Anton Pavlovich Chekhov On Marriage

Anton ChekhovAnton Pavlovich Chekhov (January 29, 1860 – July 15, 1904)

Medicine is my lawful wife, and literature is my mistress. When I get fed up with one, I spend the night with the other. Though it is irregular, it is less boring this way, and besides, neither of them loses anything through my infidelity.