Husband Quotes (382)

Quotes and citations about husband


Do not put such unlimited power into the hands of husbands. Remember all men would be tyrants if they could.

By : Abigail Adams

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My husband's a director, so he understands what I do.

By : Sasha Alexander

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When two people marry they become in the eyes of the law one person, and that one person is the husband.

By : Shana Alexander

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So, to prepare for the role, I had to take music lessons, talk to wives who had husbands overseas, and carefully study the reactions and mannerisms of a friend who was expecting.

By : June Allyson

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The relationship between husband and wife should be one of closest friends.

By : B. R. Ambedkar

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The opera is like a husband with a foreign title - expensive to support, hard to understand and therefore a supreme social challenge.

By : Cleveland Amory

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The real act of marriage takes place in the heart, not in the ballroom or church or synagogue. It's a choice you make - not just on your wedding day, but over and over again - and that choice is reflected in the way you treat your husband or wife.

By : Barbara de Angelis

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When my mother left her second husband, she wrote her autobiography and presented it to him for his approval.

By : David Antin

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I know my limitations, and I don't like politics. I was only involved because of my husband.

By : Corazon Aquino

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Children are supposed to help hold a marriage together. They do this in a number of ways. For instance, they demand so much attention that a husband and wife, concentrating on their children, fail to notice each other's faults.

By : Richard Armour

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But, alas! what poor Woman is ever taught that she should have a higher Design than to get her a Husband?

By : Mary Astell

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With her high pale brow under her faded brown hair, she was like a rock washed clean by years of her husband's absences at conventions, dinners, committee meetings or simply at the office.

By : Louis Auchincloss

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I feel fully decided that we should all go to Europe together and to work as if an established Partnership for Life consisting of Husband Wife and Children.

By : John James Audubon

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Husbands and wives generally understand when opposition will be vain.

By : Jane Austen

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I don't sit around thinking that I'd like to have another husband

By : Lauren Bacall

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The majority of husbands remind me of an orangutan trying to play the violin.

By : Honore de Balzac

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Between the daylight gambler and the player at night there is the same difference that lies between a careless husband and the lover swooning under his lady's window.

By : Honore de Balzac

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A husband who submits to his wife's yoke is justly held an object of ridicule. A woman's influence ought to be entirely concealed.

By : Honore de Balzac

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A good husband is never the first to go to sleep at night or the last to awake in the morning.

By : Honore de Balzac

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It is easier to be a lover than a husband for the simple reason that it is more difficult to be witty every day than to say pretty things from time to time.

By : Honore de Balzac

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The best way to get most husbands to do something is to suggest that perhaps they're too old to do it.

By : Ann Bancroft

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Vadim was both my teacher and my husband. I placed myself entirely in his hands.

By : Brigitte Bardot

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I guess if you're lucky enough not to have to pay your rent, then you or I take much more seriously the kind of work that I do, what it takes for me to leave two teenagers of my own and six stepchildren and a husband and four grandchildren.

By : Ellen Barkin

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My husband thinks he's compromising if we have one cook instead of three.

By : Ellen Barkin

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Working with my husband, I thought we would be at each other. As close as we are, our styles are so different. But it didn't happen - we were surprised.

By : Julia Barr

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I know my husband really loves me because he takes me to have ribs. He says I'm the only girl he ever took out who actually ate anything on her plate, as opposed to pushing it around.

By : Julia Barr

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My husband and I didn't sign a pre-nuptial agreement. We signed a mutual suicide pact.

By : Roseanne Barr

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As a housewife, I feel that if the kids are still alive when my husband gets home from work, then hey, I've done my job.

By : Roseanne Barr

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My husband does so many romantic things for me, it's absurd.

By : Jennifer Beals

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I am excited to rise today to support National Mom and Pop Business Owners Day. This celebration honors the husband and wife business owner teams whose work helps drive the economy and fuel job growth.

By : Melissa Bean

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To catch a husband is an art

By : Simone de Beauvoir

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I have perfected the art of putting my feet on my husband's lap during awards ceremonies so he can rub them.

By : Annette Bening

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Being a husband is a whole-time job. That is why so many husbands fail. They cannot give their entire attention to it.

By : Arnold Bennett

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I really take pride in the relationship that I have with my husband.

By : Julie Benz

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I feel like Zsa Zsa Gabor's sixth husband. I know what I'm supposed to do, but I don't know how to make it interesting.

By : Milton Berle

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Beauty, n: the power by which a woman charms a lover and terrifies a husband.

By : Ambrose Bierce

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I'm very fond of Norfolk. My husband came from there and the kids love it. Devon is beautiful, too.

By : Honor Blackman

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The husband and wife are one, and that one is the husband.

By : William Blackstone

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What does one tell a husband? One tells him nothing.

By : Dewitt Bodeen

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People shop for a bathing suit with more care than they do a husband or wife. The rules are the same. Look for something you'll feel comfortable wearing. Allow for room to grow.

By : Erma Bombeck

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