Marriage One good husband is worth two good wives, for the scarcer things are, the more they are valued. One good husband is worth two good wives, for the scarcer things are, the more they are valued.YOU MAY ALSO LIKE »Where there is marriage without love, there will be love without marriage.An undutiful daughter will prove an unmanageable wife.Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, and half-shut afterwards.Your net worth to the world is usually determined by what remains after your bad habits are subtracted from your good ones.If you would not be forgotten as soon as you are dead, either write things worth reading or do things worth writing.If you can’t pay for a thing, don’t buy it. If you can’t get paid for it, don’t sell it. Do this, and you will have calm and drowsy nights, with all of the good business you have now and none of the bad. If you have time, don’t wait for time.