(1879 - 1964)
Lady Astor is the former Nancy Langhorne of Virginia, and if elevated for the seat in the House of Commons vacated by the elevation of Lord Astor, will be the first woman to sit in the House of Commons.
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Nancy Astor Quotes and Quotations
Pioneers may be picturesque figures, but they are often rather lonely ones.
I refuse to admit that I am more than fifty-two, even if that does make my sons illegitimate.
I used to dread getting older because I thought I would not be able to do all the things I wanted to do, but now that I am older I find that I don't want to do them.
It is no use blaming the men-we made them what they are-and now it is up to us to try and make ourselves-the makers of men-a little more responsible.
The trouble with most people is that they think with their hopes or fears or wishes rather than with their minds.
A fool without fear is sometimes wiser than an angel with fear.
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I think and think for months, for years. Ninety-nine times the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right.