Love and Marriage
Compiled by Donia Zhang
1. 在天愿作比翼鸟, 在地愿为连理枝。
4. See the
world as your self.
5. I was in
love with the whole world and all that lived in its rainy arms.
6. You are
one person to the world;
7. Love doesn't
make the world go round;
8. They that
love beyond the world cannot be separated by it.
home for you?' a stranger asked a fellow traveler.
10. Near and
far, near and far, I am happy where you are;
and pins, needles and pins,
12. He who
sows courtesy reaps friendship,
a wife rather by your ear than your eye.
14. The face
is the index of the mind.
15. An old
man in love is like a flower in winter.
16. If Jack is in love, he is no judge of Jill's beauty.
17. True romantic
love seems to open a lover's eyes
18. Love asks
faith, and faith asks firmness.
19. Love me
little, love me long.
20. Love and
business teach eloquence.
21. Love is
22. Love is
23. It is
impossible to love and to be wise.
24. Love is
the wisdom of the fool and the folly of the wise.
rush in where angels fear to tread.
26. Love is
neither bought nor sold.
27. Love lives in cottages as well as in courts.
28. All is
fair in love and war.
29. The course
of true love never did run smooth.
30. Love looks
not with the eyes, but with the mind,
31. Love without return is like a question without an answer.
32. Faults are thick where love is thin.
33. No herb
will cure love.
34. When love
is greatest, words are fewest.
35. Love speaks, even when the lips are closed.
of you loves life and desires to see many good days,
37. Love is
not looking in each other's eyes,
38. When one
door of happiness closes, another opens;
39. Love is
always open arms.
40. Love can
be understood only "from the inside,"
41. More than
kisses, letters mingle souls.
does for love what the wind does for a flame:
long to be together...
don't finally meet somewhere.
our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.
46. The last suitor wins the maid.
47. When you
love someone all your saved-up wishes start coming out.
48. Man proposes,
is a wonderful invention;
50. One wonders
what would be the effect if the same amount of time,
51. I would
like to have engraved inside every wedding band BE KIND TO ONE ANOTHER.
is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.
comes by destiny.
54. The old
saying "opposites attract" is based on the phenomenon that
55. Love is
not primarily a relationship to a specific person;
56. The success
of a marriage comes not in finding the "right" person,
the most widely believed of all the marriage myths is this one:
58. The belief
in a happily-ever-after marriage is one of
59. The calmest husbands make the stormiest wives.
60. It is
a good horse that never stumbles,
61. Take my
word for it, the silliest woman can manage a clever man;
62. The recipe
for success in marriage is effort plus insight.
63. Keep your eyes wide open before marriage and half shut afterwards.
64. Our job
is to choose to love each other. It's not a feeling.
love is initially an action directed toward fulfilling another person's
66. The ideal
marriage evolves when the wife concentrates on meeting her husband's
67. The fulfillment
of love hinges on closeness,
at its best is defined as time spent
69. He that
has a wife has a master.
is no reciprocity:
71. Love does
not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth.
72. Love is
a choice - not simply, or necessarily, a rational one,
73. The most
human thing we have to do in life is to learn to speak our honest convictions
is the most profound kind of love,
has a "best friend" or "soul mate" quality about
76. Best friends
don't leave when the going gets tough or look to blame you for hard
is a part of your life, and if you don't share it you don't give the
78. I learned
the real meaning of love: Love is absolute loyalty.
79. Love is
patient, love is kind.
80. Some people
fall in love with the swiftness and force of an electric shock,
Book of Life begins with a man and a woman in a garden.
on hundreds of surveys and thousands of interviews
83. My dear
fellow, buggers can't be choosers.
84. The advantage
of being married to an archaeologist is that
85. At the
top of the list [of what makes a successful marriage],
86. If love
is the answer, could you rephrase the question?
wants Love to follow them down their road;
88. Love and
marriage go together like a horse and carriage.
89. Love seasoned
with wisdom brims over with delights.
sweetest adventure is the one we will share tomorrow!
Rhymes for Choosing the Wedding Day
the year is new, he'll be loving, kind and true.
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