Quotes about women
You, too, women, cast away all the cowards from your embraces; they will give you only cowards for children, and you who are the daughters of the land of beauty must bear children who are noble and brave.
England is the paradise of women, the purgatory of men, and the hell of horses.
I can promise you that women working together — linked, informed and educated — can bring peace and prosperity to this forsaken planet.
Marry an outdoors woman. Then if you throw her out into the yard on a cold night, she can still survive.
The test of civilization is its estimate of women.
Feminism isn't simply about being a woman in a position of power. It's battling systemic inequities; it's a social justice movement that believes sexism, racism and classism exist and interconnect, and that they should be consistently challenged.
Abortion opponents say women seek abortions in haste and confusion. Pro-choicers reply: Abortion is the most difficult, agonizing decision a woman ever makes.
The great and almost only comfort about being a woman is that one can always pretend to be more stupid than one is and no one is surprised.
Women have talent and intelligence but, due to social constraints and prejudices, it is still a long distance away from the goal of gender equality.
Great woman belong to history and to self sacrifice.
Famous phrases about women
The battle for women's rights has been largely won.
A woman knows the face of the man she loves as a sailor knows the open sea.
The sweetest of all sounds is that of the voice of the woman we love.
Men are not the enemy, but the fellow victims. The real enemy is women's denigration of themselves.
It is better for a woman to compete impersonally in society, as men do, than to compete for dominance in her own home with her husband, compete with her neighbors for empty status, and so smother her son that he cannot compete at all.
Time and trouble will tame an advanced young woman, but an advanced old woman is uncontrollable by any earthly force.
Give a girl the right shoes, and she can conquer the world.
Our women's union members and other women are really excellent and praiseworthy.
I think any woman who has felt violated or felt mistreated in any way, they have every right to speak up.
A woman's outfit says a lot about her.