Woman In Afghanistan Quotes

A woman uses her intelligence to find reasons to support her intuition.

G. K. Chesterton

Most men find it difficult to remain true to a single woman, but relatively easy to be true to three or four at the same time.

Georges Courteline

In the early stages of a pregnancy, the Government cannot intervene with a woman's right to choose. That is it, plain and simple. Guess what. We are not going to be big brother or sister, as the case may be. We are going to allow a woman, her doctor, and her God to make that decision.

Barbara Levy Boxer

Behind the man is the Tree of Life, bearing twelve fruits, and the Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil is behind the woman; the serpent is twining round it.

Arthur E. Waite

An angry woman is vindictive beyond measure, and hesitates at nothing in her bitterness.

Jean-Antoine Petit-Senn

A woman who cannot be ugly, is not beautiful

Karl Kraus

A man who marries a woman to educate her falls victim to the same fallacy as the woman who marries a man to reform him

Elbert Hubbard

He heard that whenever a woman was to blame for a disappointment, the best way to avoid a scene was to inculpate oneself.

Sir Henry Maximilian Beerbohm

Of all the objects of hatred, a woman once loved is the most hateful.

Sir Henry Maximilian Beerbohm

There are two great unknown forces today, electricity and woman, but men can reckon much better on electricity than they can on woman.

Josephine K. Henry

A liberal is a man or a woman or a child who looks forward to a better day, a more tranquil night, and a bright, infinite future.

Leonard Bernstein

When a young woman tells me that she wants to become and actor, I say, 'No, be a writer. Or go to business school and learn how to run a studio.' The only real change will come from behind the scenes.

Halle Maria Berry

He was ugly, himself. Weird-ugly. But ugliness in a man doesn't matter, much. Ugliness in a woman is her life.

Joyce Carol Oates

It's nothing to be born ugly. Sensibly, the ugly woman comes to terms with her ugliness and exploits it as a grace of nature. To become ugly means the beginning of a calamity, self-willed most of the time.

Colette, Sidonie Gabrielle

According to usage and conventions which are at last being questioned but have by no means been overcome, the social presence of a woman is different in kind from that of a man...A man's presence suggests what he is capable of doing to you or for you... By contrast, a woman's presence expresses her own attitude to herself, and defines what can and cannot be done to her.

John Peter Berger

The mother of the year should be a sterilized woman with two adopted children.

Paul R. Ehrlich

A woman's dress should be like a barbed-wire fence: serving its purpose without obstructing the view.

Sophia Loren

Fortune has something of the nature of a woman. If she is too intensely wooed, she commonly goes the further away.

Charles V

When a woman behaves like a man, why doesn't she behave like a nice man?

Edith Evans

I am woman! I am invincible! I am pooped!

Unknown

A woman would rather visit her own grave than the place where she has been young and beautiful after she is aged and ugly.

Thomas Hardy

Only by being a man or woman for others does one become fully human.

Pedro Arrupe

To the old saying that man built the house but woman made of it a "home" might be added the modern supplement that woman accepted cooking as a chore but man has made of it a recreation

Emily Post

Listen to the cry of a woman in labor at the hour of giving birth - look at the dying man's struggle at his last extremity, and then tell me whether something that begins and ends thus could be intended for enjoyment.

Soren Kierkegaard

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