Women Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old women quotes, women sayings, and women proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Oh yes, I am wise / But it's wisdom born of pain / Yes, I've paid the price / But look how much I gained / If I have to, I can face anything / I am strong / I am invincible / I am woman Helen Reddy; Ray Burton
Whatever you want, whatever you need / Anything you want done, baby / I'll do it naturally / 'Cause I'm every woman / It's all in me, it's all in me, yeah! Nickolas Ashford; Valerie Simpson
She can kill with a smile, she can wound with her eyes / And she can ruin your faith with her casual lies / And she only reveals what she wants you to see / She hides like a child but she's always a woman to me Billy Joel
She can lead you to love, she can take you or leave you / She can ask for the truth but she'll never believe you / And she'll take what you give her as long as it's free / Yeah she steals like a thief but she's always a woman to me Billy Joel
She is frequently kind and she's suddenly cruel / But she can do as she pleases, she's nobody's fool / And she can't be convicted, she's earned her degree / And the most she will do is throw shadows at you / But she's always a woman to me Billy Joel
Give us that grand word woman once again, / And let's have done with lady. / One's a term, / Full of fine force--strong, beautiful, and firm, / Fit for the noblest use of tongue or pen-- / And one's a word for lackeys. Ella Wheeler Wilcox