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I'm usually good about my temper, but all these men trying to control women's bodies are really beginning to piss me off. - Eddie Vedder

I'm usually good about my temper, but all these men trying to control women's bodies are really beginning to piss me off. ⏤ Eddie Vedder

Girls compete with each other. Women empower one another. - Sayings

Girls compete with each other. Women empower one another. ⏤ Sayings

We have to free the half of the human race, the women, so that they can help to free the other half. - Emmeline Pankhurst

We have to free the half of the human race, the women, so that they can help to free the other half. ⏤ Emmeline Pankhurst

Respect for women is one of the greatest gifts a father can show to a son. - Sayings

Respect for women is one of the greatest gifts a father can show to a son. ⏤ Sayings

If you're someone who genuinely believes that women don't deserve or aren't as much as men, you're like the plague. On the big history chart, you're the plague... It's just pointless and deadly. - Joss Whedon

If you're someone who genuinely believes that women don't deserve or aren't as much as men, you're like the plague. On the big history chart, you're the plague... It's just pointless and deadly. ⏤ Joss Whedon

Wine is to women as duct tape is to men...it fixes everything. -

Wine is to women as duct tape is to men...it fixes everything.

The qualities I most admire in women are confidence and kindness. - Oscar de la Renta

The qualities I most admire in women are confidence and kindness. ⏤ Oscar de la Renta

The abuse of women and girls is the most pervasive  - Jimmy Carter

The abuse of women and girls is the most pervasive ⏤ Jimmy Carter

Be a girl with a mind, a bitch with an attitude, a lady with class. -

Be a girl with a mind, a bitch with an attitude, a lady with class.

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You don't love a woman because she is beautiful, but she is beautiful because you love her.


Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.

Henri Frederic Amiel, philosopher

All men and women have an equal need for love. When these needs are not fulfilled it is easy to have our feelings hurt, for which we blame our partner.

John Gray, author

The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity.

Dorothy Parker, poet

Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another steppingstone to greatness.

Oprah Winfrey, entertainer

Well-behaved women seldom make history.

Laurel Thatcher Ulrich,

Pride and dignity would belong to women if only men would leave them alone.

Egyptian Proverbs,

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

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

If Miss means respectably unmarried, and Mrs. respectably married, then Ms. means nudge, nudge, wink, wink.

Angela Carter, novelist

Once a man is on hand, a woman tends to stop believing in her own beliefs.

Colette Dowling,

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

George Santayana, philosopher

The house does not rest upon the ground, but upon a woman.

Mexican proverbs,

I hope she'll be a fool -- that's the best thing a girl can be in this world, a beautiful little fool.

F. Scott Fitzgerald, author

Modern paintings are like women, you'll never enjoy them if you try to understand them.

Freddie Mercury, musician

A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.

Eleanor Roosevelt, first lady

As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot.

John Lennon, musician

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

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

You women could make someone fall in love even with a lie.

Georg Buchner, dramatist

A woman who is convinced that she deserves to accept only the best challenges herself to give the best. Then she is living phenomenally.

Maya Angelou, poet

I am not handsome, but when women hear me play, they come crawling to my feet.

Niccolo Paganini, musician

It's funny how you never think about the women you've had. It's always the ones who get away that you can't forget.

Chuck Palahniuk, novelist

I don't know why women want any of the things men have when one the things that women have is men.

Coco Chanel, designer

Men often give love for sex, women often give sex for love.

Source Unknown,

Men are motivated and empowered when they feel needed. Women are motivated and empowered when they feel cherished.

John Gray, author

Flirting is the gentle art of making a man feel pleased with himself.

Helen Rowland, writer

A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle.

Gloria Steinem, activist

Of all things upon earth that bleed and grow, a herb most bruised is woman.

Euripides, poet

Feminism is the radical notion that women are human beings.

Cheris Kramarae,

I asked a Burmese why women, after centuries of following their men, now walk ahead. He said there were many unexploded land mines since the war.

Robert Mueller, public servant

The girl with a future avoids a man with a past.

Evan Esar, writer

My mom was a source of strength.She showed me by example that women, regardless of how difficult life may get, can do it all.

Gloria Estefan, musician

The problem is, women have stopped setting the bar high.

Steve Harvey, actor

If the wife sins, the husband is not innocent.

Italian Proverbs,

Men are just as sensitive, and in some ways more sensitive, than women are.

Barbara De Angelis, writer

Girls we love for what they are; men for what they promise to be.

Johann von Goethe, writer

I hate women because they always know where things are.

Voltaire, writer

Women are not pals enough with men, so we must make ourselves indispensable. After all, we have the greatest weapon in our hands by just being women.

Maria Callas, musician

Women are responsible for their children, they cannot sit back, waste time and see them starve.

Wangari Maathai, activist

Women have served all these centuries as looking glasses possessing the magic and delicious power of reflecting the figure of man at twice its natural size.

