husbands Quotes

21 of the best book quotes about husbands
  1. #1
    ″‘It hurts,’ said Mr. Fox. ‘I know it does, sweetheart. But it’ll soon get better.‘”
  2. #2
    “Then Mrs. Fox got shyly to her feet and said, ‘I don’t want to make a speech. I just want to say one thing, and it is this: MY HUSBAND IS A FANTASTIC FOX.‘”
  3. #3
    “A year ago today, I was undoing my husband. Now I am almost done reassembling him.”
  4. #4
    “For she felt that he was still looking at her, but that his look had changed. He wanted something—wanted the thing she always found it so difficult to give him; wanted her to tell him that she loved him. And that, no, she could not do. He found talking so much easier than she did. He could say things—she never could. ”
  5. #5
    “Ill fares the husband mated with a shrew, And her embraces very soon wax cold.”
  6. #6
    “I don’t love you and I much fear that I never shall love you as much as a woman ought to love a husband.”
  7. #7
    “When he reenlisted anyway, I thought, Okay. Now I know. Being a SEAL is more important to him than being a father or a husband.”
  1. #8
    “People may guess or frame a supposition,
    But I can say for certain, it’s no lie,
    God bade us all to wax and multiply.
    That kindly text I well can understand.”
  2. #9
    “The preparations for marriage and the beginning of married life, with its conjugal caresses, the new furniture, new crockery, and new linen, were very pleasant until his wife became pregnant”
  3. #10
    ″... but comfortable as her life had been there she could not go back. The anti-climax would be too intolerable; and her return might bring reproach upon her idolized husband.”
  4. #11
    “She was as blind to his inward troubles as he to hers; she had not yet learned those hidden conflicts in her husband which claim our pity. She had not yet listened patiently to his heart-beats, but only felt that her own was beating violently.”
  5. #12
    “He became like a man. He attired himself with clothes even as does a husband.”
  6. #13
    “Gottman has found, in fact, that the presence of contempt in a marriage can even predict such things as how many colds a husband or wife gets; in other words, having someone you love express contempt toward you is so stressful that it begins to affect the functioning of your immune system.”
  7. #14
    “Whether we are husband or wife, we are not to live for ourselves but for the other. And that is the hardest yet single most important function of being a husband or a wife in marriage.”

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  1. #15
    “He can be the husband and father Hoyt’s dirty work has never permitted him to be. He can be a whole new man. He can be free.”
  2. #16
    “For Lemoni there would be no freedom until widowhood, which was precisely the time when the community would turn against her, as though she had no right to outlive a husband, as though he had died only because of his wife’s negligence.”
  3. #17
    “Headship is the divine calling of a husband to take primary responsibility for Christ-like, servant leadership, protection, and provision in the home.”
  4. #18
    “Most foundationally, marriage is the doing of God. And ultimately, marriage is the display of God.”
  5. #19
    “God joins a husband a wife into a one-flesh union.God does that. The world does not know this. Which is one of the reasons marriage is treated so casually.”
  6. #20
    “Seven pounds, nine shillings and sixpence turned out to be the value they’d put on Arthur’s life. I sat
    alone at the kitchen table, and I think that was the moment I knew I’d never see my husband again.”
  7. #21
    “I wouldn’t have even have remembered her name, if she hadn’t later accused me of killing her husband.”
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