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Wife Being Right Quotes


"Between being 'right' and being kind, I know which way I vote." - Robert A Heinlein

"Dumbledore says people find it far easier to forgive others for being wrong than being right." - J K Rowling

"If there's anything more mortifying than being famous at 14, it's being washed up right after." - Moon Unit Zappa

"Being in Hollywood is like being in the Christian right these days." - Rupert Everett

"Success in business isn't about being right; it's about being committed." - Mike Michalowicz

"Being attacked by right-wing Christians did not bother me. Being attacked by liberal feminists did." - Hugh Hefner

"I prefer being wrong in my own way to being right in someone else's." - Yevgeny Zamyatin

"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

"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

"Your seventh wife, Phileros, is now being buried in your field. No man's field brings him greater profit than yours, Phileros." - Marcus Valerius Martial

"By marriage the husband and wife are one person in law, that is, the very being or legal existence of the woman is suspended during marriage." - William Blackstone

"Your seventh wife, Phileros, is now being buried in your field. No man's field brings him greater profit than yours, Phileros." - Martial

"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

"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

"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

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

"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

"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

"My wife and daughter have accused me of being too silent at breakfast but I don't want to talk when I don't have much to say." - Phillip Lopate

"[Letter to his wife, on being dismissed from the service of his father-in-law:] John Donne, Anne Donne, Un-done." - John Donne

"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

"Above the titles of wife and mother, which, although dear, are transitory and accidental, there is the title human being, which precedes and out-ranks every other." - Mary Ashton Livermore

"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

"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 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

"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 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

"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 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

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

"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 like being married. I'm at home with my wife and kids all the time now. I don't go out for wild nights." - Jack Black

"Above the titles of wife and mother, which, although dear, are transitory and accidental, there is the title human being, which precedes and out-ranks every other." - Mary Livermore

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

"My wife would say I'm not romantic at all, but I would say that I'm the ultimate romancer because I write about... life being brilliant." - Noel Gallagher

"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

"I thought being on stage was an amazing feeling, but there is nothing that can top watching my wife bring our son into this world." - Luke Bryan

"When my wife and I got married, she thought of me being an easygoing person, and I warned her I wasn't." - Peter Higgs

"Stop attaching so much weight to being right. In the grand scheme of things, being right is insignificant compared with being happy." - Deepak Chopra

"There's people being murdered unjustly and not being held accountable. People are being given paid leave for killing people. That's not right. That's not right by anyone's standards." - Colin Kaepernick

"You come to God not by being strong, but by being weak; not by being right, but through your mistakes." - Richard Rohr

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

"Remember Lot's wife." - Bible

"Take my wife - please!" - Henny Youngman

"Happy wife, happy life." - Paul Orfalea

"I love my wife." - Nonito Donaire

"Take my wife... Please!" - Henny Youngman

"My wife collects knickknacks." - Sidney Poitier

"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

"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

"An actor's career relies on a lot of luck. Being in the right place at the right time." - Parker Posey

"It is nobler to declare oneself wrong than to insist on being right -especially when one is right." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"Being with you never felt wrong. It's the one thing I did right. You're the one thing I did right." - Becca Fitzpatrick

"I think finding the right person and being with the right person is probably the answer to most things." - Daniel Craig

"When a man is right he wants to get all that is coming to him for being right." - Jesse Lauriston Livermore

"Forgiveness is a sacrifice. You're giving up being right about something, whether you're right or wrong about it." - Jeffrey Pierce

"It is nobler to declare oneself wrong than to insist on being right - especially when one is right." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"Success in marriage does not come merely through finding the right mate, but through being the right mate." - Barnett R. Brickner

"To keep the wrong leader in the wrong place prevents the right leader from being in the right place." - Aubrey Malphurs

"Since no one is always right, always being right is really a role model for his children feeling inadequate." - Warren Farrell

"Being flooded with information doesn't mean we have the right information or that we're in touch with the right people." - Bill Gates

"Remember that the successful marriage depends on two things: (1) finding the right person and (2) being the right person." - Carrie Snow

"Most people who meet my wife quickly conclude that she is remarkable. They are right about this. She is smart, funny and thoroughly charming. Often, after hearing her speak at some function or working with her on a project, people will approach me and say something to the effect of, you know, I think the world of you, Barack, but your wife, wow!" - Barack Obama

"The prince exults whomever he selects as his consort, but the queen, rather than elevating the subject of her choice, humiliates him as a man. By all that is right, a man is not intended to be the husband of his wife, but a woman is to be her husband's wife." - Franz Grillparzer

"I was recruited by my wife the day after the Presidential election. My daughters were visually upset at the results and asked, 'What are we going to do?' I told my wife Christie that they were right. I had to do something. It was my time to step up and serve." - Bobby Schilling

