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If you can make a woman laugh, you can make her do anything.

Well-behaved women seldom make history.

Laurel Thatcher Ulrich

Women are meant to be loved, not to be understood.

Oscar Wilde

You know that look that women get when they want to have sex? Me neither.

Steve Martin

Give a girl an education and introduce her properly into the world, and ten to one but she has the means of settling well, without further expense to anybody.

Jane Austen

Man can never be a woman's equal in the spirit of selfless service with which nature has endowed her.

Anyone who says he can see through women is missing a lot.

Groucho Marx

Better to be strong than pretty and useless.

Lilith Saintcrow

Not one or two, Subhuti, not one or two, but all the beings - men, women, animals, birds, trees, rocks. All the beings in the world. One should create such a determination that `I will lead all of them into nirvana'.

Buddha

All the world's a stage and all the men and women merely players: they have their exits and their entrances, and one man in his time plays many parts.

William Shakespeare

Every man loves two women; the one is the creation of his imagination and the other is not yet born.

Kahlil Gibran

A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend. A successful woman is one who can find such a man.

Lana Turner

A wise woman wishes to be no one’s enemy; a wise woman refuses to be anyone’s victim.

Maya Angelou

One should never trust a woman who tells her real age. If she tells that, she'll tell anything.

Oscar Wilde

Behind every successful man is a woman, behind her is his wife.

Groucho Marx

Men always want to be a woman's first love. Women have a more subtle instinct: What they like is to be a man's last romance.

Oscar Wilde

Man does not control his own fate. The women in his life do that for him.

There is one thing I would break up over and that is if she caught me with another woman. I won't stand for that.

Steve Martin

The woman is at the heart of the home. Let us pray that we women realize the reason for our existence: to love and be loved and through this love become instruments of peace in the world.

Mother Teresa

The biggest changes in a women's nature are brought by love; in man, by ambition.

Rabindranath Tagore

No man is offended by another man’s admiration of the woman he loves; it is the woman only who can make it a torment.

Jane Austen

A woman has to live her life, or live to repent not having lived it.

David Herbert Lawrence

Between men and women there is no friendship possible. There is passion, enmity, worship, love, but no friendship.

Oscar Wilde

All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does. That's his.

Oscar Wilde

Sigh no more, ladies, sigh no more, men were deceivers ever; one foot in sea, and one on shore, to one thing constant never.

William Shakespeare

Guys are simple... women are not simple and they always assume that men must be just as complicated as they are, only way more mysterious. The whole point is guys are not thinking much. They are just what they appear to be. Tragically.

Dave Barry

Single women have a dreadful propensity for being poor. Which is one very strong argument in favor of matrimony.

If a woman doubts as to whether she should accept a man or not, she certainly ought to refuse him.

Frailty, thy name is woman.

William Shakespeare

What would men be without women? Scarce, sir... mighty scarce.

Mark Twain

The sadness of the women's movement is that they don't allow the necessity of love. See, I don't personally trust any revolution where love is not allowed.

Maya Angelou

Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea.

Robert A. Heinlein

With men he can be rational and unaffected, but when he has ladies to please every feature works.

Jane Austen

Men aren't the way they are because they want to drive women crazy, they've been trained to be that way for thousands of years. And that training makes it very difficult for men to be intimate.

For most of history, Anonymous was a woman.

Virginia Woolf

A man's face is his autobiography. A woman's face is her work of fiction.

Oscar Wilde

Every woman is just a different kind of problem.

A woman uses her intelligence to find reasons to support her intuition.

Militant feminists are pro-choice because it's their ultimate avenue of power over men. And believe me, to them it is a question of power. It is their attempt to impose their will on the rest of society, particularly on men.

Rush Limbaugh

I'm a heroine addict. I need to have sex with women who have saved someone's life.

Having a home, husband and child ought to be enough for any woman's life. I mean, that's what we are meant for, isn't it? But still I think every day is a lost day. As if only half of me is alive. The other half is pressed down in a bag and suffocated.

