Quotes: woman

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  • Barbara Cartland
    Barbara Cartland
    English author of romance novels 1901-2000
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    A woman should say: "Have I made him happy? Is he satisfied? Does he love me more than he loved me before? Is he likely to go to bed with another woman?" If he does, then it's the wife's fault because she is not trying to make him happy.
  • Barbara Cartland
    Barbara Cartland
    English author of romance novels 1901-2000
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    A woman should say: 'Have I made him happy? Is he satisfied? Does he love me more than he loved me before? Is he likely to go to bed with another woman?' If he does, then it's the wife's fault because she is not trying to make him happy.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    A woman uses her intelligence to find reasons to support her intuition.
  • Lord George Byron
    Lord George Byron
    English poet 1788-1824
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    A woman who gives any advantage to a man may expect a lover - but will sooner or later find a tyrant.
  • Barack Obama
    Barack Obama
    American politician 1961-
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    A woman who is denied an education is denied equality.
  • Julie Burchill
    Julie Burchill
    British journalist, writer
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    A woman who looks like a girl and thinks like a man is the best sort, the most enjoyable to be and the most pleasurable to have and to hold.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    A woman will flirt with anybody in the world as long as other people are looking on.
    Source: The Importance of Being Earnest Act 3
  • A woman would rather visit her own grave than the place where she has been young and beautiful after she is aged and ugly.
  • Ben Jonson
    Ben Jonson
    British Dramatist, Poet 1573-1637
    Ben Jonson
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    A woman, the more curious she is about her face, is commonly the more careless about her house.
    Source: Underwoods. Timber; or, Discoveries made upon men and matter. Horace, Of the art of poetry [with an English translation by Jonson]. The English gramma
  • Abel Stevens
    Abel Stevens
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    A woman... always feels herself complimented by love, though it may be from a man incapable of winning her heart, or perhaps even her esteem.
  • Charles Dickens
    Charles Dickens
    English writer 1812-1870
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    Accidents will occur in the best-regulated families; and in families not regulated by that pervading influence which sanctifies while it enhances... in short, by the influence of Woman, in the lofty character of Wife, they may be expected with confidence, and must be borne with philosophy.
  • Jeremy Taylor
    Jeremy Taylor
    British churchman and writer 1613-1667
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    Adultery itself in its principle is many times nothing but a curious inquisition after, and envy of another man's enclosed pleasures: and there have been many who refused fairer objects that they might ravish an enclosed woman from her retirement and single possessor.
  • Barbara Cartland
    Barbara Cartland
    English author of romance novels 1901-2000
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    After forty a woman has to choose between losing her figure or her face. My advice is to keep your face, and stay sitting down.
  • Saul Bellow
    Saul Bellow
    American writer 1915-
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    All a writer has to do to get a woman is to say he's a writer. It's an aphrodisiac.
  • Helene Deutsch
    Helene Deutsch
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    All observations point to the fact that the intellectual woman is masculinized; in her, warm, intuitive knowledge has yielded to cold unproductive thinking.