Quotations on Wife
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My wife bought an extra life insurance policy on me.
- Willie Aames
(Keywords: Life, Wife, Policy)
They did interviews with my wife and daughter-they were genuinely in fear of me having a heart attack, working 20 hours a day, eating fast food.
- Willie Aames
(Keywords: Food, Wife, Heart, Daughter, Fear, Day, Eating)
I was married awfully young and I felt trapped. My wife had been divorced and all the time we were married we were out of the Church. It wasn't until we were divorced that we became good Catholics again.
- Don Adams
(Keywords: Time, Wife, Church)
In the end of five years I made supplication to the king to go out of this land, desiring to see my poor wife and children according to conscience and nature.
- Will Adams
(Keywords: Nature, Wife, Children, Conscience, End, Land, Poor, Years)
In my house I'm the boss, my wife is just the decision maker.
- Woody Allen
(Keywords: Boss, Wife, Decision)
Basically my wife was immature. I'd be at home in the bath and she'd come in and sink my boats.
- Woody Allen
(Keywords: Home, Wife, Boats)
That was fun to play. There were some nice special effects coupled with some really nice moments with child and wife. I also was able to age to about 100 years in 'Brief Candle.'
- Richard Dean Anderson
(Keywords: Age, Wife, Fun, Moments, Play, Years)
The real act of marriage takes place in the heart, not in the ballroom or church or synagogue. It's a choice you make - not just on your wedding day, but over and over again - and that choice is reflected in the way you treat your husband or wife.
- Barbara de Angelis
(Keywords: Marriage, Wedding, Wife, Husband, Heart, Church, Act, Choice, Day)
Be quiet, or my wife will take away your first born and make him or her work in one of her sweatshops!
- Marc Anthony
(Keywords: Work, Wife, First, Quiet, Will)
I was a queen, and you took away my crown; a wife, and you killed my husband; a mother, and you deprived me of my children. My blood alone remains: take it, but do not make me suffer long.
- Marie Antoinette
(Keywords: Mother, Wife, Husband, Blood, Children, Queen)
We just bought a new house, so my wife's been doing all the moving and other stuff, so I would like to go home and just sit and enjoy all that for a couple months before I gotta start playing again.
- Tom Araya
(Keywords: Home, Wife, Months)
This is a big deal. My wife and I sat in our home and we watched those young men get slaughtered on the streets of Mogadishu in the absence of a plan. It broke our heart.
- Dick Armey
(Keywords: Home, Men, Wife, Heart, Absence)
Children are supposed to help hold a marriage together. They do this in a number of ways. For instance, they demand so much attention that a husband and wife, concentrating on their children, fail to notice each other's faults.
- Richard Armour
(Keywords: Marriage, Wife, Husband, Attention, Children, Faults, Help)
Middle -age is the time of life, that a man first notices - in his wife.
- Richard Armour
(Keywords: Time, Life, Wife, First, Man)
Although I enjoyed writing Film Music it was always a means to an end, in that it enabled me to keep a wife and family and write my classical music, which has always been my passion.
- Malcolm Arnold
(Keywords: Family, Music, Wife, End, Film, Passion, Writing)
How can a Man respect his Wife when he has a contemptible Opinion of her and her Sex?
- Mary Astell
(Keywords: Sex, Wife, Man, Opinion, Respect)
I feel fully decided that we should all go to Europe together and to work as if an established Partnership for Life consisting of Husband Wife and Children.
- John James Audubon
(Keywords: Life, Work, Wife, Husband, Children, Europe, Partnership)
Many a man owes his success to his first wife and his second wife to his success.
- Jim Backus
(Keywords: Success, Wife, First, Man)
A man's mother is his misfortune, but his wife is his fault.
- Walter Bagehot
(Keywords: Mother, Wife, Fault, Man, Misfortune)
In everyday life, my wife is the most wonderful. We're in love with each other beyond belief.
- Christian Bale
(Keywords: Love, Life, Wife, Belief)
My wife is the kind of girl who will not go anywhere without her mother, and her mother will go anywhere.
- John Barrymore
(Keywords: Mother, Wife, Will)
I am thinking of taking a fifth wife. Why not? Solomon had a thousand wives and he is a synonym for wisdom.
- John Barrymore
(Keywords: Wisdom, Wife, Thinking, Wives)
I am excited to rise today to support National Mom and Pop Business Owners Day. This celebration honors the husband and wife business owner teams whose work helps drive the economy and fuel job growth.
- Melissa Bean
(Keywords: Business, Mom, Work, Wife, Husband, Growth, Day, Economy, Job, Support, Today)
No jealousy their dawn of love overcast, nor blasted were their wedded days with strife; each season looked delightful as it past, to the fond husband and the faithful wife.
- James Beattie
(Keywords: Love, Wife, Husband, Dawn, Jealousy, Past)
My notion of a wife at 40 is that a man should be able to change her, like a bank note, for two 20s.
- Warren Beatty
(Keywords: Change, Wife, Man)
I walked out of the show business in 1968 because I thought that would be good for the family. It took me some time to decide but I wanted to spend more time with my wife and two daughters who were always beside me. I wanted to do everything I could for them.
