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Gloria Steinem

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Some of us are becoming the men we wanted to marry.

Gloria Steinem

In depression you care about nothing. In sadness you care about everything.

Gloria Steinem

Being able to support oneself allows one to choose a marriage out of love and not just economic dependence. It also allows one to risk that marriage.

Gloria Steinem

If men menstruated, they would brag about how much and for how long.

Gloria Steinem

A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle.

Gloria Steinem

The moment we find the reason behind an emotion...the wall we have built is breached, and the positive memories it has kept from us return too. That's why it pays to ask those painful questions. The answers can set you free.

Gloria Steinem

Most American children suffer too much mother and too little father.

Gloria Steinem

I can't mate in captivity.

Gloria Steinem

Most women's magazines simply try to mold women into bigger and better consumers.

Gloria Steinem

The future depends entirely on what each of us does every day; a movement is only people moving.

Gloria Steinem

Without leaps of imagination, or dreaming, we lose the excitement of possibilities. Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning.

Gloria Steinem

Each individual woman's body demands to be accepted on its own terms.

Gloria Steinem

No man can call himself liberal, or radical, or even a conservative advocate of fair play, if his work depends in any way on the unpaid or underpaid labor of women at home, or in the office.

Gloria Steinem

Logic is in the eye of the logician.

Gloria Steinem

Happy or unhappy, families are all mysterious.

Gloria Steinem

It is more rewarding to watch money change the world than watch it accumulate.

Gloria Steinem

I have yet to hear a man ask for advice on how to combine marriage and a career.

Gloria Steinem

Writing is the only thing that, when I do it, I don't feel I should be doing something else.

Gloria Steinem

Evil is obvious only in retrospect.

Gloria Steinem

I've yet to be on a campus where most women weren't worrying about some aspect of combining marriage, children, and a career. I've yet to find one where many men were worrying about the same thing.

Gloria Steinem

Any woman who chooses to behave like a full human being should be warned that the armies of the status quo will treat her as something of a dirty joke. That's their natural and first weapon. She will need her sisterhood.

Gloria Steinem

The first problem for all of us, men and women, is not to learn, but to unlearn.

Gloria Steinem

We can tell our values by looking at our checkbook stubs.

Gloria Steinem

Unless we include a job as part of every citizen's right to autonomy and personal fulfillment, women will continue to be vulnerable to someone else's idea of what need is.

Gloria Steinem

If the shoe doesn't fit, must we change the foot?

Gloria Steinem
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