"Being happily and successfully married is generally not so much a matter of marrying the right person as it is being the right person." - Howard W. Hunter

"There are a lot of people who think that's what's needed to be successful is always being right, always being careful, always picking the right path." - Amy Tan

"Being an actor is like winning the lottery. It's not really about your talent, it's right time, right place, right face." - Vincent Kartheiser

"I happened to take a photo, and there was my wife, my dog and my banjo, all in the same shot - and I thought, "Oh, that's like a family portrait right there."" - Steve Martin

"I believe I'm a better authority than anybody else in America on my own wife. I have never known a person with a stronger sense of right and wrong in my life ever." - Bill Clinton

"Apparently, there's something hinky about the new iPhones. They're not hooked up right. There's a problem with the antenna. They don't like to be held - like my ex-wife." - David Letterman

"Just because your wife schmoozes with somebody too much, you can't go throwing the kids out with the bath water! And that's the way the law's tied up right now." - Nick Nolte

"I really don't want to thank my wife because I could be bussing tables at the Daily Grill right now if not for her. Jesus, what a gig that'd be." - Robert Downey Jr

"You're sitting there, with your wife and your baby and your smiling dog, and you're watching Real Housewives getting into fistfights on TV. And you go, 'How great is my life? I'm so happy right now.'" - Jimmy Fallon

"I've changed my life in a lot of ways. I'm a mom, a wife, and a Christian. Some of the things I expressed in my early 20s aren't what I care to express right now." - Cheryl James

"I guess I am just not the marrying type. I have given it a few chances, and it just goes haywire after a month or two. I am on wife number five right now, maybe five's a charm?" - Vince Neil

"Former President Bill Clinton is on the program tonight. He says that while his wife runs for president, he would like to stay out of the limelight. Well, he's certainly come to the right place. He'll be fine here." - David Letterman

"I'm not great at bedtime stories. Bedtime stories are supposed to put the kid to sleep. My kid gets riled up and then my wife has to come in and go, 'All right! Get out of the room.'" - Adam Sandler

"It is not always possible or even right for a man to make his wife number one in his life. This is due to the nature of his life. His number one responsibility is to provide the living." - Helen Andelin

"I wake up at 5:30, 6 in the morning, but don't head into the office right away. I like to hang out with my wife, talk about things, get some coffee, you know." - Ice Cube

"You know, my life's changed now. I'm starting to experience what people are really supposed to do. You supposed to be married. You're supposed to have a family, kids, treat your wife right." - Mike Epps

"I believe I'm a better authority than anybody else in America on my own wife. I have never known a person with a stronger sense of right and wrong in my life ever." - William J Clinton

"My wife and I met right down the street. Our single, 'Just a Kiss' is kind of about that moment. I was trying to replicate that dance-off between Justin Timberlake and Brittany Spears." - Charles Kelley

"Reading someone else's newspaper is like sleeping with someone else's wife. Nothing seems to be precisely in the right place, and when you find what you are looking for, it is not clear then how to respond to it." - Malcolm Bradbury

"Again, I shall be told that the law presumes the husband to be kind, affectionate, and ready to provide for and protect his wife. But what right, I ask, has the law to presume at all on the subject?" - Ernestine Rose

"My wife Hillary sometimes accuses me of trying to reinvent the 19th century. In some ways she's right because I like things that I can understand and that aren't too complicated." - Wilbur Ross

"The mass of the people commence life with no other capital than the union of head, hearts and hands. To the benefit of this best of capital the wife has no right." - Ernestine Rose

"I write funny. If I can make my wife laugh, I know I'm on the right track. But yes, I don't like to get Maudlin. And I have a tendency towards it." - Gene Wilder

"I do like men and I had, you know, a guy in high school that I wanted to marry desperately. He's the mayor of some small town in Texas. I could be the mayor's wife right now." - Ellen Degeneres

"I told them if were going to do it were going to do it right, I'm not leaving 'til it's done. My wife, child and I slept in the studio. We cut these raw." - Dick Dale

"My wife, she still gives me a hard time, and says I hunt too much or I like to play golf too much. And she's probably right, but it sure beats some of the things I used to do." - Brett Favre

"I'm greedy, and I have a house to pay for and a wife. She has a job of her own, but I bleed her dry. She's on her third shift right now." - Dana Snyder

"I've learned in most areas of my life, to bounce heated choices off other people. Co-workers, my agent, my wife, a sponsor, etc. A majority of the time, that keeps me on the right side of things." - Kurt Sutter

