Quotations About / On: GIRL

  • 1.
    There are no good girls gone wrong, just bad girls found out.
    (Mae West (1892-1980), U.S. screen actor. "Last Word," On Sex, Health and ESP (1975).)
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  • 2.
    An eminent teacher of girls said, "the idea of a girl's education, is, whatever qualifies them for going to Europe."
    (Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882), U.S. essayist, poet, philosopher. "Culture," The Conduct of Life (1860).)
  • 3.
    Boys will be boys. And even that wouldn't matter if only we could prevent girls from being girls.
    (Anthony Hope (1863-1933), British author. The Dolly Dialogues, no. 16 (1894). Real name is Sir Anthony Hope Hawkins.)
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  • 4.
    I was so drunk the whole time that I took bottles for girls and girls for bottles.
    (Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860-1904), Russian author, playwright. Letter, April 25, 1887, to the Chekhov family. Complete Works and Letters in Thirty Volumes, Letters, vol. 2, p. 72, "Nauka" (1976).)
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  • 5.
    I was always pretending that I was a poor-working-girl, always forgetting that I was really poor M also a working girl.
    (Margaret Anderson (1886-1973), U.S. literary editor and autobiographer. My Thirty Years' War, ch. 1 (1930). On her first full year in Chicago, as a working woman independent of her parents. Raised in affluence, she was now on her own, living hand-to-mouth as a book reviewer and literary editor.)
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  • 6.
    Oh Lolita, you are my girl, as Vee was Poe's and Bea Dante's, and what little girl would not like to whirl in a circular skirt and scanties?
    (Vladimir Nabokov (1899-1977), Russian-born U.S. novelist, poet. Lolita, pt. I, ch. 25.)
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  • 7.
    Don't marry a beautiful girl and walk on egg shells, marry a girl whose toes you can walk on.
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  • 8.
    'Don't go after the beautiful girls; look madly for success. If you become successful, then the beautiful girls will run after you! '
    (- My Quote)
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  • 9.
    I just walk out the door all the girls would applaud All the girls would commend as long as they understand that I'm fighting for the girls that never thought they can never can win but before they can begin you told them it was the end and I'm am here to reverse the curse that they live in.
    (for all my girls)
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  • 10.
    Girls like to be played with, and rumpled a little too, sometimes.
    (Oliver Goldsmith (1728-1774), Anglo-Irish playwright, author. Hardcastle, in She Stoops to Conquer, act 5, sc. 1.)
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