"Marriage is the grave or tomb of wit."
"A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person."Margaret Cavendish 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."Margaret Cavendish on Socrates
"It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages."Margaret Cavendish 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."Margaret Cavendish 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."Margaret Cavendish on James C. Dobson
"And though my Lord hath lost his estate and been banished out of his country, yet neither despised poverty nor pinching necessity could make him break the bonds of friendship or weaken his loyal duty."
"A rude nature is worse than a brute nature by so much more as man is better than a beast: and those that are of civil natures and genteel dispositions are as much nearer to celestial creatures as those that are rude and cruel are to devils."