"I'm still not sure I made the right choice when I told my wife about the bakery attack.But then,it might not have been a question of right or wrong. Which is to say that wrong choices can produce right results, and vice versa. I myself have adopted the position that,in fact, we never choose anything at all. Things happen. Or not." - Haruki Murakami

"Stealing music is not right, and I can understand people being very upset about their intellectual property being stolen." - Steve Jobs

"It's such a shame that people are so much more worried about being right than being decent." - Jack Hunter

"Somehow, I went from being too young, to being too old. Somewhere in there I must have been just right." - Bobby Bowden

"Stop being afraid of what could go wrong and Start being positive about what could go right." - Zig Ziglar

"It's easy to win forgiveness for being wrong; being right is what gets you into real trouble." - Bjarne Stroustrup

"Being ? IGNORANT is not so much a SHAME, as being UNWILLING to LEARN to do things THE ? RIGHT WAY." - Shiv Khera

"The audience will always forgive you for being wrong and exciting, but never for being right and dull." - Burt Reynolds

"Being IGNORANT is not so much a SHAME, as being UNWILLING to LEARN to do things THE RIGHT WAY." - Shiv Khera

"Right now, America is under the gun. It's being tested and is being co-opted in a big way." - Jerry Garcia

"While the nerds were being trained to get the right answers, the popular kids were being trained to please." - Paul Graham

"The nice part about being a pessimist is that you are constantly being either proven right or pleasantly surprised." - George Will

"'Everything To Me' is about everything that's important. It's about my wife, my kids, it's about life, about being happy. It's about life in general, you know, about not knowing what's going to be around the corner, but you've got to enjoy it and enjoy the things you have. My wife, my kids, my health, and stuff like that." - Shane Filan

"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

"Let go of your attachment to being right, and suddenly your mind is more open." - Ralph Marston

"Confidence comes not from always being right but from not fearing to be wrong." - Peter McIntyre

"This feels good, being back in Michigan... You know, the trees are the right height." - Mitt Romney

"No amount of hatred can prevent an enemy from being right sometimes." - Wes Fesler

"Your legacy is being written by yourself. Make the right decisions." - Gary Vaynerchuk

"One can sometimes do good by being the right person in the wrong place." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"Political correctness is what right-wing bigots call what everybody else calls being polite" - Iain Banks

"But I think you have a right to know what it is you're not being told." - Terry Pratchett

"Your future is being determined by you right now, depending on the choices you make." - Gary Renard

".. but all of a sudden they're poets, right, like that's all it takes - being in love." - David Sedaris

"You build your 'COURAGE MUSCLE' daily, by being courageous in little things. Just do right.." - Maya Angelou

"Being alive was all right then: he had not breathed like that for a long time." - Leslie Marmon Silko

"To be engaged in opposing wrong affords but a slender guarantee for being right." - William E Gladstone

"I have tried being surreal, but my frogs hop right back into their realistic ponds." - Mason Cooley

"Merely by being born intelligent, you right away find yourself in absolute exile." - Milan Kundera

"But right now we have an advantage of being the number one in music." - Daniel Ek

"It has nothing to do with the time being right or wrong. Storms just happen." - Chris Murray

"Being in the wrong place never helps you do the right thing" - Craig Groeschel

"Sometimes being an adult means doing the right thing, even if it's not what you want." - Laurie Halse Anderson

"The laugh count is right up there with being diagnosed with late-stage cancer." - David Edward

"Too many times I"ve been wrong, I guess being right takes too long." - Drake

"There are ways of being abandoned even when your parents are right there." - Louise Erdrich

"But I think you have a right to know what it is you're not being told." - Terry Pratchett

"Being the best right now doesn't do anything for my feathers." - Shaquille O'Neal

"I am not being overly harsh. Overtly hostile, yes, but exactly the right amount of harsh." - Jennifer Harrison

"Somehow, being with Brittany brings something to my life that's missing, something ... right." - Simone Elkeles

"Each man reserves to himself alone the right of being tedious." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Being right doesn't mean you win. You win by establishing credibility, a relationship, and trust." - David Brock

"Being right is less important to us than the freedom to be wrong." - Jean Rostand

"Being right can stop all the momentum of a very interesting idea." - Robert Rauschenberg

"Being stubborn is a virtue when you're right; it's only a character flaw when you're wrong." - Chuck Noll

"The one profession where you can gain great eminence without ever being right." - George Meany

"It seems to me that it is the basic right of any human being to work." - Eleanor Roosevelt

"I say, Lord, do right be me, I'm tired of being lonesome, on'ry, and mean." - Waylon Jennings

"That was the worst of being poor, you couldn't give the right things in sickness." - Ellen Glasgow

"With all things being equal, the simplest explanation tends to be the right one." - William of Ockham

"right now being born a girl is to be born threatened ..." - Ntozake Shange



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