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"Being pregnant is an occupational hazard of being a wife." - Queen Victoria

"If you think it's tough being a firefighter, try being a firefighter's wife." - Anonymous

"I'm not interested in being a wife. I'm interested in being an empress." - Fran Lebowitz

"I'm looking forward to being a mom and a wife and a business owner." - Melanie Roach

"I quit being a VS model to be a Proverbs 31 wife." - Kylie Bisutti

"She is but half a wife that is not, nor is capable of being, a friend." - William Penn

"I wrote my earliest piece for The Sunday Times about being a young wife." - Jilly Cooper

"My ultimate joy and happiness is being a wife and mother." - Melissa Etheridge

"I'm not very good at being a wife because I break all the rules." - Katherine Heigl

"I'm happy going home early and working out and just being a mother and being a wife." - Kim Alexis

"The purpose of my life is being a father to my kids and being a husband to my wife." - Terrence Howard

"Wife: a former sweetheart." - H L Mencken

"My wife is a vegetarian. When my wife is with me, I eat vegetarian. When she's not, I eat meat. I'm just being honest." - J B Smoove

"I love being my husband's wife." - Julianna Margulies

"I love being a mother. I loved being a daughter, a sister, a wife. I love being a woman with men. I love having given birth." - Jessica Lange

"I don't want to be a great chief executive without being a great mum and a great wife." - Angela Ahrendts

"Being bilingual is like having a wife and a mistress. One can never be sure of either." - Natalie Clifford Barney

"Living in England, provincial England, must be like being married to a stupid but exquisitely beautiful wife." - Margaret Halsey

"I fully intend to make amends and get back to being a good mother, wife, daughter, and friend." - Suzy Favor Hamilton

"I am a very committed wife. And I should be committed too - for being married so many times." - Elizabeth Taylor

"My wife being a trainer helps, because when I'm at home, everything we keep at the house is pretty healthy." - James Denton

"The loss of liberty which must attend being a wife was of all things the most horrible to my imagination." - Sarah Fielding

"When I was thirty and perhaps forty, I did not want a wife. It was too much fun being single." - Jacob Ruppert

"All these years, I found that being a good wife for Jeb is my most important role, no doubt." - Columba Bush

"Being pregnant is a very boring six months. I am not particularly maternal. It's an occupational hazard of being a wife." - Anne, Princess Royal

"A good wife is someone who thinks she has done everything right: raising the kids, being there for the husband, being home, trying to do it all." - Julianna Margulies

"I'm proud of being a mother, a wife, a daughter, and a sister, and a lover and a friend We're all God's children." - Whitney Houston

"Man and wife, being two, are one in love." - William Shakespeare

"Will you do me the honor of being my wife?" - Cassandra Clare

"Be a father first. Don't put a priority of being a friend with your wife first, or a friend with your kids first." - Hulk Hogan

"A small country town is not the place in which one would choose to quarrel with a wife; every human being in such places is a spy." - Samuel Johnson

"I'm a mom first. That's all I really care about - being a good mom and a good wife. The writing always comes second for me." - Amy Koppelman

"Helmer: "Before all else you are a wife and a mother." Nora: "That I no longer believe. I believe that before all else I am a human being."" - Henrik Ibsen

"Being a wife and a mother is very gratifying, but it's not a creative expression and that's something I need to be happy." - Genie Francis

"I actually think 'Sex and the City' helped share how complicated it all is, to be a wife, a mother, and working, and a sexual being." - Kim Cattrall

"A 'penchant for telling the truth' can cripple a candidates chances faster than being caught in flagrante delicto with the governor's wife." - Sydney J Harris

"Lot, who said to his wife as she was being turned into a pillar of salt, Stop shaking! Never got a dinner!" - Red Buttons

"Wrote a science fiction novel about a man who wins an argument with his wife, but it was rejected for being too farfetched." - Dana Gould

"After all, what is a pedestrian? He is a man who has two cars - one being driven by his wife, the other by one of his children." - Robert Bradbury

"A penchant for telling the truth can cripple a candidate's chances faster than being caught in flagrante delicto with the governor's wife." - Sydney J Harris

"The balancing act of motherhood and a career, and being a wife, is something that I don't think I'll ever perfect, but I love the challenge of it." - Kerri Walsh

"I am a historian. With the exception of being a wife and mother, it is who I am. And there is nothing I take more seriously." - Doris Kearns Goodwin

