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Life on the planet is born of woman.
Adrienne Rich

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I am a woman above everything else.
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

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Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead.
Louisa May Alcott

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When a woman tells the truth she is creating the possibility for more truth around her.
Adrienne Rich

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The male is a domestic animal which, if treated with firmness, can be trained to do most things.
Jilly Cooper

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A woman's health is her capital.
Harriet Beecher Stowe

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With the man the world is his heart, with the woman the heart is her world.
Betty Grable

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I'd like to be the first model who becomes a woman.
Lauren Hutton

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Campaign behavior for wives: Always be on time. Do as little talking as humanly possible. Lean back in the parade car so everybody can see the president.
Eleanor Roosevelt

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No woman has to be a victim of physical abuse. Women have to feel like they are not alone.
Salma Hayek

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A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend. A successful woman is one who can find such a man.
Lana Turner

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One is not born, but rather becomes, a woman.
Simone De Beauvoir

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I am a liberated woman. And I do believe if a woman does equal work she should be paid equal money. But personally I am feminine and I do like male authority to lean on.
Julie Andrews

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Women have got to make the world safe for men since men have made it so darned unsafe for women.
Lady Nancy Astor

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I do not want a husband who honours me as a queen, if he does not love me as a woman.
Elizabeth I

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I wanted to be the kind of woman who would attract a certain kind of man that I could respect. That was my thinking. It had to do with the kind of couple I would be a part of.
Lisa Kudrow

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The history of all times, and of today especially, teaches that women will be forgotten if they forget to think about themselves.
Louise Otto

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The higher mental development of woman, the less possible it is for her to meet a congenial male who will see in her, not only sex, but also the human being, the friend, the comrade and strong individuality, who cannot and ought not lose a single trait of her character.
Emma Goldman

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I am happy to know that my husband regards me as a woman and a person.
Katherine Dunham

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When a woman tells the truth she is creating the possibility for more truth around her.
Adrienne Rich

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I am my own woman.
Evita Peron

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It is fatal to be a man or woman pure and simple: one must be a woman manly, or a man womanly.
Virginia Woolf

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I'd like to be the first model who becomes a woman.
Lauren Hutton

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Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
Janis Joplin

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I know I have the body of a weak and feeble woman, but I have the heart and stomach of a king, and of a king of England too.
Elizabeth I

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Character contributes to beauty. It fortifies a woman as her youth fades. A mode of conduct, a standard of courage, discipline, fortitude, and integrity can do a great deal to make a woman beautiful.
Jacqueline Bisset

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Life on the planet is born of woman.
Adrienne Rich

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I am not an angel and do not pretend to be. That is not one of my roles. But I am not the devil either. I am a woman and a serious artist, and I would like so to be judged.
Maria Callas

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Campaign behavior for wives: Always be on time. Do as little talking as humanly possible. Lean back in the parade car so everybody can see the president.
Eleanor Roosevelt

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Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
Margaret Thatcher

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Some men know that a light touch of the tongue, running from a woman's toes to her ears, lingering in the softest way possible in various places in between, given often enough and sincerely enough, would add immeasurably to world peace.
Marianne Williamson

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Some people think having large breasts makes a woman stupid. Actually, it's quite the opposite: a woman having large breasts makes men stupid.
Rita Rudner

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Male and female represent the two sides of the great radical dualism. But in fact they are perpetually passing into one another. Fluid hardens to solid, solid rushes to fluid. There is no wholly masculine man, no purely feminine woman.
Margaret Fuller

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The true worth of a race must be measured by the character of its womanhood.
Mary Mcleod Bethune

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The phrase "working mother" is redundant.
Jane Sellman

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When a woman like that whom I've seen so much, All of a sudden drops out of touch; Is always busy and never can, Spare you a moment, it means a man.
Alice Duer Miller

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Male and female represent the two sides of the great radical dualism. But in fact they are perpetually passing into one another. Fluid hardens to solid, solid rushes to fluid. There is no wholly masculine man, no purely feminine woman.
Margaret Fuller

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The male is a domestic animal which, if treated with firmness, can be trained to do most things.
Jilly Cooper

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Of all the wastes of human ignorance perhaps the most extravagant and costly to human growth has been the waste of the distinctive powers of womanhood after the child-bearing age.
Anna Garlin Spencer

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A man has only one escape from his old self: to see a different self in the mirror of some woman's eyes.
Clare Boothe Luce

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Women are the real architects of society.
Harriet Beecher Stowe

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A woman must have money and a room of her own if she is to write fiction.
Virginia Woolf

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What does it mean, being a woman?
Brigitte Bardot

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Male and female represent the two sides of the great radical dualism. But in fact they are perpetually passing into one another. Fluid hardens to solid, solid rushes to fluid. There is no wholly masculine man, no purely feminine woman.
Margaret Fuller

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It would be as wise to set up an accomplished lawyer to saw wood as a business as to condemn an educated and sensible woman to spend all her time boiling potatoes and patching old garments. Yet this is the lot of many a one who incessantly stitches and boils and bakes, compelled to thrust back out of sight the aspirations which fill her soul.
Sarah Grimke

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No, I don't understand my husband's theory of relativity, but I know my husband, and I know he can be trusted.
Elsa Einstein

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A woman has the age she deserves.
Coco Chanel

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I will feel equality has arrived when we can elect to office women who are as incompetent as some of the men who are already there.
Maureen Reagan

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There's a lot more to being a woman than being a mother, but there's a hell of a lot more to being a mother than most people suspect.
Roseanne Barr

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I've never been a waif; I have a womanly figure and always did.
Joely Fisher

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When a woman like that whom I've seen so much, All of a sudden drops out of touch; Is always busy and never can, Spare you a moment, it means a man.
Alice Duer Miller

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I am a woman above everything else.
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

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As a woman, I find it very embarrassing to be in a meeting and realize I'm the only one in the room with balls.
Rita Mae Brown

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Well behaved women rarely make history.
Laurel Thatcher Ulrich

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You would never expect a black woman to be the hero.
Sanaa Lathan

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One is not born, but rather becomes, a woman.
Simone De Beauvoir

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Remember no one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Eleanor Roosevelt

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