Men Women Quotes

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Leo Tolstoy
“Nothing is so necessary for a young man as the company of intelligent women.”
Leo Tolstoy, War and Peace

“Guys always think tears are a sign of weakness. They’re a sign of FRUSTRATION. She’s only crying so she won’t cut your throat in your sleep. So make nice and be grateful.”
Donna Barr

George Eliot
“And, of course men know best about everything, except what women know better.”
George Eliot, Middlemarch

نوال السعداوي
“لا يحب الرجال إلا تلك التي تؤلمهم”
نوال السعداوي, سقوط الإمام

George Eliot
“Confound you handsome young fellows! You think of having it all your own way in the world. You don't understand women. They don't admire you half so much as you admire yourselves.”
George Eliot, Middlemarch

Rita Rudner
“When I met Mr. Right I had no idea that his first name was Always”
Rita Rudner

Ingeborg Bachmann
“There was only one hope she didn't and wouldn't allow herself to hold on to: that if, in almost thirty years, she hadn't found a man, not a single one, who was exclusively significant for her, who had become inevitable to her, someone who was strong and brought her the mystery she had been waiting for, not a single one who was really a man and not an eccentric, a weakling or one of the needy the world was full of - then the man simply didn't exist, and as long as this New Man did not exist, one could only be friendly and kind to one another, for a while. There was nothing more to make of it, and it would be best if women and men kept their distance and had nothing to do with each other until both had found their way out of the tangle and confusion, the discrepancy inherent in all relationships.”
Ingeborg Bachmann, Simultan: Erzählungen

“Behind almost every woman you ever heard of stands a man who let her down.”
Naomi Bliven

“A man may be said to love most truly that woman in whose company he can feel drowsy in comfort.”
George Jean Nathan

“Let men say what'er they will
Woman, woman, rules them still.”
Isaac Bickerstaff

E.M. Forster
“He should know no one intimately, least of all a woman.”
E.M. Forester

Ottessa Moshfegh
“A grown woman is like a coyote -she can get by on very little.Men are more like house cats. Leave them alone for too long and they 'll die of sadness.”
Ottessa Moshfegh, Eileen

“If women are well empowered, the world would be a better and safer place for all to live.”
Bamigboye Olurotimi