Barbara De Angelis Quote ~ Heart.

“The real act of marriage takes place in the heart.  It’s a choice you make- and that choice is reflected in the way you treat your spouse.”

Art by August Macke.
Barbara de Angelis bio.


Gloria Steinem Quote ~ Men

“Some of us are becoming the men we wanted to marry.”

 Artur Lajos Halmi art.
Gloria Steinem bio.

Barbara de Angelis Quote ~ Integrity

“Living with Integrity means not settling for less than what you know you deserve in your relationships.”

Anthony Sandys art.
Barbara DeAngelis bio

Anais Nin Quote -Sex

“The fuel that ignites sexuality is intellectual, imaginative, romantic, emotional.  This is what gives sex its surprising textures, its subtle transformations, its aphrodisiac elements.”

Camille Lambert art.
Anais Nin bio.

Elizabeth I Quote ~ Husband

“I do not want a husband who honours me as a queen, if he does not love me as a woman.”

Auguste Serrure art.
Elizabeth 1

Mary Wollstonecraft Quote ~ Mind

“…the woman who strengthens her body and exercises her mind will…become the friend and the not humble dependent of her husband.”

Antonio Lonza art.
Mary Wollstonecraft

Queen Elizabeth 1 Quote ~ Marriage

“I’d would rather be a beggar and single than a queen and married.”

Childe Hassam art.
Queen Elizabeth bio.

Nora A. Cebotarev Quote ~ Gender

“Gender relations are cultural.  They differ.  One has to learn and understand them before saying, “yes, I know what you need to be doing and how to correct it.”

Édouard Toudouze art.
Nora Ceboterev’s short bio.

Ayn Rand Quote ~ Love

“To love a woman for her virtues is meaningless.  She’s earned it, it’s a payment, not a gift.  But to love her for her vices is a real gift, unearned and undeserved.”

Read Ayn Rand’s short bio.
Adrien Moreau art.

Anais Nin Quote ~ Love

“Love never dies a natural death.  It dies because we don’t know how to replenish its source.  It does of blindness, errors, betrayals; illness and wounds; weariness, witherings and of tarnishings.”

Art by Edward Hughes.
Anais Nin bio.

Anais Nin Quote ~ Anxiety


“Anxiety is love’s greatest killer.  It makes others feel as you might when a drowning man holds on to you.  You want to save him, but you know he will strangle you with his panic.”

Adriano Bonifaz art.
Anais Nin bio.

Francine Harvey Quote ~ Laughter

“Laughter: one of the most important elements for a good marriage.”

Art by Cecillio Pla Y Gallardo.