Quotes: woman

Quotes 91 till 105 of 680.

  • 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
    Henry Louis Mencken
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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-
    Maya Angelou
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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.
  • Barbara Cartland
    Barbara Cartland
    English author of romance novels 1901-2000
    Barbara Cartland
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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.
  • A woman finds the natural lay of the land almost unconsciously; and not feeling it incumbent on her to be guide and philosopher to any successor, she takes little pains to mark the route by which she is making her ascent.
  • Betty Friedan
    Betty Friedan
    American feministisch writer 1921-
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    A woman has got to be able to say, and not feel guilty, 'Who am I, and what do I want out of life?' She mustn't feel selfish and neurotic if she wants goals of her own, outside of husband and children.
  • James Stephens
    James Stephens
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    A woman is a branchy tree and man a singing wind; and from her branches carelessly he takes what he can find.
  • Groucho Marx
    Groucho Marx
    American comic actor 1895-1977
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    A woman is an occasional pleasure but a cigar is always a smoke.