Quotes: woman

Quotes 106 till 120 of 497.

  • Agnes Smedley
    Agnes Smedley
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    And the woman who could win the respect of man was often the woman who could knock him down with her bare fists and sit on him until he yelled for help.
  • Agatha Christie
    Agatha Christie
    British writer 1891-1976
    Agatha Christie
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    Any woman can fool a man if she wants to and if he's in love with her.
  • Gloria Steinem
    Gloria Steinem
    American feminist writer 1934-
    Gloria Steinem
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    Any woman who chooses to behave like a full human being should be warned that the armies of the status quo will treat her as something of a dirty joke. That's their natural and first weapon. She will need her sisterhood.
  • Margaret Thatcher
    Margaret Thatcher
    British prime minister (1979-1990) 1925-
    Margaret Thatcher
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    Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.

  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
    Oscar Wilde
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    Anyone looking for a beautiful woman, good and intelligent, do not try one but three.
  • Sylvia Plath
    Sylvia Plath
    American poet 1932-1963
    Sylvia Plath
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    Apparently, the most difficult feat for a Cambridge male is to accept a woman not merely as feeling, not merely as thinking, but as managing a complex, vital interweaving of both.
  • Josh Billings
    Josh Billings
    American humorist 1815-1885
    Josh Billings
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    As a general thing, when the woman wears the pants in the family, she has a good right to them.
  • Virginia Woolf
    Virginia Woolf
    English writer 1882-1941
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    As a woman I have no country. As a woman my country is the whole world.
  • Virginia Woolf
    Virginia Woolf
    English writer 1882-1941
    Virginia Woolf
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    As a woman I have no country. As a woman my country is the whole world.
  • Jonathan Swift
    Jonathan Swift
    English writer 1667-1745
    Jonathan Swift
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    As blushing will sometimes make a whore pass for a virtuous woman, so modesty may make a fool seem a man of sense.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    As long as a woman can look ten years younger than her own daughter, she is perfectly satisfied.
  • John Lennon
    John Lennon
    British musician 1940-1980
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    As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot.
  • Paul Klee
    Paul Klee
    Swiss artist 1879-1940
    Paul Klee
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    Beauty is as relative as light and dark. Thus, there exists no beautiful woman, none at all, because you are never certain that a still far more beautiful woman will not appear and completely shame the supposed beauty of the first.
  • Ambrose Bierce
    Ambrose Bierce
    American writer 1842-1914
    Ambrose Bierce
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    Beauty. The power by which a woman charms a lover and terrifies a husband.
  • Clare Boothe Luce
    Clare Boothe Luce
    American diplomat and writer 1903-1987
    Clare Boothe Luce
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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."