Quotes: woman

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  • Helen Rowland
    Helen Rowland
    American journalist 1875-1950
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    A man never knows how to say goodbye; a woman never knows when to say it.
  • Barbra Streisand
    Barbra Streisand
    American singer, songwriter, actress, and filmmaker 1942-
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    A man who graduated high in his class at Yale Law School and made partnership in a top law firm would be celebrated. A man who invested wisely would be admired, but a woman who accomplishes this is treated with suspicion.
  • Barbara Cartland
    Barbara Cartland
    English author of romance novels 1901-2000
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    A man will teach his wife what is needed to arouse his desires. And there is no reason for a woman to know any more than what her husband is prepared to teach her. If she gets married knowing far too much about what she wants and doesn't want then she will be ready to find fault with her husband.
  • Marlene Dietrich
    Marlene Dietrich
    German-born American Film Actor 1904-1992
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    A man would prefer to come home to an unmade bed and a happy woman than to a neatly made bed and an angry woman.
  • Barry Hannah
    Barry Hannah
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    A man's got to do what a man's got to do. A woman must do what he can't.
  • Billy Childish
    Billy Childish
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    A moustache to a man is the same as a fringe is to a woman. When you've got it, you want to grow it out; when you've grown it out, you want to cut it.
  • Henry Louis Mencken
    Henry Louis Mencken
    American journalist and critic 1880-1956
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    A nun, at best, is only half a woman, just as a priest is only half a man.
  • Carl Jung
    Carl Jung
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    A particularly beautiful woman is a source of terror. As a rule, a beautiful woman is a terrible disappointment.
  • Edgar Saltus
    Edgar Saltus
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    A plain woman is one who, however beautiful, neglects to charm.
  • A pregnant woman facing the most dire circumstances must be able to count on her doctor to do what is medically necessary to protect her from serious physical harm.
  • A successful woman preacher was once asked what special obstacles have you met as a woman in the ministry? Not one, she answered, except the lack of a minister's wife.
  • A wedding dress is both an intimate and personal for a woman - it must reflect the personality and style of the bride.
  • Stendhal
    Stendhal
    French writer (ps. of Marie Henri Beyle) 1783-1842
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    A wise woman never yields by appointment. It should always be an unforeseen happiness.
  • Maya Angelou
    Maya Angelou
    African-American poet and writer 1928-
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    A wise woman wishes to be no one's enemy; a wise woman refuses to be anyone's victim.
  • Barbara Cartland
    Barbara Cartland
    English author of romance novels 1901-2000
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    A woman asking "Am I good? Am I satisfied?" is extremely selfish. The less women fuss about themselves, the less they talk to other women, the more they try to please their husbands, the happier the marriage is going to be.