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If they are willing to give women economic freedom in that home,
by Agnes Macphail

If they are willing to give women economic freedom in that home,
if they are willing to live by the standard they wish women to live by,
then homes will be preserves.
- Agnes Macphail

I want for myself what I want for other women,
absolute equality.
- Agnes Macphail

Whatever is dirty, it is women's job to clean up,
or drive some man to clean up, and that goes for everything from cellar to senate.
- Agnes Macphail

Never apologize.
Never explain.
Just get the thing done, and let them howl.
- Agnes Macphail

 

If the preservation of the home means the enslavement of women,
economically or morally, then we had better break it.
- Agnes Macphail

I owed it to my father that I was elected to Parliament in the first place,
but I owed it to my mother that I stuck it out once I got there.
- Agnes Macphail

Do not rely completely on any other human being,
however dear.
We meet all life's greatest tests alone.
- Agnes Macphail

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I do not want to be the angel of any home:
I want for myself what I want for other women,
absolute equality.
After that is secured, then men and women can take turns being angels.
- Agnes Macphail

I believe the preservation of the home in the future
lies almost entirely in the hands of men.
- Agnes Macphail

Most of the women who have offered themselves for public
office over the years have done so,
I believe, more because of the 'dirt' than in spite of it.
- Agnes Macphail

It is a fact that all women contribute more to marriage than men;
for the most part they have to change their place of living,
their method of work, a great many women today changing
their occupation entirely on marriage;
and they must even change their name.
- Agnes Macphail

When I first came to the House of Commons and walked out into the lobby,
men sprang to their feet.
I asked them to sit down since I'd come to walk around.
I didn't want them doing me favours.
- Agnes Macphail

We must be willing to get rid of the life we've planned,
so as to have the life that is waiting for us.
The old skin has to be shed before the new one can come.
- Joseph Campbell

In order to succeed, you must first be willing to fail.
- Anonymous

When people get caught up with that which is right
and they are willing to sacrifice for it,
there is no stopping point short of victory.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Move out of your comfort zone. You can only
grow if you are willing to feel awkward and
uncomfortable when you try something new.
- Brian Tracy

It is not fair to ask of others
what you are not willing to do yourself.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

I am ready and willing to seize the opportunities life offers.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We are not what we know
but what we are willing to learn.
- Mary Catherine Bateson

Take a chance! All life is a chance.
The man who goes farthest is generally
the one who is willing to do and dare.
- Dale Carnegie

In order to discover new lands,
one must be willing to lose sight
of the shore for a very long time.
- Anonymous

Knowing is not enough; we must apply.
Willing is not enough; we must do.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.
- John Keywood

Only put off until tomorrow
what you are willing to die having left undone.
- Pablo Picasso

When trouble arises and things look bad,
there is always one individual who perceives a solution
and is willing to take command.
Very often, that individual is crazy.
- Dave Barry

A great man is always willing to be little.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Until you'll willing to look foolish,
you'll never have the possibility of being great.
- Cher

Although the world is full of suffering,
it is full also of the overcoming of it.
My optimism, then, does not rest on the absence of evil,
but on a glad belief in the preponderance of good
and a willing effort always to cooperate with the good,
that it may prevail.
- Helen Keller

The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand,
nor the kindly smile, nor the joy of companionship;
it is the spiritual inspiration that comes to one
when he discovers that someone else believes in him
and is willing to trust him with his friendship.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Lord, where we are wrong,
make us willing to change;
where we are right,
make us easy to live with.
- Peter Marshall

You are perfect. You are complete.
Your inner voice always knows what to do,
but it is a quiet voice.
You can only hear the whisperings of your inner voice -
your inner compass - when you turn down the volume
of your fears, your regrets, your resentments,
and the fear-based advice
your neighbors are so willing to give you.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Love is much like a wild rose, beautiful and calm,
but willing to draw blood in its defense.
- Mark Overby

When does a belief bring out the best in you?
When does a belief hold you prisoner to yesterday
and limit your options for designing a great future?
Test your beliefs with as much objectivity
as you can bring to the subject.
Be willing to let go of those beliefs
that represent your parents' opinions,
or your communities opinions, rather than your own.
Those beliefs that withstand rigorous testing,
should become the foundation of your being -
your reason for living.
Take action on those beliefs.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

There are one hundred men seeking security to one able
man who is willing to risk his fortune.
- J. Paul Getty

