Mating

Love is an ideal thing, marriage a real thing; a confusion of the real with the ideal never goes unpunished.
—Goethe

May 022013
 

Spouses never quite forgive each other their existence before they met.

Apr 122013
 

Beautiful women become bored with hearing that they are beautiful because it is the only truth they are ever told.

Mar 222013
 

The honeymoon ends with the first sigh.

Feb 012013
 

Between machismo and boyishness lies a large and almost entirely unexploited market niche.

Jan 182013
 

No universally acclaimed institution has a more dismal track record than marrying for love.

Dec 102012
 

Marry for love, divorce for character.

Nov 092012
 

Trophy wives also have trophy husbands.

Oct 152012
 

Marry a beautiful woman to be envied, a clever woman to be fascinated, and a thrifty woman to be happy.