating to have the person with the good credit move out. -- Rich Vos
  • After about 20 years of marriage, I'm finally starting to scratch the surface of what women want. And I think the answer lies somewhere between conversation and chocolate. -- Mel Gibson
  • After 45 years of marriage, when I have an argument with my wife, if we don't agree, we do what she wants. But, when we agree, we do what I want! -- Jacques Pepin
  • The part that's difficult is being single, at 41, after 10 years of marriage and two kids. That's like having a bunch of money in a currency of a country that doesn't exist anymore. -- Louis C. K.
  • When David Arquette and I got engaged we started therapy together. I'd heard that the first year of marriage is the hardest, so we decided to work through all that stuff early. -- Courteney Cox
  • You ought to be ashamed of yourself, running around, not married, staying out all night. Ashamed!" "Ashamed!" my grandmother echoed. Good to know they still agreed on things after forty-three years of marriage. -- Jeaniene Frost
  • After 7 years of marriage, I am sure of 2 things: First, never wallpaper together and second, you'll need 2 bathrooms . . . both for her. The rest is a mystery, but a mystery I love to be involved in. -- Dennis Miller
  • I am going on eight years of marriage, and when it comes to communication, I believe you should always communicate in a time of peace. As a general rule, never try to communicate in the heat of the moment. -- Tony Gaskins
  • Even divorce, she thought, cannot erase all the bonds forged by years of marriage. Long after the papers are signed, decrees notarized, the ties still remain. And the most powerful tie of all is written in a child's flesh and blood. -- Tess Gerritsen
  • One of the first things you and your fiance need to develop is a meaningful prayer life even before the wedding. My wife, Shirley, and I did that, and the time we have spent on our knees has been the stabilizing factor throughout nearly forty years of marriage. -- James Dobson
  • I had a friend who, after 25 years of marriage, found himself trying to date again, and it was completely different. Everything had changed, and he had to reacquaint himself. It was funny even talking to him about it. For someone who has been out of the loop, it's a different world. -- Steve Carell
  • She always had a headache, or it was too hot, always, or she pretended to be asleep, or she had her period again, her period, always her period. So much so that Dr. Urbino had dared to say in class, only for the relief of unburdening himself without confession, that after ten years of marriage women had their periods as often as threes times a week. -- Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  • My parents divorced after 25 years of marriage. -- Jonathan Evison
  • To me marriage is for five or ten years -- Cher
  • To me marriage is for five or ten years. -- Cher
  • It won't take 40 years for opposition to same-sex marriage to dissipate. -- Mary Cheney
  • I know that the odds are against a marriage lasting 60 years. -- Darrell Royal
  • A man finds himself seven years older the day after his marriage. -- Francis Bacon
  • Over the years the political establishment has frowned if a mainstream politician mentions marriage. -- Iain Duncan Smith
  • The Last Five Years' was a musical in 2002, and it's a deconstruction of a marriage. -- Richard LaGravenese
  • After twenty-five years of marriage, they could see each other clearly without having to look. -- Orson Scott Card
  • I don't want marriage. You know why? Because I did that. I did it for 32 years. -- Lynn Redgrave
  • Gay marriage won't be more of an issue 25 years from now than interracial marriage is today. -- Jared Polis
  • My marriage had been impulsive. That marriage should have been short-lived instead of the 23 years it spanned. -- Joseph Barbera
  • Marriage is worse than dying. Why stay with one person for fifty years? We advise against marriage. -- Joey Ramone
  • In a few years, no doubt, marriage licences will be sold like dog licences, good for 12 months. -- Aldous Huxley
  • My parents have a wonderful marriage, for many years. But I can't commit myself for such a long time. -- Kim Wilde
  • I had 53 years of happy marriage and two daughters. These were the best things that happened in my life. -- Henry Allingham
  • People try much less hard to make a marriage work than they used to fifty years ago. Divorce is easier. -- Mary Wesley
  • I'm against redefining marriage historically 5,000 years... because then it'll be re-defined. What if it's between a brother and a sister? -- Rick Warren
  • Chains do not hold a marriage together. It is threads, hundreds of tiny threads, which sew people together through the years. -- Simone Signoret
  • I would prefer every [American] state keep the definition of marriage that's prevailed in Western civilization for a couple thousand years. -- Gary Bauer
