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Marriage is the only thing that affords a woman the pleasure of company and the perfect sensation of solitude at the same

No woman can call herself free who does not own and control her body. No woman can call herself free until she can choose consciously whether she will or will not be a mother.

It is impossible for any woman to love her children twenty-four hours a day.

The egotism of woman is always for two.

A happy man or woman is a better thing to find than a five-pound note. He or she is a radiating focus of goodwill; and their entrance into a room is as though another candle had been lighted.

How many wars have been caused by fits of indigestion, and how many more dynasties have been upset by the love of woman than by the hate of man.

A man falls in love through his eyes, a woman through her ears.

Marriage is that relation between man and woman in which the independence is equal, the dependence mutual, and the obligation reciprocal.

Love rests on the preservation of our species; art is our instinctive instrument for the preservation of the individual, of the unique man, woman and child, and the means of evolution of us all into something able and worthy of survival on the living earth.

The great question which I have not been able to answer, despite my thirty years of research into the feminine soul, is 'what does a woman want?'

Grandeur and beauty come to the moment of sexual union from the total of what a man and a woman have been able to express in all the rest of their life together. Sexual union will then be the culmination of past love, and the sustenance of love to come.

It is not that women are really smaller-minded, weaker-minded, more timid and vacillating; but that whosoever, man or woman, lives always in a small, dark place, is always guarded, protected, directed, and restrained will become inevitably narrowed and weakened by it. The woman is narrowed by the home, and the man is narrowed by the woman.

To be successful, a woman has to be much better at her job than a man.

If the union of man and woman is the fruit of a love that is given in purity, generosity and fidelity, then the body itself is spiritualized in the service of a love that ennobles it, and, with God’s blessing, sanctifies.

A beautiful woman who is pleasing to men is good only for frightening the fish when she falls into the water.

No woman can call herself free until she can choose consciously whether she will or will not be a mother.

No woman can call herself free who does not own and control her own body. No woman can call herself free until she can choose consciously whether she will or will not be a mother.

The world cares very little about what a man or woman knows; it is what a man or woman is able to do that counts."

No man or woman can be strong, gentle, pure, and good without the world being better for it and without someone being helped and comforted by the very existence of that goodness.