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)
I think every woman is entitled to a middle husband she can forget.
Adela Rogers St. John
God made man, and then said I can do better than that and made woman.
Women who buy perfume and flowers for themselves because their men won't do it are called ''self basting.''
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
A woman is the only thing that I am afraid of that I know will not hurt me.
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