"The real act of marriage takes place in the heart, not in the ballroom or church or synagogue. It's a choice you make - not just on your wedding day, but over and over again - and that choice is reflected in the way you treat your husband or wife."
"A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person."Barbara de Angelis 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."Barbara de Angelis on Socrates
"It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages."Barbara de Angelis 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."Barbara de Angelis 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."Barbara de Angelis on James C. Dobson
"No matter what age you are, or what your circumstances might be, you are special, and you still have something unique to offer. Your life, because of who you are, has meaning."
"The more anger towards the past you carry in your heart, the less capable you are of loving in the present."
"No one is in control of your happiness but you therefore, you have the power to change anything about yourself or your life that you want to change."
"We need to find the courage to say no to the things and people that are not serving us if we want to rediscover ourselves and live our lives with authenticity."
"The more connections you and your lover make, not just between your bodies, but between your minds, your hearts, and your souls, the more you will strengthen the fabric of your relationship, and the more real moments you will experience together."