742 Greatest Quotes About Women
The first problem for all of us, men and women, is not to learn, but to unlearn.
I'm proud to be black and white and look the way I look. I'm proud to not speak down on women or glorify things that are unimportant.
A man can be short and dumpy and getting bald but if he has fire, women will like him.
Curve: The loveliest distance between two points.
Women must pay for everything. They do get more glory than men for comparable feats, but, they also get more notoriety when they crash.
Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.
Republicans may learn they can't appeal to right-wing patriarchs and most women at the same time.
Why should men arrogate to themselves the right to regulate female purity?
I don't know if I'm a feminist, but I just know that I am all for outspoken, powerful women.
The most mediocre of males feels himself a demigod as compared with women.
Simone de Beauvoir
There are only two types of women - goddesses and doormats.
Make a difference about something other than yourselves.
I'm no longer accepting the things I cannot change...I'm changing the things I cannot accept.
The emphasis must be not on the right to abortion but on the right to privacy and reproductive control.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg
The true man wants two things: danger and play. For that reason he wants woman, as the most dangerous plaything.
I knew what my job was; it was to go out and meet the people and love them.
Women - always in trouble with them, but can't live without them.
She was sensible and clever, but eager in everything; her sorrows, her joys, could have no moderation.
When women go wrong, men go right after them.
To understand how any society functions you must understand the relationship between the men and the women.
As a woman I have no country. As a woman my country is the whole world.
It is the woman who chooses the man who will choose her.
The best way to hold a man is in your arms.
If women want any rights more than they's got, why don't they just take them, and not be talking about it.
If women are expected to do the same work as men, we must teach them the same things.
A woman's guess is much more accurate than a man's certainty.
People, even more than things, have to be restored, renewed, revived, reclaimed, and redeemed; never throw out anyone.
[On women's role in the home:] Every wife, mother and housekeeper feels at present that there is some screw loose in the household situation.
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
You're not gonna tell me who I am. I'm gonna tell you who I am.
Never marry at all, Dorian. Men marry because they are tired, women, because they are curious: both are disappointed.
I think that women who know who they are are beautiful.
Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another steppingstone to greatness.
Obviously, there is much similarity among the challenges of transgender people and all women - from health care to harassment to discrimination in the workplace.
What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.
The man who loves other countries as much as his own stands on a level with the man who loves other women as much as he loves his own wife.
In the '50s, too many women, even though they were very smart, they tried to make the man feel that he was brainier. It was a sad thing.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg
The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
Edgar Allan Poe
How wrong it is for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself.
If you want something said, ask a man; if you want something done, ask a woman.
my courage always rises with every attempt to intimidate me.
The soul should always stand ajar, ready to welcome the ecstatic experience.
I want to be known for what I am, black and white, because I'm proud of both.
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.
Man does not control his own fate. The women in his life do that for him.
Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.
Deprived of meaningful work, men and women lose their reason for existence; they go stark, raving mad.