If the first woman God ever made was strong enough to turn the world upside down all alone, these women together ought to be able to turn it back, and get it right side up again! And now they is asking to do it, the men better let them.— Sojourner Truth
Jaw-dropping Better Woman quotations
The average woman would rather have beauty than brains, because the average man can see better than he can think.
What is better than wisdom? Woman. And what is better than a good woman? Nothing.
In my ballets, woman is first. Men are consorts. God made men to sing the praises of women. They are not equal to men: They are better.
I learned the hard way that not only do you not have to be superwoman, but it's better not to be and not to try to be. What I would like to be is just a good person - someone who tries her best and puts her best foot forward.
I would hope that a wise Latina woman with the richness of her experiences would more often than not reach a better conclusion than a white male who hasn't lived that life.
A pure woman is better than a hundred yogis. Women are more open to love God.
[To a woman whose cellphone rang during a formal meeting:] You'd better answer that. It could be someone important.
I often feel like the woman in your life is your driving force.
She's your muse. She plays a big role in determining how confident you feel when you walk out the door. She can add 1,000 kilowatts of energy - or drain that out of you. She said, "No, you're not that funny." I thought, She knows better than anyone.
I have always felt that a woman has the right to treat the subject of her age with ambiguity until, perhaps, she passes into the realm of over ninety. Then it is better she be candid with herself and with the world.
It is better to be adventurous than cautious, because fortune is a woman.
As a woman you are better off in life earning your own money.
You couldn't prevent your husband from leaving you or taking another wife, but you could have some of your dignity if you didn't have to beg him for financial support.
Flowers in the city are like lipstick on a woman-it just makes you look better to have a little color.
Whatever you do, be different - that was the advice my mother gave me, and I can't think of better advice for an entrepreneur. If you're different, you will stand out.
No man can have anything better after faith than a woman of righteous character, loving and child-bearing. And no man can have anything worse after unbelief than a sharp-tongued woman of bad character.
The woman who makes a sweet, beautiful home, filling it with love and prayer and purity, is doing something better than anything else her hands could find to do beneath the skies.
Woman's ability to earn money is better protection against the tyranny and brutality of men than her ability to vote.
It is better to be a slave to your beloved woman than a free man to the unloved one.
As the saying goes, behind every great man is an even greater woman.
I guess playing Hera [in Wonder Woman] means that I'm, well, not only Queen of the Gods, I'm better than he is!
For support, I fall back on my heart.
Has a man any fault a woman cannot weave with and try to change into something better, if the god her man prays to is a mother holding a baby?
It's better to be dead, or even perfectly well, than to suffer from the wrong affliction. The man who owns up to arthritis in a beri-beri year is as lonely as a woman in a last month's dress.
In nine cases out of ten, a woman had better show more affection than she feels.
All who are genuinely committed to the advancement of women can and must offer a woman or a girl who is pregnant, frightened and alone a better alternative than the destruction of her own unborn child.
A liberal is a man or a woman or a child who looks forward to a better day, a more tranquil night, and a bright, infinite future.
Any old woman can love God better than a doctor of theology can.
True love always makes a man better, no matter who the woman is that inspires it.
Better to be strong than pretty and useless.
A woman is human. She is not better, wiser, stronger, more intelligent, more creative, or more responsible than a man. Likewise, she is never less. Equality is a given. A woman is human.
It is sometimes better to be a dead man than a live woman.
Do not stand in the way of the next step in human progress.
No one living who reads the signs of the times but realizes that woman suffrage must come. We are working for the ballot as a matter of justice and as a step for human betterment.
The wish to be super strong is a healthy wish, a vital compelling, power-producing desire. The more the Superman-Wonder Woman picture stories build up this inner compulsion by stimulating the child's natural longing to battle and overcome obstacles, particularly evil ones, the better chance your child has for self-advancement in the world.
Though violence is not lawful, when it is offered in self-defense or for the defense of the defenseless, it is an act of bravery far better than cowardly submission. The latter befits neither man nor woman. Under violence, there are many stages and varieties of bravery. Every man must judge this for himself. No other person can or has the right.
Is it better to be the lover or the loved one? Neither, if your cholesterol is over six hundred. By love, of course, I refer to romantic love -- the love between man and woman, rather than between mother and child, or a boy and his dog, or two headwaiters.
I hold strongly to this: that it is better to be impetuous than circumspect;
because fortune is a woman and if she is to be submissive it is necessary to beat and coerce her.
A man can keep a secret better than his own. A woman her own better than others.