"I love being a troubadour. I travel around the world with my wife and play little theaters. We have a ball." - Roger Mcguinn

"I spend a lot of time alone and my wife understands that I need to be alone. I enjoy being alone. But I'm never lonely." - George Lopez

"When thou choosest a wife, think not only of thyself, but of those God may give thee of her, that they reproach thee not for their being." - Martin Farquhar Tupper

"It started with a simple ring, You became husband and wife, You progressed to being parents And you're still best friends for life." - John Walter Bratton

"As a guy I never liked being told to call, which my wife really never does, and that's why I call her as often as I do." - Greg Behrendt

"My new life is being with my wife without any interference, and the children come see us every once in a while." - John Fairchild

"That was the fun of acting, being a blank canvas you could transform into the character - Indian princess, 20s vamp, Mother Courage, Oxford don, 94-year-old wife." - Diana Quick

"The house wife is an unpaid employee in her husband's house in return for the security of being a permanent employee." - Germaine Greer

"I felt rich when I was 20 years old and my wife was paying my bills. Just being in a band, I've always felt blessed." - Bono

"I prize being just a normal dude that wakes up, goes to work, comes home to his wife - like, quite boring." - Teddy Sears

"I know for my wife and I, we always loved the idea of being young parents. It is an incredibly inspiring and challenging job being a parent, and as it turns out, being young really helps you keep up." - Taylor Hanson

"A good wife maketh a good husband." - John Heywood

"A good husband makes a good wife." - John Florio

"A happy wife is a happy life." - Gavin Rossdale

"My wife drives a couple of Cadillacs." - Mitt Romney

"She sounds like a screeching ex-wife." - Rush Limbaugh

"Man's best possession is a sympathetic wife." - Euripides

"He that takes a wife, takes care" - Benjamin Franklin

"Props is a true thug's wife." - Nas

"I should now find myself a wife!" - Varun Dhawan

"Helpmate, n. A wife, or bitter half." - Ambrose Bierce

"Lord of yourself, uncumbered with a wife." - John Dryden

"I am a wife-made man" - Danny Kaye

"My wife watches me like a hawk." - Carl Icahn

"I am a wife-made man." - Danny Kaye

"I just want to be a wife." - Tessanne Chin

"My first wife was a theater person." - Ahmet Ertegun

"I'm a traditional wife in every sense." - Monica

"My wife is a very strong woman." - James Nesbitt

"My wife has a whim of iron" - Oliver Herford

"My wife attends a Presbyterian church." - Pat Robertson

"I guess I've got a smart wife." - Yogi Berra

"I'm not just a cuckolded wife." - Elizabeth Edwards

"I'm a traditional wife in every sense." - Monica Denise Brown

"Being with my wife and children in Kauai, seeing old friends there, being on the beach, painting, paddleboarding. Sitting under a Kauai moon with a bonfire going, buddies around. Those are the things that kind of make my world turn." - Pierce Brosnan

"I was very proud to be Mrs. Curtis Amy. My thing in life when I married Curtis Amy was being Mrs. Curtis Amy. Career was fine, but I was enthralled with being Curtis' wife. That was very important to me back then, and that's always important to a young lady from New Orleans. That's our upbringing: to be a wonderful wife and mother first." - Merry Clayton

"It was heartbreaking . . . I think it was disappointing because I had such an identity in being 'Mrs. Parker', and being a wife, and so when that's taken away from you, you [think], 'Who am I?" - Eva Longoria

"It would take a hell of a wife to beat no wife at all." - Cormac Mccarthy

"Thou art sad; get thee a wife, get thee a wife!" - William Shakespeare

"The secrets of success are a good wife and a steady job. My wife told me." - Howard Nemerov

"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, a good mother, good-looking, good-tempered, well-dressed, well-groomed, and unaggressive." - Marya Mannes

"I don't want to be a great executive without being a great mom and a great wife. I don't want to look back and say I wish I had done things differently. 'Balance' is a really big word for me." - Angela Ahrendts

"I'm divorced and have a son and a grandson and it is a problem being away most of the time. Living as I do, if I had a wife and children I think it would be really hard to do." - Doug Rice

"I don't want to be a great executive without being a great mum and a great wife. I don't want to look back and say I wish I had done things differently. 'Balance' is a really big word for me." - Angela Ahrendts

"I can take my wife out for a lovely evening this Friday, which is a to do. But being a good husband is not an event; it needs to be part of my nature-my character, or who I am." - Lynn G. Robbins

