~Mignon McLaughlin, The Neurotic's Notebook, 1960 You have to have the kind of body that doesn't need a girdle in order to get to pose in one. ~Author Unknown If a woman must make a fool of herself, the least a man can do is to let her be one in her own way. If a woman has the strength to bear a child, she can swing a sword as well as any man. Accept your responsibility, and meet it. If abused she will burn it down. Yet it remains the funniest! They just quietly do it and survive with a smile.
~Ian Fleming There are three things men can do with women: love them, suffer for them, or turn them into literature. Either pair of shoes is fine. ~Elissa Melamed If your husband expects you to laugh, do so; if he expects you to cry, don't; if you don't know what he expects, what are you doing married? When a day starts with an inspiring quote, everything seems to go well and the all the situations through the day seems to happen because of your understanding. No crime and lots of happy fat women. A queen is not afraid to fail. ~Louis de Bernières, Captain Corelli's Mandolin It's the good girls who keep the diaries; the bad girls never have the time.
Whether this happens because they stay so long and attend their work so diligently that they forget the faces and persons which they first sat down with, or whatever it is, they seldom rise from the toilet the same woman they appeared when they began to dress. Be proud of the strong woman that you are today, because you have gone through so much in order to become her. ~Art Buchwald, 1974 Woman begins by resisting a man's advances and ends by blocking his retreat. Women are the real architects of society. ~Mike Dobbertin, quoted in A 5th Portion of Chicken Soup for the Soul Woman's virtue is man's greatest invention. Never feel the need to apologize for being a strong woman. ~Gilda Radner She wore a short skirt and a tight sweater and her figure described a set of parabolas that could cause cardiac arrest in a yak.
You educate a woman, educate a generation. She is one of those delightful subjects we can discuss, concuss, and rediscuss from every imaginable point of view, ad infinitum, world without end, without ever coming to any final conclusion, because woman is not final herself. Nothing makes woman more beautiful than the belief that she is beautiful Anonymous 8. But every single day, she still manages to do it. This woman is made of steel. ~John Vanbrugh, The Relapse, 1696 A man never knows how to say goodbye; a woman never knows when to say it. You do not have to necessarily act masculine in order to be a strong woman.
~Author unknown Once a woman has given you her heart, you can never get rid of the rest of her. Be strong and shine amongst the people who never believed in you. It is a question of who is going to stop you. Anything a man says after that is the beginning of a new argument. A wise woman puts a grain of sugar into everything she says to a man, and takes a grain of salt with everything he says to her.
God gave us time to live, but we have so distorted it that we have only time to perish. Normally, men are up there and they only share the power to themselves. They say that if you want something to be said then you should ask a man, but if you want something to be done then you should ask a woman. The girls who were unanimously considered beautiful often rested on their beauty alone. ~Author Unknown Men get laid, but women get screwed.
~George Eliot, The Mill on the Floss Men look at themselves in mirrors. ~Robert Graves What men desire is a virgin who is a whore. ~Mignon McLaughlin, The Second Neurotic's Notebook, 1966 I married beneath me — all women do. Instead, you have to become stronger so that you are able to get the power that you deserve and start making a difference in your own life and possibly, the whole world. Who needs superheroes, when you have Mom? They need to accept those weak points and let women take over. ~Matthew Prior They may talk of a comet, or a burning mountain, or some such bagatelle; but to me a modest woman, dressed out in all her finery, is the most tremendous object of the whole creation.
A woman is never stronger when she has armed herself with her weaknesses. She is just what she advertises. Because the Compunction is less. ~Joseph Addison All women are basically in competition with each other for a handful of eligible men. Every time a woman stands up for herself, she is standing up for all women. Our country was built by strong women, and we will continue to break down walls and defy stereotypes. The strongest, most radical thing that a woman can do is love herself.
. The woman who walks alone is likely to find herself in places no one has ever been before. Women are angels, and when someone breaks your wings…We simply continue to fly…On a broomstick. Simon If you are ever in doubt as to whether to kiss a pretty girl, always give her the benefit of the doubt. A strong woman can also be vulnerable at the same time. Accept your duty, and do it. Behind the fall of a successful man is usually another woman.
~Marcel Proust, Albertine disparue, 1925 That's the trouble with us. Otherwise, you will threaten the man. Women must try to do things as men have tried. ~Arnold Haultain No man who respects his mother or loves his sister, can speak disparagingly of any woman; however low she may seem to have sunk, she is still a woman. A strong woman is someone who raises other women up instead of tearing them down. A weak man will say she has an attitude.