Ingrid Bergman

This man is frank and earnest with women. In Fresno he's Frank and in Chicago he's Ernest.

Henny Youngman

A woman who thinks she is intelligent demands the same rights as man. An intelligent woman gives up.

'Tis strange what a man may do, and a woman yet think him an angel.

William Makepeace Thackeray

Woman begins by resisting a man's advances and ends by blocking his retreat.

Oscar Wilde

A woman never forgets her sex. She would rather talk with a man than an angel any day.

Love him or hate him, Trump is a man who is certain about what he wants and sets out to get it, no holds barred. Women find his power almost as much of a turn-on as his money.

Donald Trump

Though women are angels, yet wedlock's the devil

Sometimes I wonder if men and women really suit each other. Perhaps they should live next door and just visit now and then.

I am a woman, phenomenally phenomenal woman, that is your grandmother, that is your mother, that is your sister, that is you and that is me.

Maya Angelou

American business long ago gave up on demanding that prospective employees be honest and hardworking. It has even stopped hoping for employees, who are educated enough, that they can tell the difference between the men's room and the women's room without having little pictures on the doors.

Dave Barry

The education of women is the best way to save the environment.

E. O. Wilson

Curiosity n. An objectionable quality of the female mind. The desire to know whether or not a woman is cursed with curiosity is one of the most active and insatiable passions of the masculine soul.

No doubt exists that all women are crazy, it's only a question of degree.

Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.

Men marry because they are tired, women because they are curious, both are disappointed.

When women are true, brave, kind and compassionate, the World can have an era of peace and joy!

A single woman, with a very narrow income, must be a ridiculous, disagreeable old maid! - the proper sport of boys and girls - but a single woman, of good fortune, is always respectable, and may be as sensible and pleasant as anybody else.

Jane Austen

America is a friend to the people of Iraq. Our demands are directed only at the regime that enslaves them and threatens us. When these demands are met, the first and greatest benefit will come to Iraqi men, women and children.

George W. Bush

There is nothing in the world like the devotion of a married woman. It is a thing no married man knows anything about.

What a strange thing man is, and what a stranger thing woman.

Women should be tough, tender, laugh as much as possible, and live long lives.

Maya Angelou

Women need real moments of solitude and self-reflection to balance out how much of ourselves we give away.

Woman and men of retiring timidity are cowardly only in dangers which affect themselves, but the first to rescue when others are in danger.

Jean Paul

I hate women because they always know where things are.

Voltaire

There's very little advice in men's magazines because men don't think there's a lot they don't know. Women do. Women want to learn. Men think "I know what I'm doing just show me somebody naked."

Jerry Seinfeld

She cherished her race. She cherished women. She cared for gay and straight people. She prayed nightly for Palestine and equally for Israel.

Maya Angelou

I haven't trusted polls since I read that 62% of women had affairs during their lunch hour. I've never met a woman in my life who would give up lunch for sex.

Erma Bombeck

Women have simple tastes. They get pleasure out of the conversation, of children in arms, and men in love.

Let us leave pretty women to men devoid of imagination.

Blessed be Providence which has given to each his toy: the doll to the child, the child to the woman, the woman to the man, the man to the devil!

The history of men's opposition to women's emancipation is more interesting perhaps than the story of that emancipation itself.

Virginia Woolf

Women hate everything which strips off the tinsel of sentiment, and they are right, or it would rob them of their weapons.

Men, at most, differ as Heaven and Earth, but women, worst and best, as Heaven and Hell.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

As vivacity is the gift of women, gravity is that of men.

Joseph Addison

If women didn't exist, all the money in the world would have no meaning.

Aristotle

So it is naturally with the male and the female, the one is superior the other inferior, the one governs the other is governed, and the same rule must necessarily hold good with respect to all mankind.

Aristotle

I like intelligent women. When you go out it shouldn't be a staring contest.

Reputation is what men and women think of us, character is what God and angels know of us.

