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Women lie about their age; men lie about their income.
– William Feather
women life is very hard, morning wash cloths, noon dry cloths, evening iron clothes, night remove cloths, late mid night search clothes..
– Yassine Aumerally
Women like silent men. They think they're listening.
– Marcel Archard
Women love us for our defects. If we have enough of them, they will forgive us everything, even our intellects.
– Oscar Wilde
Women never reason and therefore they are, comparatively, seldom wrong. They judge instinctively of what falls under their immediate observation or experience, and do not trouble themselves about remote or doubtful consequences. If they make no profound discoveries, they do not involve themselves in gross absurdities. It is only by the help of reason and logical inference, according to Hobbes, that ?man becomes excellently wise or excellently foolish.?
– Hazlitt
Women of quality are so civil, you can hardly distinguish love from good breeding.
– William Wycherley
Women over fifty already form one of the largest groups in the population structure of the western world. As long as they like themselves, they will not be an oppressed minority. In order to like themselves they must reject trivialization by others of who and what they are. A grown woman should not have to masquerade as a girl in order to remain in the land of the living.
– Germaine Greer
Women prefer men who have something tender about them -- especially the legal kind.
– Kay Ingram
Women remember the first kiss, men remember the last.
– Unknown
Women serve but to keep a man from better company.
– William Wycherley
Women should be obscene and not heard.
– Groucho Marx
Women should be permitted to volunteer for non-combat service, they should not be accepted, voluntarily or through the draft, as combat soldiers. We know of no comparable ways of training women and girls, and we have no real way of knowing whether the kinds of training that teach men both courage and restraint would be adaptable to women or effective in a crisis. But the evidence of history and comparative studies of other species suggest that women as a fighting body might be far less amenable to the rules that prevent warfare from becoming a massacre and, with the use of modern weapons, that protect the survival of all humanity. This is what I meant by saying that women in combat might be too fierce.
– Margaret Mead
Women still remember the first kiss after men have forgotten the last.
– Remy de Gourmont
Women thrive on novelty and are easy meat for the commerce of fashion. Men prefer old pipes and torn jackets.
– Anthony Burgess
Women upset everything. When you let them into your life, you find that the woman is driving at one thing and you're driving at another.
– George Bernard Shaw
Women want medicore men. and men are working hard to become as medicore as possible.
– Margaret Mead
Women want mediocre men, and men are working hard to become as mediocre as possible.
– Margaret Mead
Women want mediocre men, and men are working to become as mediocre as possible.
– Margaret Mead
Women who seek to be equal with men lack ambition.
– Timothy Leary
Women with body image or eating disorders are not a special category, just more extreme in their response to a culture that emphasizes thinness and impossible standards of appearance for women instead of individuality and health.
– Gloria Steinem
Women with pasts interest men... they hope history will repeat itself.
– Mae West
Women's Liberation is just a lot of foolishness. It's the men who are discriminated against. They can't bear children. And no one's likely to do anything about that.
– Golda Meir
Women?s wealth is beauty, learning, that of men.
– Burmese Proverb
Wonder is from surprise, and surprise stops with experience.
– Robert South
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
– Greek Proverb

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