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A Woman is naturally more helpless than the other Sex and a Man of Honour and Sense should have this in his View in all
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"A Woman is naturally more helpless than the other Sex; and a Man of Honour and Sense should have this in his View in all Manner of Commerce with her"

- Richard Steele

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In this quote, Richard Steele is recommending that ladies are naturally more susceptible and reliant than guys. He thinks that a guy of honor and intelligence should always keep this in mind when interacting with females. This could be interpreted as a reflection of the societal norms and expectations of the time, where females were frequently seen as fragile and in requirement of security. Steele might be implying that males have an obligation to deal with females with care and factor to consider, as they are not as capable as men. This quote highlights the gender roles and power characteristics that were prevalent in the 18th century.

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Richard Steele This quote is written / told by Richard Steele between January 1, 1672 and September 1, 1729. He was a famous Dramatist from United Kingdom. The author also have 14 other quotes.

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