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There is no end to the goodness of the good wife, and none to the wickedness of a bad one.
A wife's bickering is as an endless dripping of rain.
A wicked wife is like leprosy to her husband.
Everything has an end except a bad wife.
A bad wife scorches you worse than fire, and chokes you worse than rope or water.
A woman is worthier after she has become a mother than before.
If your wife is tiny, bend down and whisper for her counsel!
A husband should be at pains to treat his wife with respect (...not to hurt his wife's feelings).
A man cannot live without a woman or a woman live without a man.
It is enough that our wives bring up our children and save us from sin.
No man should betroth a woman, sight unseen.
A man who marries a decent woman is as though he fulfilled all the Torah's behests.
A wife is as a protective wall to her husband.
If your wife be chaste, why should you watch her?
If she be not, you will watch her in vain.
A house without a wife is an orphan.
Better not to agree with your wife, and love her, than to agree with her and not.
Charm is deceitful and beauty is vain, but a God-fearing woman is to be praised.
A woman feels shame more keenly than a man.
The Lord gave more wit to women than to men.
Women are more compassionate than men.
The best helpmeet to uphold religion is a good woman.
Better to dwell in a corner on the roof, than with a quarrelsome woman in a great mansion.
I had rather dwell with a lion and a dragon than keep house with a wicked woman.
There is no greater hatred than a woman's.
[Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned.]
A woman suffers more from the jealousy of a friend than from the prick of a thorn.