"When widows exclaim loudly against second marriages, I would always lay a wager than the man, If not the wedding day, is absolutely fixed on."
"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."Henry Fielding on Barbara de Angelis
"My advice to you is get married: if you find a good wife you'll be happy if not, you'll become a philosopher."Henry Fielding on Socrates
"It's a funny thing that when a man hasn't anything on earth to worry about, he goes off and gets married."Henry Fielding on Robert Frost
"I was married by a judge. I should have asked for a jury."Henry Fielding on Groucho Marx
"Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness."Henry Fielding on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"It is not death, but dying, which is terrible."
"LOVE: A word properly applied to our delight in particular kinds of food sometimes metaphorically spoken of the favorite objects of all our appetites."
"Scarcely one person in a thousand is capable of tasting the happiness of others."
"If you make money your god, it will plague you like the devil."
"A good face they say, is a letter of recommendation. O Nature, Nature, why art thou so dishonest, as ever to send men with these false recommendations into the World!"