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Women have been kicking ass for centuries.
~By Yancy Butler ~


A major problem for Black women, and all people of color, when we are challenged to oppose anti-Semitism, is our profound scepticism that white people can actually be oppressed.
~By Barbara Smith ~


It is, I think, harder for women. I haven't quite figured it out, and all of my women friends haven't figured it out -how the hell do you do this? How do you work and have families?
~By Julia Louis Dreyfus ~


I feel like I'm a very good role model for women.
~By Blu Cantrell ~


Certainly Dracula did bring a hell of a lot of joy to a hell of a lot of women. And if this erotic quality hadn't come out we'd have been very disappointed.
~By Terence Fisher ~


I mention my age because I find people in this country - women, not men, of course - women are so troubled by their age. There's a culture of youth, and it's a phony culture.
~By Teresa Heinz ~


Wine is the drink of the gods, milk the drink of babes, tea the drink of women, and water the drink of beasts.
~By John Stuart Blackie ~


The brave and capable women who served in Iraq and Afghanistan have performed admirably.
~By Susan Davis ~


Every man needs two women: a quiet home-maker, and a thrilling nymph.
~By Iris Murdoch ~


I was doing a children's book on self-esteem, and I really felt like I wanted to shed the shame I'd been feeling - and maybe make it easier for women my age who had probably felt bad about themselves.
~By Jamie Lee Curtis ~


In the different voice of women lies the truth of an ethic of care, the tie between relationship and responsibility, and the origins of aggression in the failure of connection.
~By Carol Gilligan ~


Women have to harness their power - its absolutely true. It's just learning not to take the first no. And if you can't go straight ahead, you go around the corner.
~By Cher ~


Yes. I was the first female colonel. I enjoyed being that kind of role model for young women watching the show. A woman can be a colonel! A woman can be in charge! Those were new ideas then.
~By Erin Gray ~


The next generation of women will enter a world in which they are perceived to have more opportunities for creating fulfilling lives than women have ever had before.
~By Elizabeth Debold ~


Women have seen that they have locked themselves up with feminist writing.
~By Nathalie Sarraute ~


Women, if the soul of the nation is to be saved, I believe that you must become its soul.
~By Coretta Scott King ~


Women in love are less ashamed than men. They have less to be ashamed of.
~By Ambrose Bierce ~


The trouble with life is that there are so many beautiful women and so little time.
~By John Barrymore ~


I don't want my daughter to be educated. I think women should just be decorative.
~By Richard Brautigan ~


Women are women, and hurray for that.
~By John Galliano ~


Russia is the only place where men and women can be free.
~By James Larkin ~


Men who care passionately for women attach themselves at least as much to the temple and to the accessories of the cult as to their goddess herself.
~By Marguerite Yourcenar ~


If more women want to be a part of the computer industry today, they have to do more to put themselves there. Nobody is keeping them out.
~By Roberta Williams ~


As costly as it was in the lives of our men and women in uniform, in military assets, and in esteem and pride, Pearl Harbor was a watershed moment for America.
~By Joe Baca ~


Billie and I did wonders for women's tennis. They owe me a piece of their checks.
~By Bobby Riggs ~


I had very supportive parents that made the way for me, even at a time when there were very few women - no women, really; maybe two or three women - and very few, fewer than that, African-American women heading in this direction, so there were very few people to look up to. You just had to have faith.
~By Leah Ward Sears ~


We're not going to pay attention to the silliness and the petty comments. And quite frankly, women have joined me in this effort, and so it's not about appearances. It's about effectiveness.
~By Katherine Harris ~


Women in the service put themselves in harms way to protect us and our Nation from threats at home and abroad. The least we can do is ensure they are protected when facing a horrible tragedy.
~By Louise Slaughter ~


There are two powers in the world; one is the sword and the other is the pen. There is a great competition and rivalry between the two. There is a third power stronger than both, that of the women.
~By Muhammad Ali Jinnah ~


Most women outlive their spouses. Divorce remains at record rates. It's important for a woman to be able to control her finances.
~By Maria Bartiromo ~


And nothing embittered me, which is important, because I think ethnic people and women in this society can end up being embittered because of the lack of affirmative action, you know.
~By James Earl Jones ~


The Martha Stewart trial makes clear how far women have risen in the business world. America can be proud of our equal-opportunity prosecution and conviction.
~By Rosabeth Moss Kanter ~


Men mourn for what they have lost; women for what they ain't got.
~By Josh Billings ~


In the seventies we had to make it acceptable for people to accept girls and women as athletes. We had to make it okay for them to be active. Those were much scarier times for females in sports.
~By Billie Jean King ~


