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A Quote by Enoch Arnold Bennett on control, foolishness, men, men and women, stupidity, time, women, and worry

Worry is evidence of an ill-controlled brain; it is merely a stupid waste of time in unpleasantness. If men and women practiced mental calisthenics as they do physical calisthenics, they would purge their brains of this foolishness.

Arnold Bennett (1867 - 1931)

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A Quote by Aristotle Onassis on meaning, money, women, and world

If women didn't exist, all the money in the world would have no meaning.

Aristotle Onassis (1906 - 1975)

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A Quote by Plato on expectation, men, women, work, and teach

If women are expected to do the same work as men, we must teach them the same things.

Plato (c.427 - 347 BC)

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A Quote by Antoinette Brown Blackwell on feeling, guidance, philosophy, and women

A woman finds the natural lay of the land almost unconsciously; and not feeling it incumbent on her to be guide and philosopher to any successor, she takes little pains to mark the route by which she is making her ascent.

Antoinette Brown Blackwell (1825 - 1921)

Source: The Sexes Throughout Nature, 1875.

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A Quote by Antoinette Brown Blackwell on acceptance, justice, men, men and women, nature, and women

Nature is just enough; but men and women must comprehend and accept her suggestions.

Antoinette Brown Blackwell (1825 - 1921)

Source: The Sexes Throughout Nature, 1875.

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A Quote by Anouk Aimee on certainty, identity, life, losing, love, questions, risk, and women

For a certain type of woman who risks losing her identity in a man, there are all those questions . . . until you get to the point and know that you really are living a love story.

Anouk Aimee (1932 -)

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A Quote by Anne Morrow Lindbergh on needs, order, solitude, and women

Women need solitude in order to find again the true essence of themselves.

Anne Lindbergh (1906 -)

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A Quote by Anne Morrow Lindbergh on football, friendship, men, and women

Men kick friendship around like a football, but it doesn't seem to crack. Women treat it like glass and it goes to pieces.

Anne Lindbergh (1906 -)

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A Quote by Anne Dudley Bradstreet on happiness, love, wives, and women

If ever two were one, then surely we. If ever man were loved by wife, then thee. If every wife was happy with a man, Compare with me ye women if you can.

Anne Bradstreet (c.1612 - 1672)

Source: "To My Dearest and Loving Husband," 1678

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A Quote by Anna Akhmatova on concern, death, heart, suffering, and women

Who will grieve for this woman? Does she not seem too insignificant for our concern? Yet in my heart I never will deny her, Who suffered death because she chose to turn.

Anna Akhmatova (1888 - 1966)

Source: Lot’s Wife, composed 1922—1924

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