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Feminism Quotes


Famous Quotes & Quotations About Feminism:

I refuse to believe that trading recipes is silly. Tunafish casserole is at least as real as corporate stock.
~ Barbara Grizzuti Harrison.

I see my body as an instrument, rather than an ornament.
~ Alanis Morissette.

Every time we liberate a woman, we liberate a man.
~ Margaret Mead.

Feminism directly confronts the idea that one person or set of people [has] the right to impose definitions of reality on others.
~ Liz Stanley and Sue Wise.

[Feminism is] a socialist, anti-family, political movement that encourages women to leave their husbands, kill their children, practice witchcraft, destroy capitalism and become lesbians.
~ Pat Robertson.

I think it's about time we voted for senators with breasts. After all, we've been voting for boobs long enough.
~ Clarie Sargent, Arizona senatorial candidate.

I think, therefore I'm single.
~ Lizz Winstead.

I was the first woman to burn my bra - it took the fire department four days to put it out.
~ Dolly Parton.

My advice to the women's clubs of America is to raise more hell and fewer dahlias.
~ James Whistler McNeill.

Never let the hand you hold, hold you down.
~ Author Unknown.

No woman is required to build the world by destroying herself.
~ Rabbi Sofer.

I was told that whistling wasn't ladylike, but I knew even then that women were simply not supposed to be that happy.
~ Anonymous, quoted in Kindling the Spirit by Lois P. Frankel.

I wish someone would have told me that, just because I'm a girl, I don't have to get married.
~ Marlo Thomas.

I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naïve or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman.
~ Anaïs Nin.

I would have girls regard themselves not as adjectives but as nouns.
~ Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Our Girls.

If all men are born free, how is it that all women are born slaves?
~ Mary Astell.

I'm just a person trapped inside a woman's body.
~ Elaine Boosler.

I've left Bethlehem, and I feel free. I've left the girl I was supposed to be, and some day I'll be born.
~ Paula Cole, Tiger, This Fire.

Women's chains have been forged by men, not by anatomy.
~ Estelle R. Ramey.

You don't have to be anti-man to be pro-woman.
~ Jane Galvin Lewis.

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