husbands

A Quote by Earl Wilson on husbands, police, study, and women

An exhaustive study of police records shows that no woman has ever shot her husband while he was doing the dishes.

Earl Wilson (1907 - 1987)

Source: Field Newspaper Syndicate

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A Quote by Dottie Archibald on good and husbands

My husband and I have figured out a really good system about the housework: neither one of us does it.

Dottie Archibald

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A Quote by Dorothy Parker on day, divorce, husbands, and worry

Said of her husband on the day their divorce became final: Oh, don't worry about Alan. . . . Alan will always land on somebody's feet.

Dorothy Parker (1893 - 1967)

Source: You Might As Well Live, by John Keats, Pt. IV, Ch. 1, 1970.

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A Quote by Dag Hammarskjöld on body, contentment, darkness, desires, direction, earth, faith, husbands, sharing, tenderness, water, and wives

So rests the sky against the earth. The dark still tarn in the lap of the forest. As a husband embraces his wife's body in faithful tenderness, so the bare ground and trees are embraced by the still, high, light of the morning. I feel an ache of longing to share in this embrace, to be united and absorbed. A longing like carnal desire, but directed towards earth, water, sky, and returned by the whispers of the trees, the fragrance of the soil, the caresses of the wind, the embrace of water and light. Content? No, no, no -- but refreshed, rested -- while waiting.

Dag Hammarskjold (1905 - 1961)

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A Quote by Coretta Scott King on husbands, kindness, laws, marriage, motherhood, parenthood, people, and trying

On the parents of her husband Martin Luther King Jr, recalled when her mother-in-law was slain: Mama and Daddy King represent the best in manhood and womanhood, the best in a marriage, the kind of people we are trying to become.

Coretta Scott King (1927 -)

Source: Christian Science Monitor, July 2, 1974.

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A Quote by Clifford Odets on husbands and wives

There are two kinds of marriages - where the husband quotes the wife and where the wife quotes the husband.

Clifford Odets (1906 - 1963)

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A Quote by Cleveland Amory on challenge, husbands, opera, support, and understanding

Opera is like a husband with a foreign title: expensive to support, hard to understand, and therefore a supreme social challenge.

Cleveland Amory (1917 -)

Source: NBC TV, 6 April 1960.

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A Quote by Charlotte Brontë on death, happiness, husbands, and separation

Spoken to her husband of nine months, Rev. Arthur Nicholls. Oh, I am not going to die, am I? He will not separate us, we have been so happy.

Charlotte Bronte (1816 - 1855)

Source: Last Words

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A Quote by Bill Hoest on divorce, husbands, and speech

Husband at the bar: "I used to have a speech impediment but we got divorced."

Bill Hoest

Source: The Lockhorns, a cartoon

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A Quote by Bill Hoest on husbands and wives

Husband to his wife: "You think I'm right? . . . Maybe I'd better rephrase that."

Bill Hoest

Source: The Lockhorns, a cartoon

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