Thomas Paine

There are a number of mechanical devices which increase sexual arousal, particularly in women. Chief among these is the Mercedes-Benz 380SL convertible.

It is the worst thing you can do, women, is whine... I mean the worst. Don't complain, protest.

Maya Angelou

Stupid as a man, say the women: cowardly as a woman, say the men. Stupidity in a woman is unwomanly.

Many societies have educated their male children on the simple device of teaching them not to be women.

When a man has once loved a woman he will do anything for her, except continue to love her.

Oscar Wilde

The marvel of all history is the patience with which men and women submit to burdens, unnecessarily laid upon them by their governments.

George Washington

The night shows stars and women in a better light.

As far as I knew, white women were never lonely, except in books. White men adored them, Black men desired them and Black women worked for them.

Maya Angelou

A woman is the only thing I am afraid of that I know will not hurt me.

Abraham Lincoln

Women love us for our defects. If we have enough of them, they will forgive us everything, even our gigantic intellects.

Oscar Wilde

I have worshipped woman as the living embodiment of the spirit of service and sacrifice.

The natural thing, my lord, men and women joined.

Homer

The only time a woman has a true orgasm is when she's shopping.

Joan Rivers

The real ornament of woman is her character, her purity.

Prayer is not an old woman's idle amusement. Properly understood and applied it is the most potent instrument of action.

Mahatma Gandhi

Black women have not historically stood in the pulpit, but that doesn't undermine the fact that they built the churches and maintain the pulpits.

Maya Angelou

On one issue at least men and women agree, they both distrust women.

A woman, especially if she has the misfortune of knowing anything, should conceal it as well as she can.

Jane Austen

Do you know what it means to come home at night to a woman who'll give you a little love, a little affection, a little tenderness? It means you're in the wrong house that's what it means.

Henny Youngman

She’s beautiful, and therefore to be wooed; She is woman, and therefore to be won.

William Shakespeare

I hate to hear you talk about all women as if they were fine ladies instead of rational creatures. None of us want to be in calm waters all our lives.

Jane Austen

She wore far too much rouge last night and not quite enough clothes. That is always a sign of despair in a woman.

Oscar Wilde

There's no evidence whatsoever that men are more rational than women. Both sexes seem to be equally irrational.

Albert Ellis

Women are never disarmed by compliments. Men always are. That is the difference between the sexes.

Oscar Wilde

Men's vows are women's traitors!

Whether you're throwing up or breaking up, you want your girlfriend right there! I don't trust women who don't go to their girlfriends.

Drew Barrymore

I see when men love women. They give them but a little of their lives. But women when they love give everything.

Oscar Wilde

There are certainly are not so many men of large fortune in the world as there are of pretty woman to deserve them.

Jane Austen

The true man wants two things: danger and play. For that reason he wants woman as the most dangerous plaything.

A psychologist once told me that, for a boy, being in the middle of a conflict between two women is the worst possible situation. There's always a desire to please each one.

As long as a woman can look ten years younger than her own daughter she is perfectly satisfied.

Oscar Wilde

I've got a woman's ability to stick to a job and get on with it when everyone else walks off and leaves it.

I have never seen a man as fond of virtue as of women.

Confucius

I don't hate women - they just sometimes make me mad.

Eminem

How can a woman be expected to be happy with a man who insists on treating her as if she were a perfectly normal human being.

Oscar Wilde

I will far rather see the race of man extinct, than that we should become less than beasts by making the noblest of God's creation, woman, the object of our lust.

This is an important book the critic assumes because it deals with war. This is an insignificant book because it deals with the feelings of women in a drawing-room.

Virginia Woolf

It sometimes happens that a woman is handsomer at twenty-nine than she was ten years before.

Jane Austen

Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance.

Oscar Wilde

When women kiss it always reminds one of prize fighters shaking hands.

The great living experience for every man is his adventure into the woman. The man embraces in the woman all that is not himself and from that one resultant, from that embrace, comes every new action.

