Women often seemed to leave things unsaid, and in his limited experience it was what they did not say that proved the most trouble.
Women love us for our defects. If we have enough of them, they will forgive us everything, even our gigantic intellects.
Women have served all these centuries as looking-glasses possessing the magic and delicious power of reflecting the figure of man at twice its natural size.
Women do have an affinity for evil, for believing that no woman is to be trusted, but that some men are too innocent to protect themselves.
Women can only love; men act; they have a thousand ways in which they are bound to act. But we can only think, and pray, and worship.
Women can accept the fact that a man is a rotter, a swindler, a drug taker, a confirmed liar, and a general swine without batting an eyelash and without its impairing their affection for the brute in the least! Women are wonderful realists.