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Marriage ain't easy, but it's great most of the time.

Marriage always demands the greatest understanding of the art of insincerity possible between two human beings.

Marriage and the creation of families has been an integral part of our society since its creation; it should not be defined without the kind of involvement by the people which a constitutional process would require.

Marriage as an institution developed from rape as a practice. Rape, originally defined as abduction, became marriage by capture. Marriage meant the taking was to extend in time, to be not only use of but possession of, or ownership.

Marriage brings one into fatal connection with custom and tradition, and traditions and customs are like the wind and weather, altogether incalculable.

Marriage cannot be severed from its cultural, religious and natural roots without weakening the good influence of society.

Marriage commissioners who choose not to marry homosexuals are being fired. A Knights of Columbus chapter in British Columbia is in court because it chooses not allow a lesbian group to use its facility for marriage ceremonies. The list goes on.

Marriage encourages the men and women who together create life to unite in a bond for the protection of children.

Marriage enlarges the scene of our happiness and of our miseries. - A marriage of love is pleasant - of interest, easy, and where both meet, happy. - A happy marriage has in it all the pleasures of friendship, all the enjoyments of sense and reason, and, indeed, all the sweets of life.

Marriage has a biological basis, and would be far more often a success if its biology were generally understood and the knowledge acted upon.

Marriage has a unique place because it speaks of an absolute faithfulness, a covenant between radically different persons, male and female; and so it echoes the absolute covenant of God with his chosen, a covenant between radically different partners.

Marriage has been defined by every legislature that has ever sat in the United States from every State, now 50 States, the same way, but now we have unelected judges altering and changing that fundamental institution.

Marriage has historically been in the domain of the States to regulate.

Marriage has in it less of beauty, but more of safety, than the single life; it hath not more ease, but less danger; it is more merry and more sad; it is fuller of sorrows and fuller of joys; it lies under more burdens, but is supported by all the strengths of love and charity; and those burdens are delightful. Marriage is the mother of the world, and preserves kingdoms, and fills cities and churches, and heaven itself.

Marriage has just never interested me.

Marriage has many pains, but celibacy has no pleasures.

Marriage has no guarantees. If that's what you're looking for, go live with a car battery.

Marriage hasn't been my thing. But gay people, knock yourselves out!

Marriage is a bribe to make the housekeeper think she's a householder.

Marriage is a coming together for better or for worse, hopefully enduring, and intimate to the degree of being sacred.


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