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 Gay Talese - “People go to restaurants for so many different reasons. To court a girl, to make some deal. Maybe to talk to some lawyer about how to get an alimony settlement better than they got last week.”  
 Dick Schaap - “Also, I am driven by a wonderful muse called alimony.”  
 Linda Evans - “I was looking very much for a career. My second marriage to Stan Herman had ended, and I wanted very much to be independent, not take alimony from him, be on my own, do the right thing.”  
 Don Adams - “I've been paying alimony since I was 14 and child support since 15. That's a joke, but not by much.”  
 Arthur Baer - “Alimony is like buying oats for a dead horse.”  
 Groucho Marx - “Alimony is like buying hay for a dead horse.”  
 Ruth Hayden - “Reduced income Whether you're talking alimony, child support or both, It's a fact. It's no different than having two mortgages, ... For Richer, Not Poorer The Money Book for Couples.”  
 Norman Mailer - “Alimony is the curse of the writing class.”  
 Mike Hacker - “I used to advise 13s for two reasons where consumers are behind on their house payments or they need more time to pay student loans, taxes, child support or alimony. Now 13s will be for credit cards and unsecured debt.”  
 David Mack - “Just imagine if a Shiite couple are seeking a divorce. She can get a divorce under the civil code and with difficulty get it under Shiite law, but no alimony or child custody for children above a certain age. . . . This is a recipe for real problems.”  
 Groucho Marx - “Paying alimony is like feeding hay to a dead horse”  
 John Barrymore - “You never realize how short a month is until you pay alimony.”  
 Groucho Marx - “If income tax is the price you have to pay to keep the government on its feet, alimony is the price we have to pay for sweeping a woman off hers.”  
 H. L. Mencken - “Alimony -- the ransom that the happy pay to the devil.”  
 William J. Brennan, Jr. - “No longer is the female destined solely for the home and the rearing of the family and only the male for the marketplace and the world of ideas.”  
 Johnny Carson - “I know you've been married to the same woman for 69 years. That is marvelous. It must be very inexpensive.”  
 Groucho Marx - “Paying alimony is like feeding hay to a dead horse.”