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.
Contributed by: Zaady
Few women care to be laughed at and men not at all, except for large sums of money.
. . . it is yours [women's] to be silent and stay within doors.
Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)
Source: Seven Against Thebes, Line 232
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
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)
God made man, and then said I can do better than that and made woman.
Adela Rogers St. John
I think every woman is entitled to a middle husband she can forget.
Women who buy perfume and flowers for themselves because their men won't do it are called ''self basting.''
A woman is the only thing that I am afraid of that I know will not hurt me.
Abraham Lincoln (1809 - 1865)
So you're the little woman who wrote the book that made this great war.
Source: on meeting Harriet Beecher Stowe
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