The diamond engagement ring originated with King Maximillian who presented Mary of Burgundy with a diamond ring in 1477 as a token of his love.

Birthday cakes have been a tradition dating back as far as the Middle Ages when the English would conceal symbolic items such as gold coins, rings and thimbles inside their cakes. Each item was associated with a prediction. For example, a person finding a gold coin in a birthday cake would supposedly become wealthy where a person discovering a thimble would never marry.

The most common birthday in the USA is October 5, whereas the least common birthday is May 22.

The five most essential words for a healthy, vital relationship: "I apologize" and "You are right."

A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend, but a successful woman is one who can find such a man.

A happy marriage is a matter of give and take; the husband gives and the wife takes.

The definition of a perfect wife is one who helps the husband with the dishes.