Perhaps all artists were, in a sense, housewives: tenders of the earth household.
— Erica Jong

I have often been downcast, but never in despair; I regard our hiding as a dangerous adventure, romantic and interesting at the same time. In my diary I treat all the privations as amusing. I have made up my mind now to lead a different life from other girls and, later on, different from ordinary housewives. My start has been so very full of interest, and that is the sole reason why I have to laugh at the humorous side of the most dangerous moments.
Anne Frank housewives quote

By and large, mothers and housewives are the only workers who do not have regular time off. They are the great vacationless class.
— Anne Morrow Lindbergh

When 'Desperate Housewives' ends, I think my girls will be about the kindergarten age. I will be so happy to be there for them through that huge transition.
— Marcia Cross

We've come a long way in our thinking, but also in our moral decay. I can't imagine Dr. King watching the 'Real Housewives' or 'Jersey Shore.'
— housewives quotation by Samuel L. Jackson