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American novelist and dramatist 1869-1946+1
An ideal wife is any woman who has an ideal husband.
American Dancer 1878-1927+1
Any intelligent woman who reads the marriage contract and then goes into it, deserves all the consequences.
Clare Boothe Luce
American diplomat and writer 1903-1987+1
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."
American actor and humorist 1879-1935+1
Every time a woman leaves off something she looks better, but every time a man leaves off something he looks worse.
German poet and philosopher 1844-1900+1
Everything in woman hath a solution. It is called pregnancy.
American basketbal player and manager 1889-1975+1
Going to bed with a woman never hurt a ball player. It's staying up all night looking for them that does you in.
British poet, essaywriter 1784-1859+1
Great woman belong to history and to self sacrifice.
Anglo-Irish novelist and philosopher 1919-1999+1
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
American journalist and writer 1853-1937+1
If a woman doesn't chase a man a little, she doesn't love him.
American humorist, writer+1
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.
French fashion designer 1936-2008+1
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?
American poet 1874-1963+1
Man that is of woman born is apt to be as vain has his mother.
American academic and social critic 1947-+1
Men are run ragged by female sexuality all their lives. From the beginning of his life to the end, no man ever fully commands any woman. It's an illusion. Men are pussy-whipped. And they know it. That's what the strip clubs are about; not woman as victim, not woman as slave, but woman as goddess.Source: As quoted in Sexuality and Gender (2002)
Henry Louis Mencken
American journalist and critic 1880-1956+1
No matter how long he lives, no man ever becomes as wise as the average woman of forty-eight.