Somehow a bachelor never quite gets over the idea that he is a thing of beauty and a boy forever.
When a girl marries, she exchanges the attentions of many men for the inattention of one.
It is easier to keep half a dozen lovers guessing than to keep one lover after he has stopped guessing.
A husband is what is left of a lover, after the nerve has been extracted.
In olden times sacrifices were made at the altar - a practice which is still continued.
It takes one woman twenty years to make a man of her son - and another woman twenty minutes to make a fool of him.