"A marriage without conflicts is almost as inconceivable as a nation without crises."
"A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person."Andre Maurois 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."Andre Maurois on Socrates
"It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages."Andre Maurois 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."Andre Maurois 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."Andre Maurois on James C. Dobson
"Growing old is no more than a bad habit which a busy person has no time to form."
"Old age is far more than white hair, wrinkles, the feeling that it is too late and the game finished, that the stage belongs to the rising generations. The true evil is not the weakening of the body, but the indifference of the soul."
"An artist must be a reactionary. He has to stand out against the tenor of the age and not go flopping along."
"Without a family, man, alone in the world, trembles with the cold."
"Memory is a great artist. For every man and for every woman it makes the recollection of his or her life a work of art and an unfaithful record."