To be completely woman you need a master and in him a compass for your life. You need a man you can look up to and respect. If you dethrone him it's no wonder that you are discontented and discontented women are not loved for long.

Marlene Dietrich

In my work and in myself I reflect black people women and men as I reflect others. One day even the most self-protective ones will look into the mirror I provide and not be afraid.

Alice Walker

Women should be obscene and not heard.

The story of the human race is the story of men and women selling themselves short.

Abraham Maslow

Women are like teabags. We don't know our true strength until we are in hot water!

Eleanor Roosevelt

Human rights are women's rights and women's rights are human rights.

Well if Fortune be a woman, she's a good wench for this gear.

I'm excited about there being more of a sisterhood these days. Back in the '90s there was a lot of hate - the women I looked up to as artists were dissing me! It's not so patriarchal these days - there's more love and a lot less hate!

Alanis Morissette

It's funny about men and women. Men pay in cash to get them and pay in cash to get rid of them. Women pay emotionally coming and going. Neither has it easy.

Bachelors know more about women than married men, if they didn't they'd be married too.

Mothers of those days were women of great piety and noble character.They practiced virtue and set an example to the children! only from the wombs of such noble women were born sons of high character!

It is generally recognised that women are better than men at languages personal relations and multi-tasking but less good at map-reading and spatial awareness. It is therefore not unreasonable to suppose that women might be less good at mathematics and physics.

Clever and attractive women do not want to vote, they are willing to let men govern as long as they govern men.

How can I tolerate the slightest inconvenience to them the women the children the sick the aged the blind the decrepit that come for counsel consolation courage and cure?

Sai Baba

San Francisco is a mad city - inhabited for the most part by perfectly insane people whose women are of a remarkable beauty.

Rudyard Kipling

No one is more arrogant toward women more aggressive or scornful than the man who is anxious about his virility.

Women are proverbially too individualistic! There is a popular belief born out of folk - experience that three women cannot live in unison!

Sai Baba

If there hadn't been women we'd still be squatting in a cave eating raw meat because we made civilization in order to impress our girlfriends.

Orson Welles

In Hollywood the women are all peaches. It makes one long for an apple occasionally.

Women can stand a beating except when it is with their own weapons.

As I've said there were patriots who supported this war and patriots who opposed it. And all of us are united in appreciation for our servicemen and women and our hopes for Iraqis' future.

Barack Obama

A man's brain has a more difficult time shifting from thinking to feeling than a women's brain does.

Barbara de Angelis

Women don't want to hear what you think. Women want to hear what they think - in a deeper voice.

Bill Cosby

Women are the repositories of Truth and Culture.

Sai Baba

What Women Want: To be loved to be listened to to be desired to be respected to be needed to be trusted and sometimes just to be held. What Men Want: Tickets for the world series.

Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included.

Karl Marx

One can find women who have never had one love affair but it is rare indeed to find any who have had only one.

Wealthy women have rights in every country. And poor women don't.

The greatest beauty aid for women is virtue.

Sai Baba

I do not believe in using women in combat because females are too fierce.

We had three pairs of women's underwear on stage after our show in Seattle. Of course they were on the large side ...

All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be ideal in every respect and then they work every day toward their distant vision that goal or purpose.

Silence is an ornament for women.

The most efficient water power in the world - women's tears.

Wilson Mizner

Being a woman is of special interest only to aspiring male transsexuals. To actual women it is simply a good excuse not to play football.

As today is a sacred day dedicated to women they should change themselves and help to change the men and the children. They should develop the qualities of sympathy compassion, love and sacrifice.

Sai Baba

Reading, solitude, idleness, a soft and sedentary life, intercourse with women, and young people, these are perilous paths for a young man and these lead him constantly into danger.

If women believed in their husbands they would be a good deal happier and also a good deal more foolish.

H. L. Mencken

Women are the engine driving the growth in California's economy. Women make California's economy unique.

I believe that the rights of women and girls is the unfinished business of the 21st century.

