Welcome to the web’s most comprehensive site of quotations by women. 44,691 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:
Mrs. A.D.T. Whitney
“[On thoughts:] You can't hinder 'em, any more than you can the birds that fly in the air; but you need n't let 'em light and make a nest in your hair.”
Mrs. A.D.T. Whitney, U.S. writer
(1824 - 1906)
Full name: Adeline Dutton Train Whitney.