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Women Quotes

Albert Einstein
When a man sits with a pretty girl for an hour, it seems like a minute. But let him sit on a hot stove for a minute-and it's longer than any hour. That's relativity.
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Albert Einstein
Women marry men hoping they will change. Men marry women hoping they will not. So each is inevitably disappointed.
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Mae West
Women with "pasts" interest men because men hope that history will repeat itself.
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Dave Barry
What Women Want: To be loved, to be listened to, to be desired, to be respected, to be needed, to be trusted, and sometimes, just to be held. What Men Want: Tickets for the world series.
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William Shakespeare
Women speak two languages - one of which is verbal.
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I like my women to be feminine, not sliding into tackles and covered in mud.
Brian Clough Permalink
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Oscar Wilde
Woman begins by resisting a man's advances and ends up blocking his retreat.
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Even the wisest men make fools of themselves about women, and even the most foolish women are wise about men
Theodore Reik Permalink
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Oscar Wilde
The strength of women comes from the fact that psychology cannot explain us. Men can be analyzed, women merely adored.
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It sucks that it has to be categorized as 'chick rock' instead of just rock because so many women usually just play pop or country. I grew up on Joan Jett and the Runaways so I don't think it necessarily has to be like that.
Abby Gennet Permalink
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I call on the kidnappers to release this journalist unconditionally and I shall work towards the release of Iraqi women.
Adnan Dulaimi Permalink
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Each year, over 900 young women in East Texas find themselves in a desperate situation and faced with an unplanned pregnancy. Every year East Texas shows its overwhelming support for area crisis pregnancy centers by participating in the annual KSWP/KAVX World's Largest Baby Shower.
Al Ross Permalink
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In all the horror films that I have done, all of those women were strong women. I don't feel I ever played the victim, although I was always in jeopardy.
Adrienne Barbeau Permalink
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Heterosexuality has been forcibly and subliminally imposed on women.Yet everywhere women have resisted it, often at the cost of physical torture, imprisonment, psychosurgery, social ostracism, and extreme poverty.
Adrienne Rich Permalink
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No woman is really an insider in the institutions fathered by masculine consciousness. When we allow ourselves to believe we are, we lose touch with parts of ourselves defined as unacceptable by that consciousness; with the vital toughness and visionary strength of the angry grandmothers, the fierce market women of the Ibo's Women's War, the marriage-resisting women silk workers of pre-Revolutionary China, the millions of widows, midwives, and the women healers tortured and burned as witches for three centuries in Europe.
Adrienne Rich Permalink
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I prefer the word "homemaker" because "housewife" always implies that there may be a wife someplace else
Bella Abzug Permalink
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Samuel Johnson
Nature has given women so much power that the law has very wisely given them little.
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Chauncey Depew
A pessimist is a man who thinks all women are bad. An optimist is one who hopes they are.
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Whatever women do they must do twice as well as men to be thought half as good. Luckily, this is not difficult.
Charlotte Whitton Permalink
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Oscar Wilde
There is only one real tragedy in a woman's life. The fact that her past is always her lover, and her future invariably her husband.
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We have many women CEOs around the state of Florida. We're seeing that around South Florida, Central Florida.
Alex Sanchez Permalink
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Women were becoming more sassy and finding a voice for themselves. I can relate to that a lot.
Alex Ellis Permalink
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Alexis de Tocqueville, ,
I have no hesitation in saying that although the American woman never leaves her domestic sphere and is in some respects very dependent within it, nowhere does she enjoy a higher station. And if anyone asks me what I think the chief cause of the extraordinary prosperity and growing power of this nation, I should answer that it is due to the superiority of their women.
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Women who came into the program were very depressed and very anxious, and very angry and their marriages were in trouble - and all sorts of turmoil. Within 10 weeks, they were feeling better, a lot better.
Alice Domar Permalink
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It's so clear that you have to cherish everyone. I think that's what I get from these older black women, that every soul is to be cherished, that every flower Is to bloom.
Alice Walker Permalink
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We expect to be able to accommodate all of the residents who want to remain in Palmer and any women who want to move there. If no one [from Somerville] is interested in moving to Palmer, then we would not open it up to the general [female] population.
Alicia Browne Permalink
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We're women; we have double standards to live up to
Ally McBeal Permalink
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I come from a long line (of strong black women) and have been involved with strong black women, so I have to (make) Original Woman a strong character. She could never be the back half of Omega Man. It just couldn't happen.
Alonzo Washington Permalink
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When they first started doing these, ... a lot of women would kiss the envelopes with lipstick just the way they do with love letters. So as they were going through the processing machines, the lipstick would build up and it would jam the machines. So they had to do Public Service Announcements saying, 'Please don't kiss your letters!' It was called the Scarlet Scourge.
Andrew Carroll Permalink
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I think this is a very difficult job, especially for women - there are too few roles around. I never let myself rest on my laurels.
Amanda Burton Permalink
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