Welcome to the web’s most comprehensive site of quotations by women. 44,279 quotations are searchable by topic, by author's name, or by keyword. Many of them appear in no other collection. And new ones are added continually.

See All TOPICS Available:
See All AUTHORS Available:

Search by Topic:

  • topic cats
  • topic books
  • topic moon

Find quotations by TOPIC (coffee, love, dogs)
or search alphabetically below.

Search by Last Name:

  • Quotes by Zora Neale Hurston
  • Quotes by Louisa May Alcott
  • Quotes by Chingling Soong

Find quotations by the AUTHOR´S LAST NAME
or alphabetically below.

Search by Keyword:

  • keyword fishing
  • keyword twilight
  • keyword Australie

Dell Shannon

  • It's curious how many people are ready to believe that the highest prices guarantee the best value.

  • Nobody keeps a cat. They condescend to live with you is all.

  • Hard to guess what people see in each other, fortunately for the continued existence of the human race.

  • It was said that if you sent a telegram saying All is discovered to any ten people at random, nine of them would pack bags and start running.

  • One thing life's taught me, Mr. Mendoza, is that all you need is enough. You can't eat more than one meal at a time ...

Dell Shannon, U.S. writer

(1921 - 1988)

Real name: Barbara Elizabeth Linington, known as Elizabeth Linington. She also wrote as Lesley Egan, Anne Blaisdell,  and Egan O’Neill. (See other quotations under Linington, Egan, and Blaisdell.)