Quotes: woman

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  • Josh Billings
    Josh Billings
    American humorist 1815-1885
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    As a general thing, when the woman wears the pants in the family, she has a good right to them.
  • Bernie Sanders
    Bernie Sanders
    American politician serving as the junior United States Senator from V 1941-
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    As a single-payer advocate, I believe that at the end of the day, if a state goes forward and passed an effective single-payer program, it will demonstrate that you can provide quality health care to every man, woman and child in a more cost-effective way.
  • Virginia Woolf
    Virginia Woolf
    English writer 1882-1941
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    As a woman I have no country. As a woman my country is the whole world.
  • Benazir Bhutto
    Benazir Bhutto
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    As a woman leader, I thought I brought a different kind of leadership. I was interested in women's issues, in bringing down the population growth rate... as a woman, I entered politics with an additional dimension - that of a mother.
  • Jonathan Swift
    Jonathan Swift
    English writer 1667-1745
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    As blushing will sometimes make a whore pass for a virtuous woman, so modesty may make a fool seem a man of sense.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    As long as a woman can look ten years younger than her own daughter, she is perfectly satisfied.
  • Asne Seierstad
    Asne Seierstad
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    As the only woman, I was able to sit with the officers in front, with a glass of vodka in one hand and a cucumber in the other. That's how I went to my first war.
  • John Lennon
    John Lennon
    British musician 1940-1980
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    As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot.
  • Boris Pasternak
    Boris Pasternak
    Russian writer 1890-1960
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    At the moment of childbirth, every woman has the same aura of isolation, as though she were abandoned, alone.
  • Casey Kasem
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    Basically, radio hasn't changed over the years. Despite all the technical improvements, it still boils down to a man or a woman and a microphone, playing music, sharing stories, talking about issues - communicating with an audience.
  • Paul Klee
    Paul Klee
    Swiss artist 1879-1940
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    Beauty is as relative as light and dark. Thus, there exists no beautiful woman, none at all, because you are never certain that a still far more beautiful woman will not appear and completely shame the supposed beauty of the first.
  • Clare Boothe Luce
    Clare Boothe Luce
    American diplomat and writer 1903-1987
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    Because I am a woman, I must make unusual efforts to succeed. If I fail, no one will say, "She doesn't have what it takes." They will say, "Women don't have what it takes."
  • Groucho Marx
    Groucho Marx
    American comic actor 1895-1977
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    Behind every successful man is a woman, behind her is his wife.
  • Harold Coffin
    Harold Coffin
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    Behind every successful man you'll find a woman who has nothing to wear.
  • Barbara Dale
    Barbara Dale
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    Behind every working woman is an enormous pile of unwashed laundry.