Mating – Page 3 – Everything


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

Dec 182018

Men and women both know what men want, and neither know what women want, yet in the end, it’s women who get what they want.

Oct 122018

No means no — or yes, or maybe, or later, or never, depending.

Jun 132018

Iron Law of Movie Romance: If there are kids, they always decide whom the parent will marry.

May 032018

It’s a lot less fun to pursue power, wealth, and status if you can’t use them to get women.

Apr 122018

No conversation has ever been preceded by a demand for one.

Mar 022018

Clever women like to be told that they are beautiful, and beautiful women that they are clever.

Nov 132017

Love is mostly sex and marriage is mostly talk.

Oct 042017

Wives who could have married better tend to be lenient with their husbands; the vicious shrews are the ones who couldn’t have.