A Quote by Richard David Bach on adventure, beginning, discovery, husbands, marriage, unhappiness, and wives

If we must lose wife or husband when we live to our highest right, we lose an unhappy marriage as well, and we gain ourselves. But if a marriage is born between two already self-discovered, what a lovely adventure begins, hurricanes and all!

Richard Bach (1936 -)

Source: Running

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A Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson on architecture, art, genius, husbands, jealousy, music, painting, philosophy, and poetry

Art is a jealous mistress and if a man has a genius for painting, poetry, music, architecture or philosophy, he makes a bad husband and an ill provider.

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 - 1882)

Source: Conduct of Life. Wealth

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A Quote by Philippe Pinel on decisions, giving, husbands, parenthood, and reason

I cannot here avoid giving my most decided sufferage in favour of the moral qualities of maniacs. I have no where met, excepting in romances, with fonder husbands, more affectionate parents, more impassioned . . . than in the lunatic asylum, during their intervals of calmness and reason.

Philippe Pinel (1745 - 1826)

Source: 'Treatise on Insanity' 1801

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A Quote by Peter Finch on acting, fatherhood, and husbands

Distinguished actor, loving husband and father. Always in our hearts.

Peter Finch

Source: (Hollywood Memorial Park; Hollywood, California)

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A Quote by Pat Nixon on careers, husbands, life, order, politics, and sacrifice

I have sacrificed everything in my life that I consider precious in order to advance the political career of my husband.

Pat Nixon

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A Quote by Pablo Ruiz Picasso on death, husbands, wives, and women

-Picasso's Wife: If my husband would ever meet a woman on the street who looked like the women in his paintings, he would fall over in a dead faint.

Pablo Picasso (1881 - 1973)

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A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde on husbands, interest, life, reform, and women

The only way a woman can ever reform her husband is by boring him so completely that he loses all possible interest in life.

Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900)

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A Quote by Oscar Levant on good and husbands

Harpo, she's a lovely person. She deserves a good husband. Marry her before she finds one.

Oscar Levant (1906 - 1972)

Source: to Harpo Marx upon meeting Harpo’s fiancee

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A Quote by Oliver Wendell Holmes on good, husbands, kindness, and women

I should like to see any kind of a man, distinguishable from a gorilla, that some good and even pretty woman could not shape a husband out of.

Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809 - 1894)

Source: The Professor at the Breakfast Table

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A Quote by Prophet Muhammad on chastity, husbands, observation, paradise, time, wishes, and women

When a woman observes the five time of prayers, fasts during Ramadan, preserves her chastity, and obeys her husband, she may enter by any of the gates of paradise she wishes.

Muhammad (570 - 632)

Source: Sayings of Muhammad. by Prof. Ghazi Ahmad

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