Quotes About Women

Blake Lively
Blake Lively
American actress, model, director, and advocate
The Gucci woman can be the equestrian woman, the woman in the suit, the woman in the flowy bohemian dress, or the couture woman.
Jay-Z
Jay-Z
American rapper, songwriter, record executive, entrepreneur, and media proprietor
Males shouldnt be jealous. Thats a female trait.
E. L. James
E. L. James
British author
Women basically want the same thing - a good passionate story, a great fantasy - and for our partners to do the laundry and the washing up.
Ellen Douglas
Ellen Douglas
American author
But why should I cast myself in the ancient female part of victim of men's plots and passions?
Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope
English poet, translator, and satirist of the Augustan period
In men, we various ruling passions find; In women, two almost divide the kind Those, only fixed, they first or last obey, The love of pleasure, and the love of sway.
Aerin Lauder
Aerin Lauder
American Businesswoman
Estee Lauder was my grandmother. She was an iconic and powerful woman, but to us, she was just Estee. She was the first person to teach me how important it is to be passionate and proud of what you do, and always talked about 'balance.'
Audrey Hepburn
Audrey Hepburn
British Actress
The beauty of a woman is not in a facial mode but the true beauty in a woman is reflected in her soul. It is the caring that she lovingly gives the passion that she shows. The beauty of a woman grows with the passing years.
Kate Winslet
Kate Winslet
English actress
Femininity for me means happiness and freedom...freedom of being who you are in whatever shape or size you come in.
Yves Saint Laurent
Yves Saint Laurent
French fashion designer
The most beautiful clothes that can dress a woman are the arms of the man she loves. But for those who haven’t had the fortune of finding this happiness, I am there.
Kesha
Kesha
American singer and songwriter
I definitely think women are running it right now. We are not afraid to speak our minds. It's exciting because that's what I stand for, for people to be irreverent and to be themselves.
Aisha Tyler
Aisha Tyler
American actress, comedian, director, and talk show host
I don't think of myself as a role model, but I do feel like, for women out there who are trying to figure out who they are, the most important choice to make is to live a life that's true to who you are inside. And let your ideas and your heart and your mind drive your fashion choices.
Beyonce
Beyonce
American singer, songwriter, and actress
A true diva is graceful, and talented, and strong, and fearless and brave and someone with humility.
Oprah Winfrey
Oprah Winfrey
American talk show host, television producer, actress, author, and philanthropist
Dare to be different. Be a pioneer. Be a leader. Be the kind of woman who in the face of adversity will continue to embrace life and walk fearlessly toward the challenge.
Alanis Morissette
Alanis Morissette
Canadian-American musician, singer, songwriter, and actress
When someone says that I'm angry it's actually a compliment. I have not always been direct with my anger in my relationships, which is part of why I'd write about it in my songs because I had such fear around expressing anger as a woman.
Herman Melville
Herman Melville
American novelist, short story writer
Strange as it may seem, there is nothing in which a young and beautiful female appears to more advantage than in the art of smoking.
Dolores del Rio
Dolores del Rio
Mexican actress, dancer and singer
Take care of your inner, spiritual beauty. That will reflect in your face.
Alice Temperley
Alice Temperley
English fashion designer
I think fashion can always date, but I think if a woman has elegance, she doesnt date.
Alberto Korda
Alberto Korda
Cuban photographer
The beauty of women was the first expression of my photography.
Adlai Stevenson I
Adlai Stevenson I
American Politician
A beauty is a woman you notice; a charmer is one who notices you.
Aisling Bea
Aisling Bea
Irish actor, stand-up comedian and writer
My father’s death has given me a lot. It has given me a lifelong love of women, of their grittiness and hardness – traits that we are not supposed to value as feminine. It has also given me a love of men, of their vulnerability and tenderness – traits that we do not foster as masculine or allow ourselves to associate with masculinity.
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Austrian-American actor, former bodybuilder, film producer, businessman, and former politician
Women are the engine driving the growth in California's economy. Women make California's economy unique.
Cathy Freeman
Cathy Freeman
Australian former sprinter, who specialized in the 400 metres event
I like looking feminine and I enjoy being a role model. I enjoy being a woman. It all comes down to having the confidence to be who you are.
Christian Dior
Christian Dior
French fashion designer, best known as the founder of one of the world's top fashion houses Christian Dior SE
We were emerging from the period of war, of uniforms, of women-soldiers built like boxers. I drew women-flowers, soft shoulders, fine waists like liana and wide skirts like corolla.
