Welcome to the web’s most comprehensive site of quotations by women. 44,521 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:
Helen Maria Williams
“No riches from his scanty store / My lover could impart; / He gave a boon I valued more — / He gave me all his heart!”
“The night is dark, the waters deep, / Yet soft the billows roll; / Alas! at every breeze I weep — / The storm is in my soul.”
Helen Maria Williams, English political letterwriter, poet, novelist
(1762 - 1827)