Nancy Astor

1879 - 1964

A Quote by Nancy Astor

"In passing, also, I would like to say that the first time Adam had a chance he laid the blame on a woman."

Nancy Astor (1879 - 1964)

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A Quote by Lady Nancy Astor on boredom, people, and success

The penalty for success is to be bored by the people who used to snub you.

Nancy Astor (1879 - 1964)

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A Quote by Lady Nancy Astor on good, reason, and time

One reason I don't drink is that I want to know when I'm having a good time.

Nancy Astor (1879 - 1964)

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A Quote by Lady Nancy Astor on birthday, death, family, and illness

When she woke briefly during her last illness and found all her family around her bedside: Am I dying or is this my birthday?

Nancy Astor (1879 - 1964)

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A Quote by Lady Nancy Astor on money and people

The only thing I like about rich people is their money.

Nancy Astor (1879 - 1964)

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A Quote by Lady Nancy Astor

It isn't the common man at all who is important; it's the uncommon man.

Nancy Astor (1879 - 1964)

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A Quote by Lady Nancy Astor on thought

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I used to dread getting older because I thought I would not be able to do all the things I wanted to do, but now that I am older I find that I don't want to do them.

Nancy Astor (1879 - 1964)

Source: interview, 1959

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A Quote by Lady Nancy Astor on women

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I married beneath me. All women do.

Nancy Astor (1879 - 1964)

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A Quote by Lady Nancy Astor on chance, time, and women

The first time Adam had a chance, he laid the blame on woman.

Nancy Astor (1879 - 1964)

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