"Marriage, in life, is like a duel in the midst of a battle."
"A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person."Edmond About 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."Edmond About on Socrates
"It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages."Edmond About 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."Edmond About 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."Edmond About on James C. Dobson