Debate is masculine, conversation is feminine.
— Amos Bronson Alcott

The deepest experience of the creator is feminine, for it is experience of receiving and bearing.
Rainer Maria Rilke feminine quote

Curiosity is one of the forms of feminine bravery.
— Victor Hugo

What we ought to see in the agonies of puberty is the result of the conditioning that maims the female personality in creating the feminine.
— Germaine Greer

A woman should never be seen eating or drinking, unless it be lobster salad and Champagne, the only true feminine and becoming viands.
— Lord Byron