"It is little men know of women their smiles and their tears alike are seldom what they seem."
"A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water."Amelia Barr on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot."Amelia Barr on Marilyn Monroe
"Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent."Amelia Barr on Friedrich Nietzsche
"The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles."Amelia Barr on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot."Amelia Barr on John Lennon
"Old age is the verdict of life."
"That is the great mistake about the affections. It is not the rise and fall of empires, the birth and death of kings, or the marching of armies that move them most. When they answer from their depths, it is to the domestic joys and tragedies of life."
"Events that are predestined require but little management. They manage themselves. They slip into place while we sleep, and suddenly we are aware that the thing we fear to attempt, is already accomplished."
"It is always the simple that produces the marvelous."
"It is only in sorrow bad weather masters us in joy we face the storm and defy it."