Women Know Everything!: 3,241 Quips, Quotes, and Brilliant Remarks

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Publisher: Random House, Inc./Quirk Books | Date published: 02/15/2011

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WIT AND WISDOM FROM A TO Z

With more than 3,000 quotations on everything�from fashion and feminism to men,�marriage, friendship, history, technology,�sports, and more, this massive compilation�proves once and for all that women know�everything! Each page offers wisdom, wit, and�inspiration from a host of legendary women�from Jane Austen and Colette to Madonna,�Marilyn Monroe, Toni Morrison, Liz Phair,�Ellen DeGeneres, and Naomi Klein. Here�s�what they have to say about:

Success
�I still have my feet on the ground. I just wear�better shoes.�
�Oprah Winfrey

Men and Women
�Remember, Ginger Rogers did everything Fred�Astaire did, but backward and in high heels.�
�Faith Whittlesey

Being Single
�I�ve never been married, but I tell people�I�m divorced so they won�t think something�s�wrong with me.�
�Elayne Boosler

Individuality
�Always be a first-rate version of yourself,�instead of a second-rate version of somebody�else.�
�Judy Garland

Family
�If you have only one smile in you, give it to�the people you love. Don�t be surly at home,�then go out in the street and start grinning��Good morning� at total strangers.�
�Maya Angelou

Quotations
�I always have a quotation for everything�it�saves original thinking.�
�Dorothy L. Sayers

With contributions from writers, artists,�celebrities, politicians, scientists, and legendary�figures all over the world, Women KnowEverything! offers addictive reading�and a�superb reference�for women of all ages.


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