Aphorisms by theme: Women

The silliest woman can manage a clever man; but it needs a very clever woman to manage a fool.

Rudyard Kipling

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By theme : Men Relations Women
The majority of women have no principles of their own; they are guided by the heart, and depend for their own conduct, upon that of the men they love.

Jean de La Bruyere

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By theme : Behavior Women
Never expect women to be sincere, so long as they are educated to think that their first aim in life is to please.

Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach

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By theme : Education Society Women
A woman will flirt with anybody in the world as long as other people are looking on.

Oscar Wilde

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By theme : Cynicism Humor Women
No woman ever falls in love with a man unless she has a better opinion of him than he deserves.

Edgar Watson Howe

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By theme : Love Men Relations Women
It is valueless to a woman to be young unless pretty, or to be pretty unless young.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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By theme : Women
Every blue-stocking will remain a spinster as long as there are sensible men on the earth.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

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By theme : Behavior Women
Men always want to be a woman`s first love - women like to be a man`s last romance.

Oscar Wilde

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By theme : Love Men Relations Women
Why does a man take it for granted that a girl who flirts with him wants him to kiss her - when, nine times out of ten, she only wants him to want to kiss her?

Helen Rowland

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By theme : Men Relations Women
Whatever evil a man may think of women, there is no woman but thinks more.

Nicolas de Chamfort

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By theme : Men Relations Women
If ever a man and his wife, or a man and his mistress, who pass nights as well as days together, absolutely lay aside all good breeding, their intimacy will soon degenerate into a coarse familiarity, infallibly productive of contempt or disgust.

Philip Chesterfield

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By theme : Behavior Men Relations Women
Men have broad and large chests, and small narrow hips, and more understanding than women, who have but small and narrow breasts, and broad hips, to the end they should remain at home, sit still, keep house, and bear and bring up children.

Martin Luther

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By theme : Men Women
Look for the woman in the dress. If there is no woman, there is no dress.

Coco Chanel

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By theme : Fashion Women
There is only one thing to do for a man who is married to a woman who enjoys spending money, and that is to enjoy earning it.

Edgar Watson Howe

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By theme : Humor Men Money Wit Women
Maids want nothing but husbands, and when they have them, they want everything.

William Shakespeare

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By theme : Behavior Women
A woman isn`t complete without a man. But where do you find a man - a real man - these days?

Mae West

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By theme : Humor Men Women
Women equitable, logical, and utterly just! Mercy upon us! If they were, population would cease, the world would be a howling wilderness.

William Makepeace Thackeray

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By theme : Women
Women prefer emotions to reasoning.

Stendhal

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By theme : Feelings Reason Women
It is now quite lawful for a Catholic woman to avoid pregnancy by a resort to mathematics, though she is still forbidden to resort to physics or chemistry.

Henry Louis Mencken

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By theme : Humor Religion Wit Women
In the first woman we love, we love everything. Growing older, we love the woman only.

Honore de Balzac

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By theme : Love Women
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