"Religious institutions should have religious freedom on this issue. No church or minister should ever have to conduct a marriage that is inconsistent with their religious beliefs. But I think as a civil institution, this issue's time has come and we need to move forward."
"A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person."Kay Hagan 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."Kay Hagan on Socrates
"It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages."Kay Hagan 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."Kay Hagan 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."Kay Hagan on James C. Dobson
"The fabric of North Carolina and what makes our state so special is our families and our common desire for a brighter future for our children. No matter what your family looks like, we all want the same thing for our families - happiness, health, prosperity, a bright future for our children and grandchildren."