Welcome to the web’s most comprehensive site of quotations by women. 44,625 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:
Dorothy Buckton James
“[In the early stages of a war] the greater the expenditure of life and funds, the greater the public expectation of significant accomplishment. This provokes an escalation of military effort, and the vicious cycle continues as the pressure of domestic expectations and domestic critics limit the President's willingness to withdraw without 'victory.'”
Dorothy Buckton James, U.S. writer
(1932 - 1990)
Full name: Dorothy Margaret Buckton James.