Females

Famous quotes containing the word females:

    Here she comes, curst and sad.
    Cupid is a knavish lad
    Thus to make poor females mad.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    My father had declared a predilection for heirs general, that is, males and females indiscriminately.... I, on the other hand, had a zealous partiality for heirs male, however remote.
    James Boswell (1740–1795)

    Nature has not placed us in an inferior rank to men, no more than the females of other animals, where we see no distinction of capacity, though I am persuaded if there was a commonwealth of rational horses ... it would be an established maxim amongst them that a mare could not be taught to pace.
    Mary Wortley, Lady Montagu (1689–1762)