"If you've gone into a marriage and you haven't been clear about how you're going to handle money, how you want to raise kids, who is going to work or stay home or what have you, then you've set yourself up for failure."
"A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person."Phil McGraw 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."Phil McGraw on Socrates
"It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages."Phil McGraw 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."Phil McGraw 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."Phil McGraw on James C. Dobson
"You're only lonely if you're not there for you."
"It's better to be healthy alone than sick with someone else."
"We all have a social mask, right? We put it on, we go out, put our best foot forward, our best image. But behind that social mask is a personal truth, what we really, really believe about who we are and what we're capable of."
"My dad used to say, 'You wouldn't worry so much about what people thought about you if you knew how seldom they did."
"I don't care how pumped up or psyched you are to start a new diet or a new program - that emotion will fade."