Were you ever given advice on how to have a successful marriage? Here are a few wise words that were provided by a father to his son on how to maintain a marriage. Many have been bought up thinking that a way to a great relationship is by having a high income, a house of their own and many more. This is how our society believe’s it should be measured to head towards a successful marriage. Read on, some of these wise words of wisdom may even surprise you. Number 5 was my favourite.