"Nobody objects to a woman being a good writer or sculptor or geneticist so long as she manages to also be a good wife, mother, good-looking, good-tempered, well-dressed, well-groomed and unaggressive." - Marya Mannes

"Being the father of girls is a kind of illness, in its own way - since any guy who has tried to live in a house with a wife and two daughters is, without any doubt, going to go certifiably nuts." - Steve Schirripa

"I'm trying to think how I impressed my wife. We had an on-stage kiss, and I really went for it. Because I liked her. Usually you can get away with it being just technical, but it was a problem when I ended up kissing my wife on the set. I'd say I stopped acting and kissed her on set." - David Walton

"I could give you a long list of things I like about Britain, but essentially what it comes down to is that I feel about Britain the same way I feel about my wife. I'm crazy about my wife - we just kind of suit each other. I wouldn't say that she's the most fantastic human being that's ever lived, but she is for me." - Bill Bryson

"My wife, like many women, actually LIKES wrapping things. If she gives you a gift that requires batteries, she wraps the batteries separately, which to me is very close to being a symptom of mental illness." - Dave Barry

"Being asked why in some kingdoms the king is of age at fourteen, but cannot marry until eighteen, Moliere replied: Because it is more difficult to rule a wife than a kingdom." - J. A. Bent

"Should I ever marry, Watson, I should hope to inspire my wife with some feeling which would prevent her from being walked off by a housekeeper when my corpse was lying within a few yards of her." - Arthur Conan Doyle

"The only thing that ever made me want to be a wife-beater is being called one. Your honor, can I have five minutes to make her not a liar, please?" - Christopher Titus

"I hate being away even for a day. But I'm happiest when I'm working and have my own things going on, so it ultimately makes me a better mother and wife." - Kristin Cavallari

"A real man loves his wife, and places his family as the most important thing in life. Nothing has brought me more peace and content in life than simply being a good husband and father." - Frank Abagnale

"The best part of being married is, everything we face in life, we face as a team. I don't do a thing - professionally or personally - without discussing it with my wife." - Michael Chiklis

"They see me as being this Super Mom on TV who also can more than handle a difficult husband, and they assume I'm going to be just full of wisdom as a mother and wife myself." - Patricia Richardson

"Siren voices tell me, 'You don't have to keep going on.' And then you think, 'I'm a writer. What do I do? Sit there watching my wife clean up?' I don't know. I like being a writer." - Terry Pratchett

"I think about being married again, having a home and a wife. No one can ever be married too many times, and maybe if I keep trying I'll get it right one day." - Richard Pryor

"Juggling produces both practical and psychological benefits.... A woman's involvement in one role can enhance her functioning in another. Being a wife can make it easier to work outside the home. Being a mother can facilitate the activities and foster the skills of the efficient wife or of the effective worker. And employment outside the home can contribute in substantial, practical ways to how one works within the home, as a spouse and as a parent." - Faye J Crosby

"I think the hardest part about Golf is being committed to your wife" - Tiger Woods

"My wife is my soul mate. I can't imagine being without her." - Matt Damon

"I know for my wife and I, we always loved the idea of being young parents." - Taylor Hanson

"Mukesh calls me his true life partner... I just enjoy being Mukesh's wife." - Nita Ambani

"And I'm as attached to my wife as anybody can be to another human being." - Eric Roberts

"There is no such thing as being good to your wife." - Gertrude Stein

"The best thrill is standing on stage and playing - other than being married to my wife." - John Tesh

"My daughter lived with my wife being ill since she was 2." - Titus Welliver

"I almost never get lonely. I love being alone. I'm glad I'm married, and I love my wife. But there's never been a situation in my life where my unhappiness was based on loneliness." - Chuck Klosterman

"I think the most important foundation about any relationship is just being honest. Youve got to. My wife and I are honest to a fault with each other, and were best friends on top of it, so were very fortunate." - Max Greenfield

"I think my wife and my kids are incredibly good to allow me to stay in public life given that they have to cop a whole lot of collateral attention that, being human, they'd rather not get" - Tony Abbott

"The only thing that holds a marriage together is the husband being big enough to keep his mouth shut, to step back and see where his wife is wrong." - Archie Bunker

"She (my ex-wife) wanted me to stop being Evel Knievel. I am who I am. I'm not going to change. I'll settle down the day they put me in a six-foot pine box." - Evel Knievel

