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:
“The next greatest pleasure to love is to talk of love.”
“So each will have two lives, a doubled state; / Each in himself will live, and in his mate.”
“A woman's heart always has a burned mark.”
“Kiss me again, again, kiss me again! / Give me one of the luscious ones you have, / Give me one of the loving ones I crave: / four hotter than burning coals I shall return.”
Louise Labé, French poet
(1525 - 1566)
Also known La Belle Cordière.