Welcome to the web’s most comprehensive site of quotations by women. 44,646 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.
Search by Topic:
Find quotations by TOPIC (coffee, love, dogs)
or search alphabetically below.
Search by Last Name:
Search by Keyword:
Beah E. Richards
“Nature is neither reasonable nor just. Nature is exact.”
“For me life is a challenge. And it will be a challenge if I live to be 100 or if I get to be a trillionaire.”
“Race, what is that? Race is a competition, somebody winning and somebody losing. ... Blood doesn't run in races! Come on!”
“Both class and race survived education, and neither should. What is education then? If it doesn't help a human being to recognize that humanity is humanity, what is it for? So you can make a bigger salary than other people?”
Beah E. Richards, U.S. actor, poet, playwright, civil rights activist
(1926 - 2000)