Virginia Woolf, author

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

Mitch Hedberg, comedian

Men act and women appear. Men look at women. Women watch themselves being looked at.

John Berger, artist

A woman who gives any advantage to a man may expect a lover -- but will sooner or later find a tyrant.

Lord (George Gordon) Byron, poet

When men and women are able to respect and accept their differences then love has a chance to blossom.

John Gray, author

The cruelest thing a man can do to a woman is to portray her as perfection.

D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence, novelist

Woman is the salvation or the destruction of the family. She carries its destiny in the folds of her mantle.

Henri Frederic Amiel, philosopher

There is a growing strength in women, but it's in the forehead, not in the forearm.

Beverly Sills, musician

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

Frank Sinatra, musician

The pain of childbirth is not remembered. It's the child that's remembered.

Freeman Dyson, physicist

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

David Herbert Lawrence, writer

God gave women intuition and femininity. Used properly, the combination easily jumbles the brain of any man I've ever met.

Farrah Fawcett, actress

You can get your appetite elsewhere, as long as you eat at home.


Women have got to make the world safe for men since men have made it so darned unsafe for women.

Nancy Astor, politician

Nature makes woman to be won and men to win.

George William Curtis, author

Let us treat the men and women well: treat them as if they were real: perhaps they are.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

God created the flirt as soon as he made the fool.

Victor Hugo, author

Whether women are better than men I cannot say, but I can say they are certainly no worse.

Golda Meir, leader

Man dreams of fame while woman wakes to love.

Alfred Lord Tennyson, poet

Men never remember, but women never forget.

Source Unknown,

A man can be happy with any woman, as long as he does not love her.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

Woman is the dominant sex. Men have to do all sorts of stuff to prove that they are worthy of woman's attention.

Camille Anna Paglia,

We have done almost everything in pairs since Noah, except govern. And the world has suffered for it.

Bella Abzug, lawyer

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

Robert A. Heinlein, writer

Even the wisest men make fools of themselves about women, and even the most foolish women are wise about men.

Theodor Reik,

When women go wrong, men go right after them.

Mae West, actress

A woman watches her body uneasily, as though it were an unreliable ally in the battle for love.

Leonard Cohen, musician

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

F. Scott Fitzgerald, author

Woman is the Nigger of the World.

John Lennon, musician

Once made equal to man, woman becomes his superior.

Socrates, philosopher

Women speak because they wish to speak, whereas a man speaks only when driven to speak by something outside himself like, for instance, he can't find any clean socks.

Jean Kerr, playwright

I believe every child has the right to a mother and a father. Men and women are not the same. That's not to say they're not entitled to equal rights, but they are not the same.

Mark Davis, writer

That's the nature of women, not to love when we love them, and to love when we love them not.

Miguel de Cervantes, novelist

Women have been called queens for a long time, but the kingdom given them isn't worth ruling.

Louisa May Alcott, novelist

Men should think twice before making widowhood women's only path to power.

Gloria Steinem, activist

They were written on cheap blue notebooks bought by poor women. I'm interested in folk tales in the way that medicine and magic in women's stories are all kind of combined.

Alice Hoffman, author

If all men are born free, why is it that all women are born slaves?

Mary Astell, writer

Just as women are afraid of receiving, men are afraid of giving.

John Gray, author

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

Katharine Hepburn, actress

For the woman, the man is a means: the end is always the child.

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

The hardest task of a girl's life, nowadays, is to prove to a man that his intentions are serious.

Helen Rowland, writer

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

William Makepeace Thackeray, novelist

Women get more unhappy the more they try to liberate themselves.

Brigitte Bardot, actress

Just because we're sisters under the skin doesn't mean we've got much in common.

Angela Carter, novelist

The trouble with some women is they get all excited about nothing, and then they marry him.

Cher, musician

The especial genius of women I believe to be electrical in movement, intuitive in function, spiritual in tendency.

Margaret Fuller, critic

Nature has given women so much power that the law has very wisely given them little.

Samuel Johnson, author

A woman is like a teabag -- only in hot water do you realize how strong she is.

Nancy Reagan, first lady

It requires nothing less than a chivalric feeling to sustain a conversation with a lady.

Henry David Thoreau, author

Every woman is a rebel, and usually in wild revolt against herself.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

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

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

Women of quality are so civil, you can hardly distinguish love from good breeding.

William Wycherley, dramatist

We are women. We are a subject people who have inherited an alien culture.

Kate Millett, activist

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

Groucho Marx, comedian

When I dare to be powerful, to use my strength in the service of my vision, then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid.

Audre Lorde, poet

Men who do not make advances to women are apt to become victims to women who make advances to them.

Walter Bagehot, author

Whatever evil a man may think of women, there is no woman but thinks more.

Sebastian Roch Nicolas Chamfort,

Men and women belong to different species, and communication between them is a science still in its infancy.

Bill Cosby, comedian

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

Barbara De Angelis, writer

Were there no women, men might live like gods.

