Frivolous

Famous quotes containing the word frivolous:

    It’s only women who are not really quite women at all, frivolous women who have no idea, who neglect repairs.
    Marguerite Duras (b. 1914)

    ... is it not clear that to give to such women as desire it and can devote themselves to literary and scientific pursuits all the advantages enjoyed by men of the same class will lessen essentially the number of thoughtless, idle, vain and frivolous women and thus secure the [sic] society the services of those who now hang as dead weight?
    Sarah M. Grimke (1792–1873)

    Dress is at all times a frivolous distinction, and excessive solicitude about it often destroys its own aim.
    Jane Austen (1775–1817)