Marriage is like twirling a baton, turning hand springs or eating with chopsticks. It looks easy until you try it.
Quote by Helen Rowland
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Wedding: the point at which a man stops toasting a woman and begins roasting her.
A fool and her money are soon courted.
After a few years of marriage a man can look right at a woman without seeing her and a woman can see right through a man without looking at him.
It isn't tying himself to one woman that a man dreads when he thinks of marrying it's separating himself from all the others.
In olden times sacrifices were made at the altar - a practice which is still continued.
Telling lies is a fault in a boy, an art in a lover, an accomplishment in a bachelor, and second-nature in a married man.
Home is any four walls that enclose the right person.
Falling in love consists merely in uncorking the imagination and bottling the common sense.
Love, the quest marriage, the conquest divorce, the inquest.
The woman who appeals to a man's vanity may stimulate him, the woman who appeals to his heart may attract him, but it is the woman who appeals to his imagination who gets him.
I am so fidgety - I swear I have ADD - and I always need to be doing something or being outside, just playing sports.
Refuse to accept the belief that your professional relevance, career success or financial security turns on the next update on the latest technology. Sometimes it's good to put the paddle down and just let the canoe glide.
There are very few human beings who receive the truth, complete and staggering, by instant illumination. Most of them acquire it fragment by fragment, on a small scale, by successive developments, cellularly, like a laborious mosaic.
Politics is like football if you see daylight, go through the hole.
The strength and power and goodness of America has always been based on the strength and power and goodness of our communities, our families, our faiths. That is the bedrock of what makes America, America. In our best days, we can feel the vibrancy of America's communities, large and small.
Working with my dad was such a gas. We approached the work in a similar way. We only made two films together when I was an adult, Tucker, and Blown Away, but it was so much fun to play with your parent like that.
In wartime, truth is so precious that she should always be attended by a bodyguard of lies.
I don't believe in the after life, although I am bringing a change of underwear.
I feel so lucky to have both a son and a daughter, because there's a different relationship with each of them.
I turned 54 this year and I find myself feeling like I'm in a bit of a race to get down on paper the way I really feel about life - or the way it has presented to me. And because it has presented to me very beautifully, this is hard. It is technically very hard to show positive manifestations.