The cock may crow but it's the hen that lays the egg.
I have never consciously exploited the fact that I am a woman. I wouldn't dare try that even if I knew how to. I have too much respect for my male colleagues to think they would be particualrly impressed.
Barbara Castle 05/10/1969
If the good Lord had intended us to have equal rights to go out to work, he wouldn't have created Man and Woman.
Patrick Jenkin 30/10/1979
I personally feel very undecided whether it is better for a woman to stay and look after the home or go out to a job.
Geoffrey Howe 26/11/1986
I hope we shall see more ande more women combining marriage and a career. Prejudice against this dual role is not confined to men. I regret to say, it comes from our own sex.
Margaret Thatcher 1952
Being in power is like being a lady - if you have to tell people you are, you aren't.