She Said: Witty Words from Wise Women (Hardcover)

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She Said is a wonderful celebration of the wit and wisdom of women through the ages. In it you’ll find writers, artists, politicians, actors, musicians, fashionistas, from Sappho to Beyoncé and Dorothy Parker to Carrie Fisher, all of whom have two things in common: brilliant minds and barbed wits that sting with their precision. Featuring women from as far back as 700 BC and right up to the modern day, the quotations and classic one-liners found here will inspire and delight, whether they are cheeky retorts from the outspoken, barbed reflections from the thoughtful or righteous indignation from the slighted. In the words of Elizabeth von Arnim (1866–1941), "A woman's tongue is a deadly weapon and the most difficult thing in the world to keep in order."

About the Author


Dominique Enright is also the compiler of The Wicked Wit of Winston Churchill and The Wicked Wit of Jane Austen

Praise For…


Brilliant book - - Sunday Mirror S Magazine
Product Details
ISBN: 9781782439271
ISBN-10: 1782439277
Publisher: Michael O'Mara
Publication Date: January 1st, 2020
Pages: 176
Language: English