woman Quotes

55 of the best book quotes about woman
  1. #1
    “A woman who cannot honor her own feelings will not find them honored by anyone else.”
  2. #2
    “I am a good woman, I hope; and I know my duty.”
  3. #3
    “Beauty is an internal light, a spiritual radiance that all women have but most women hide, unconsciously denying its existence.”
  4. #4
    “A woman who writes has power, and a woman with power is feared.”
  5. #5
    “What we do not claim remains invisible. That is why the process of personal transformation — the true work of spiritual growth, whether couched in religious terms or not — is the only antidote to the pernicious effects of society’s backlash against genuine female empowerment.”
  6. #6
    “Society programs us, through the subliminal messages of popular culture, to believe that we’re not truly desirable as women unless we adhere to the current standards of physical beauty.”
  7. #7
    ″[Woman’s] sensibility had been educated for centuries by the influences of the common sitting room. People’s feelings were impressed on her; personal relations were always before her eyes. Therefore, when the middle-class woman took to writing, she naturally wrote novels.”
  8. #8
    “Who knows what hazards thy delay may bring? Woman’s a various and a changeful thing.”
    The Aenid
  9. #9
    “By innocence I swear, and by my youth,
    I have one heart, one bosom and one truth,
    And that no woman has, nor never none
    Shall mistress be of it, save I alone.”
  1. #10
    “The woman who is truly self-aware knows that her self is a light from beyond this world, a spiritual essence that has nothing to do with the physical world.”
  2. #11
    “When a woman rises up in glory, her energy is magnetic and her sense of possibility contagious.”
  3. #12
    “Denver looked up at her. She did not know it then, but it was the word ‘baby’, said softly with such kindness, that inaugurated her life in the world as a woman”
  4. #13
    “I shall never forgive God for making me a woman, and dearly am I beginning to pay for the honour of owning a pretty face.”
  5. #14
    “When it comes to swords, a queen is only a woman after all.”
  6. #15
    “Well, the matter is, sir, that you can’t take a girl up like that as if you were picking up a pebble on the beach.”
  7. #16
    “I have said before that metaphors are dangerous. Love begins with a metaphor. Which is to say, love begins at the point when a woman enters her first word into our poetic memory.”
  8. #17
    “Depart from my temple, and cover your heads, and loosen the garments girt around you, and throw behind your backs the bones of your great mother.”
  9. #18
    “There was the woman I was before my mom died and the one I was now, my old life sitting on the surface of me like a bruise.”

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  1. #19
    “Die then, and love the dead if thou must; No woman shall be the master while I live.”
  2. #20
    “But no living man am I! You look upon a woman. Éowyn I am, Éomund’s daughter. You stand between me and my lord and kin. Begone if you be not deathless! For living or dark undead, I will smite you, if you touch him.”
  3. #21
    ″ When men and women are able to respect and accept their differences then love has a chance to blossom.”
  4. #22
    “When she says ‘I feel like you are not even here,’ he says ‘What do you mean I’m not here? Of course I am here. Don’t you see my body?’ ”
  5. #23
    “When a woman’s wave rises she feels she has an abundance of love to give, but when it falls she feels her inner emptiness and needs to be filled up with love.”
  6. #24
    “A woman should not be judged for needing this reassurance, just as a man should not be judged for needing to withdraw.”
  7. #25
    “Men are motivated when they feel needed while women are motivated when they feel cherished.”
  8. #26
    “Men need to remember that women talk about problems to get close and not necessarily to get solutions.”
  9. #27
    “Because she is afraid of not being supported, she unknowingly pushes away the support she needs.”
  1. #28
    “I...have a woman in my arms who has suffered greatly and desperately needs to believe once again that she is beautiful.”
  2. #29
    “In my arms is a woman who has given me a Skywatcher’s Cloud Chart, a woman who knows all my secrets, a woman who knows just how messed up my mind is, how many pills I’m on, and yet she allows me to hold her anyway. ”
  3. #30
    “You could be the most perfect woman on the Lord’s green earth—you’re capable of interesting conversation, you cook a mean breakfast, you hand out backrubs like sandwiches, you’re independent (which means, to him, that you’re not going to be in his pockets)—but if he’s not ready for a serious relationship, he’s going to treat you like a sports fish.”
  4. #31
    “He looked at her, instead of through her, for the first time since they were engaged. From a Leonardo she had become a living woman.”
  5. #32
    “We need to talk. For a man, few words are as menacing as those four — especially when a woman is the one saying them and he’s on the receiving end. Those four words can mean only two things to men: either we did something wrong or, worse, you really literally just want to talk.”
  6. #33
    “What makes pornography so addictive is that more than anything else in a lost man’s life, it makes him feel like a man without ever requiring a thing of him. The less a guy feels like a real man in the presence of a real woman, the more vulnerable he is to porn.”
  7. #34
    “I wasn’t mean; I wasn’t evil. I was nice. And let me tell you, a hesitant man is the last thing in the world a woman needs. She needs a lover and a warrior, not a Really Nice Guy.”
  8. #35
    “Was ever woman in this humour wooed?
    Was ever woman in this humour won?”
  9. #36
    “Being alive and being a woman is all I got but being colored is a metaphysical dilemma I haven’t conquered yet”

