15 Total Quotes

Clare+Boothe Luce Quotes

No woman has ever so comforted the distressed or distressed the comfortable. [On Eleanor Roosevelt]
Clare Boothe Luce
#Comfort

Communism is the opiate of the intellectuals [With] no cure except as a guillotine might be called a cure for dandruff.
Clare Boothe Luce
#Communism

Lying increases the creative faculties, expands the ego, lessens the friction of social contacts. It is only in lies, wholeheartedly and bravely told, that human nature attains through words and speech the forbearance, the nobility, the romance, the idealism, that -- being what it is -- it falls so short of in fact and in deed.
Clare Boothe Luce
#Lies And Lying

A man's home may seem to be his castle on the outside; inside, it is more often his nursery.
Clare Boothe Luce
#Home

Always remember, Peggy, it's matrimonial suicide to be jealous when you have a really good reason.
Clare Boothe Luce
#Jealousy

Politicians talk themselves red, white, and blue in the face.
Clare Boothe Luce
#American Dramatist

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

Because I am a woman, I must make unusual efforts to succeed. If I fail, no one will say, She doesn't have what it takes. They will say, Women don't have what it takes.
Clare Boothe Luce
#Women #inspirational #Quote of the Day

A man's home may seem to be his castle on the outside; inside is more often his nursery.
Clare Boothe Luce
#American Dramatist

But if God wanted us to think with our wombs, why did he give us a brain.
Clare Boothe Luce
#American Dramatist

Censorship, like charity, should begin at home, but, unlike charity, it should end there.
Clare Boothe Luce
#American Dramatist

It is matrimonial suicide to be jealous when you have a really good reason.
Clare Boothe Luce
#American Dramatist