There is also an epidemic of infertility in this country. There are more women who have put off child-bearing in favor of their professional lives. For them, the only way they are going to have a family is to adopt from China.
~By Iris Chang ~


Hence, within the space of two generations there has been a complete revolution in the attitude of the trades-unions toward the women working in their trades.
~By Florence Kelley ~


I always say that bad women are fewer than men, but when you get one, they're fascinating because they're so rotten.
~By Ann Rule ~


It will be a pity if women in the more conventional mould are to be phased out, for there will never be anyone to go home to.
~By Anita Brookner ~


Whatever they may be in public life, whatever their relations with men, in their relations with women, all men are rapists and that's all they are. They rape us with their eyes, their laws, their codes.
~By Marilyn French ~


A divorcee is a women who got married so she didn't have to work, but now works so she doesn't have to get married.
~By Anna Magnani ~


We Abolition Women are turning the world upside down.
~By Angelina Grimke ~


As far as I knew white women were never lonely, except in books. White men adored them, Black men desired them and Black women worked for them.
~By Maya Angelou ~


Our men and women in our armed forces are the real heroes in this conflict.
~By Wayne Allard ~


Too many women throw themselves into romance because they're afraid of being single, then start making compromises and losing their identity. I won't do that.
~By Julie Delpy ~


If everybody in this town connected with politics had to leave town because of chasing women and drinking, you would have no government.
~By Barry Goldwater ~


As I walk around, I have met 70-year-old women who live on the Upper West Side who love the show. And I met a couple in Kansas - a couple of truck drivers who drove around together - who loved it. It's popular all over the place and definitely in the gay community.
~By Lee Tergesen ~


England is the paradise of women, the purgatory of men, and the hell of horses.
~By John Florio ~


Bourgeois society is not fundamentally opposed to the bourgeois women's movement, which is proven by the fact that in various states reforms of private and public laws concerning women have been initiated.
~By Clara Zetkin ~


Women should try to increase their size rather than decrease it, because I believe the bigger we are, the more space we'll take up, and the more we'll have to be reckoned with.
~By Roseanne Barr ~


If American men are obsessed with money, American women are obsessed with weight. The men talk of gain, the women talk of loss, and I do not know which talk is the more boring.
~By Marya Mannes ~


And, over the last thirty years we have seen men's participation in both housework and childcare has increased and women's have stayed at about the same.
~By James Levine ~


The men resent a woman getting any honour in what they consider is essentially their field. Men painters mostly despise women painters. So I have decided to stop squirming, to throw any honour in with Canada and women.
~By Emily Carr ~


Women are most fascinating between the ages of 35 and 40 after they have won a few races and know how to pace themselves. Since few women ever pass 40, maximum fascination can continue indefinitely.
~By Christian Dior ~


I do not believe in using women in combat, because females are too fierce.
~By Margaret Mead ~


That is partly why women marry - to keep up the fiction of being in the hub of things.
~By Elizabeth Bowen ~


The country needs the political work of women today as much as it has ever needed woman in any other work at any other time.
~By Judith Ellen Foster ~


Each test pilot I know considers him, or herself, now that there are women, to be the very best. It's very demeaning to step down the ladder once in a while.
~By Wally Schirra ~


In Hollywood, the women are all peaches. It makes one long for an apple occasionally.
~By W. Somerset Maugham ~


Most women's pictures are as boring and as formulaic as men's pictures. In place of a car chase or a battle scene, what you get is an extreme closeup of a woman breaking down.
~By Frances McDormand ~


When I was in my early 20s, I had my hair permed. Bad idea! It turned into total frizz. My advice to women is, if you have nice hair already, don't get a perm, leave your hair alone!
~By Mariska Hargitay ~


My mom was a source of strength.She showed me by example that women, regardless of how difficult life may get, can do it all.
~By Gloria Estefan ~


Women get more unhappy the more they try to liberate themselves.
~By Brigitte Bardot ~


Since I've been in Playboy myself in Australia, I love it, and I think it's really empowering and positive towards women, which is not a view that many women hold.
~By Dannii Minogue ~


Perhaps the strongest evidence that women have as broad and deep a capacity for physical aggression as men is anecdotal. And as with men, this capacity has expressed itself in acts from the brave to the brutal, the selfless to the senseless.
~By Katherine Dunn ~


I think it will be truly glorious when women become real people and have the whole world open to them.
~By Isak Dinesen ~


Women have no government.
~By Victoria Woodhull ~


And with the rape, I was showing why the rape statistics are exaggerated, and saying that date rape was much more complex than the way feminists had portrayed it, as men oppressing women.
~By Warren Farrell ~


