Posts Tagged ‘Marriage’


 

Friedrich Nietzsche

 

“[M]arriage, as we have said, cannot be founded on “love”–it is founded on sexual impulse, on the impulse to possess property (woman and child as property), on the impulse to rule , which constantly organizes for itself the smallest type of sovereignty (family), which needs children and heirs to maintain physiologically an acquired measure of power, influences and riches . . .”

 

–Friedrich Nietzsche, The Twilight of the Idols

 

True Story

Posted: January 15, 2015 in Humor
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Just received this from a friend, who shall remain nameless:

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Things that never should be said out loud–
This morning my wife said:
“Last night I had a sex dream … and you were in it.”

“Marriage is an institution. Marriage is love. Love is blind. Therefore, marriage is an institution for the blind.”

–Anonymous

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Quoted in The Heretic’s Handbook of Quotations

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