A collection of quotes on gender.


"Why is it that a woman can see from a distance what a man cannot see close?"

Thomas Hardy


“A man is lucky if he is the first love of a woman. A woman is lucky if she is the last love of a man.” 

Charles Dickens


"A woman's guess is much more accurate than a man's certainty."

Rudyard Kipling


“No sensible man ever engages, unprepared, in a fencing match of words with a woman.”

Wilkie Collins


“Good women don't reform bad men, they only irritate them.”

Talbot Mundy


"One of those creatures that are contrary to man; a woman."

Thomas Dekker


"A great many women can feel and behave like men. Very few of them can behave like gentlemen."

Radclyffe Hall


“A man's face is his autobiography. A woman's face is her work of fiction.”

Oscar Wilde


"History is bright and fiction dull with homely men who have charmed women."

O. Henry


"An ideal wife is any woman who has an ideal husband."

Booth Tarkington


"For the female of the species is more deadly than the male."

Rudyard Kipling