"Marriage is the most natural state of man, and... the state in which you will find solid happiness."
"More marriages might survive if the partners realized that sometimes the better comes after the worse."Benjamin Franklin on Doug Larson
"We are not the same persons this year as last nor are those we love. It is a happy chance if we, changing, continue to love a changed person."Benjamin Franklin on W. Somerset Maugham
"There is no more lovely, friendly and charming relationship, communion or company than a good marriage."Benjamin Franklin on Martin Luther
"Marriage is an alliance entered into by a man who can't sleep with the window shut, and a woman who can't sleep with the window open."Benjamin Franklin on George Bernard Shaw
"Experts on romance say for a happy marriage there has to be more than a passionate love. For a lasting union, they insist, there must be a genuine liking for each other. Which, in my book, is a good definition for friendship."Benjamin Franklin on Marilyn Monroe
"At twenty years of age the will reigns at thirty, the wit and at forty, the judgment."
"To Follow by faith alone is to follow blindly."
"Whatever is begun in anger ends in shame."
"Anger is never without a reason, but seldom with a good one."
"The art of acting consists in keeping people from coughing."