Divorce Quotes Quotes

Quotes tagged as "divorce-quotes" (showing 1-30 of 37)
Nilesh Rathod
“Divorce is a bitch and marriage is the mother of that bitch.”
Nilesh Rathod, Destiny of Shattered Dreams


Treat your relationship
As if you are growing
The most beautiful sacred flower.
Keep watering it,
Tend to the roots,
And always make sure
The petals are full of color
And are never curling.
Once you neglect your plant,
It will die,
As will your relationship.”
Suzy Kassem, Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

Lucia Berlin
“Sally wasn't crying about their dead mother or her cancer. She was crying because her husband, Alfonso, had left her after twenty years for a young woman. It seemed a brutal thing to do, just after her mastectomy. She was devastated, but no, she wouldn't ever divorce him, even though the woman was pregnant and he wanted to marry her.

"They can just wait until I die. I'll be dead soon, probably next year..." Sally wept but the ocean drowned out the sound.”
Lucia Berlin, A Manual for Cleaning Women: Selected Stories

Bangambiki Habyarimana
“Divorce is an expensive punishment love gets when it fails”
Bangambiki Habyarimana, The Great Pearl of Wisdom

Jen Grice
“The end of my marriage meant the end of fighting for something I believed in: my commitment to God to stay faithfully married until death, no matter the circumstances.”
Jen Grice, You Can Survive Divorce: Hope, Healing, and Encouragement for Your Journey

Alaric Hutchinson
“If we aren't willing to change, we aren't willing to unconditionally love.”
Alaric Hutchinson, Living Peace: Essential Teachings for Enriching Life

Bangambiki Habyarimana
“Sometimes divorce is the best thing that can happen to marriage”
Bangambiki Habyarimana, The Great Pearl of Wisdom

Jean Elson
“When her husband recovered, it was to shout abusively at her…. Later, when she reflected on it throughout the tedious courtroom proceedings, she realized this was the moment she had irrevocably determined to divorce her husband.”
Jean Elson, Gross Misbehavior and Wickedness: A Notorious Divorce in Early Twentieth-Century America

“Det er ikke skilsmissen i seg selv som er problemet, det er hvordan man gjør det.”
Anders Solli Sal, Fra forbud til fornuft - Kampen for en ny narkotikapolitikk

Carlos Wallace
“As a divorced man, I can say from experience that there may come a time when a couple decides it is best to live separate lives: where you have different dreams and are no longer willing to make sacrifices to achieve the other’s goal.”
Carlos Wallace, The Other 99 T.Y.M.E.S: Train Your Mind to Enjoy Serenity

“Between a man and a woman, betrayal is not the ultimate sin. It is the withdrawal and departure from one another devoid of a decent just!”
Lukhman Pambra

“When you don’t want something or someone anymore, the truth is, you don’t give a damn about who has it. And that’s the truth. - TheAffidavitOfNiedriaDionneKenny”
Niedria Dionne Kenny

“Know that time is a balm that slowly heals all wound. You'll heal, you'll learn to live with the scars, you'll love again and you won't be the same, nor would you want to”
Val Uchendu

Jean Elson
“Nina could scarcely believe a house could be as quiet as the one on Washington Street. Although there were moments when she missed her children, her main response to living apart from her husband was relief…[H]er current solitude was not just a respite, it was a time to contemplate her future options. Nina marveled that she had choices to consider.”
Jean Elson, Gross Misbehavior and Wickedness: A Notorious Divorce in Early Twentieth-Century America

Julieanne O'Connor
“Marriage is a blast. Like a bomb.”
Julieanne O'Connor, Spelling It Out for Your Man

Ben Tolosa
“Divorce is success. Failure is staying married to a person you no longer love.”
Ben Tolosa, Masterplan Your Success

Jean Elson
“Leaving James was not something Nina had thought possible, but if she could do so and still keep her children, it might be better for them, as well as for her.”
Jean Elson, Gross Misbehavior and Wickedness: A Notorious Divorce in Early Twentieth-Century America

Steven Magee
“You know when 1 in 2 marriages ends in divorce, 1 in 42 boys have Autism, and safety complaints from the majority of whistle-blower's are not being upheld, that you are living in a seriously dysfunctional society.”
Steven Magee

Jean Elson
“If they could not prove adultery or extreme cruelty, Nina's attorneys had an alternate strategy available. Rhode Island was unique in allowing divorce based upon other, more ambiguous grounds, as well...[as] an omnibus clause in the state's legal code authorized divorce based upon..."gross misbehavior and wickedness in either of the parties repugnant to and inconsistent with the marriage contract"...the relative vagueness of the terms "gross misbehavior and wickedness" left room for interpretation by Rhode Island judges. Therefore, it was crucial NIna's attorneys prove she had legitimate standing to file for divorce in Rhode Island.”
Jean Elson, Gross Misbehavior and Wickedness: A Notorious Divorce in Early Twentieth-Century America

Jean Elson
“As a hedge against possible failure to prove adultery, this alleged “that for a period of time from 1901 and continuing thereafter he [had] kept up and continued an undue, improper, indecorous and licentious association and intimacy with a woman, named Mabel Cochrane, many years his junior, and of questionable character and immoral habits.”[i] Furthermore, Nina accused James of “bestowing upon and receiving marked and improper attention” beginning in the fall of 1901, “indulging in undue and improper familiarity and intimacy” with Mabel Cochrane.”
Jean Elson, Gross Misbehavior and Wickedness: A Notorious Divorce in Early Twentieth-Century America

Kathiey V.
“Divorce is like a death but with intent”
Kathiey V., My Story, My Divorce, God's Promise

Natalie Brenner
“My parents are humans too. This has been one of my greatest awakenings in adulthood: my parents being regular people, too. They have baggage and losses, grown up in imperfect homes with imperfect families just as I did. Life hasn’t been easy on either of them between the mixture of poor decisions and bad breaks; this world lacks perfection for us all.”
Natalie Brenner, This Undeserved Life: Uncovering The Gifts of Grief and The Fullness of Life

Jen Grice
“I don't know why divorce happens, but it does. Embracing it means stepping into the unknown future with a known God and trusting that He will be with you the entire way.”
Jen Grice, You Can Survive Divorce: Hope, Healing, and Encouragement for Your Journey

Mokokoma Mokhonoana
“Divorce is not always a doorway to happiness. The same can be said about marriage.”
Mokokoma Mokhonoana

“I am a divorced child, of divided, uncertain background. Within this division I - supposed fruit of their love - no longer exist. It happened nearly forty years ago, yet to me nothing is sadder than my parents' divorce.”
Sylvia Kristel, Undressing Emmanuelle: A Life Stripped Bare

“My wife Once said ''If You ever go bald, then I am gonna leave you'' And she never lied.”
Dinkar Kalotra

Aaron Behr
“God compared the church to a marriage. Until the church realizes the covenant of spouses is vital for the health of the church, the community, it will continue to decline in relevance.”
Aaron Behr

Aaron Behr
“The worst thing about divorce, is that all those beautiful memories you built with someone who was supposed to be there forever, now hold the grief of loss.”
Aaron Behr

“I find it quite entertaining that girlfriends and wives of some of my friends and the mistresses of my ex-husband feel the need to keep up with my social media. I didn't realize my life was so interesting since I am a simple person...I guess that's what happens when you have trust issues, bitterness, and/or nothing better to do.”
April Mae Monterrosa

Tatiana Vedenska
“In general, Mark was right; love was a business predestined for failure. I should have poked my head out of the sand in time and asked whether my husband loved me or not.”
Tatiana Vedenska, Why

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