Good Woman Sayings and Quotes

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

There are few women whose charm survives their beauty.     

Francois de la Rochefoucauld

You can be an absolute woman and also be smart and tough and not lose your femininity.     

Priyanka Chopra

Women are wiser than men because they know less and understand more.     

James Thurber

Women are never so strong as after their defeat.     

Alexandre Dumas

A woman is the full circle. Within her is the power to create, nurture and transform.     

Diane Mariechild

An elegant woman is a woman who despises you and has no hair under her arms.     

Salvador Dalí 

The path of a good woman is indeed strewn with flowers; but they rise behind her steps, not before them.     

John Ruskin

Women are in league with each other, a secret conspiracy of hearts and pheromones.     

Camille Paglia

A woman can't do anything about her appearance. Either she's pretty or she isn't. But her character is quite another matter.     

Julie Garwood

A good woman's arms round a man's neck is a lifebelt thrown out to him from heaven.     

Jerome K Jerome

Most good women are hidden treasures who are only safe because nobody looks for them.     

Dorothy Parker

Find a woman who makes you feel more alive. She won't make life perfect but she'll make it infinitely more interesting. And then love her with all that's in you.     

Gayle Roper

Better to be strong than pretty and useless.     

Lilith Saintcrow

Cheating on a good woman is like choosing trash over treasure.     

Audrey Hepburn

Marry a good woman, and be happy the rest of your life. Or, marry a bad, and become a good philosopher     


Woman is sacred; the woman one loves is holy.     

Alexandre Dumas

If a woman is successful, she'd better duck, because they'll be out to get her.     

Leona Helmsley

Honor a good woman because she is virtuous and honorable.     

Delano Johnson

Don't take a good woman for granted. Someday, someone will come along and appreciate what you didn't.     


A good woman is like a tea bag. You never know how strong she is until she gets in hot water.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

No man succeeds without a good woman behind him. Wife or mother, if it is both, he is twice blessed indeed.     

Harold MacMillan

One should never trust a woman who tells her real age. If she tells that, she'll tell anything.     

Oscar Wilde

Women are seldom silent. Their beauty is forever speaking for them.     

Philip Moeller

From birth to eighteen, a girl needs good parents, from eighteen to thirty-five she needs good looks, from thirty-five to fifty-five she needs a good personality, and from fifty-five on she needs cash.     

Sophie Tucker

A good woman inspires a man, a brilliant woman interests him, a beautiful woman fascinates him, but a sympathetic woman gets him.     

Helen Rowland

Women are made to be loved, not understood.     

Oscar Wilde

A good woman would rather be the mother of a genius than the wife of a hero     

Gelett Burgess

Don't be the girl who fell. Be the girl who got back up.     

Jenette Stanley

A sensible woman can never be happy with a fool.     

George Washington

A woman is the full circle. Within her is the ability to create, nurture, and transform.     

Diane Mariechild