Hillary Clinton

I've always liked men better than women.

Growing up with the childhood that I had I learned to never let a man make me feel helpless and it also embedded a deep need in me to always stick up for women.

In the past decade or so the women's magazines have taken to running home-handyperson articles suggesting that women can learn to fix things just as well as men. These articles are apparently based on the ludicrous assumption that _men_ know how to fix things when in fact all they know how to do is _look_ at things in a certain squinty-eyed manner which they learned in Wood Shop, eventually when enough things in the home are broken they take a job requiring them to transfer to another home.

Dave Barry

After all what is your host's purpose in having a party? Surely not for you to enjoy yourself, if that were their sole purpose they'd have simply sent champagne and women over to your place by taxi.

A home in which the housewife sheds tears will be bereft of all prosperity. This is the ancient conception of the role of women in the home.

Sai Baba

I am an example of what is possible when girls from the very beginning of their lives are loved and nurtured by people around them. I was surrounded by extraordinary women in my life who taught me about quiet strength and dignity.

Michelle Obama

Decisiveness is a characteristic of high-performing men and women. Almost any decision is better than no decision at all.

We say that slavery has vanished from European civilization but this is not true. Slavery still exists but now it applies only to women and its name is prostitution.

In nine cases out of ten a woman had better show more affection than she feels.

Jane Austen

All women do have a different sense of sexuality or sense of fun or sense of like what's sexy or cool or tough.

Angelina Jolie

I never realized until lately that women were supposed to be the inferior sex.

Women: You can't live with them and you can't get them to dress up in a skimpy little Nazi costume and beat you with a warm squash or something.

Women are considered deep - why? Because one can never discover any bottom to them. Women are not even shallow.

The trouble with life is that there are so many beautiful women and so little time.

Fashion is always of the time in which you live. It is not something standing alone. But the grand problem the most important problem is to rejeuvenate women. To make women look young. Then their outlook changes. They feel more joyous.

Coco Chanel

Women's virtue is frequently nothing but a regard to their own quiet and a tenderness for their reputation.

I definitely love women. They are more attractive to the naked eye.

Christina Aguilera

The truth is I often like women. I like their unconventionality. I like their completeness. I like their anonymity.

Virginia Woolf

I'm not denyin' the women are foolish. God Almighty made 'em to match the men.

George Eliot

Men cannot count they do not know that two and two make four if women do not tell them so.

I think all women go through periods where we hate this about ourselves, we don't like that. It's great to get to a place where you dismiss anything you're worried about. I find flaws attractive. I find scars attractive.

Angelina Jolie

Deprived of meaningful work men and women lose their reason for existence, they go stark raving mad.

Fyodor Dostoevsky

When women go wrong men go right after them.

Mae West

Long before history began we men have got together apart from the women and done things. We had time.

C. S. Lewis

In too many instances the march to globalization has also meant the marginalization of women and girls. And that must change.

Hillary Clinton

Clearly older women and especially older women who have led an active life or elder women who successfully maneuver through their own family life have so much to teach us about sharing patience and wisdom.

Alice Walker

I've only slept with men I've been married to. How many women can make that claim?

Elizabeth Taylor

Men and women are not born inconstant: they are made so by their early amorous experiences.

Andre Maurois

The only really happy folk are married women and single men.

H. L. Mencken

There is one thing women can never take away from men. We die sooner.

P. J. O'Rourke

You can find women who have never had an affair but it is hard to find a woman who has had just one.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Women are the largest untapped reservoir of talent in the world.

Hillary Clinton

I want to make a policy statement. I am unabashedly in favor of women.

Lyndon B. Johnson

I seem to be getting a lot of things pushed my way that are strong women. It's like people see Hackers and they send me offers to play tough women with guns the kind who wear no bra and a little tank top. I'd like to play strong women who are also very feminine.

Angelina Jolie

I'm supposed to have a Ph.D. on the subject of women. But the truth is I've flunked more often than not. I'm very fond of women, I admire them. But like all men I don't understand them.

