39 Quotes About Selfish Husbands

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Creating that special relationship with another is just one way to establish a memorable partnership. These quotes about selfish husbands highlight the common characteristics you want to avoid when searching for a life partner.

“A great marriage doesn’t happen when the “perfect couple” gets together. It happens when an imperfect couple gets together and learns to enjoy each other’s differences.”

“A man who truly loves his wife is loved by the entire world.”

“A marriage is sensitive, fragile and crucial. Once you mess up with how you handle it, it will shatter.”

“A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, with the same person.”

“A wife’s power is not to prove her husband but rather to improve him.”

“Always strive to give your spouse the very best of yourself; not what’s left over after you have given your best to everyone.”

“Best friends for life, husband and wife.”

“Difficult job is to keep your own wife happy without hurting others.”

“Everything you do.. defies any dream I’ve ever dreamed. You’re so much more perfect to me than I ever knew how to wish for.”

“Greatest deal is to live a happy life with your own wife.”

“Guess it’s high time we add the 8th vow in marriage promising that we shall spend time with our husband or wife more than with social networking sites!”

“I cut our paper dinner with a pair of scissors borrowed from the front desk of the hotel. I cooked with a spice rack box of crayons – sixteen colors.”

“I do what I have to do, like everyone else, and one of the things I have to do is to serve my wife breakfast in bed.”

“If you live to be a hundred, I wish to live a hundred minus one, so I never have to live without you.”

“It’s amazing how one day someone walks into your life, and you cannot remember how you ever lived without them.”

“Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward together in the same direction.”

“Look at yourself, idiot. You reek like the slaughter-house. Plan your dastard’s revenge as you like. But for those of us liking our company civilized, spare us the horror and bathe yourself first!”

“Make your marriage your own. Don’t look at other marriages and wish you had something else. Work to shape your marriage so that it is satisfying for both of you.”

“Marriage cannot thrive on the leftover attention. It has to get the best effort!”

“Marriage does not guarantee you will be together forever, it’s only paper. It takes love, respect, trust, understanding, friendship, and faith in your relationship to make it last.”

“Marriage is a gift from God to us. The quality of our marriage is our gift to Him.”

“Marriage is not 50-50, divorce is 50-50. Marriage is 100-100 – it isn’t dividing everything in half but giving everything that you have got.”

“Marriage lets you annoy one special person for the rest of your life.”

“Never marry the one you can live with, marry the one you cannot live without.”

“No man wants his wife to be a woman that other men don’t desire….But every man wants his wife to be a woman that other men don’t get.”

“Real couples stay faithful. They don’t even think about looking for another because they are too busy looking for ways to show love to each other.”

“The dog leash was still tied tight around the oak tree in the back, stretched worn and limp across the green grass as if trying to escape to freedom; and he buried his wife without a tombstone.”

“The greatest marriages are built on teamwork, a mutual respect, a healthy dose of admiration, and a never-ending portion of love and grace.”

“The most successful marriages are those where both husband and wife seek to build the self-esteem of the other.”

“The only thing better than having you as my husband is our children having you as their daddy.”

“The woman in front of him was perfect. Her sweet curved lips and flushed cheeks. The way her long eyelashes batted when she blinked and the incredible scent of cinnamon from her soft skin, she was the only thing that he’d finally gotten right.”

“There is, you will concede, a limit to the niceties a man is obliged to fulfill when his wife is dead and not yet cold.”

“There was no jealousy on the part of a new spouse over the love or affection a man or woman shared with a former spouse. It was considered a blessing to have had such loves in one’s life.”

“To couples that are meant to be are the ones who go through everything that’s designed to tear them apart and come out stronger than ever before.”

“To love is nothing. To be loved is something. But to be loved by the person you love is everything.”

“Two souls but a single thought, two hearts that beat as one.”

“Until that moment I’d thought I could have it both ways; to be one of them, and also my husband’s wife. What conceit! I was his instrument, his animal. Nothing more.”

“When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to begin as soon as possible.”

“You cannot make your marriage all good by yourself! But you can make it better all by yourself.”

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