Men and Women
These are English sayings and proverbs about men and women, including husbands and wives.
Click on any saying for more information and notes.
If a woman is happy with her husband, she will be a good mate for him.
This saying talks about the difficulties for women in finding a suitable male partner.
This somewhat sexist saying suggests that men age better than women.
Many men owe their achievements in life to women.
This somewhat humorous saying is often used to excuse male behaviour (of both boys and adult men).
A woman rejected in love can be very angry and dangerous.
Everything in life is arranged to the advantage of men. Life is tough for women.
Some people think that women talk too much. If they already talk too much, they don't need another tongue. One tongue is sufficient (but see Origin below).
Many women have won a man's love by cooking delicious meals for him. They fed his stomach and found love in his heart.
A man cannot win an argument with a woman. Women talk more than men. They can always add something more to what they are saying.