Famous Quotes About Marriage In The Scarlet Letter

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1. "I received your letter of June 10th. I have never talked to a Jesuit priest in my life and I am astonished by the audacity to tell such lies about me. From the viewpoint of a Jesuit priest I am, of course, and have always been an atheist."
Author: Albert Einstein
2. "Many women cut back what had to be done at home by redefining what the house, the marriage and, sometimes, what the child needs. One woman described a fairly common pattern: I do my half. I do half of his half, and the rest doesn't get done."
Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
3. "I don't think so, dude. Gabriel would kill me. And then Scarlet would kill me. And they could just keep on killing me over and over again because I don't ever die. Do you know how much that would suck?"
Author: Chelsea Fine
4. "Never throw the letter Q into a privet bush."
Author: Douglas Adams
5. "There are answers which, in turning away wrath, only send it to the other end of the room, and to have a discussion coolly waived when you feel that justice is all on your own side is even more exasperating in marriage than in philosophy."
Author: George Eliot
6. "Men need marriage more than women do. In fact, they need it to survive."
Author: Hanna Rosin
7. "The mind of America is seized by a fatal dry rot - and it's only a question of time before all that the mind controls will run amuck in a frenzy of stupid impotent fear. (In a letter dated 9-26-58)"
Author: Hunter S. Thompson
8. "Tolstoy meant that, in order to be happy, a marriage must succeed in many different respects: sexual attraction, agreement about money, child discipline, religion, in-laws, and other vital issues."
Author: Jared Diamond
9. "Two women passing off a note. I find it disgusting! I'll bet it's the love letter I wrote to one of them. Well, if she didn't appreciate it, maybe she's right to give it to someone who will."
Author: Jarod Kintz
10. "She read his letter again &again 'til she found herself afloat among the stars."
Author: Joseph Gordon Levitt
11. "Billy didn't want to marry ugly Valencia. She was one of the symptoms of his disease.He knew he was going crazy, when he heard himself proposing marriage to her., when he begged her to take the diamond ring and be his companion for life."
Author: Kurt Vonnegut
12. "The vulgar, who, in those dreary old times, were always contributing a grotesque horror to what interested their imaginations, had a story about the scarlet letter which we might readily work up into a terrific legend. They averred, that the symbol was not mere scarlet cloth, tinged in an earthly dye-pot, but was red-hot with infernal fire, and could be seen glowing all alight, whenever Hester Prynne walked abroad in the night-time. And we must needs say, it seared Hester's bosom so deeply, that perhaps there was more truth in the rumor than our modern incredulity may be inclined to admit."
Author: Nathaniel Hawthorne
13. "I refused David Letterman's proposal of marriage for obvious reasons, but thanks for asking."
Author: Teri Garr
14. "Archie's marriage felt like buying a pair of shoes, taking them home, and finding they don't fit."
Author: Zadie Smith

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I could get you to smile like that, and without sales tax." I whirled around to find the real Patch standing in the fitting room behind me. He was wearing jeans and a snug white tee. His arms were folded loosely over his chest, and his black eyes smiled down at me. Heat that wasn't entirely uncomfortable flushed through my body. "I could make all kinds of pervert jokes right now," I quipped."
Author: Becca Fitzpatrick

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