Gloria Steinem Quotes

Top 100 wise famous quotes and sayings by Gloria Steinem

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Gloria Steinem quotes: Marriage was always the happening end, not the beginning. Marriage was always the happening end, not the beginning.
Gloria Steinem quotes: Men tend to gain wholeness by acquiring the qualities that are wrongly called feminine. Men tend to gain wholeness by acquiring the qualities that are wrongly called feminine.
Gloria Steinem quotes: Housewives are dependent creatures who are still children ... parasites. Housewives are dependent creatures who are still children ... parasites.
Gloria Steinem quotes: A rejection of the way a woman speaks is often a way of blaming or dismissing her without dealing with the content of what she is saying. A rejection of the way a woman speaks is often a way of blaming or dismissing her without dealing with the content of what she is saying.
Gloria Steinem quotes: For twenty years, not a week went by when I wasn't on a plane. For twenty years, not a week went by when I wasn't on a plane.
Gloria Steinem quotes: We need to unlearn some of our respect for education, since it has undermined our respect for ourselves. We need to unlearn some of our respect for education, since it has undermined our respect for ourselves.
Gloria Steinem quotes: Fashion in the past meant conforming and losing oneself. Fashion in the present means being individual and finding oneself. Fashion in the past meant conforming and losing oneself. Fashion in the present means being individual and finding oneself.
Gloria Steinem quotes: I'm lucky I don't make my living in front of the camera. I'm lucky I don't make my living in front of the camera.
Gloria Steinem quotes: There is no such thing as Superwoman. You cant have everything if you do everything. There is no such thing as Superwoman. You cant have everything if you do everything.
Gloria Steinem quotes: In order to make a choice, you need the power to see there is one. In order to make a choice, you need the power to see there is one.
Gloria Steinem quotes: After feminism, I suddenly realised: not everyone has to live the same way. Imagine that! After feminism, I suddenly realised: not everyone has to live the same way. Imagine that!
Gloria Steinem quotes: When men realize that feminism is a universal good that affects them in very intimate ways then I think they really become allies and leaders. When men realize that feminism is a universal good that affects them in very intimate ways then I think they really become allies and leaders.
Gloria Steinem quotes: There is a naive belief that injustice only had to be pointed out in order to be cured. There is a naive belief that injustice only had to be pointed out in order to be cured.
Gloria Steinem quotes: I haven't been in a job situation in which I was competing with other women. As a writer, you're more likely to be treated as an individual. I haven't been in a job situation in which I was competing with other women. As a writer, you're more likely to be treated as an individual.
Gloria Steinem quotes: The authority of any governing institution must stop at its citizen's skin. The authority of any governing institution must stop at its citizen's skin.
Gloria Steinem quotes: We learn most where we know the least. We learn most where we know the least.
Gloria Steinem quotes: I don't want to die saying but, you know? There's so much I want to do, so I want more time. I don't want to die saying but, you know? There's so much I want to do, so I want more time.
Gloria Steinem quotes: I don't know enough to be a feminist." Or even "I'm not smart enough to be a feminist." It breaks my heart. I don't know enough to be a feminist." Or even "I'm not smart enough to be a feminist." It breaks my heart.
Gloria Steinem quotes: In Indian Country," he says, "we have a different sense of time. I'm learning and you're learning - and more will. In Indian Country," he says, "we have a different sense of time. I'm learning and you're learning - and more will.
Gloria Steinem quotes: In every century, there are a handful of writers who help the human race to evolve. Andrea is one of them. In every century, there are a handful of writers who help the human race to evolve. Andrea is one of them.
Gloria Steinem quotes: You are the leader you've been waiting for. You are the leader you've been waiting for.
Gloria Steinem quotes: I began to sense that a big part of our problem is simple ignorance of what the oldest cultures have to teach. I began to sense that a big part of our problem is simple ignorance of what the oldest cultures have to teach.
Gloria Steinem quotes: She was a civil rights advocate. He was a feminist. She was a civil rights advocate. He was a feminist.
Gloria Steinem quotes: I hope to live to 100. There is so much to do. I hope to live to 100. There is so much to do.
Gloria Steinem quotes: I always say to audiences of men: "Cooperation beats submission. Trust me." I always say to audiences of men: "Cooperation beats submission. Trust me."
Gloria Steinem quotes: Go out and find your own stories.That is what I want to tell you. Go out and find your own stories.That is what I want to tell you.
Gloria Steinem quotes: If you let Barnum & Bailey interpret a plot by Stendahl, it might come out to be something like the 1972 Democratic convention. If you let Barnum & Bailey interpret a plot by Stendahl, it might come out to be something like the 1972 Democratic convention.
Gloria Steinem quotes: As with all inferior things, this part of the city was given an adjective while the rest stole the noun. As with all inferior things, this part of the city was given an adjective while the rest stole the noun.
Gloria Steinem quotes: Elephants are so wise and so funny and so endangered and so intelligent. I just think there is a lot to learn from them. Elephants are so wise and so funny and so endangered and so intelligent. I just think there is a lot to learn from them.
Gloria Steinem quotes: The problem for all women is we're identified by how we look instead of by our heads and our hearts. The problem for all women is we're identified by how we look instead of by our heads and our hearts.
