Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
Of all the home remedies, a good wife is best
Nobody objects to a woman being a good writer or sculptor or geneticist if at the same time she manages to be a good wife, good mother, good looking, good tempered, well groomed and unaggressive
Having a good wife and rich cabbage soup, seek not other things
It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife
I give the name violence to a boldness lying idle and enamored of danger.
(December 19, 1910 - April 15, 1986)
It is not her body that he wants but it is only through her body that he can take possession of another human being, so he must labor upon her body, he must enter her body, to make his claim.
Joyce Carol Oates
(June 16, 1938 - )
I said to myself, 'Man, I'm so tired of hearing songs about peoples' ex-girlfriends. It's really nauseating. And the whole me, me, me aspect of it was just like (overdone).