English girls' schools today providing the higher education are, so far as my knowledge goes, worthily representative of that astonishing rise in the intellectual standards of women which has taken place in the last half-century.

By : Mary A. Ward 0 Likes          


God would not give us the same talent if what were right for men were wrong for women.

By : Sarah Orne Jewett

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I do not see any reason why they should not be given the means to give their teachers just as high an education as is secured by attendance at the Protestant schools.

By : Charles Tupper

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No matter what else they're doing, women are also always nurturing.

By : Cokie Roberts

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Cutting the deficit by gutting our investments in innovation and education is like lightening an overloaded airplane by removing its engine. It may make you feel like you're flying high at first, but it won't take long before you feel the impact.

By : Barack Obama

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I think women have an innate ability to be intuitive with people that they truly love, but they have to trust that inner voice, and I think it is there. I think we are more intuitive than men.

By : Andie MacDowell

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The women I killed were filth - bastard prostitutes who were littering the streets. I was just cleaning up the place a bit.

By : Peter Sutcliffe

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The astronauts who came in with me in my astronaut class - my class had 29 men and 6 women - those men were all very used to working with women.

By : Sally Ride

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Education must, be not only a transmission of culture but also a provider of alternative views of the world and a strengthener of the will to explore them.

By : Jerome S. Bruner

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Men have always detested women's gossip because they suspect the truth: their measurements are being taken and compared.

By : Erica Jong

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In fact, I believe that we need better sex education in our own culture, here in America, so that young folk learn about things like venereal disease before they encounter it.

By : Piers Anthony

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My family gave me the best in education.

By : William Standish Knowles

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One of the things that we're all struggling with is how to judge the quality of the value-added experience of an educational course or year. I don't think it's impossible to do that, but it's difficult.

By : Roy Romer

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