Woman must write her self: must write about women and bring women to writing, from which they have been driven away as violently as from their bodies – for the same reasons, by the same law, with the same fatal goal. Woman must put herself into the text – as into the world and into history – by her own movement.
The truth is not wonderful enough to suit the newspapers; so they enlarge upon it, and invent ridiculous embellishments.
I have nothing against women. As a matter of fact there’s something about them that I love, but I just can’t put my finger on it.
Men who care passionately for women attach themselves at least as much to the temple and to the accessories of the cult as to their goddess herself.
We are persons of quality, I assure you, and women of fashion, and come to see and to be seen.
One woman reads another’s character Without the tedious trouble of deciphering
There was never a great man who had not a great mother.
Don’t get bitter, just get better.
As daughters of God we are each unique and different in our circumstances and experiences. And yet our part matters—because we matter.
If we’re not growing, we must feel guilty, because we are not fulfilling Christ’s demand.
I was just born to swing, that’s all.
Thou art blind to the danger of marrying a woman who feels and acts out the principle of equal rights.
You know, it’s hard work to write a book. I can’t tell you how many times I really get going on an idea, then my quill breaks. Or I spill ink all over my writing tunic.
True beauty is not related to what color your hair is or what color your eyes are. True beauty is about who you are as a human being, your principles, your moral compass.
Women are one of the Almighty’s enigmas to prove to men that He knows more than they do.
Women like to sit down with trouble – as if it were knitting.
Why couldn’t I be more like other girls my age? Take Mrs. Brown’s niece. She spent every waking hour sizing up this beau or that, stitching tea towels and petticoats and putting aside a little each month for a set of Spode Buttercup dishes.
If you don’t value what you have, you’re sure to lose it.
Religion, like water, may be free, but when they pipe it to you, you’ve got to help pay for the piping. And the piper.
Many husbands today pitch in to help with household chores – it’s called partnership.
Love is what enables us to bridge the gap of disappointment when others don’t live up to the expectations we have of them.