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.
A woman's fitness comes by fits.
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.
A woman's head is always influenced by her heart; but a man's heart is always influenced by his head.
A woman's heart is just like a lithographer's stone, - what is once written upon it cannot be rubbed out.
A woman's hopes are woven of sunbeams; a shadow annihilates them.
A woman's lot is made for her by the love she accepts.
A woman's love
Is mighty, but a mother's heart is weak,
And by its weakness overcomes.
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.
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.
A woman's strength is in her tongue.
A woman's strength is most potent when robed in gentleness.
A woman's thought runs before her actions.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A word once spoken is past recalling.
A word once vulgarized can never be rehabilitated.
A word spoken in due season, how good is it!
A word spoken in season, at the right moment, is the mother of ages.