20 quotes about women

Photo credit: Congressman John Delaney

 1. “You should never be surprised when someone treats you with respect, you should expect it.”
― Sarah Dessen, Keeping the Moon

2. “The soul should always stand ajar, ready to welcome the ecstatic experience.”
— Emily Dickinson

3. “I am a Woman Phenomenally. Phenomenal Woman, that’s me.”
―Maya Angelou

4. “What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.”
― Jane Goodall


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5. “A lady’s imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to matrimony in a moment.
—Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice
6. Lock up your libraries if you like; but there is no gate, no lock, no bolt that you can set upon the freedom of my mind.
—Virginia Woolf, A Room of One’s Own

7. I would always rather be happy than dignified.
—Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre

8. I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naïve or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman.
–Anaïs Nin

9. You educate a man; you educate a man. You educate a woman; you educate a generation.
–Brigham Young

10. There are no good girls gone wrong – just bad girls found out.
—Mae West

11. Here’s all you have to know about men and women: women are crazy, men are stupid. And the main reason women are crazy is that men are stupid.
—George Carlin, When Will Jesus Bring The Pork Chops?

12. As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot.
—John Lennon

13. Above all, be the heroine of your life, not the victim.
—Nora Ephron

14. When a man gives his opinion, he’s a man. When a woman gives her opinion, she’s a bitch.
—Bette Davis

15. Well, it seems to me that the best relationships – the ones that last – are frequently the ones that are rooted in friendship. You know, one day you look at the person and you see something more than you did the night before. Like a switch has been flicked somewhere. And the person who was just a friend is… suddenly the only person you can ever imagine yourself with.
—Gillian Anderson


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16. A woman has to live her life, or live to repent not having lived it.
—D.H. Lawrence, Lady Chatterley’s Lover

17. What would men be without women? Scarce, sir…mighty scarce.
—Mark Twain

18. I hate to hear you talk about all women as if they were fine ladies instead of rational creatures. None of us want to be in calm waters all our lives.
—Jane Austen, Persuasion

19. How wrong is it for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself?
—Anaïs Nin

20. No woman really wants a man to carry her off; she only wants him to want to do it.
—Elizabeth Peters


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