Arundhati Roy
Arundhati Roy
Indian author
I am a woman who is a granddaughter of a lady who used to be beaten on the head by her husband, of a mother who went through hell because she was divorced and had to bring up these kids. And I can take 10 men out to lunch and pay the bill, and nobody even thinks twice about it. So don’t mess with me.
Alec Baldwin
Alec Baldwin
American actor, writer, comedian, film producer, and political activist
Men are literally lying in bed with their wives when the marriage is essentially over, thinking, 'I've got to get the hell out of here', and have a fantasy woman in mind. Then you get divorced, meet a woman, marry her, and by the time all that goes by, you've aged a few years and are ready to go back to your ex-wife.
Bethany Mota
Bethany Mota
American video blogger
Happy international woman's day to all of the beautifully strong women across the world
Gisele Bundchen
Gisele Bundchen
Brazilian model, activist, and businesswoman
I love that feeling of, you know, we are women, we are so different, our imperfections are what make us unique and beautiful.
Donna Air
Donna Air
English actress, television presenter and media personality
Having this lovely person in my life. My daughter is the funniest person I know and I couldn't imagine my life without her. I think it also starts an amazing journey in a woman. You don't obsess about yourself in the way you used to, as the bulk of your time isn't spent on you.
Alessia Cara
Alessia Cara
Canadian singer-songwriter
There's something so beautiful in a woman who loves her body and is confident.
Agatha Christie
Agatha Christie
English writer known for her 66 detective novels and 14 short story collections, particularly those revolving around fictional detectives Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple
Any woman can fool a man if she wants to and if he's in love with her.
Aeschylus
Aeschylus
Greek Poet
Married love between man and woman is bigger than oaths guarded by right of nature.
Carmen Dell'Orefice
Carmen Dell'Orefice
American supermodel and actress
I'm a working woman of 80 trying to work out what the image I can project is. How I can do it with, you know, dignity.
Gianni Versace
Gianni Versace
Italian fashion designer, socialite and businessman
Fashion needs incredible women, alive, stimulating, with style like Diana Vreeland. She is the most. The way she talks expresses all her values.
Beth Moore
Beth Moore
American Author
I think that what women need to hear is that there is life after failure.
Adrienne Rich
Adrienne Rich
American Poet
Life on the planet is born of woman.
Abby Johnson
Abby Johnson
American Activist
If Disney wants ideas for a princess, make her an independent woman, one who is not afraid to face the daily struggles of life, and refuses to wear expensive dresses. Because we all know life is messy, and those dresses are too pretty to get dirty.
David Crosby
David Crosby
American singer-songwriter and musician
The easiest way to get laid by a girl, or get rid of her, is to write a song about her.
Adam Smith
Adam Smith
Scottish Economist
Humanity is the virtue of a woman, generosity that of a man.
Arthur Edward Waite
Arthur Edward Waite
American-born british pot and scholarli mystic vgo urote ekhtensiveli on otscult and esoteric matters
Behind the man is the Tree of Life, bearing twelve fruits, and the Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil is behind the woman; the serpent is twining round it.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Alfred Lord Tennyson
British Poet
In the long years liker they must grow; The man be more of woman, she of man.
Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln
American President
If you think you can slander a woman into loving you, or a man into voting for you, try it till you are satisfied.
Abhinav Shukla
Abhinav Shukla
Indian Actor
Men get away with everything. But if a wife has an affair, she gets the blame. When husband has an affair The Other Woman' gets the bad name.
Abbey Clancy
Abbey Clancy
British Model
I'm constantly on the go and have found rushing round after a new born baby is the best form of exercise! I always remind myself that men appreciate a womanly shape and some curves!
A. N. Wilson
A. N. Wilson
English Writer
It is the woman - nearly always - in spite of all the advances of modern feminism, who still takes responsibility for the bulk of the chores, as well as doing her paid job. This is true even in households where men try to be unselfish and to do their share.
Alexander Herzen
Alexander Herzen
Russian Journalist
What breadth, what beauty and power of human nature and development there must be in a woman to get over all the palisades, all the fences, within which she is held captive!
Christina Aguilera
Christina Aguilera
American Musician
People expect me to cry, but I always laugh when things go wrong.
Ana Ivanovic
Ana Ivanovic
Serbian Athlete
When people talk about my charm or looks, it is very flattering. Of course, every woman likes compliments, but I don't take them too seriously.
Amy Vanderbilt
Amy Vanderbilt
American Author
The modern rule is that every woman should be her own chaperone.
Amy Grant
Amy Grant
American Musician
I think a woman can have all of the ideas and mental pictures. She can be a real planner and a motivator. But in the end, I think a woman does best when she responds to a man.
