"It is a fact that all women contribute more to marriage than men for the most part they have to change their place of living, their method of work, a great many women today changing their occupation entirely on marriage and they must even change their name."
"A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person."Agnes Macphail on Mignon McLaughlin
"By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you'll become happy if you get a bad one, you'll become a philosopher."Agnes Macphail on Socrates
"It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages."Agnes Macphail on Friedrich Nietzsche
"How can a woman be expected to be happy with a man who insists on treating her as if she were a perfectly normal human being."Agnes Macphail on Oscar Wilde
"Don't marry the person you think you can live with marry only the individual you think you can't live without."Agnes Macphail on James C. Dobson
"Do not rely completely on any other human being, however dear. We meet all life's greatest tests alone."
"I want for myself what I want for other women, absolute equality."
"I do not want to be the angel of any home: I want for myself what I want for other women, absolute equality. After that is secured, then men and women can take turns being angels."