Phrases about 'Women'

Women who are inclined to write poetry at all are inspired by being mad at something.

Author: Amy Clampitt - American Poet
  Being , Something , Poetry , Women , Mad


When I'm saying hysteria, I'm referring to Freud, because all the women were coming to him with symptoms and seeking help, and he just called it hysteria.

Author: Cybill Shepherd - American Actress
  Help , Just , Women , Saying


I don't know if I have any particular views about women in positions of power, though I do think it's more difficult for women, particularly in a Medieval setting. They have the additional problem that they're a woman and people don't want them in a position of power in an essentially patriarchal society.

Author: George R. R. Martin - American Author
  People , Women , Power , Woman


I know how guys talk, so I'm not easily offended. Guys can fight and be best friends five minutes later. Women have to air it out, hold on to it, work on it.

Author: Kim Delaney - American Actress
  Work , Best , Women , Fight


The truth is, none of us is OK, not really. The best, most dear, most thoughtful and engaged and open and feminist men in my life have occasionally come out with some statement that's made me gasp. Then again, so have almost all the women.

Author: Naomi Alderman - English Novelist
  Life , Me , Best , Women


Beauty has always been an element of discussion for black women, whether or not we were the ones having the conversation.

Author: Mickalene Thomas - American Artist
  Black , Women , Beauty , Conversation


Even now, after whatever gains feminism has made in involving fathers in the rearing of their children, I still think virtually all of us spend the most formative years of our lives very much in the presence of women.

Author: Reynolds Price - American Novelist
  Children , Think , Women , Us


Women and minorities have excelled beautifully in comedy, but very few women are the lead in a drama.

Author: Sharon Gless - American Actress
  Drama , Lead , Women , Comedy


That's all I could ever hope for, to have a positive effect on women. 'Cos women are powerful, powerful beings. But they're also the most doubtful beings. They'll never know - we'll never know - how powerful we are.

Author: Rihanna - American Musician
  Know , Women , Hope , Positive


Women are always eagerly on the lookout for any emotion.

Author: Stendhal - French Writer
  Always , Women , Women Are , Emotion