Frank Sinatra

There are few virtuous women who are not bored with their trade.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Men mourn for what they have lost, women for what they ain't got.

Josh Billings

Women must tell men always that they are the strong ones. They are the big the strong the wonderful. In truth women are the strong ones. It is just my opinion I am not a professor.

Coco Chanel

Feminism was established to allow unattractive women easier access to the mainstream.

Rush Limbaugh

The battle for the individual rights of women is one of long standing and none of us should countenance anything which undermines it.

If a man will understand how intimately yea how inseparably self-control and happiness are associated he has but to look into his own heart and upon the world around ...Looking upon the lives of men and women he will perceive how the hasty word the bitter retort the act of deception the blind prejudice and foolish resentment bring wretchedness and even ruin in their train.

James Allen

All the men in my family were bearded and most of the women.

W. C. Fields

There is no such thing as society: there are individual men and women and there are families.

Margaret Thatcher

It is the harmony peace and mutual love between men and women that brings happiness and peace to the family. People want happiness in the family but they do not lead exemplary lives. The fault lies with both the husband and the wife.

Sai Baba

WOMEN preserve the culture of this country with greater tenacity and faith. They keep men on the moral path and inspire them to follow spiritual discipline. Their hearts are tender and full of compassion for the hungry and the distressed. That is why in this land women are adored and revered.

Sai Baba

There can be no equality or opportunity if men and women and children be not shielded in their lives from the consequences of great industrial and social processes which they cannot alter control or singly cope with.

Woodrow Wilson

She belongs to a race of delightful women who never do any harm whom everybody calls good and who are very severe on those who do not pretend to be good.

Gilbert Parker

Men now monopolize the upper levels... depriving women of their rightful share of opportunities for incompetence.

Laurence J. Peter

The reason women don't play football is because 11 of them would never wear the same outfit in public.

Phyllis Diller

Men should try to understand women and women should try to understand men.

Sai Baba

If you understand the business you don't need to own very many of them. If you have a harem of 40 women you never get to know any of them very well.

Warren Buffett

Morality which depends upon the helplessness of a man or woman has not much to recommend it. Morality is rooted in the purity of our hearts.

Mr. DeMille's theory of sexual difference was that marriage is an artificial state for women. The want to be taken, ruled, raped. That was his theory.

Hedy Lamarr

I always play women I would date.

Angelina Jolie

A man's only as old as the woman he feels.

Groucho Marx

Men and women should stay apart till their hearts grow gentle towards one another again.

Genteel women suppose that those things do not really exist about which it is impossible to talk in polite company.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Friends are generally of the same sex, for when men and women agree it is only in the conclusions, their reasons are always different.

George Santayana

Women as they grow older rely more and more on cosmetics. Men as they grow older rely more and more on a sense of humor.

George Jean Nathan

I'm always rather nervous about how you talk about women who are active in politics whether they want to be talked about as women or as politicians.

John F. Kennedy

Nothing can be more absurd than the practice that prevails in our country of men and women not following the same pursuits with all their strengths and with one mind for thus the state instead of being whole is reduced to half.

Plato

I think women are concerned too much with their clothes. Men don't really care that much about women's clothes. If they like a girl chances are they'll like her clothes.

Hedy Lamarr

I fought all my life for women to make their own choices in their personal and professional lives. I made mine.

Hillary Clinton

When my mom ran for the Senate my dad was there for her every step of the way. I can still hear her saying in her beautiful voice 'Why should women have any less say than men about the great decisions facing our nation?'

Mitt Romney

Women can't live with them can't live without them.

Desiderius Erasmus

There's a lot of thought in art. People get to talk about important things. There's a lot of sex, you know, in art. There's a lot of naked women and men and there's intrigue there's fakery. It's a real microcosm of the larger world.

Steve Martin

Women are nothing but machines for producing children.

Napoleon Bonaparte

It is the most sensual men who need to flee women and torment their bodies.

