Welcome to the web’s most comprehensive site of quotations by women. 44,400 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:
“Tonight, / like many without a lover, / I'm going to bake bread / push my knuckles / into soft dough.”
“There are three habitual styles of approaching the world: through passion, through aggression, and through ignorance. That is, we pull things to us, push things away from us, or ignore things.”
Patricia Donegan, U.S. poet, translator