Husband And Wife Sayings and Quotes

Marriage is a partnership like no other. It requires not just love, but empathy, patience, and most importantly — lots of work. Let the collection of wise and humorous husband and wife quotes below add a little inspiration to your relationship goals.

The love of husband and wife is the force that welds society together.     

Saint John Chrysostom

A husband and wife may disagree on many things but they must absolutely agree on this: to never, ever give up.     


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

B. R. Ambedkar

A man should not compete with his wife in talk but in silence.     

Bangambiki Habyarimana

Most wives think of their husbands as bumbling braggarts with whom they happen to be in love.     

Jackie Gleason

The husband who doesn't tell his wife everything probably reasons that what she doesn't know won't hurt him.     

Leo J. Burke

The man who loves his wife above all else on earth gains the freedom and power to pursue other noble, but lesser, loves.     

David Jeremiah

A woman who takes her husband about with her everywhere is like a cat that goes on playing with a mouse long after she's killed it.     


The closer a husband and wife get to God, the closer they get to each other. The farther away they get from God, the farther they get from each other.     

Jim Bob Duggar

Husbands, when your wife is asking you questions, it's not to interrogate you; it's to connect with you.     


The only time a wife listens to her husband is when he's asleep.     

Chuck Jones

A woman worries about the future until she gets a husband. A man never worries about the future until he gets a wife.     


Let the wife make the husband glad to come home, and let him make her sorry to see him leave.     

Martin Luther

Husbands, love your wives well! Your children are noticing how you treat her. You are teaching your sons how they should treat women, and you are teaching your daughters what they should expect from men.     

Dave Willis

A man's wife has more power over him than the state has.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

An excellent wife is the crown of her husband.     

Proverbs 12:4

God designed husbands and wives to complete each other, not to compete with each other.     

Jimmy Evans

An excellent wife who can find? She is far more precious than jewels. The heart of her husband trusts in her, and he will have no lack of gain.     

Proverbs 31:10-11

Many marriages would be better if the husband and the wife clearly understood that they are on the same side.     

Zig Ziglar

A good husband wipes her tears, but a great husband listens to the story of why she's crying.     


They are not said to be husband and wife, who merely sit together. Rather they alone are called husband and wife, who have one soul in two bodies.     

Guru Amar Das

Let husband and wife never speak to one another in loud tones,unless the house is on fire.     

David O. McKay

There is no association richer than the companionship of husband and wife.     

Gordon B Hinckley

Never advise a man against his wife or a wife against his husband. When they come together again you will be the archenemy. When they separate, the fault will all be yours.     

Bangambiki Habyarimana

The husband who wants a happy marriage should learn to keep his mouth shut and his checkbook open.     

Groucho Marx

In a husband there is only a man; in a married woman there is a man, a father, and mother, and a woman.     

Honoré de Balzac

Husbands and wives are equal partners. They have different but complementary responsibilities.     

Quentin L. Cook

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

William Blackstone

When a husband brings his wife flowers for no reason, there's a reason.     

Molly McGee

There is no such cozy combination as man and wife.