Daily Messages

Words for You to Ponder Today


Marriage

  • "Husbands and wives are equal partners. They have different but complementary responsibilities."

    —Quentin L. Cook, "The Lord Is My Light"
    Topics: Marriage

  • "When was the last time I chose to be happy rather than demanding to be “right”?"

    —Linda K. Burton, "We'll Ascend Together"
    Topics: Marriage

  • "When divorce occurs, individuals have the obligation to forgive rather than to condemn, to lift and to help."

    — , "Divorce"
    Topics: Marriage

  • "Marriage presupposes total allegiance and total fidelity."

    —Spencer W. Kimball, "Chapter 18: Honorable, Happy, Successful Marriage"
    Topics: Marriage

  • "If you marry the right person at the right time and in the right place, you need not fear."

    —M. Russell Ballard, "The Greatest Generation of Young Adults"
    Topics: Marriage

  • "All who have been through divorce know the pain and need the healing power and hope that come from the Atonement."

    —Dallin H. Oaks, "Divorce"
    Topics: Marriage

  • "Let us be defenders of marriage as the Lord has ordained it while continuing to show love and compassion for those with differing views."

    —Bonnie Oscarson, "Defenders of the Family Proclamation"
    Topics: Marriage

  • "A good marriage does not require a perfect man or a perfect woman."

    —Dallin H. Oaks, "Divorce"
    Topics: Marriage

  • "It is only with the companionship of the Holy Ghost that we can hope to be equally yoked in a marriage free from discord. I have seen how that companionship is crucial for felicity in a marriage. The miracle of becoming one requires the help of heaven, and it takes time."

    —Henry B. Eyring, "To My Grandchildren"
    Topics: Marriage, Happiness in Family Life, Holy Ghost