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Without words, without writing and without books there would be no history, there could be no concept of humanity.
– Hermann Hesse
Witness at all times. If necessary, use words.
– St. Francis of Assissi
Witticisms please as long as we keep them within boundaries, but pushed to excess they cause offense.
– Phaedrus
Wives are people who feel they don't dance enough.
– Groucho Marx
Wives are young men's mistresses; companions for middle age, and old men's nurses.
– Francis Bacon
Wives in their husbands' absences grow subtler, And daughters sometimes run off with the butler.
– George Gordon Byron
Woe be to him that reads but one book.
– George Herbert
Woe to him inside a nonconformist clique who does not conform with nonconformity.
– Eric Hoffer
Woe to him who teaches men faster than they can learn.
– Will Durant
Woe to that nation whose literature is cut short by the intrusion of force. This is not merely interference with freedom of the press but the sealing up of a nation's heart, the excision of its memory.
– Salman Rushdie
Woe to the house where the hen crows and the rooster is still.
– Danish proverb
Woe to the man whose heart has not learned while young to hope, to love - and to put its trust in life.
– Joseph Conrad
Woe to you, my Princess, when I come... you shall see who is the stronger, a gentle little girl who doesn't eat enough or a big wild man who has cocaine in his body.
– Sigmund Freud
Woe, woe, woe... in a little while we shall all be dead. Therefore let us behave as though we were dead already.
– Raymond Chandler
Woke up this morning. CHECK
– Tom Zegan
Wolves which batten upon lambs, lambs consumed by wolves, the strong who immolate the weak, the weak victims of the strong: there you have Nature, there you have her intentions, there you have her scheme: a perpetual action and reaction, a host of vices, a host of virtues, in one word, a perfect equilibrium resulting from the equality of good and evil on earth.
– Marquis de Sade
Woman -- for example, look at her case! She turns tantalizing inviting glances on you. You seize her. No sooner does she feel herself in your grasp than she closes her eyes. It is a sign of her mission, the sign by which she says to man: Blind yourself, for I am blind.
– Luigi Pirandello
Woman begins by resisting a man's advances and ends by blocking his retreat.
– Oscar Wilde
Woman cannot be free until man's mind is liberated from the megalomania! His self-exaltation is the mother of the gender inequalities. Till we eliminate his exacerbated narcissism, woman will remain unfree!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Woman does not forget she needs the fecundator, she does not forget that everything that is born of her is planted in her.
– Anaïs Nin
Woman has curves so that man is curved. (La femme a des courbes Pour que l'homme se courbe)
– Charles de LEUSSE
Woman is the future of man. That means that the world which was once formed in man's image will now be transformed to the image of woman. The more technical and mechanical, cold and metallic it becomes, the more it will need the kind of warmth that only the woman can give it. If we want to save the world, we must adapt to the woman, let ourselves be led by the woman, let ourselves be penetrated by the Ewigweiblich, the eternally feminine!
– Milan Kundera
Woman is the salvation or the destruction of the family. She carries its destiny in the folds of her mantle.
– Henri-Frederic Amiel
Woman was created last so she wouldn’t have to wait for someone to talk to.
– Vikrant Parsai
Woman's honor is nice as ermine; it will not bear a soil.
– John Dryden

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