They Say That Marriages Are Made In Heaven - But So Are Thunder And Lightning.
They say that marriages are made in heaven -
but so are thunder and lightning.
Some marriages are made in heaven -- but so are thunder and lightning.
Marriages are made in heaven and are consummated on earth. -- French Proverb
Marriages made in heaven are not exported. -- Samuel Hoffenstei
Marriages are made in heaven and consummated on earth. -- John Lyly
Thunder and lightning: The image of Biting Through.
Thus the kings of former times made firm the laws Through clearly defined penalties....
Speed of lightning, Lord of Thunder! Underdog!
If the thunder don't get you, then the lightning will.
Statesmen are not only liable to give an account of what they say or do in public, but there is a busy inquiry made into their very meals, beds, marriages, and every other sportive or serious action.
-- Plutarch (46-120 AD) -- Political Precep...
Swift as a shadow, short as any dream; Brief as the lightning in the collied night, That in a spleen unfolds both heaven and earth, And ere a man hath power to say, "Behold!
The jaws of darkness do devour it up: So quick bright things come to confusion....