Friedrich Nietzsche

The real religion of the world comes from women much more than from men - from mothers most of all who carry the key of our souls in their bosoms.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

But as to women who can penetrate the real sufferings of their she condition? Man's very sympathy with their estate has much of selfishness and more suspicion. Their love their virtue beauty education but form good housekeepers to breed a nation.

Lord Byron

I have never met anyone who did not support our troops. Sometimes, however, we hear accusations that someonem or some groupm does not support the men and women serving in our Armed Forces. But this is pure demagoguery and it is intellectually dishonest.

Ron Paul

Women in love are less ashamed than men. They have less to be ashamed of.

Ambrose Bierce

Women are naturally secretive and they like to do their own secreting.

Arthur Conan Doyle

Women have equal chances and equal rights to attain Godhead

Sai Baba

It is nature's law that rivers wind, trees grow wood, and given the opportunity women work iniquity.

Buddha

I always supported the women I worked with having time off to go to parent-teacher conferences and doctors' appointments or bringing their infants into the office.

Hillary Clinton

I would go out with women my age but there are no women my age.

George Burns

The faces of most American women over thirty are relief maps of petulant and bewildered unhappiness.

F. Scott Fitzgerald

There's a certain kind of behavior in the Arab world that to me resembles the way young men behave when there is no significant influence from women in their lives.

P. J. O'Rourke

I find very often that very ugly women have really handsome men and vice versa because they don't have any competition. Sometimes handsome men have avoided me.

Hedy Lamarr

I should like to know what is the proper function of women if it is not to make reasons for husbands to stay at home and still stronger reasons for bachelors to go out.

George Eliot

We should always deal cautiously with fire water women foolish people serpents and members of a royal family, for they may when the occasion presents itself at once bring about our death.

Chanakya

Respect for women is a sign of real culture.

Sai Baba

What is it men in women do require? The lineaments of Gratified Desire. What is it women do in men require? The lineaments of Gratified Desire.

William Blake

Women should take the correct path then men will follow suit as it is the women who have to take the leading role. The wife is half of the husband, if she becomes good then her husband who is the other half will also become good.

Sai Baba

Grace in women has more effect than beauty.

William Hazlitt

I'm for women choosing whatever they want to do but they have to really know what they are doing.

Alice Walker

I was never very interested in boys - and there were plenty of them - vying with one another to see how many famous women they would get into the hay.

Bette Davis

You can tell the strength of a nation by the women behind its men.

Benjamin Disraeli

If one could be friendly with women what a pleasure - the relationship so secret and private compared with relations with men. Why not write about it truthfully?

Virginia Woolf

Freedom is a right ultimately defended by the sacrifice of America's servicemen and women.

Arnold Schwarzenegger

Without modesty woman is devoid of beauty and culture. Humility, purity of thought and manners, meekness, surrender to high ideals, sensitivity, sweetness of temper - the peculiar blend of all these qualities is modesty. It is the most invaluable of all jewels for women.

Sai Baba

Do not put your trust in rivers, men who carry weapons, beasts with claws or horns, women and members of a royal family.

Chanakya

If women were particular about men's characters they would never get married at all.

George Bernard Shaw

Well I can type all day without getting tired. [In response to a question as to which he preferred women or writing]

Isaac Asimov

I remember when the wave of Jennifer Lopez Salma Hayek and these beautiful Hispanic women came into light and I looked up to them and I loved them but I was like 'Where are Middle Eastern women?'

Kim Kardashian

The strength and power of a country depends absolutely on the quantity of good men and women in it.

John Ruskin

Brigands demand your money or your life, women require both.

Samuel Butler

Very learned women are to be found in the same manner as female warriors, but they are seldom or ever inventors.

Voltaire

I am drawn to women who are independent and creative, which is problematic because it's a struggle a competition of careers. There's jealousy.

Marilyn Manson

Women encourage men to be childish then scold them.

Mason Cooley

There are only two types of women - goddesses and doormats.

