One distressing thing is the way men react to women who assert their equality: their ultimate weapon is to call them unfeminine. They think she is anti-male; they even whisper that she's probably a lesbian.
Women are naturally good motivators, good at juggling different projects and issues at the same time, and more cooperative rather than aggressive and confrontational.
Lesbian existence comprises both the breaking of a taboo and the rejection of a compulsory way of life. It is also a direct or indirect attack on the male right of access to women.
All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does. That's his.
Women have been called queens for a long time, but the kingdom given them isn
Marriage, to women as to men, must be a luxury, not a necessity; an incident of life, not all of it. And the only possible way to accomplish this great change is to accord to women equal power in the making, shaping and controlling of the circumstances of life.
Women are tenacious, and all of them should be tenacious of respect; without esteem they cannot exist; esteem is the first demand that they make of love.
When women love, they forgive everything, even our crimes; when they do not love, they cannot forgive anything, not even our virtues.
Lonely men seek companionship. Lonely women sit at home and wait. They never meet.
Humankind is made up of two sexes, women and men. Is it possible for humankind to grow by the improvement of only one part while the other part is ignored? Is it possible that if half of a mass is tied to earth with chains that the other half can soar into skies?
Women like silent men. They think they're listening.
Women really do rule the world. They just haven't figured it out yet. When they do, and they will, we're all in big big trouble.
Whatever women must do they must do twice as well as men to be thought half as good. Luckily, this is not difficult.
Women complain about premenstrual syndrome, but I think of it as the only time of the month that I can be myself.
When women are depressed, they eat or go shopping. Men invade another country. It's a whole different way of thinking.
A pessimist is a man who thinks all women are bad. An optimist is a man who hopes they are.
Between men and women there is no friendship possible. There is passion, enmity, worship, love, but no friendship.
All women are flirts, but some are restrained by shyness, and others by sense.
The amount of women in London who flirt with their own husbands is perfectly scandalous. It looks so bad. It is simply washing one's clean linen in public.
Reputation is what men and women think of us. Character is what God and the angels know of us.
A man who pretends to understand women is ad manners. For him to really to understand them is bad morals.
Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.
If most men and women were forced to rely upon physical charm to attract lovers, their sexual lives would be not only meager but in a youth-worshiping country like America painfully brief.
A woman can defend her virtue from men much more easily than she can protect her reputation from women
I think all women go through periods where we hate this about ourselves, we don't like that. It's great to get to a place where you dismiss anything you're worried about. I find flaws attractive. I find scars attractive.