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Sometimes I wonder if men and women really suit each other. Perhaps they should live next door and just visit now and then.
But while they prate of economic laws, men and women are starving. We must lay hold of the fact that economic laws are not made by nature. They are made by human beings.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Women prefer to talk in twos, while men prefer to talk in threes.
G. K. Chesterton
I could sooner reconcile all Europe than two women.
Louis XIV of France
The most mediocre of males feels himself a demigod as compared with women.
Simone de Beauvoir
There's no such thing as society. There are individual men and women, and there are families. And no government can do anything except through people, and people must look to themselves first.
It will be a pity if women in the more conventional mould are to be phased out, for there will never be anyone to go home to.
Women are so much in love with compliments that rather than want them, they will compliment one another, yet mean no more by it than the men do.
If I were a girl, I'd despair. The supply of good women far exceeds that of the men who deserve them.
Gradually, everything that happens in the world is coming to be of interest everywhere in the world, and, gradually, thoughtful men and women everywhere are sitting in judgment upon the conduct of all nations.
As with most liberal sexual ideas, what makes the world a better place for men invariably makes it a duller and more dangerous place for women.
Seeing their children touched and seared and wounded by race prejudice is one of the heaviest crosses which colored women have to bear.
Mary Church Terrell
We can't destroy the inequities between men and women until we destroy marriage.
Poverty is a solved problem - all they have to do is abolish taxes and regulations which cripple those intelligent, capable, and responsible men and women and destroy their productive capacity, then stand back and watch the economy boom.
L. Neil Smith
England is the paradise of women, the purgatory of men, and the hell of horses.
Work for black women has been an important and valued dimension of Afrocentric definitions of black motherhood.
Patricia Hill Collins
If ever two were one, then surely we.
If ever man were loved by wife, then thee;
If ever wife was happy in a man,
Compare with me ye women if you can.
Men act and women appear. Men look at women. Women watch themselves being looked at.
Not a day passes over the earth but men and women of no note do great deeds, speak great words, and suffer noble sorrows. Of these obscure heroes, philosophers, and martyrs the greater part will never be known.
There is no sign of leaf or bud,
A hush is over everything —
Silent as women wait for love,
The world is waiting for the spring.
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