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A good cigar is as great a comfort to a man as a good cry is to a woman.
~ Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton | ( British politician, poet and critic. ) | 1803-1873 | Men and Women
quotes Division : Critics   
     
A man can be happy with any woman, as long as he does not love her.
~ Oscar Wilde | ( Irish poet and dramatist. ) | 1854-1900 | Men and Women
quotes Division : Dramatists   
     
A man of sense only trifles with them, plays with them, humors and flatters them, as he does with a sprightly and forward child; but he neither consults them about, nor trusts them with, serious matters.
~ Lord Chesterfield | (British statesman. ) | 1694-1773 | Men and Women
quotes Division : Statesmen and politicians   
     
A woman who gives any advantage to a man may expect a lover -- but will sooner or later find a tyrant.
~ Lord Byron | ( British poet. ) | 1788-1824 | Men and Women
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
And when a woman's will is as strong as the man's who wants to govern her, half her strength must be concealment.
~ George Eliot | ( British writer. ) | 1819-1880 | Men and Women
quotes Division : British Authors and Writers   
     
As vivacity is the gift of women, gravity is that of men.
~ Joseph Addison | (English essayist and poet ) | 1672 - 1719 | Men and Women
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
As vivacity is the gift of women, gravity is that of men.
~ Joseph Addison | (English essayist and poet ) | 1672 - 1719 | Men and Women
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
Between men and women there is no friendship possible. There is passion, enmity, worship, love, but no friendship.
~ Oscar Wilde | ( Irish poet and dramatist. ) | 1854-1900 | Men and Women
quotes Division : Dramatists   
     
But as to women, who can penetrate the real sufferings of their she condition? Man's very sympathy with their estate has much of selfishness and more suspicion. Their love, their virtue, beauty, education, but form good housekeepers, to breed a nation.
~ Lord Byron | ( British poet. ) | 1788-1824 | Men and Women
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
But there certainly are not so many men of large fortune in the world as there are of pretty woman to deserve them.
~ Jane Austen | (English novelist. ) | 1775-1817 | Men and Women
quotes Division : Novelists   
     
Either sex alone is half itself.
~ Lord Alfred Tennyson | ( British poet. ) | 1809-1892 | Men and Women
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
Every woman is like a time-zone. She is a nocturnal fragment of your journey. She brings you unflaggingly closer to the next night.
~ Jean Baudrillard | (French sociologist, and philosopher. ) | 1929-2007 | Men and Women
quotes Division : French Philosophers   
     
For the woman, the man is a means: the end is always the child.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche | ( German-Swiss philosopher and writer. ) | 1844-1900 | Men and Women
quotes Division : German Philosophers   
     
Girls we love for what they are; men for what they promise to be.
~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe | ( German poet ) | 1749-1832 | Men and Women
quotes Division : German Poets   
     
He is half of a blessed man. Left to be finished by such as she; and she a fair divided excellence, whose fullness of perfection lies in him.
~ William Shakespeare | ( British poet and playwright. ) | 1564-1616 | Men and Women
quotes Division : Playwrights   
     
I must have women -- there is nothing unbends the mind like them.
~ John Gay | ( English poet and dramatist. ) | 1685-1732 | Men and Women
quotes Division : Dramatists   
     
I should like to know what is the proper function of women, if it is not to make reasons for husbands to stay at home, and still stronger reasons for bachelors to go out.
~ George Eliot | ( British writer. ) | 1819-1880 | Men and Women
quotes Division : British Authors and Writers   
     
I tell you there isn't a thing under the sun that needs to be done at all, but what a man can do better than a woman, unless it's bearing children, and they do that in a poor make-shift way; it had better ha been left to the men.
~ George Eliot | ( British writer. ) | 1819-1880 | Men and Women
quotes Division : British Authors and Writers   
     
I think the worst woman that ever existed would have made a man of very passable reputation -- they are all better than us and their faults such as they are must originate with ourselves.
~ Lord Byron | ( British poet. ) | 1788-1824 | Men and Women
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
If women were as fastidious as men, morally or physically, there would be an end of the race.
~ George Bernard Shaw | ( Irish writer. ) | 1856-1950 | Men and Women
quotes Division : Irish writers   
     
It is the woman who chooses the man who will choose her.
~ Paul Géraldy | (French poet. ) | 1885-1983 | Men and Women
quotes Division : French poets   
     

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