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Marital intercourse is certainly holy, lawful and praiseworthy in itself and profitable to society, yet in certain circumstances it can prove dangerous, as when through excess the soul is made sick with venial sin, or through the violation and perversion of its primary end, killed by mortal sin; such perversion, detestable in proportion to its departure from the true order, being always mortal sin, for it is never lawful to exclude the primary end of marriage which is the procreation of children.
– Francis de Sales
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Mark this! who lives beyond his means Forfeits respect, loses his sense; Where?er he goes, through the seven births, All count him knave: him women hate.
– Hindu Poetess
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Marriage always demands the finest arts of insincerity possible between two human beings.
– Vicki Baum
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Marriage is a bargain, and somebody has to get the worst of the bargain.
– Helen Rowland
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Marriage is a device originated by women for looting the men.
– Vikrant Parsai
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Marriage is a great institution, but I'm not ready for an institution yet.
– Mae West
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Marriage is a hunting permit that entitles you to only one dear at a time.
– Vikrant Parsai
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Marriage is a stupidity that is celebrated for two.
– Vikrant Parsai
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Marriage is a triumph of habit over hate.
– Oscar Levant
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Marriage is a wonderful institution, but who would want to live in an institution.
– Henry Louis Mencken
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Marriage is an adventure, like going to war.
– Gilbert Keith Chesterton
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Marriage is an association of two persons for the purpose of making one the beneficiary.
– Vikrant Parsai
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Marriage is based on the theory that when man discovers a brand of beer exactly to his taste he should at once throw up his job and go work in the brewery.
– George Jean Nathan
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Marriage is functional in which the woman must cook the food every day and the man has to eat it every day.
– Vikrant Parsai
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Marriage is like a bank account. You put it in, you take it out, you lose interest.
– Professor Irwin Corey
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Marriage is like a cage one sees the birds outside desperate to get in, and those inside equally desperate to get out.
– Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
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Marriage is like a dollar bill. You cannot spend half of it when you tear it in two. The value of one half depends upon the other.
– Joe Moore
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Marriage is like paying an endless visit in your worst clothes.
– J.B. Priestley
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Marriage is like signing a 356-page contract without knowing what's in it.
– Kenneth Hartley Blanchard
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Marriage is like vitamins we supplement each other's minimum daily requirements.
– Kathy Mohnke
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Marriage is like wine. It is not properly judged until the second glass.
– Douglas William Jerrold
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Marriage is more than four bare legs in a bed.
– Hoshang N. Akhtar
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Marriage is not just spiritual communion, it is also remembering to take out the trash.
– Dr. Joyce Brothers
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Marriage is not merely sharing the fettucini, but sharing the burden of finding the fettucini restaurant in the first place.
– Calvin Trillin
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Marriage is our last, best chance to grow up.
– B. A. Billingsly
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