6 quotes to make you happy you aren’t married

Unromantic but practical quotes to put ‘being married’ in perspective from the world’s greatest authors.

wedding-qutoes

1. “Never marry at all, Dorian. Men marry because they are tired, women, because they are curious: both are disappointed.”

The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde

 

2. “Longed for him. Got him. Shit.”

― Margaret Atwood

 

3. “I don’t want to be married just to be married. I can’t think of anything lonelier than spending the rest of my life with someone I can’t talk to, or worse, someone I can’t be silent with.”

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer

 

4. “An archaeologist is the best husband a woman can have. The older she gets, the more interested he is in her.”

― Agatha Christie

 

5. “So I began to think maybe it was true that when you were married and had children it was like being brainwashed, and afterward you went about as numb as a slave in a totalitarian state.”

The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath

6. “People go on marrying because they can’t resist natural forces, although many of them may know perfectly well that they are possibly buying a month’s pleasure with a life’s discomfort.”

Jude the Obscure by Thomas Hardy

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