426 Total Quotes

Woman Quotes

She came to meet me in person and she didn't find me. The kidnapping of this woman is an insult to me and to my work. I am making every effort to release Iraqi women detainees and this kidnapping will obstruct my efforts.
Adnan Dulaimi Permalink
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She came to meet me in person and she didn't find me. The kidnapping of this woman is an insult to me and to my work. To the men who are kidnapping her: You know that the woman has a special status in our religion, our culture and our principles.
Adnan Dulaimi Permalink
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the most beautiful woman in the world.
Aishwarya Rai Permalink
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Lord Alfred Tennyson
The woman is so hard upon the woman
Lord Alfred Tennyson Permalink
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When a woman like that whom I've seen so much, All of a sudden drops out of touch; Is always busy and never can, Spare you a moment, it means a man
Alice Miller Permalink
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Alphonse De Lamartine,
There is a woman at the begining of all great things.
Alphonse De Lamartine, Permalink
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Like it was, wow, this woman has spent the equivalent of my lifetime pursuing this one thing.
Alvin Sykes Permalink
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unceremoniously shoved his father out of the way and went to confront the woman. ... He raised the shotgun and pointed it at the woman.
Andrew Benson Permalink
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Andrew Jackson
Anne's work reaches a broad audience. She had a one-woman show in the Red Light District of San Francisco at the Shooting Gallery next to a park where they actually do shoot up. You can't predict where her art will go, just that it will.
Andrew Jackson Permalink
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The Woman in White,
Andrew Webber Permalink
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I think for a woman, the hardest thing about growing old is becoming invisible. There's something very front and center about being young.
Amy Grant Permalink
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Cassy Peerson is a young woman who lives in a car on a beach in an unnamed California town and works as a mermaid at a strip club.
Andy Brown Permalink
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The modern rule is that every woman should be her own chaperone.
Amy Vanderbilt Permalink
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One step up from perfume, the handbag is also the most accessible item an ordinary working woman can afford from a very exclusive house. Status bags are a cheap thrill, comparatively speaking, for those who want business class but are living coach.
Anna Johnson Permalink
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I'll be an old woman with gray hair.
Anna Lee Permalink
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Sigmund Freud
I have yet not been able to answer the great question that has never been answered. 'What does a woman want?
Sigmund Freud Permalink
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Any woman who is a playwright is already a feminist.
Sarah Ruhl Permalink
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I don't go out without make up. I'm a woman, you know
Shakira Permalink
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Long before 'having it all' was a statement that women made, Vivi was that woman.
Gary Jones Permalink
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Saul Bellow
All a writer has to do to get a woman is to say he's a writer. It's an aphrodisiac.
Saul Bellow Permalink
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A beautiful woman can be painted as a totem only; not as a woman, but as a Madonna, a queen, a sphinx.
Saul Steinberg Permalink
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One of the best things for a woman to hear is that she is sexy.
Scarlett Johansson Permalink
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It's hard to be taken seriously as a woman because there are a lot of things out there that have shunned women's wrestling; it's turned into catfights and bra and panty matches. I think the fans sometimes would be just happy if we just pulled our hair and rolled around. I understand that there's that physical appearance you have to have and I work really hard at it. I work out every day and keep a healthy diet.
Shantelle Taylor Permalink
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[Only in the plural is a woman likely to be called a guy .] You can say, 'Call Mary and Jane and see if those guys want to come to dinner tonight,' ... but you can't say, 'I wanted to invite Alice, but the guy wasn't answering her calls.' This usage may be related to the tendency to use guy as a kind of perky pseudo-pronoun - nowadays you hear people using a phrase like 'those guys ' to refer to everything from ski boots to PowerPoint slides.
Geoffrey Nunberg Permalink
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[Only in the plural is a woman likely to be called a guy.] You can say, 'Call Mary and Jane and see if those guys want to come to dinner tonight, ... but you can't say, 'I wanted to invite Alice, but the guy wasn't answering her calls.' This usage may be related to the tendency to use guy as a kind of perky pseudo-pronoun - nowadays you hear people using a phrase like 'those guys' to refer to everything from ski boots to PowerPoint slides.
Geoffrey Nunberg Permalink
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I would lay aside the wisest book to talk to a stupid woman
George Moore Permalink
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[The virus in the dead woman] seems like a virus that has gone directly from birds, ... reassuring for all of us.
Georg Petersen Permalink
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Behind every great collection, there is a great woman.
Sharon Chang Permalink
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Sharon was chosen because of her worldwide appeal as a beautiful and desirable woman in her 40's, who is clever and independent.
Sharon Stone Permalink
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I don't want to register as a woman beater. I'm not a woman beater. I just had one incident of losing control for a moment.
Scott Johnson Permalink
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