"And in a marriage you can't TRY and be married. You're married or you're not married... as far as I'm concerned."
"A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person."Ringo Starr 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."Ringo Starr on Socrates
"It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages."Ringo Starr 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."Ringo Starr 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."Ringo Starr on James C. Dobson
"I think the most exciting thing is that you expect people our age to know the music, but actually a lot of kids know the music, and if anything is left, we have left really good music, and that's the important part, not the mop-tops or whatever."
"Everything government touches turns to crap."
"And I came back and it was great, 'cuz George had set up all these flowers all over the studio saying welcome home. So then we got it together again. I always felt it was better on the White one for me. We were more like a band, you know."
"I feel the older I get, the more I'm learning to handle life. Being on this quest for a long time, it's all about finding yourself."
"First and foremost I am a drummer. After that, I'm other things... But I didn't play drums to make money."