Welcome to the web’s most comprehensive site of quotations by women. 44,461 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

Nina Simone

  • I want a little sugar in my bowl, / I want a little sweetness down in my soul.

    • Nina Simone,
    • song, "I Want a Little Sugar in My Bowl" ()
  • Alabama's got me so upset / Tennessee made me lose my rest / And everybody knows about Mississippi Goddam.

    • Nina Simone,
    • song, "Mississippi Goddam" ()
  • You have to learn to get up from the table when love is no longer being served.

    • Nina Simone,
    • "You've Got to Learn," I Put a Spell on You ()

Nina Simone, U.S. singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, civil rights activist

(1933 - 2003)

Born: Eunice Kathleen Waymon.