Trust in yourself.
Your perceptions are often far more accurate than you are willing to believe.
- Claudia Black

The man who says he is willing to meet you halfway
is usually a poor judge of distance.
- Laurence J. Peter

There is no use whatsoever trying to help
people who do not help themselves.
You cannot push anyone up a ladder
unless he is willing to climb himself.
- Andrew Carnegie

I am fiercely loyal to those willing to put their money where my mouth is.
- Paul Harvey

We all should choose our friends carefully.
I used to think that no one could know me better than somebody else,
because you're inside yourself, your body, you can't see yourself.
If you think like that, you surround yourself with
other people who are willing to tell you who you are,
which are usually judgmental people ...
we should really surround ourselves with the ones
that adore us and believe in the highest of us.
- Jewel

A liberal is a man who is willing to spend somebody else's money.
- Carter Glass

The intelligent man is one who has successfully fulfilled many accomplishments,
and is yet willing to learn more.
- Ed Parker

Yes, we love peace, but we are not willing to take wounds for it,
as we are for war.
- John Andrew Holmes

Modern people are only willing to believe in their computers,
while I believe in myself.
- Alain Robert

If I had known what it would be like to have it all -
I might have been willing to settle for less.
- Lily Tomlin

Some people are willing to pay the price and it's the
same with staying healthy or eating healthy.
There's some discipline involved.
There's some sacrifices.
- Mike Ditka

So long as we have enough people in this country willing
to fight for their rights,
we'll be called a democracy.
- Roger Nash Baldwin

For all of those willing to help me start a family,
I am flattered.
I will let you know when I need your help.
- Paula Abdul

The first willing concert I went to was Aerosmith when I was like 14.
- Edward Furlong

It is not enough to understand, or to see clearly.
The future will be shaped in the arena of human activity,
by those willing to commit their minds and their bodies to the task.
- Robert Kennedy

I do NOT think that PC gaming is over...
it will always be the choice of the gaming enthusiast
who is willing to put in the extra effort for a richer,
more rewarding experience.
- Mike Wilson

It is easier to find men who will volunteer to die,
than to find those who are willing to endure pain with patience.
- Julius Caesar

The less one knows, the more he thinks he knows,
and the more willing he is to employ any and all measures
to enforce his views upon others.
- Paul Harris

The way to be a man if you're a little boy is to be
willing to throw your weight around.
- Patricia Ireland

I am more willing to come out when I get my message from my commander.
- David Koresh

Each morning my characters greet me with misty faces willing,
though chilled, to muster for another day's progress
through the dazzling quicksand the marsh of blank paper.
- John Updike

We really have to be willing to find out who we are
instead of rebelling for the equal rights that we've been denied,
that we do deserve.
- Andrew Cohen

The things I write are for those who are willing to
accept a new relationship between the reader and the author.
- Jerzy Kosinski

I like men to be men and I like them to care about
me and to take care of me.
I'm willing to let them do that.
- Shelley Long

Our bodies communicate to us clearly and specifically,
if we are willing to listen to them.
- Shakti Gawain

Once you've agreed the script, you must be willing
to go as far as it needs to go on set.
- Ewan McGregor

Skating everywhere is unpredictable,
no amount of money or facilities is going to create a skating star.
You have to have a skater who is dedicated,
passionate, and willing to learn.
- Robin Cousins

It's important for the explorer to be willing to be led astray.
- Roger von Oech

Fred Astaire is my hero.
I love him because he was willing to kill himself to
make his art look effortless.
And because he proved it's possible to be an artist and a good person.
- Connie Willis

Competing in sports has taught me that if I'm not willing to give 120 percent,
somebody else will.
- Ron Blomberg

I've also been willing to share any help that I could
give to any other artist.
- Kenneth Noland

Never go to war unless your willing to win.
- John G. Schmitz

Be willing to have it so.
Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to
overcoming the consequences of any misfortune.
- William James

God and the politicians willing, the United States
can declare peace upon the world,
and win it.
- Ely Culbertson

I was not surprised by the results of the Horizon experiments,
but I remain willing to observe and consider any and
all other tests that are done under similarly precise conditions.
- James Randi

Terrorism is a real despair.
These are people for whom life has been so negative
that they're willing to die if they can take down some of their enemies.
- John Shelby Spong

We need to go back to the way it was 30 years ago,
when everybody had Grandma and Grandpa,
and we were willing to pass moral judgments about right and wrong.
- Steven Tyler


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