Society, being codified by man, decrees that woman is inferior; she can do away with this inferiority only by destroying the male's superiority.
It is rare that one can see in a little boy the promise of a man, but one can almost always see in a little girl the threat of a woman.
Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears form the eyes of woman.
This woman's work is exceptional. Too bad she's not a man.
There is a good principle which created order, light, and man, and an evil principle which created chaos, darkness, and woman.
A man has every season while a woman only has the right to spring. That disgusts me.
Opportunity knocks for every man, but you have to give a woman a ring.
Love between man and man is impossible because there must not be sexual intercourse and friendship between man and woman is impossible because there must be sexual intercourse.
Man is defined as a human being and a woman as a female - whenever she behaves as a human being she is said to imitate the male.
Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance.
The source of all life and knowledge is in man and woman, and the source of all living is in the interchange and the meeting and mingling of these two: man-life and woman-life, man-knowledge and woman-knowledge, man-being and woman-being.
Why does a woman work ten years to change a man's habits and then complain that he's not the man she married?
How wrong it is for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself.
Woman begins by resisting a man's advances and ends by blocking his retreat.
Woman is a vulgar animal from whom man has created an excessively beautiful ideal.
I wanted to be the kind of woman who would attract a certain kind of man that I could respect. That was my thinking. It had to do with the kind of couple I would be a part of.
I'd rather be a woman than a man. Women can cry, they can wear cute clothes, and they're first to be rescued off sinking ships.
I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman.
You know what black hatred women feel toward me as soon as they see me, until I return inside my shell, they use every possible weapon. As soon as a generous man tries to help me out, a woman is here to hold his arm and prevent him from acting.
In a man, I look for a friend, someone who's equal, with whom I'm comfortable.
A man like Wilde was not free to live out of the closet as a homosexual, and women in general were not able to be truly themselves; there was no place for a woman's voice to be heard or for her to express her sexuality.
Blessed be Providence which has given to each his toy: the doll to the child, the child to the woman, the woman to the man, the man to the devil!
How can a woman be expected to be happy with a man who insists on treating her as if she were a perfectly normal human being.
To strive with an equal is dangerous; with a superior, mad; with an inferior, degrading.
What exists outside is a man's concern; let no woman give advice; and do no mischief within doors.