WISDOMS

A woman's counsel is not worth much, but he that despises it is no wiser than he should be.

A woman's counsel is sometimes good.

A woman's fame is the tomb of her happiness.
L. E. Landon

A woman's faults, be they never so small, cast a shadow which all her virtues cannot dispel.
Achilles Poincelot

A woman's fitness comes by fits.
Shakespeare

A woman's friendship borders more closely on love than man's. Men affect each other in the reflection of noble or friendly acts; whilst women ask fewer proofs and more signs and expressions of attachment.
Coleridge

A woman's head is always influenced by her heart; but a man's heart is always influenced by his head.
Lady Blessington

A woman's heart is just like a lithographer's stone, - what is once written upon it cannot be rubbed out.
Thackeray

A woman's hopes are woven of sunbeams; a shadow annihilates them.
George Eliot

A woman's lot is made for her by the love she accepts.
George Eliot

A woman's love
Is mighty, but a mother's heart is weak,
And by its weakness overcomes.
Lowell

A woman's mind and winter('s) wind change oft.

A woman's natural protector is less an aged father or tall brother than a very young child.
Madame de Girardin

A woman's noblest station is retreat.
Lord Lyttleton

A woman's pity sometimes makes her mad.
Elizabeth B. Browning

A woman's rank
Lies in the fulness of her womanhood:
Therein alone she is royal.
George Eliot

A woman's strength is in her tongue.

A woman's strength is most potent when robed in gentleness.
Lamartine

A woman's thought runs before her actions.
Shakespeare

A woman's tongue wags like a lamb's tail.

A woman's whole life is a history of the affections. The heart is her world; it is there her ambition strives for empire; it is there her avarice seeks for hidden treasures. She sends forth her sympathies on adventure, she embarks her soul in the traffic of affection; and, if shipwrecked, her case is hopeless, for it is a bankruptcy of the heart.
Washington Irving

A woman's work and washing of dishes is never at an end.

A woman's work is never done.

A women and a glass are ever in danger.

A wonder lasteth but nine days.

A wonder lasts but nine days, and then the puppy's eyes are open.
Fielding

A wonder lasts but nine days.

A wooden leg is better than no leg.

A wool-seller knows a wool-buyer.

A word and a blow.

A word and a stone let go cannot be called back.

A word and a stone let go cannot be recalled.

A word before is worth two after.

A word before is worth two behind.

A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in pictures of silver.
Bible, Proverbs (ch. XXV, v. 11)

A word has no ears, but it hears far.
Africa

A word helps a good person; but even a stick can't help the bad.
Yiddish] A guten helft a vort; a shlechten helft afileh kain shteken oich nit.

A word hurts more than a wound.

A word ill taken obliterates ten years' merit.
Michel De Montaigne

A word in season spoken
May calm the troubled breast.
CHARLES JEFFERYS: A Word in Season.

A word is enough to the wise.

A word is like an arrow - both are in a hurry to strike.
Yiddish] A vort iz azoi vi a feil - baideh hobn groisseh eil.

A word less, as long as it's the truth.
Yiddish] Vainiker a vort, abi dem emess.

A word of kindness is better than a fat pie.

A word once out flies much about.

A word once spoken cannot be recalled.
Horace

A word once spoken is past recalling.

A word once vulgarized can never be rehabilitated.
Lowell

A word spoken in due season, how good is it!
Bible

A word spoken in season, at the right moment, is the mother of ages.
Carlyle

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