Bill Blass
Bill Blass
American fashion designer
We don't live in a world of reality, we live in a world of perceptions. No woman can be well dressed unless she is comfortable in what she is wearing.
Alanna Ubach
Alanna Ubach
American actress
If a woman is comfortable with herself, I think that's what radiates. I think the moment you start questioning your body and looks is when you get into trouble.
Alber Elbaz
Alber Elbaz
Israeli fashion designer
I'm not a plastic surgeon, and I cannot change the DNA of a person, but when I see a woman try on my clothes and she feels beautiful, I know I am doing my job.
Albert II, Prince of Monaco
Albert II, Prince of Monaco
Sovereign Prince of Monaco and head of the Princely House of Grimaldi
Those of us who were fortunate enough to know my mother - her family and friends - knew her to be a genuine, warm and loving woman - a woman who always put her family first.
Alejandro Jodorowsky Prullansky
Alejandro Jodorowsky Prullansky
Chilean-French filmmaker and artist
Five cats and a woman. That is all I need in life.
Alek Wek
Alek Wek
South Sudanese-British model and designer
You could fancy what you'd like, but as a woman, my mother always raised us to believe in ourselves. I am very grateful that my mother brought me up that way.
Alesha Dixon
Alesha Dixon
British Musician
I'd be lying if I did not say that being a woman of colour is something I am always mindful or aware of.
Alex Borstein
Alex Borstein
American actor, comedian, writer and producer
I've always felt like an outsider as a woman. I've never really felt wholly comfortable in a women's world or woman's things. I've never been conventionally pretty or thin or girly-girl. Never felt dateable. All I've seen on TV has never felt like mine.
Alex O'Loughlin
Alex O'Loughlin
Australian actor, writer, director, and producer
When I am really into a woman, the way I look at other women changes. The other women on the planet kind of fade away. And the majority of my energy goes to that person.
Alex Roe
Alex Roe
English Actor
My mom definitely inspired me. She's a very determined woman and I look up to her massively.
Alexa Bliss
Alexa Bliss
American Athlete
I think every woman on the roster wants to be at the main event for Wrestlemania. And if we ever get the opportunity to, it should be a match where every woman is involved.
Adwoa Aboah
Adwoa Aboah
British Model
I love being a mixed-race woman in 2017. I feel part of something big. There's this understanding that we're all in it together.
Agnes Smedley
Agnes Smedley
American journalist, writer, and activist who supported the Chinese Communist Revolution
And the woman who could win the respect of man was often the woman who could knock him down with her bare fists and sit on him until he yelled for help.
Agnes Varda
Agnes Varda
Director, screenwriter, editor, actor, producer, installation artist, photographer
I am a woman. I think I have the spirit, the intelligence, and - dare I say - the soul of a woman.
Agyness Deyn
Agyness Deyn
English Model
It is so inspiring when you come across a woman who is very strong and dedicated and is amazing at what they do. That's how I feel about Meryl Streep. You watch her, and you can't help but notice all of that about her. She's so influential.
Aileen Lee
Aileen Lee
American Businesswoman
It's not that I am saying that women and men are completely different. But I do think that if you are one of the only people around the table who is a woman, by definition, you're different.
Aishwarya R. Dhanush
Aishwarya R. Dhanush
Indian Director
Women have an advantage in that they can think both like a woman and a man.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Indian Actress
I'm just an average woman with average concerns.
Aishwarya Rajesh
Aishwarya Rajesh
Indian Actress
It's an honour to play a woman cricketer on screen.
Adriano Zumbo
Adriano Zumbo
Australian Chef
I need a strong woman who can handle the attention I get and not get upset if I cuddle a stranger for a social photo.
Adrianne Palicki
Adrianne Palicki
American Actress
I would love to play Wonder Woman on the big screen.
Adriana Trigiani
Adriana Trigiani
American Novelist
I write novels about women, except for one: 'Rococo', about a man, a New Jersey decorator. But even that book had a woman on the cover.
Adrian Dunbar
Adrian Dunbar
Irish Actor
I don't know anyone else I could have hooked up with who could have handled me. I've got my woman and she's a very good one.
Adora Svitak
Adora Svitak
American Author
I think women should be more independent. In society, we're portrayed as people who simply wear make-up and sit around. We need a Princess Charming - a woman who rescues her man and slays the dragon instead of the other way round.
Abdullah of Saudi Arabia
Abdullah of Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabian Royalty
I believe strongly in the rights of women... my mother is a woman, my sister is a woman, my daughter is a woman, my wife is a woman.
Abdolkarim Soroush
Abdolkarim Soroush
Iranian Philosopher
When I have an idea, I'm like a pregnant woman. I just have to deliver.