Quotes: woman

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  • Jane Austen
    Jane Austen
    English writer 1775-1817
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    A woman, especially, if she have the misfortune of knowing anything, should conceal it as well as she can.
  • Isadora Duncan
    Isadora Duncan
    American Dancer 1878-1927
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    Any intelligent woman who reads the marriage contract and then goes into it, deserves all the consequences.
  • 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."
  • Every man and woman is born into the world to do something unique and something distinctive and if he or she does not do it, it will never be done.
  • Will Rogers
    Will Rogers
    American actor and humorist 1879-1935
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    Every time a woman leaves off something she looks better, but every time a man leaves off something he looks worse.
  • Friedrich Nietzsche
    Friedrich Nietzsche
    German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
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    Everything in woman hath a solution. It is called pregnancy.
  • Casey Stengel
    Casey Stengel
    American basketbal player and manager 1889-1975
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    Going to bed with a woman never hurt a ball player. It's staying up all night looking for them that does you in.
  • Leigh Hunt
    Leigh Hunt
    British poet, essaywriter 1784-1859
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    Great woman belong to history and to self sacrifice.
  • Iris Murdoch
    Iris Murdoch
    Anglo-Irish novelist and philosopher 1919-1999
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    I think being a woman is like being Irish. Everyone says you're important and nice, but you take second place all the same.
  • Edgar W. Howe
    Edgar W. Howe
    American journalist and writer 1853-1937
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    If a woman doesn't chase a man a little, she doesn't love him.
  • Dave Barry
    Dave Barry
    American humorist, writer
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    If a woman has to choose between catching a fly ball and saving an infant's life, she will choose to save the infant's life without even considering if there are men on base.
  • Implicitly adopting the male life as the norm, they have tried to fashion women out of a masculine cloth. It all goes back to Adam and Eve a story which shows... that if you make a woman out of man, you are bound to get into trouble.
  • Paul Geraldy
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    It is the woman who chooses the man who will choose her.
  • Yves Saint-Laurent
    Yves Saint-Laurent
    French fashion designer 1936-2008
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    It pains me physically to see a woman victimized, rendered pathetic, by fashion.
  • It's true that heroes are inspiring, but mustn't they also do some rescuing if they are to be worthy of their name? Would Wonder Woman matter if she only sent commiserating telegrams to the distressed?