- Pete Best
(Keywords: Business, Time, Family, Wife, Thought, Daughters)
I have three kids and a wife, and any moments that aren't dedicated to working on this film in some way, or family, are immediately reserved for sleep.
- Brad Bird
(Keywords: Family, Wife, Film, Kids, Moments, Sleep)
The majority of information I gave police was about my wife and her family, which is what they wanted.
- Robert Blake
(Keywords: Family, Wife, Information, Majority, Police)
What is a wife and what is a harlot? What is a church and what is a theatre? are they two and not one? Can they exist separate? Are not religion and politics the same thing? Brotherhood is religion. O demonstrations of reason dividing families in cruelty and pride!
- William Blake
(Keywords: Politics, Religion, Wife, Church, Brotherhood, Cruelty, Reason, Theatre)
What is the price of experience? Do men buy it for a song? Or wisdom for a dance in the street? No, it is bought with the price of all the man hath, his house, his wife, his children.
- William Blake
(Keywords: Men, Wisdom, Wife, Dance, Experience, Children, Man, Song)
It was not easy with a newborn, asking your wife to give up the family home and your security.
- Heston Blumenthal
(Keywords: Family, Home, Wife, Security)
I keep working mainly because my wife and I spend most of our time touring the country doing our own plays.
- Joseph Bologna
(Keywords: Time, Wife, Country)
A friend never defends a husband who gets his wife an electric skillet for her birthday.
- Erma Bombeck
(Keywords: Birthday, Wife, Husband, Friend)
The last time I spoke with Robert was back in May. When his wife was murdered, I talked to several radio stations in defense of him because I know how Bobby Blake really is, and as far as I'm concerned, there's no murder in his heart.
- Tommy Bond
(Keywords: Time, Wife, Heart, Defense, May, Murder)
A woman must combine the role of mother, wife and politician.
- Emma Bonino
(Keywords: Mother, Wife, Woman)
Adam knew Eve his wife and she conceived. It is a pity that this is still the only knowledge of their wives at which some men seem to arrive.
- F. H. Bradley
(Keywords: Men, Wife, Knowledge, Pity, Wives)
Not too many people can afford for the wife to stay home and raise the kids.
- Eric Braeden
(Keywords: Home, Wife, People, Kids)
I find myself enjoying a deeper love than I ever imagined was possible in the form of my daughter and certainly in the union with my wife. It makes everything else, including work, which is one of the things I'm most passionate about, pale by comparison.
- Benjamin Bratt
(Keywords: Love, Work, Wife, Daughter)
I remember driving home one evening while they were reviewing the papers on the radio. One of the articles was about me separating from my wife. It's a weird thing to listen to a news report about the break-up of your marriage.
- Rory Bremner
(Keywords: Home, Marriage, Wife, Driving, Evening, News)
In a happy marriage it is the wife who provides the climate, the husband the landscape.
- Gerald Brenan
(Keywords: Marriage, Wife, Husband, Climate)
One of the wonderful things about this glorious holiday trip I'm on is that I'm in public with people. It hasn't been inclined... I don't know - something to do with the death of my wife. It's inclined to make me isolated.
- Jeremy Brett
(Keywords: Death, Wife, People, Holiday, Public)
My m.o. as far as choosing projects is I really try not to work. I try to not do the scripts that are offered me. I'm in this wonderful position to be able to do that. The reason I do that is because I know what it takes once I engage, what that means for me personally and for my wife.
- Jeff Bridges
(Keywords: Work, Wife, Projects, Reason)
I can't be a wife. I'm not that sort of person. Wives have to compromise all the time.
- Sarah Brightman
(Keywords: Time, Wife, Compromise, Wives)
I know one husband and wife who, whatever the official reasons given to the court for the break up of their marriage, were really divorced because the husband believed that nobody ought to read while he was talking and the wife that nobody ought to talk while she was reading.
- Vera Brittain
(Keywords: Marriage, Wife, Husband, Court, Reading, Talk, Talking)
The bitterest creature under heaven is the wife who discovers that her husband's bravery is only bravado, that his strength is only a uniform, that his power is but a gun in the hands of a fool.
- Pearl S. Buck
(Keywords: Power, Wife, Husband, Strength, Bravery, Fool, Heaven)
The fact is that my wife if she had common sense would have more power over me than any other whatsoever, for my heart always alights upon the nearest perch.
- George Byron
(Keywords: Power, Wife, Heart, Common sense, Fact)
I do not regard it as wrong to take my life, because I simply change my place of residence and go where my wife and baby are.
- Alex Campbell
(Keywords: Change, Life, Wife, Baby, Wrong)
I go gladly to my wife and boy, and I leave this world at peace with every one in it and at peace with God.
- Alex Campbell
(Keywords: Peace, Wife, God, World)
The reason why I take my life is because I want to go to my wife and boy. My usefulness in this world is at an end. I can not be satisfied in any business and can not be without their companionship.
- Alex Campbell
(Keywords: Business, Life, Wife, Companionship, End, Reason, Usefulness, Want, World)
A woman should say: "Have I made him happy? Is he satisfied? Does he love me more than he loved me before? Is he likely to go to bed with another woman?" If he does, then it's the wife's fault because she is not trying to make him happy.
- Barbara Cartland
(Keywords: Love, Wife, Bed, Fault, Trying, Woman)