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.
Search by Topic:
Find quotations by TOPIC (coffee, love, dogs)
or search alphabetically below.
Search by Last Name:
Search by Keyword:
“Sunglasses are the twentieth-century equivalent of fans and veils. People use sunglasses to hide themselves. There is a particular art to taking off sunglasses, of choosing exactly the right moment to reveal yourself.”
“The sense of smell has the strongest memory of all the senses.”
“Music has brought me some of the highest moments in my life. I don't even hear the music. I don't hear notes. I'm not even aware that someone has turned on a tape machine or that a record is playing — I'm in another world.”
“You have to count on living every single day in a way you believe will make you feel good about your life, so that if it were over tomorrow, you'd be content.”
Jane Seymour, English-born U.S. actor
Full name: Joyce Penelope Wilhemena Frankenberg.