Joyce Brothers Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Joyce Brothers quotes, Joyce Brothers sayings, and Joyce Brothers proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

There is a rule in sailing where the more maneuverable ship should give way to the less maneuverable craft. I think this is sometimes a good rule to follow in human relationships as well. Joyce Brothers
The best proof of love is trust. Joyce Brothers
If your energy is as boundless as your ambition, total commitment may be a way of life you should seriously consider. Joyce Brothers
For some reason, we see divorce as a signal of failure, despite the fact that each of us has a right, and an obligation, to rectify any other mistake we make in life. Joyce Brothers
No matter how love-sick a woman is, she shouldn't take the first pill that comes. Joyce Brothers
Trust your hunches. They're usually based on facts filed away just below the conscious level. Joyce Brothers
Being taken for granted can be a compliment. It means that you've become a comfortable, trusted element in another person's life. Joyce Brothers
A strong, positive self-image is the best possible preparation for success. Joyce Brothers
The best proof of love is trust. Joyce Brothers
When you look at your life, the greatest happinesses are family happinesses. Joyce Brothers
My husband and I have never considered divorce. Murder sometimes, but never divorce. Joyce Brothers
We control fifty percent of a relationship. We influence one hundred percent of it. Joyce Brothers
Credit buying is much like being drunk. The buzz happens immediately and gives you a lift. The hangover comes the day after. Joyce Brothers
No matter how lovesick a woman is, she shouldn't take the first pill that comes along! Joyce Brothers
No matter how love-sick a woman is, she shouldn't take the first pill that comes along. Joyce Brothers
Trust your hunches. Hunches are usually based on facts filed away just below the conscious level. Joyce Brothers
Real intimacy depends on truth - lovingly told - especially in the bedroom. Joyce Brothers
Being taken for granted can be a compliment. It means that you’ve become a comfortable, trusted element in another person’s life.  Joyce Brothers
When you look at your life, the greatest happinesses are family happinesses. Joyce Brothers
Marriage is not just spiritual communion and passionate embraces; Marriage is also three-meals-a-day and remembering to carry the trash out. Joyce Brothers
Becoming a grandparent is a second chance. For you have a chance to put to use all the things you learned the first time around and may have made mistakes on. It's all love and no discipline. There's no thorn in the rose. Joyce Brothers
Marriage is not just spiritual communion, it is also remembering to take out the trash. Joyce Brothers
Love comes when manipulation stops; when you think more about the other person than about his or her reactions to you. When you dare to reveal yourself fully. When you dare to be vulnerable. Joyce Brothers
The best proof of love is trust. Joyce Brothers
Listening, not imitation may be the sincerest form of flattery. Joyce Brothers
Listening, not imitation, may be the sincerest form of flattery. Joyce Brothers
Women who are confident in their abilities are more likely to succeed than those who lack confidence, even though the latter may be much more competent and talented, and industrious. Joyce Brothers
Being taken for granted can be a compliment. It means that you've become a comfortable, trusted element in another person's life. Joyce Brothers