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Quotable Texas Women
Susie Kelly Flatau and Lou Halsell Rodenberger (co-editors)
Texas A&M Univ. Press
ISBN   1-880510-8
paper  6x6 , 160 pp., $12.95
February 2005
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Texas women have long been eloquent commentators on the life and times of Texans from pioneer days to the present. Quotable Texas Women offers hundreds of memorable quotes and quips from these Texas gals that pay tribute to their insights and experiences. Quotations are presented in alphabetical order by subject and indexed by author.

Sampling of quotations found in Quotable Texas Women:

    It's not just enough to swing at the ball. You've got to loosen your girdle and let 'er fly.
    –Babe Didrikson Zaharias

    Women make a difference in the public arena. Women look out for the needs of women and children, the elderly and the poor.
    –Kathy Whitmire

    Do not call for black power or green power.  Call for brain power.
    Barbara Jordan


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