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Power is like being a lady... if you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
Your dresses should be tight enough to show you're a woman and loose enough to show you're a lady.
The more you act like a lady, the more he'll act like a gentleman.
Sydney Biddle Barrows
My mother taught me to treat a lady respectfully.
A lady's imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to matrimony in a moment.
No gentleman ever discusses any relationship with a lady.
The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.
Strategy is buying a bottle of fine wine when you take a lady out for dinner. Tactics is getting her to drink it.
Never envy a man his lady. Behind it all lays a living hell.
There is an environment where someone is always looking for someone to make an error. They're always looking not for the good things, the wonderful things the president and first lady are doing, they're looking for an error or to criticize. And it's not conducive to good work.
If you're walking with your lady on the sidewalk, I still like to see a man walking street-side, to protect the lady from traffic. I grew up with that, and I hate to see something like that get lost. I still like to see that a man opens the door. I like those touches of chivalry that are fast disappearing.
You treat a lady like a dame, and a dame like a lady.
I love rhymes; I love to write a poem about New York and rhyme 'oysters' with 'The Cloisters.' And 'The lady from Knoxville who bought her brassieres by the boxful.' I just feel a sort of small triumph.
I've been giving back since I was a teen, handing out turkeys at Thanksgiving and handing out toys at toys drives for Christmas. It's very important to give back as a youth. It's as simple as helping an old lady across the street or giving up your seat on the bus for someone who is pregnant.
Teach not thy lip such scorn, for it was made For kissing, lady, not for such contempt.
My mother told me to be a lady. And for her, that meant be your own person, be independent.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Between the daylight gambler and the player at night there is the same difference that lies between a careless husband and the lover swooning under his lady's window.
Honore de Balzac
I cry all the time - at work, at the shrink's, with my lady. 'The Notebook' killed me. 'Up' destroyed me.
I had always thought that the idea of love at first sight was one of those things invented by lady novelists from the South with three names.
John Perry Barlow
My father was a dreamer - my hero. He was a smart, tough guy from Poland, a cutter of lady's handbags, an old socialist-unionist who always considered himself a failure. His big line was: 'Don't end up like me.'
I'm no model lady. A model's just an imitation of the real thing.
My maternal grandma was a tough, tough lady and a stern woman, who lost her husband young and raised six kids by herself. She lived in a mining community in Upstate New York and ran a boarding house for miners. She took care of an entire family and miners who lived in the house as well.
This lady is not for turning.
Remember that whatever may be said by a lady or her friends, it is not part of conduct of a gallant or generous man to take up arms against a woman.
Father told me that if I ever met a lady in a dress like yours, I must look her straight in the eyes.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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