Gloria Steinem quotes: Most women are one man away from welfare. Most women are one man away from welfare.
Gloria Steinem quotes: Anything can be used for or against the welfare of women - or the welfare of anyone - depending on who controls it. Anything can be used for or against the welfare of women - or the welfare of anyone - depending on who controls it.
Gloria Steinem quotes: Imagining anything is the first step toward creating it. Believing in a true self is what allows a true self to be born. Imagining anything is the first step toward creating it. Believing in a true self is what allows a true self to be born.
Gloria Steinem quotes: The electoral system is not where change starts - it usually starts in communities and from the bottom up - but it is where change can be stopped. The electoral system is not where change starts - it usually starts in communities and from the bottom up - but it is where change can be stopped.
Gloria Steinem quotes: When unique voices are united in a common cause, they make history. When unique voices are united in a common cause, they make history.
Gloria Steinem quotes: God may be in the details, but the goddess is in the questions. Once we begin to ask them, there's no turning back. God may be in the details, but the goddess is in the questions. Once we begin to ask them, there's no turning back.
Gloria Steinem quotes: I began to understand with a terrible sureness that we teach what we need to learn and write what we need to know. I began to understand with a terrible sureness that we teach what we need to learn and write what we need to know.
Gloria Steinem quotes: Perhaps the most revolutionary act for a woman will be a self-willed journey - and to be welcomed when she comes home. Perhaps the most revolutionary act for a woman will be a self-willed journey - and to be welcomed when she comes home.
Gloria Steinem quotes: It's possible to be pro-sex and anti-pornography. It's possible to be pro-sex and anti-pornography.
Gloria Steinem quotes: Laughter is the only free emotion-the only one that can't be compelled.p.181 Laughter is the only free emotion-the only one that can't be compelled.p.181
Gloria Steinem quotes: Knowing About Victoria Woodhull inspires women to be daring, outrageous and creative. Knowing About Victoria Woodhull inspires women to be daring, outrageous and creative.
Gloria Steinem quotes: But controversy is a teacher. But controversy is a teacher.
Gloria Steinem quotes: I think one of the great innovations of sexual harassment law was that it did not use the word "consent." It used the word "welcome." I think one of the great innovations of sexual harassment law was that it did not use the word "consent." It used the word "welcome."
Gloria Steinem quotes: It's a big gift to be recognizable as part of something that matters to people, but that's not the same as being responsible for something. It's a big gift to be recognizable as part of something that matters to people, but that's not the same as being responsible for something.
Gloria Steinem quotes: Overthrowing capitalism is too small for us. We must overthrow the whole ... patriarch! Overthrowing capitalism is too small for us. We must overthrow the whole ... patriarch!
Gloria Steinem quotes: The definition of woman's work is shitwork. The definition of woman's work is shitwork.
Gloria Steinem quotes: human beings have an almost infinite capacity for adapting to the expectations around human beings have an almost infinite capacity for adapting to the expectations around
Gloria Steinem quotes: Our grief is not a cry for war. Our grief is not a cry for war.
Gloria Steinem quotes: Anger is supposed to be "unfeminine," so we suppress Anger is supposed to be "unfeminine," so we suppress
Gloria Steinem quotes: Inside, each of us has a purple motorcycle. Inside, each of us has a purple motorcycle.
Gloria Steinem quotes: Romance is a means to the end of self-completion, but love is an end in itself. Romance is a means to the end of self-completion, but love is an end in itself.
Gloria Steinem quotes: I am not now, and never have been, a girlfriend of Henry Kissinger. I am not now, and never have been, a girlfriend of Henry Kissinger.
Gloria Steinem quotes: A lot of my generation are living out the un-lived lives of our mothers. A lot of my generation are living out the un-lived lives of our mothers.
Gloria Steinem quotes: read Plato or Shakespeare or Dante as if we found their books in the street and had no idea who they were. I read Plato or Shakespeare or Dante as if we found their books in the street and had no idea who they were. I
Gloria Steinem quotes: The new women in politics seem to be saying that we already know how to lose, thank you very much. Now we want to learn how to win. The new women in politics seem to be saying that we already know how to lose, thank you very much. Now we want to learn how to win.
Gloria Steinem quotes: This was my first hint of the truism that depression is anger turned inward; thus women are twice as likely to be depressed. This was my first hint of the truism that depression is anger turned inward; thus women are twice as likely to be depressed.
Gloria Steinem quotes: A good friendship is a conversation that never ends. A good friendship is a conversation that never ends.
Gloria Steinem quotes: The first problem for all of us, men and women, is not to learn but to unlearn. The first problem for all of us, men and women, is not to learn but to unlearn.
Gloria Steinem quotes: People in the same room understand and empathize with each other in a way that isn't possible on the page or screen. People in the same room understand and empathize with each other in a way that isn't possible on the page or screen.
Gloria Steinem quotes: The question of whether one has one's own political power or goes to work for someone else is not only a feminist question. The question of whether one has one's own political power or goes to work for someone else is not only a feminist question.
Gloria Steinem quotes: God knows (She knows) that women try. God knows (She knows) that women try.