Quotations About / On: WOMEN
A man who is good with women isn't good with women but a man who is good with one woman is best with women.
(Life and dating)
'Women cannot understand a man's inner fights; men cannot understand a woman's losses.'
Proposing a woman is simpler than convincing a typical rural man that the woman you have seen and loved is the right woman for you
(Honorable Prince Kedamile-Koti)
He is every woman's man and every man's woman.
(Gaius Scribonius Curio (d. 53 B.C.), Roman consul. Quoted in Suetonius, "Julius," sect. 52, Lives of the Caesars.
Of Julius Caesar.)
Women's liberation is the liberation of the feminine in the man and the masculine in the woman.
(Corita Kent (b. 1918), U.S. artist. Quoted in Los Angeles Times (July 11, 1974).)
America is essentially a woman's countrywhy shouldn't the leading novelists be women?
(Henry Miller (1891-1980), U.S. author. repr. In The Best of Henry Miller, ed. Lawrence Durrell (1960). "Reunion in Brooklyn," Sunday After the War (1944).)
The literature of women's lives is a tradition of escapees, women who have lived to tell the tale.
(Phyllis Rose (b. 1942), U.S. biographer. Women's Lives, Introduction, p. 32, Norton (1993).)
Since woman's rights have come up a young woman is better able to fight her own battle.
(Anthony Trollope (1815-1882), British novelist. Miss Thoroughbung, in Mr. Scarborough's Family, vol. 3, ch. xxvi, London, Chatto and Windus (1883).)
It's only women who are not really quite women at all, frivolous women who have no idea, who neglect repairs.
(Marguerite Duras (b. 1914), French author, filmmaker. "House and Home," Practicalities (1987, trans. 1990).)
"Women's fashion" is a euphemism for fashion created by men for women.
(Andrea Dworkin (b. 1946), U.S. feminist critic. Pornography, ch. 4 (1981).)