If you're a gifted flirt, talking about the price of eggs will do as well as any other subject.
A sense of humor is a major defense against minor troubles.
Age is a slowing down of everything except fear.
It's the most unhappy people who most fear change.
All women are basically in competition with each other for a handful of eligible men.
A husband only worries about a particular Other Man; a wife distrusts her whole species.
With men, as with women, the main struggle is between vanity and comfort; but with men, comfort often wins.
We are all born brave, trusting and greedy, and most of us remain greedy.
Money is much more exciting than anything it buys.
It's innocence when it charms us, ignorance when it doesn't.
The woman just ahead of you at the supermarket checkout has all the delectable groceries you didn't even know they carried
A woman asks little of love: only that she be able to feel like a heroine.
Good-looking girls break hearts, and goodhearted girls mend them.
Women flirt to keep their stock high, men to get somewhere.
Life is a mixed blessing, which we vainly try to unmix.