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    At the end of a marriage it is difficult to recall the beginning.
    — Shirley Ann Grau
    tags: marriage 
     
    We need to be very careful when considering whether or not to change the constitution to accept same-sex marriage as this issue touches on the fundamentals of how we live.
    — Shinzo Abe
    I come from divorce. I'm only doing marriage once. It's not a game for me.
    — Shia LaBeouf
    tags: marriage  divorce  games 
     
    I understand why marriages break up over golf. I can't even talk about my own handicap because it's too upsetting.
    — Shia LaBeouf
    tags: marriage  golf 
     
    I'm Adron's baby sister. Dad just told me about the marriage, and I had to come meet you and make sure Dad hadn't snapped a wheel and started hallucinating or something. (Zarina)
    — Sherrilyn Kenyon
    tags: marriage 
     
    Marriage and friendship were built on trust and loyalty. Not deceit and lies. Love could only be given. It could never be demanded.
    — Sherrilyn Kenyon
    No marriage or family, no ward or stake is likely to reach its full potential until husbands and wives, mothers and fathers, men and women work together in unity of purpose.
    — Sheri L. Dew
    What's interesting is that the way we go about finding our marriage partners today is quite different from the way it used to be in this culture.
    — Sheena Iyengar
    tags: culture  marriage 
     
    You get to decide how you're going to look and what you're going to be when you grow up and when people learned that my parents actually had an arranged marriage people thought that was the most horrific thing on earth. I mean how could anybody allow their marriage of all things to be prescribed by somebody else?
    — Sheena Iyengar
    I'm not cynical about marriage or romance. I enjoyed being married. And although being single was fun for a while, there was always the risk of dating someone who'd owned a lunch box with my picture on it.
    — Shaun Cassidy
    tags: fun  risk  romance  dating  marriage 
     
    Marriage is no substitute for political experience.
    — Sharad Pawar
    I don't worry about terrorism. I was married for two years - Rudy GiulianiTwo secrets to keep your marriage brimming:1. Whenever you're wrong, admit it,2. Whenever you're right, shut up
    — Shaquille O'Neal
    I'll always be sad that my marriage ended.
    — Shania Twain
    tags: sad  marriage 
     
    You shouldn't end a band like Westlife and not be financially secure to some extent, but I wasn't at all - it was the complete opposite. But you look at stuff then, 'Well, what do I have? I don't have money but I have a great marriage, three healthy kids, and I have my voice. I'll just start again.'
    — Shane Filan
    tags: healthy  money  marriage  kids 
     
    When you realise that money doesn't actually make you happy, it's a quick fix to have things you've always wanted, but then when you have it, you realise that's not what actually makes you happy. It's more about having a great marriage and happy children; that's what life's all about.
    — Shane Filan
    tags: money  marriage 
     
    The most happy marriage I can picture or imagine to myself would be the union of a deaf man to a blind woman.
    — Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    tags: men  women  marriage  imagine 
     
    How deep a wound to morals and social purity has that accursed article of the celibacy of the clergy been! Even the best and most enlightened men in Romanist countries attach a notion of impurity to the marriage of a clergyman. And can such a feeling be without its effect on the estimation of the wedded life in general? Impossible! and the morals of both sexes in Spain, Italy, France, and. prove it abundantly.
    — Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    tags: men  sex  morals  marriage 
     
    Marriage like government is a series of compromises. One must give and take, repair and restrain, endure and be patient.
    — Samuel Smiles
    Love before marriage is absolutely necessary.
    — Samuel Richardson
    tags: marriage 
     
    Marriage is a state that is attended with so much care and trouble, that it is a kind of faulty indulgence and selfishness to livesingle, in order to avoid the difficulties it is attended with.
    — Samuel Richardson
    Marriage is the highest state of friendship. If happy, it lessens our cares by dividing them, at the same time that it doubles our pleasures by mutual participation.
    — Samuel Richardson
    Let a man do what he will by a single woman, the world is encouragingly apt to think Marriage a sufficient amends.
    — Samuel Richardson
    tags: men  women  world  marriage 
     
    There is no observation more frequently made by such as employ themselves in surveying the conduct of mankind, than that marriage, though the dictate of nature, and the institution of Providence, is yet very often the cause of misery, and that those who enter into that state can seldom forbear to express their repentance, and their envy of those whom either chance or caution hath withheld from it.
    — Samuel Johnson
    Marriage is the strictest tie of perpetual friendship, and there can be no friendship without confidence, and no confidence without integrity; and he must expect to be wretched, who pays to beauty, riches, or politeness that regard which only virtue and piety can claim.
    — Samuel Johnson
    Attainment is followed by neglect, possession by disgust, and the malicious remark of the Greek epigrammatist on marriage may be applied to many another course of life, that its two days of happiness are the first and the last
    — Samuel Johnson
    I believe marriages would in general be as happy, and often more so, if they were all made by the lord chancellor, upon a due consideration of the characters and circumstances, without the parties having any choice in the matter.
    — Samuel Johnson
    A woman of fortune being used the handling of money, spends it judiciously; but a woman who gets the command of money for the first time upon her marriage, has such a gust in spending it, that she throws it away with great profusion.
    — Samuel Johnson
    tags: time  women  money  marriage 
     
    A gentleman who had been very unhappy in marriage, married immediately after his wife died; it was the triumph of hope over experience.
    — Samuel Johnson
    It is so far from being natural for a man and woman to live in a state of marriage, that we find all the motives which they have for remaining in that connection, and the restraints which civilised society imposes to prevent separation, are hardly sufficient to keep them together.
    — Samuel Johnson
    tags: men  women  society  live  marriage 
     
    To live without feeling or exciting sympathy, to be fortunate without adding to the felicity of others, or afflicted without tasting the balm of pity, is a state more gloomy than solitude; it is not retreat, but exclusion from mankind. Marriage has many pains, but celibacy has no pleasures.
    — Samuel Johnson
    A man's friendships are, like his will, invalidated by marriage - but they are also no less invalidated by the marriage of his friends.
    — Samuel Butler
    Marriage is distinctly and repeatedly excluded from heaven. Is this because it is thought likely to mar the general felicity?
    — Samuel Butler
    However important it is that love shall precede marriage, it is far more important that it shall continue after marriage.
    — Samson Raphael Hirsch
    tags: marriage 
     
    I was going through troubles with my marriage, and I was just trying to focus and center myself. I was already rich and famous. I've got to figure out where I want to go and just get this thing aimed. I wrote this song ["Right Now"] and I kept singing it every day .
    — Sammy Hagar
    tags: focus  song  marriage 
     
    The failure of so many marriages is due to their getting married out of animal passion and not out of love.
    — Samael Aun Weor
    If you want to know how your girl will treat you after marriage, just listen to her talking to her little brother.
    — Sam Levenson
    tags: girls  marriage 
     
    It is also true that the less competent a person is in a given domain, the more he will tend to overestimate his abilities. This often produces an ugly marriage of confidence and ignorance that is very difficult to correct for.
    — Sam Harris
    In many instances, marriage vows would be more accurate if the phrase were changed to 'Until debt do us part'.
    — Sam Ewing
    tags: marriage 
     
    Nobody ever asks a father how he manages to combine marriage and a career.
    — Sam Ewing
    tags: career  father  marriage 
     
    I believe in the sanctity of marriage.
    — Sam Brownback
    tags: believe  marriage 
     
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