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Dame Barbara Cartland
Born Mary Barbara Hamilton Cartland
9 July 1901
Edgbaston, Birmingham, England
Died 21 May 2000(2000-05-21) (aged 98)
Camfield Place near Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England
Occupation Novelist
Nationality English
Period 1925–2000
Genre Romance
Spouse Alexander McCorquodale (m. 1927–1933)
Hugh McCorquodale (m. 1936–1963)
Children Raine McCorquodale
Ian Hamilton McCorquodale
Glen McCorquodale
Relatives Diana, Princess of Wales (step-granddaughter)

To sleep around is absolutely wrong for a woman; it's degrading and it completely ruins her personality. Sooner or later it will destroy all that is feminine and beautiful and idealistic in her.
Barbara Cartland
The right diet directs sexual energy into the parts that matter.
A woman asking 'Am I good? Am I satisfied?' is extremely selfish. The less women fuss about themselves, the less they talk to other women, the more they try to please their husbands, the happier the marriage is going to be.
Barbara Cartland
As long as the plots keep arriving from outer space, I'll go on with my virgins.
Barbara Cartland
After forty a woman has to choose between losing her figure or her face. My advice is to keep your face, and stay sitting down.
Barbara Cartland
A woman should say: 'Have I made him happy? Is he satisfied? Does he love me more than he loved me before? Is he likely to go to bed with another woman?' If he does, then it's the wife's fault because she is not trying to make him happy.
Barbara Cartland
A historical romance is the only kind of book where chastity really counts.
Barbara Cartland
I have always found women difficult. I don't really understand them. To begin with, few women tell the truth.
Barbara Cartland
I'll keep going till my face falls off.
Among men, sex sometimes results in intimacy; among women, intimacy sometimes results in sex.
Barbara Cartland
France is the only place where you can make love in the afternoon without people hammering on your door.
Barbara Cartland