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But what is woman? Only one of nature's agreeable blunders.

By nice women . . . you probably mean selfish women who have no more thought for the underprivileged, overworked women than a pussycat in a sunny window for the starving kitten in the street. Now in that sense I am not a nice woman, for I do care.

Can we today measure devotion to husband and children by our indifference to everything else?

Cbercbez lafemme. (Find the woman.)

Each suburban housewife spends her time presiding over a power plant sufficient to have staffed the palace of a Roman emperor with a hundred slaves.

Earth's noblest thing, a Woman perfected.

Educating a beautiful woman is like pouring honey into a fine Swiss watch: everything stops.

Even the most respectable woman has a complete set of clothes in her wardrobe ready for a possible abduction.

Feminism is the most revolutionary idea there has ever been. Equality for women demands a change in the human psyche, more profound than anything Marx dreamed of. It means valuing parenthood as much as we value banking.

For the female of the species is more deadly than the male.

Frailty, thy name is woman!

From birth to 18 a girl needs good parents. From 18 to 35, she needs good looks. From 35 to 55, good personality. From 55 on, she needs good cash. I'm saving my money.

Grace was in all her steps, heaven in her eye, In every gesture dignity and love.

Has a woman who knew that she was well dressed ever caught a cold?

Have you any notion how many books are written about women in the course of one year? Have you any notion how many are written by men? Are you aware that you are, perhaps, the most discussed animal in the universe?

Heav'n has no rage, like love to hatred turn'd, Nor Hell a fury, like a woman scorn'd.

Honor to women! they twine and weave the roses of heaven into the life of man; it is they that unite us in the fascinating bonds of love; and, concealed in the modest veil of the graces, they cherish carefully the external fire of delicate feeling with holy hands.

Housework is what a woman does that nobody notices unless she hasn't done it.

I don't know of anything better than a woman if you want to spend money where it will show.

I have met with women who I really think would like to be married to a poem, and to be given away by a novel.


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