"Because I am a woman, I must make unusual efforts to succeed. If I fail, no one will say, 'She doesn't have what it takes' They will say, 'Women don't have what it takes.'"
"A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water."Clare Boothe Luce on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot."Clare Boothe Luce on Marilyn Monroe
"Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent."Clare Boothe Luce on Friedrich Nietzsche
"The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles."Clare Boothe Luce on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot."Clare Boothe Luce on John Lennon
"A woman's best protection is a little money of her own."
"Courage is the ladder on which all the other virtues mount."
"Women know what men have long forgotten. The ultimate economic and spiritual unit of any civilization is still the family."
"No good deed goes unpunished."
"Money can't buy happiness, but it can make you awfully comfortable while you're being miserable."