Women can make your world go around, or bring it all crashing down. Find your way through this article for famous lady quotations and sayings.

Women Quotes

“Lady, when you are with me, I’m smiling, Give me all your love, Your hands build me up when I’m sinking, Touch me and my troubles all fade.” So go the lyrics to the song ‘Lady’ by the much appreciated and much loved rock band ‘Styx’. The lyrics only help demonstrate the value of a woman in the life of a man. This, however, does not mean that women are just appreciated in the life of a man. Women, have it in them, to be loved by one and all. Read on for famous lady quotations and sayings.

You can kid the world. But not your sister.

- Charlotte Gray

A man in love is incomplete until he is married. Then he's finished.

- Zsa Zsa Gabor

Sisters are probably the most competitive relationship within the family, but once sisters are grown, it becomes the strongest relationship.

- Margaret Mead

Woman is the companion of man, gifted with equal mental capacity.

- Mahatma Gandhi

A woman is only a woman.

- Rudyard Kipling

A great city is that which has the greatest men and women.

- Walt Whitman

San Francisco is a mad city - inhabited for the most part by perfectly insane people whose women are of a remarkable beauty.

- Rudyard Kipling

Once made equal to man, woman becomes his superior.

- Socrates

Man does not control his own fate. The women in his life do that for him.

- Groucho Marx

A woman should be pink and cuddly for a man.

- Jayne Mansfield

The battle for the individual rights of women is one of long standing and none of us should countenance anything which undermines it.

- Eleanor Roosevelt

The first man to compare the cheeks of a young woman to a rose was obviously a poet; the first to repeat it was possibly an idiot.

- Salvador Dali

How wrong it is for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself.

- Anais Nin

It's all right for a woman to be, above all, human. I am a woman first of all.

- Anais Nin

All societies on the verge of death are masculine. A society can survive with only one man; no society will survive a shortage of women.

- Germaine Greer

What we ought to see in the agonies of puberty is the result of the conditioning that maims the female personality in creating the feminine.

- Germaine Greer

I have frequently been questioned, especially by women, of how I could reconcile family life with a scientific career. Well, it has not been easy.

- Marie Curie

As far as I knew white women were never lonely, except in books. White men adored them, Black men desired them and Black women worked for them.

- Maya Angelou

My father was a statesman, I am a political woman. My father was a saint. I am not.

- Indira Gandhi

If I became a philosopher, if I have so keenly sought this fame for which I'm still waiting, it's all been to seduce women basically.

- Jean Paul Sartre

Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.

- Mother Teresa

Nicole will come up in conversations where it's in a part of the conversation. Or we may be somewhere and I would tell some story about their mother and I. You know, we always honor her birthday.

- O. J. Simpson

Metaphors are dangerous. Love begins with a metaphor. Which is to say, love begins at the point when a woman enters her first word into our poetic memory.

- Milan Kundera

Decisiveness is a characteristic of high-performing men and women. Almost any decision is better than no decision at all.

- Brian Tracy

A particularly beautiful woman is a source of terror. As a rule, a beautiful woman is a terrible disappointment.

- Carl Jung

Britney would make a better prostitute than Christina. She's thicker.

- Snoop Dogg

We are at the very beginning of time for the human race. It is not unreasonable that we grapple with problems. But there are tens of thousands of years in the future. Our responsibility is to do what we can, learn what we can, improve the solutions, and pass them on.

- Richard P. Feynman

All women do have a different sense of sexuality, or sense of fun, or sense of like what's sexy or cool or tough.

- Angelina Jolie

Everyone got kind of crazy with me mentioning I was in love with a woman.

- Angelina Jolie

I always play women I would date.

- Angelina Jolie

All the reasonings of men are not worth one sentiment of women.

- Voltaire

Ask a woman's advice, and whatever she advises, Do the very reverse and you're sure to be wise.

- Thomas More

The light, that lies In woman's eyes, Has been my heart's undoing.

- Thomas More

The trouble with some women is that they get all excited about nothing - and then marry him.

- Cher

I love Mickey Mouse more than any woman I have ever known.

- Walt Disney

Women have to harness their power - its absolutely true. It's just learning not to take the first no. And if you can't go straight ahead, you go around the corner.

- Cher

Men should be like Kleenex, soft, strong and disposable.

- Cher

Yes, it's a man's world, but that's all right because they're making a total mess of it. We're chipping away at their control, taking the parts we want. Some women think it's a difficult task, but it's not.

- Cher

Yet consider now, whether women are not quite past sense and reason, when they want to rule over men.

- John Calvin

I was raised around heterosexuals, as all heterosexuals are, that's where us gay people come from... you heterosexuals.

- Ellen DeGeneres

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