We say we can do without them, but the truth is that we want to show ourselves as strong girls ready to take over the world, even the male one. Despite our strength of spirit, we will always need the man we love. Whether we find it is sometimes a matter of luck, attitude, and maybe an arm of fate.
Today in our Proverbs and Wisdom column, inspired by our favorite members of the opposite sex, we share some unforgettable thoughts about men.
“Spending time with your family? Okay. Because a man who doesn't spend time with his family will never be a real man." - Don Vito Corleone, The Godfather
“There are no hard women, there are soft men.” – Raquel Welch
“When a man of forty falls in love with a girl of twenty, he is not looking for her youth, but his own.” – Lenore Coffey
“The stronger a man is, the gentler he can afford to be.” – Elbert Hubbard
“What men want is a virgin who is a bitch.” – Edward Dalbert
“Men are like steel. When they lose their temper, they lose their substance." - Chuck Norris"
"No smart man contradicts his wife. He waits for her to do it herself." - Humphrey Bogart"
"If a man has never pissed off a woman, he has failed in life." - Christopher Morley
“Women may be able to fake an orgasm, but men can fake the entire relationship.” – Sharon Stone
“All women become like their mothers. This is their tragedy. But men don't. This is theirs.” – Oscar Wilde
“The more I get to know men, the more I come to like dogs.” – Madame de Stael”
“If men knew everything women think, they would be twenty times braver.” – Alphonse Kerr
“Men who do not understand women fall into two categories – bachelors and husbands.” – Jacques Langirand
“The first time you buy a house, you see how nice the facade is and buy it. The second time you inspect the basement for termites. It's the same with men.” – Lupe Velez