"I raised my right hand and placed my left on the Quran, which was being held by my wife and mom. Suddenly, I was blinded by a cascade of camera flashes..." - Keith Ellison

"You did not so much mind being -conventionally- betrayed, if you were not kept in the dark, which was humiliating, or defined only as a wife and dependent person, which was annihilating." - A S Byatt

"Let's just say its not a stereotype that black women are less submissive and harder to deal with. Being around all them black women made me really miss my wife." - Taye Diggs

"I absolutely love being back in Nebraska and I love that my wife is able to experience a lot of the great things that made me love this place years ago. The lifestyle, the people." - Jason Peter

"You never find yourself involved in a single action story. Your family is always being with you. And you cannot separate whatever is going on in your life with your relationship with your son, with your wife..." - Jose Padilha

"Let's just say its not a stereotype that black women are less submissive and harder to deal with. Being around all them black women made me really miss my wife." - Taye Diggs

"There aren't a lot of movies being made about women, period. Most of the time, the roles that are available are the sidekick, the friend, the girlfriend or the wife, and they just aren't that interesting." - Zoe Kazan

"I definitely have been known to be grossly insensitive in many different ways, you can ask the wife. To speak without a filter sometimes and not being able to edit myself with much sensitivity." - Rainn Wilson

"She gloried in being a sailor's wife, but she must pay the tax of quick alarm for belonging to that profession which is, if possible, more distinguished in its domestic virtues than in its national importance." - Jane Austen

"I was fed up with the situation I found myself in in the 1960s. I didn't like being a barrister's wife and going out to dinner with other professional people and dealing with middle class life. It seemed claustrophobic." - Caryl Churchill

"I think the most important foundation about any relationship is just being honest. You've got to. My wife and I are honest to a fault with each other, and we're best friends on top of it, so we're very fortunate." - Max Greenfield

"But when we have families, when we have children, this gives us a purpose for being, to protect our children, to avoid going to jail because if I'm in jail, who looks after my children, who's there for my wife?." - Ernie Hudson

"Being in a band with my wife, I'm very aware of the multitude of ways that can go wrong. We're best friends and are interested in the same things, so it's natural to make music together." - Trent Reznor

"I think my wife and my kids are incredibly good to allow me to stay in public life given that they have to cop a whole lot of collateral attention that, being human, they'd rather not get." - Tony Abbott

"My wife has a good sense of humor, and instead of calling me psychic with my novels, she simply refers to me as being 'psycho.' That's because multiple things in my books have come true." - Brad Thor

"In the Woodstock movie, you see Justin, my son, who is now a filmmaker, being carried off by my wife at the time to the helicopter. He's just this little bundle of joy in her arms. And it's 1969." - Bill Kreutzmann

"But when we have families, when we have children, this gives us a purpose for being, to protect our children, to avoid going to jail because if I'm in jail, who looks after my children, who's there for my wife?" - Ernie Hudson

"The universe doesn't really care if you bounce back. It doesn't feel that weird to write about paralysis or being in hospital or losing a child or, you know, splitting up with your wife, because that's just life." - Steve Toltz

"This is a way to kill a wife with kindness." - William Shakespeare

"A light wife doth make a heavy husband." - William Shakespeare

"A man's best friend is a good wife." - Thomas A Edison

"Chuse a horse made, and a wife to make." - George Herbert

"A good husband makes a good wife at any time." - George Farquhar

"Literature is a splendid mistress, but a bad wife." - Rudyard Kipling

"A man's best friend is a good wife." - Thomas A Edison

"A miss for pleasure, and a wife for breed." - John Gay

"Whoso findeth a wife findeth a good thing." - Bible

"A good wife and health is a mans best wealth." - Proverbs

"I've got a great wife, a great life." - Pete Sampras

"A political man is disgusting, but a political wife, horrible." - Richard Wagner

"Being first lady is not just about being the wife but really taking command and having true vision." - Tyra Banks

"When a man opens a car door for his wife, it's either a new car or a new wife." - Prince Philip

"I much prefer being told off by Brendan Rodgers than by my wife. Brendan is more careful than my wife with what he says." - Luis Suarez

"When I met my wife, I was 24. Obviously, she wasn't my wife. She was just a girl. I made her my wife later on." - Kristoffer Polaha

"A fishmonger's wife may feed of a conger; but a serving-man's wife may starve for hunger." - Anonymous



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