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A Quote by Alan Valentine on achievement, control, discipline, freedom, individuality, liberty, nations, self-control, slavery, and women

Freedom is born of self-discipline. No individual, no nation, can achieve or maintain liberty without self-control. The undisciplined man (or woman) is a slave to his own weaknesses.

Alan Valentine

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A Quote by Alan Ayckbourn on laughter, men, money, and women

Few women care to be laughed at and men not at all, except for large sums of money.

Alan Ayckbourn

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A Quote by Aeschylus on silence and women

. . . it is yours [women's] to be silent and stay within doors.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

Source: Seven Against Thebes, Line 232

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A Quote by Alfred Edward Housman on day, heart, soul, and women

His folly has not fellow Beneath the blue of day That gives to man or woman His heart and soul away.

A.E. Housman (1859 - 1936)

Source: A Shropshire Lad, 1896, no. 14, st. 1

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A Quote by Adlai Ewing Stevenson on majorities, needs, thinking, and women

During his 1956 presidential campaign, a woman called out to Mr. Stevenson "Senator, you have the vote of every thinking person!" Stevenson called back "That's not enough, madam, we need a majority!"

Adlai Stevenson (1900 - 1965)

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A Quote by Adela Rogers St. John on god and women

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God made man, and then said I can do better than that and made woman.

Adela Rogers St. John

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A Quote by Adela Rogers St. John on husbands and women

I think every woman is entitled to a middle husband she can forget.

Adela Rogers St. John

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A Quote by Adair Lara on men and women

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Women who buy perfume and flowers for themselves because their men won't do it are called ''self basting.''

Adair Lara

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A Quote by Abraham Lincoln on books, war, and women

So you're the little woman who wrote the book that made this great war.

Abraham Lincoln (1809 - 1865)

Source: on meeting Harriet Beecher Stowe

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A Quote by Abraham Lincoln on women

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A woman is the only thing that I am afraid of that I know will not hurt me.

Abraham Lincoln (1809 - 1865)

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