Pablo Picasso

Behind all their personal vanity women themselves always have an impersonal contempt for woman.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Women are like elephants. I like to look at 'em but I wouldn't want to own one.

W. C. Fields

When men and woman die, as poets sung, his heart's the last part moves, her last, the tongue.

Benjamin Franklin

I had used eclectic therapy and behavior therapy on myself at the age of 19 to get over my fear of public speaking and of approaching young women in public.

Albert Ellis

Women are tenacious and all of them should be tenacious of respect, without esteem they cannot exist, esteem is the first demand that they make of love.

Honore de Balzac

There is a tide in the affairs of women Which taken at the flood leads God knows where

Lord Byron

I owe nothing to Women's Lib.

Margaret Thatcher

Kindness in women not their beauteous looks shall win my love.

Washington Irving

Men get to be a mixture of the charming mannerisms of the women they have known.

F. Scott Fitzgerald

The man who loves other countries as much as his own stands on a level with the man who loves other women as much as he loves his own wife.

Theodore Roosevelt

Love is the ultimate theme but it's not just for women.

Will Smith

Our duty as men and women is to proceed as if limits to our ability did not exist. We are collaborators in creation.

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

Women have always been the strong ones of the world. The men are always seeking from women a little pillow to put their heads down on. They are always longing for the mother who held them as infants.

Coco Chanel

Now what I love in women is they won't or can't do otherwise than lie but do it so well the very truth seems falsehood to it

Lord Byron

Too often the great decisions are originated and given form in bodies made up wholly of men or so completely dominated by them that whatever of special value women have to offer is shunted aside without expression.

Women want mediocre men and men are working to be as mediocre as possible.

Margaret Mead

Women may fall when there's no strength in men.

William Shakespeare

It is little men know of women, their smiles and their tears alike are seldom what they seem.

Amelia Barr

Men are by nature merely indifferent to one another, but women are by nature enemies.

Arthur Schopenhauer

Sweet is revenge - especially to women.

Lord Byron

Only men who are not interested in women are interested in women's clothes. Men who like women never notice what they wear.

Anatole France

What is it that escapes the observation of poets? What is that act women are incapable of doing? What will drunken people not prate? What will not a crow eat?

Chanakya

Alas! The love of women! it is known to be a lovely and fearful thing!

Lord Byron

A great city is that which has the greatest men and women.

Women are the makers of the home the nation and the world. You are the mothers who shape the generation.

Sai Baba

Aristotle maintained that women have fewer teeth than men, although he was twice married it never occurred to him to verify this statement by examining his wives' mouths.

Bertrand Russell

We don't have enough support for maternal leave and the kinds of things that some of the European countries do. So we still make it hard on women to go into the work force and feel that they can be good at work but then doing the most important job which is raising your children in a responsible and positive way.

Hillary Clinton

The gentleness, modesty, and sweetness of her character were warmly expatiated on, that sweetness which makes so essential a part of every woman's worth in the judgment of man that, though he sometimes loves where it is not, he can never believe it absent.

Jane Austen

Never was it given to mortal man - To lie so boldly as we women can.

Alexander Pope

Love is something far more than desire for sexual intercourse, it is the principal means of escape from the loneliness which afflicts most men and women throughout the greater part of their lives.

Bertrand Russell

When men and women agree it is only in their conclusions, their reasons are always different.

George Santayana

I didn't want to be one of those women who wake up at 63 years old and realize they've missed the window of opportunity for marriage and children.

Alanis Morissette

If women didn't exist all the money in the world would have no meaning.

Aristotle Onassis

Women lie about their age, men lie about their income.

William Feather

To conclude that women are unfitted to the task of our historic society seems to me the equivalent of closing male eyes to female facts.

Lyndon B. Johnson

Money and women are the most sought after and the least known about of any two things we have.

Will Rogers

The generality of virtuous women are like hidden treasures they are safe only because nobody has sought after them.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Elections are won by men and women chiefly because most people vote against somebody rather than for somebody.

Franklin Pierce Adams
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