"They dream in courtship, but in wedlock wake."
"A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person."Alexander Pope 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."Alexander Pope on Socrates
"It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages."Alexander Pope 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."Alexander Pope 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."Alexander Pope on James C. Dobson
"Health consists with temperance alone."
"Know then this truth, enough for man to know virtue alone is happiness below."
"So vast is art, so narrow human wit."
"True ease in writing comes from art, not chance, as those who move easiest have learned to dance."
"All nature is but art unknown to thee."