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355 Greatest Quotes About Woman


A woman, especially, if she have the misfortune of knowing anything, should conceal it as well as she can. Jane Austen
I have plowed and planted and gathered into barns, and no man could head me. And aren't I a woman? Sojourner Truth
When a woman gets dressed up to go out at night, she wants to give 50% away, and hold the rest back. If you're an open book, there's no allure. Alexander McQueen
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
When a woman rises up in glory, her energy is magnetic and her sense of possibility contagious. Marianne Williamson
The true man wants two things: danger and play. For that reason he wants woman, as the most dangerous plaything. Friedrich Nietzsche
A woman's dress should be like a barbed-wire fence: serving its purpose without obstructing the view. Sophia Loren
If you listen to a woman, you'll know what she wants. Logic
It sometimes happens that a woman is handsomer at twenty-nine than she was ten years before. Jane Austen
I want to be a giving woman and just a nice person in general. Serena Williams
The only gossip I'm interested in is things from the Weekly World News - 'Woman's bra bursts, 11 injured'. That kind of thing. Johnny Depp
I must not write a word to you about politics, because you are a woman. John Adams
As a woman I have no country. As a woman my country is the whole world. Virginia Woolf
When I say to you, there is nobody like me, and there never was, that is a statement I want every woman to feel and make about themselves. Lady Gaga
A woman's guess is much more accurate than a man's certainty. Rudyard Kipling
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
One should never trust a woman who tells one her real age. A woman who would tell one that would tell one anything. Oscar Wilde
The respect and protection of woman and of maternity should be raised to the position of an inalienable social duty and should become one of the principles of human morality. Maria Montessori
Each time a woman stands up for herself, without knowing it possibly, without claiming it, she stands up for all women. Maya Angelou
How wrong it is for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself. Anais Nin
If you want something said, ask a man; if you want something done, ask a woman. Margaret Thatcher
I have lived and slept in the same bed with English countesses and Prussian farm women... no woman has excited passions among women more than I have. Florence Nightingale
I want everyone to wear what they want and mix it in their own way. That, to me, is what is modern. Karl Lagerfeld
They courted the face on the screen, the face of translucence, the face of wax on which men found it possible to imprint the image of their fantasy. Anais Nin
A reading man and woman is a ready man and woman, but a writing man and woman is exact. Marcus Garvey
We all require and want respect, man or woman, black or white. It's our basic human right. Aretha Franklin
A pretty woman is a welcome guest. Lord Byron
Behind every successful man is a woman, behind her is his wife. Groucho Marx
The silliest woman can manage a clever man; but it needs a very clever woman to manage a fool. Rudyard Kipling
It is fatal to be a man or woman pure and simple: one must be a woman manly, or a man womanly. Virginia Woolf
What a strange thing is man! And what a stranger is woman. Lord Byron
For most of history, Anonymous was a woman. Virginia Woolf
Society, being codified by man, decrees that woman is inferior; she can do away with this inferiority only by destroying the male's superiority. Simone de Beauvoir
The beauty of a woman must be seen from in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides. Audrey Hepburn
There's nothing wrong with a woman being comfortable, confident. Selena Gomez
I think it's a wonderful time for a woman. Reba McEntire
A woman must have money and a room of her own if she is to write fiction. Virginia Woolf
A woman has the age she deserves. Coco Chanel
When I see myself as an old woman, I just think about being happy. And hopefully, I'll still be fly. Rihanna
Your clothes should be tight enough to show you're a woman but loose enough to show you're a lady. Marilyn Monroe
Men who think that a woman's past love affairs lessen her love for them are usually stupid and weak. Marilyn Monroe
Woman is not made to be the admiration of all, but the happiness of one. Edmund Burke
A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water. Eleanor Roosevelt
No matter what a woman looks like, if she's confident, she's sexy. Paris Hilton
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 woman is never sexier than when she is comfortable in her clothes. Vera Wang
She's kind of a walking poem, she's this perfect beauty...but at the same time very deep, very smart. Johnny Depp
A man's only as old as the woman he feels. Groucho Marx
I'm a woman. I have a right to change my mind. Sidney Sheldon
A woman can't be alone. She needs a man. A man and a woman support and strengthen each other. She just can't do it by herself. Marilyn Monroe