"Even in the common affairs of life, in love, friendship, and marriage, how little security have we when we trust our happiness in the hands of others!"
"A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person."William Hazlitt 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."William Hazlitt on Socrates
"It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages."William Hazlitt 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."William Hazlitt 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."William Hazlitt on James C. Dobson
"To be happy, we must be true to nature and carry our age along with us."
"Love turns, with a little indulgence, to indifference or disgust hatred alone is immortal."
"Rules and models destroy genius and art."
"The art of life is to know how to enjoy a little and to endure very much."
"Cunning is the art of concealing our own defects, and discovering other people's weaknesses."