Thomas Dekker, dramatist

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

William Feather, author

A women under stress is not immediately concerned with finding solutions to her problems but rather seeks relief by expressing herself and being understood.

John Gray, author

Let us leave pretty women to men devoid of imagination.

Marcel Proust, author

Men are like the earth and we are the moon; we turn always one side to them, and they think there is no other, because they don't see it -- but there is.

Olive Schreiner, writer

The little rift between the sexes is astonishingly widened by simply teaching one set of catchwords to the girls and another to the boys.

Robert Louis Stevenson, writer

Either sex alone is half itself.

Alfred Lord Tennyson, poet

Just think of all those women on the Titanic who said, No, thank you, to dessert that night. And for what!

Erma Bombeck, journalist

The Woman-Soul leadeth us upward and on!

Johann von Goethe, writer

The sight of women talking together has always made men uneasy; nowadays it means rank subversion.

Germaine Greer, activist

But if God had wanted us to think just with our wombs, why did He give us a brain?

Clare Boothe Luce, dramatist

I buy women shoes and they use them to walk away from me.

Mickey Rooney, actor

Most women defend themselves. It is the female of the species -- it is the tigress and lioness in you -- which tends to defend when attacked.

Margaret Thatcher, leader

The mouth of a cannon is safer that the mouth of a woman scorned.

Source Unknown,

For millions of men and women, the church has been the hospital for the soul, the school for the mind and the safe depository for moral ideas.

Gerald R. Ford, president

Men and women should own the world as a mutual possession.

Pearl S. Buck, novelist

The unique and supreme voluptuousness of love lies in the certainty of committing evil. And men and women know from birth that in evil is found all sensual delight.

Charles Baudelaire, poet

Women cannot complain about men anymore until they start getting better taste in them.

Bill Maher, comedian

Some women hold up dresses that are so ugly and they always say the same thing: 'This looks much better on.' On what? On fire?

Rita Rudner, comedian

I always play women I would date.

Angelina Jolie, actress

Part of the $10 million I spent on gambling, part on booze and part on women. The rest I spent foolishly.

George Raft, actor

There will never be a new world order until women are a part of it.

Alice Paul, activist

No woman gets an orgasm from shining the kitchen floor.

Betty Friedan, activist

Of all the nasty outcomes predicted for women's liberation...none was more alarming than the suggestion that women would eventually become just like men.

Barbara Ehrenreich, writer

Men spend their whole lives showing that they're strong and silent. They fight for independence the way women struggle to connect.

George Weinberg, psychologist

The woman who is known only through a man is known wrong.

Henry Adams, historian

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

Josh Billings, comedian

In the sex-war thoughtlessness is the weapon of the male, vindictiveness of the female.

Cyril Connolly, intellectual

She learned to say things with her eyes that others waste time putting into words

Corey Ford,

The female of the genus homo is economically dependent on the male. He is her food supply.

Charlotte Perkins Gilman, writer

Women still remember the first kiss after men have forgotten the last.

Remy De Gourmont, novelist

Men naturally resent it when women take greater liberties in dress than men are allowed.

Michael Korda, novelist

To have a man who can flirt is next thing to indispensable to a leader of society.

Margaret Oliphant, novelist

There are three things men can do with women: love them, suffer for them, or turn them into literature.

Stephen Stills, musician

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

Source Unknown,

If women were humbler, men would be more honest.

Sir John Vanbrugh,

Men, their rights and nothing more; women, their rights and nothing less.

Susan B. Anthony, activist

These impossible women! How they do get around us! The poet was right: Can't live with them, or without them.

Aristophanes, poet

When an individual is kept in a situation of inferiority, the fact is that he does become inferior.

Simone de Beauvoir, writer

There are some women who should barely be spoken to; they should only be caressed.

Edgar Degas, artist

The happiest women, like the happiest nations, have no history.

George Eliot, author

Women who seek to be equal with men lack ambition.

Timothy Leary, educator

Male supremacy has kept woman down. It has not knocked her out.

Clare Boothe Luce, dramatist

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

Aristotle Onassis, businessman

To please a woman is to say 'please' to a woman...but at other times not.

Michael Wakcher,

Therefore if you insist upon fighting to protect me, or

Virginia Woolf, author

I've heard it said that the most dangerous animal on the planet is the adolescent male.

Jacqueline Novogratz,

Although women do two-thirds of the world's labor, they own less than one percent of the world's assets.

Isabel Allende, writer

All places where women are excluded tend downward to barbarism; but the moment she is introduced, there come in with her courtesy, cleanliness, sobriety, and order.

Harriet Beecher Stowe, author

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, president

Women ought to feel a peculiar sympathy in the colored man's wrong, for, like him, she has been accused of mental inferiority, and denied the privileges of a liberal education.

Angelina Grimke, activist

Convent - a place of retirement for women who wish for leisure to meditate upon the sin of idleness.

Ambrose Bierce, journalist

Respect for self is the beginning of cultivating virtue in men and women.

Gordon B. Hinckley, clergyman

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