  • My parents have been married for 42 years. Their marriage has been - from what I can see - a happy one. -- Roxane Gay
  • Chains do not hold a marriage together. It is threads, hundreds of tiny threads which sew people together through the years. -- Simone Signoret
  • After 14 years, it better be a real marriage, you know? We do have a great time together. We are really lucky. -- Kyra Sedgwick
  • I never believed marriage was a lasting institution . . . I thought that to be married for five years was to be married forever. -- Lauren Bacall
  • I never believed marriage was a lasting institution. I thought that to be married for five years was to be married forever. -- Lauren Bacall
  • The thirty-plus years of marriage between the ceiling and the cement plaster showed signs of weakness by frequently developing cracks and holes. -- Pawan Mishra
  • I am not against marriage. I lived with someone for 11 years. But we weren't in love, and I thought that was quite important. -- Lynne Truss
  • I always said marriage should be a fifty-fifty proposition. He should be at least fifty years old, and have at least fifty-million dollars. -- Zsa Zsa Gabor
  • No comedian's wife thinks he's funny. The first few years of the marriage, maybe. I was funny as hell the first couple of years. -- Tom Smothers
  • When life expectancy hit 95 years of age, married people around the world shouted, Enough! And just like that, the institution of marriage was reinvented. -- Katherine Valdez
  • I always say now that I'm in my blonde years. Because since the end of my marriage, all of my girlfriends have been blonde. -- Hugh Hefner
  • I have been doing marriage counseling for about 15 years and I realized that what makes one person feel loved, doesn't make another person feel loved. -- Gary Chapman
  • You won't believe it, but for the first two years of our marriage I lived off my wife. Like every self-respecting man, I hated it. -- Ram Kapoor
  • Marriage is a difficult project. When seven years have passed and all your body's cells have been replaced, you're meant to experience that seven-year itch. -- Yoko Ono
  • I have nothing against her, and in fact I'm very fond of my first wife. But we should have ended that marriage eight or 10 years earlier. -- Michael Douglas
  • Quantum field theory, which was born just fifty years ago from the marriage of quantum mechanics with relativity, is a beautiful but not very robust child. -- Steven Weinberg
  • If you can figure out how to choose happiness in your marriage daily, and stop sweating the small stuff, it'll take ten years off your life. -- Fawn Weaver
  • Gloria Steinem's marriage is proof positive of the emotional desperation of ageing feminists who for over 30 years worshiped the steely career woman and callously trashed stay-at-home moms. -- Camille Paglia
  • Gay marriage is probably the biggest issue that will impact our state and our nation in the last, at least, thirty years. I AM NOT UNDERSTATING THAT. -- Michele Bachmann
  • I didn't want to be one of those women who wake up at 63 years old and realize they've missed the window of opportunity for marriage and children. -- Alanis Morissette
  • I never looked at my parents' marriage or really anyone who had been married more than 30 years and thought, 'I gotta get me some of that!' -- Mike Birbiglia
  • It's clear your marriage is a happy one Your love is solid to the core May the years ahead be happy ones Each one happier than before -- John Walter Bratton
  • My mom and my dad were married 56 years, and the fact that I reconciled with my dad I think made their marriage a little bit better as well. -- Larry Elder
  • You can measure the happiness of a marriage by the number of scars that each partner carries on their tongues, earned from years of biting back angry words. -- Elizabeth Gilbert
  • My wife - I married my onscreen girlfriend from 'Growing Pains', Mike Seaver's girlfriend, and we've been married for 17 years - so marriage is very important to us. -- Kirk Cameron
  • Three of my children married Jewish people. One did not and that marriage didn't last more than half a dozen years or so. The others are still very close. -- Vera Rubin
  • Those first few years of marriage, before the war interrupted all our lives, Phil and I had a very happy time. I grew up considerably, mostly thanks to him. -- Katharine Graham
  • The emotional place where a marriage begins is not nearly as important as the emotional place where a marriage finds itself toward the end, after many years of partnership. -- Elizabeth Gilbert
  • Bring a wife home to your house when you are of the right age, not far short of 30 years, nor much above this is the right time for marriage. -- Hesiod
  • I'm for gay marriage. I've been married for 14 years. Marriage is not for everybody, it's not easy and divorce is there for a reason. If a gay person wants to get married, get married. -- Wendy Williams