Quotes: woman

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  • Jean de la Bruyère
    Jean de la Bruyère
    French writer 1645-1696
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    A man can keep a secret better than his own. A woman her own better than others.
  • Brian Hwang
    Brian Hwang
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    A man is in love when something in his head, something in his and chest and something in his pants react to a certain woman.
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
    Joseph Addison
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    A woman seldom asks advice before she has bought her wedding clothes.
  • Edgar W. Howe
    Edgar W. Howe
    American journalist and writer 1853-1937
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    A woman who can't forgive should never have more than a nodding acquaintance with a man.
  • Jules Renard
    Jules Renard
    French writer 1864-1910
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    Don't tell a woman she's pretty; tell her there's no other woman like her, and all roads will open to you.
  • Henry Louis Mencken
    Henry Louis Mencken
    American journalist and critic 1880-1956
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    Man is always looking for someone to boast to; woman is always looking for a shoulder to put her head on.
  • Marlene Dietrich
    Marlene Dietrich
    German-born American Film Actor 1904-1992
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    Once a woman has forgiven her man, she must not reheat his sins for breakfast.
  • Mme de Stael
    Mme de Stael
    French-Swiss writer 1766-1817
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    The desire of the man is for the woman, but the desire of the woman is for the desire of the man.
  • The most happy marriage I can imagine to myself would be the union of a deaf man to a blind woman.
  • Barbra Streisand
    Barbra Streisand
    American singer, songwriter, actress, and filmmaker 1942-
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    Why does a woman work ten years to change a man's habits and then complain that he's not the man she married?
  • William M. Thackeray
    William M. Thackeray
    British writer 1811-1863
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    'Tis strange what a man may do, and a woman yet think him an angel.
  • Sir James Matthew Barrie
    Sir James Matthew Barrie
    British playwright 1860-1937
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    .. it's a sort of bloom on a woman. If you have it you don't need to have anything else; and if you don't have it, it doesn't much matter what else you have.
  • Baltasar Gracián
    Baltasar Gracián
    Spanish Jesuit, writer and philosopher 1601-1658
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    A beautiful woman should break her mirror early.
  • Charles Dickens
    Charles Dickens
    English writer 1812-1870
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    A man is lucky if he is the first love of a woman. A woman is lucky if she is the last love of a man.
  • Jean-Jacques Rousseau
    Jean-Jacques Rousseau
    French writer and philosopher 1712-1778
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    A man says what he knows, a woman says what will please.