Welcome to the web’s most comprehensive site of quotations by women. 44,539 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:
“Perhaps that is what love is — the momentary or prolonged refusal to think of another person in terms of power.”
“One form of loneliness is to have a memory and no one to share it with.”
“... biographies are a little like marriages: You only have room in your life for one or two.”
“... an autobiography held out the promise of hearing truths that only friends confess to one another but are knowledge you need to live.”
“... the challenge of nonfiction is to marry art and truth.”
“But there is no neutrality. There is only greater or less awareness of one's bias.”
Phyllis Rose, U.S. writer, educator, critic