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  1. #37
    “You know a woman is strong, beautiful, and secure by the way she empowers and inspires others.”
  2. #38
    “I was surprised to see a woman. I didn’t think they had woman psychiatrists. This woman was a cross between Myrna Loy and my mother.”
  3. #39
    “He appreciated a business-like person, but the litany of regulations that rolled off the woman’s tongue made him nervous.”
  4. #40
    “I have often felt that I would find it more complicated, troublesome and unpleasant to ascertain the feelings by which a woman lives than to plumb the innermost thoughts of an earthworm.”
  5. #41
    ″ One of the most disappointing things that you, as a woman, could ever go through is falling in love with a man that can’t love you and respect you because he hasn’t learned to love and respect himself yet.”
  6. #42
    ″ You could be doing everything right; working, cooking, cleaning, great sex...everything. But if it’s for the wrong man, that still won’t be enough to keep him.”
  7. #43
    ″ A good woman’s love is powerful. Some of you have a good woman’s and will never experience the true power of her love because your inconsistencies prevent her from being able to fully love you the way she wants to. ”
  8. #44
    “You will always go into that tent. You will see her scar and wonder where she got it. You will always be amazed at how one woman can have so much black hair.”
  9. #45
    “I’d never known it was like this for a woman. Never. We’d always been sent to Aunt Josie’s when Mamma’s time was near. We would stay there overnight, and when we came back, there was Mamma smiling with a new baby in her arms.”
  1. #46
    “What do you tell a woman with a black eye?
    Shoulda listened.
    What do you tell a woman with two black eyes?
    Nothin’. She’s already been told twice.”
  2. #47
    “I would go there with a pretty young woman, a strange woman, a quiet woman.”
  3. #48
    “So, Ariadne was the babe with the ball of twine and the plan.”
  4. #49
    “And once I got old enough for such a thing to be a possibility, he told me that a man must be responsible for any seed he sows, for it’s his duty to take care of a woman and protect her. And if I wasna prepared to do that, then I’d no right to burden a woman with the consequences of my own actions.”
  5. #50
    “We think you’ll find that every woman in her heart of hearts longs for three things: to be romanced, to play an irreplaceable role in a great adventure, and to unveil beauty. That’s what makes a woman come alive.”
  6. #51
    “That longing in the heart of a woman to share life together as a great adventure-that comes straight from the heart of God, who also longs for this. He does not want to be an option in our lives. He does not want to be an appendage, a tagalong. Neither does any woman. ”
  7. #52
    “Ask Jesus to show you your beauty. Ask him what he thinks of you as a woman. His words to us let us rest and unveil our beauty.”
  8. #53
    “A woman is a warrior too. But she is meant to be a warrior in a uniquely feminine way. Sometime before the sorrows of life did their best to kill it in us, most young women wanted to be a part of something grand, something important.”
  9. #54
    “Instead of asking, ‘What should a woman do—what is her role?’ it would be far more helpful to ask, ‘What is a woman—what is her design?’ and, ‘Why did God place Woman in our midst?”
  10. #55
    “She was a beautiful woman dragging a crippled foot and I was that foot. I was bricks sewn into the hem of her clothes, I was a steel dress.”
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