"Women are so much in love with compliments that rather than want them, they will compliment one another, yet mean no more by it than the men do."
"A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water."Samuel Richardson on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot."Samuel Richardson on Marilyn Monroe
"Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent."Samuel Richardson on Friedrich Nietzsche
"The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles."Samuel Richardson on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot."Samuel Richardson on John Lennon
"The difference in the education of men and women must give the former great advantages over the latter, even where geniuses are equal."
"If the education and studies of children were suited to their inclinations and capacities, many would be made useful members of society that otherwise would make no figure in it."
"Quantity in food is more to be regarded than quality. A full meal is a great enemy both to study and industry."
"Marriage is the highest state of friendship. If happy, it lessens our cares by dividing them, at the same time that it doubles our pleasures by mutual participation."
"As a child is indulged or checked in its early follies, a ground is generally laid for the happiness or misery of the future man."