There are so many great players on the men's - and women's - side. Hopefully I can keep improving and eventually play in the Masters.
~By Michelle Wie ~


If I went out in killer heels and full makeup, blow dry, the whole thing - anyone dressed up like that could be intimidating to men and women, really. It's so, look at me. Do you know what I mean? But I love women.
~By Rachel Weisz ~


This is what sexual liberation chiefly accomplishes - it liberates young women to pursue married men.
~By George Gilder ~


Women who have had no lovers, or having had one, two or three, have not found a husband, have perhaps rather had a miss than a loss, as men go.
~By Samuel Richardson ~


First of all it's usually women who run these higher primate sanctuaries, rarely men. They are white. They come from privileged backgrounds. They are educated.
~By Russell Banks ~


Good-humoured, unaffected girls, will not do for a man who has been used to sensible women. They are two distinct orders of being.
~By Jane Austen ~


Not only is women's work never done, the definition keeps changing.
~By Bill Copeland ~


Social Security makes up a much larger share of total retirement income for unmarried women and minorities than it does for married couples, unmarried men and whites.
~By Diane Watson ~


There's no doubt that Mexican men and women full of dignity, willpower and a capacity for work are doing the work that not even blacks want to do in the United States.
~By Vicente Fox ~


Men naturally resent it when women take greater liberties in dress than men are allowed.
~By Michael Korda ~


Women are incredible in groups together. Terrifying. Men have nothing on them.
~By Michael Hutchence ~


Seventy-five percent of women who smoke would like to quit, and yet only two to three percent quit every year... It's significant because we can help women quit smoking.
~By David Satcher ~


If we mean to have heroes, statesmen and philosophers, we should have learned women.
~By Abigail Adams ~


Women, we might as well be dogs baying the moon as petitioners without the right to vote!
~By Susan B. Anthony ~


Money and women are the most sought after and the least known about of any two things we have.
~By Will Rogers ~


It's also very painful, because I feel, and I know, probably all women my age and older feel like we're better and have more to give and are more fun now.
~By Barbara Hershey ~


Even now, after whatever gains feminism has made in involving fathers in the rearing of their children, I still think virtually all of us spend the most formative years of our lives very much in the presence of women.
~By Reynolds Price ~


I think that the day you've figured out the differences between women and men is the day that you're no longer attracted to women. It's the difference that is so fantastic and frustrating and angering, and really sexy.
~By Kiefer Sutherland ~


Women speak because they wish to speak, whereas a man speaks only when driven to speak by something outside himself like, for instance, he can't find any clean socks.
~By Jean Kerr ~


Five days a week I drive from our home to the Episcopal Cathedral Center of Los Angeles where I have an office, my computer, and a wonderful sense of community - especially nurtured by the presence of several younger gay men and women who are good friends.
~By Malcolm Boyd ~


The women who inspired this play deserved to be smacked across the head with a meat ax and that, I flatter myself, is exactly what I smacked them with.
~By Clare Boothe Luce ~


New York City has finally hired women to pick up the garbage, which makes sense to me, since, as I've discovered, a good bit of being a woman consists of picking up garbage.
~By Anna Quindlen ~


Violent crime is a solved problem - all they have to do is repeal the laws that keep those intelligent, capable, and responsible men and women from arming themselves, and violent crime evaporates like dry ice on a hot summer day.
~By L. Neil Smith ~


Nature says women are human beings, men have made religions to deny it. Nature says women are human beings, men cry out no!
~By Taslima Nasrin ~


There's a whole lot of songs that men just can't do. The words are from another time and represent too much of an emotional commitment, whereas women can say that because of who they are.
~By Boz Scaggs ~


This world crisis came about without women having anything to do with it. If the women of the world had not been excluded from world affairs, things today might have been different.
~By Alice Paul ~


It is true that they paid much more attention to the trade unions because the trade unions were after all speaking for the rights and conditions of working men and women in their employment.
~By Barbara Castle ~


Postmodernism is an academic theory, originating in academia with an academic elite, not in the world of women and men, where feminist theory is rooted.
~By Catharine MacKinnon ~


If it weren't for women, men would still be wearing last week's socks.
~By Cynthia Nelms ~


Women were freed from positive duties when they could not perform them, but not when they could.
~By Henrietta Szold ~


Silence is an ornament for women.
~By Sophocles ~


I like my whisky old and my women young.
~By Errol Flynn ~


Models now need to promote themselves, think like businesswomen and diversify their careers by doing other things. Chances are very slim that a mere model will become a household name today.
~By Tyra Banks ~

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