Quotes: woman

Quotes 136 till 150 of 497.

  • Conrad Hilton
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    Enthusiasm is a vital element toward the individual success of every man or woman.
  • Even if the whole earth and sea were turned to gold, they could hardly satisfy the avarice of a woman... You can more easily scratch a diamond with your fingernail than you can by any human ingenuity get a woman to consent to giving any of her savings.
  • Oliver Wendell Holmes
    Oliver Wendell Holmes
    American writer and poet 1809-1894
    Oliver Wendell Holmes
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    Even the wisest woman you talk to is ignorant of something you may know, but an elegant woman never forgets her elegance.
  • Henry Louis Mencken
    Henry Louis Mencken
    American journalist and critic 1880-1956
    Henry Louis Mencken
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    Every bachelor is a hero to some married woman.
  • John Berger
    John Berger
    English art critic, novelist, painter and poet 1926-2017
    John Berger
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    Every city has a sex and an age which have nothing to do with demography. Rome is feminine. So is Odessa. London is a teenager, an urchin, and, in this, hasn't changed since the time of Dickens. Paris, I believe, is a man in his twenties in love with an older woman.
  • Helen Rowland
    Helen Rowland
    American journalist 1875-1950
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    Every man wants a woman to appeal to his better side, his nobler instincts and his higher nature - and another woman to help him forget them.
  • Germaine Greer
    Germaine Greer
    Australian writer and public intellectual 1939-
    Germaine Greer
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    Every time a woman makes herself laugh at her husband's often-told jokes she betrays him. The man who looks at his woman and says ''What would I do without you?'' is already destroyed.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    Every woman is a rebel, and usually in wild revolt against herself.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
    Oscar Wilde
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    Every woman is a rebel.
  • Jean Baudrillard
    Jean Baudrillard
    French sociologist, philosopher and cultural theorist 1929-2007
    Jean Baudrillard
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    Every woman is like a time-zone. She is a nocturnal fragment of your journey. She brings you unflaggingly closer to the next night.
  • Sam Slick
    Sam Slick
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    Every woman is wrong until she cries, and then she is right; immediately.
  • Friedrich Nietzsche
    Friedrich Nietzsche
    German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
    Friedrich Nietzsche
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    Everything in woman hath a solution. It is called pregnancy.
  • Jose Ortega Y Gasset
    Jose Ortega Y Gasset
    Spanish writer and philosopher 1883-1955
    Jose Ortega Y Gasset
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    Excellence means when a man or woman asks of himself more than others do.
  • Alfred H. Barr
    Alfred H. Barr
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    Except the American woman, nothing interests the eye of American man more than the automobile, or seems so important to him as an object of aesthetic appreciation.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    First love is only a little foolishness and a lot of curiosity: no really self-respecting woman would take advantage of it.