Marilyn Monroe Quote ~ Men

z Marilyn Monroe quote women who seek to be equal ambition“Women who seek to be equal with men lack ambition.”

  Bernhard Gutmann art.
Marilyn Monroe bio.


Gloria Steinem Quote ~ Feminist

"A Feminist is anyone who recognizes the equality and full humanity of women and men."Art by Berthe Morisot.

“A Feminist is anyone who recognizes the equality and full humanity of women and men.”

Art by Berthe Morisot.
Gloria Steinem bio.

Marilyn Monroe Quote ~ Size

“To all the girls that think you’re fat because you’re not a size zero.  You’re the beautiful one. It’s society who’s ugly.”

Boris D. Grigoriev art.
Marilyn Monroe bio.

Gloria Steinem Quote ~ Equality

“We shall overcome”

Camille VanCamp art.
Gloria Steinem bio.

Bett Davis Quote ~ Opinions

“When a man gives his opinion, he’s a man.  When a woman gives her opinion, she’s a bitch.”

 C. de Vylder art.
Bett Davis bio.

Gloria Steinem Quote ~ Courage

“Though we have the courage to raise our daughter more like our sons, we’ve rarely had the courage to raise our sons like our daughters.”

Art by Carl Larsson.
Gloria Steinem bio.

Gwen Fox Quote ~ Permission

“When we women give ourselves permission to pursue our passion, we give our children permission to do the same.”

Art by Berthe Morisot.
Gwen Fox bio.

Sylvia Plath Quote ~ Wants

“What a man wants is a mate and what a woman wants is infinite security.  What a man is, is an arrow into the future and what a woman is, is the place the arrow shoots off from.”

Alonzo Perez art.
Sylvia Plath bio.

Nora A. Cebotarev Quote ~ Equality

“to work on gender relations, you have to work with women and men, otherwise you only create frustration.”

Alonso Perez art.
Read Nora Cebotarev’s  bio.

Audrey Hepburn Quote ~ Happy

“I believe happy girls are the pretties girls.”

Childe Hassam art.
Read Audrey Hepburn’s short bio.

Mary Wollstonecraft Quote ~ Man

“…here is the sexual difference, when the education has been the same, all the difference that I can discern, arises from the superior advantage of liberty which enables the man to see more of life.”

Arturo Ricci art.
Read Mary Wollstonecraft’s bio.

Gloria Allred Quote ~ Injustice

“Women will no longer be silent when they suffer injustice against them.

Anton Ebert art.
Read Gloria Allred’s short bio.

Asma Jahangir Quote ~ Women

Even the uneducated women in this country have such a wisdom about them and that is because they have had to deal with a hostile environment around them from the day they were born.  It has made them realize that they have to really fight.  Women in Pakistan are survivors.”

Alice Pike Barney art.
Read Asma’s short bio.

Etta Palm d’Aelders Quote ~ Justice

“Gentlemen, justice must be the first virtue of free men and justice demands that the laws be the same for all beings, like the air and the sun.  And yet everywhere, the laws favor men at the expense of women, because everywhere power is in your hands.”

Eduardo Leon Garrido art.
Etta Palm d’Aelders bio.

Raheel Raza Quote ~ Muslim

“The images that you see in print or on CNN are not even remotely reflective of the lives of Muslim women in general.”

Alexandre Cabanel art.
Raheel Raza bio.

Olympe de Gouges Quote ~ Rights

“Property belongs to both sexes whether united or separated, it is for each of them an inviolable and sacred right.”

Alonzo Perez art.
Read Olympe de Gouges bio.

Angela Merkel Quote – Women

“I am not here for women only….but also for women.”

Adrien Morceau art.
Read Angela Merkel’s bio.

Mary Wollstonecraft Quote – Woman

“It is an affection for the whole human race…that leads me earnestly to wish to see woman placed in a station in which she would advance…”

Emmanuel Costa art.
Read Mary Woolstonecraft bio.

Audrey Hepburn Quote ~ Beauty

“The beauty of a woman is not in the clothes she wears, the figure that she carries or the way she combs her hair.  The beauty is seen in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides.”

Anna Bilińska-Bohdanowicz art.
Audrey Hepburn bio.

Nora A. Cebotarev Quote ~ Knowledge

“Household knowledge is quite good and important.  You need to know how to manage and run a good household…But women also needed something else.”

Alfred Provis art.
Read Nora Cebotarev’s bio.

Smriti Irani Quote ~ Leadership

“Leadership is an inherent skill for women.  I would not look at leadership as a status because you are in a particular position – it is actually a part of your everyday life.  For me, every woman is a leader.”

Elizabeth Stanhope Forbes art.
Smriti Irani bio.

Virginia Woolf Quote ~ Men

“Why are women so much more interesting to men than men are to women”.

Alfred Seifert art.
Virginia Woolf bio.

Etta Palm d’Aelders Quote ~ Prejudice

“The prejudices with which our sex has been surrounded – supported by unjust laws which only accord us a secondary existence in society and which often force us into the humiliating necessity of winning over the cantakerous and ferocious character of a man who..has become our master…those prejudeces have changed what was for us the sweetest and most saintly of duties, those of wife and mother, into a painful and terrible slavery.”

Elchanon Verveer art.
Etta Palm d’Aelders bio.

Virginia Woolf Quote ~ Emancipation

“The history of men’s opposition to women’s emancipation is more interesting perhaps than the story of that emancipation itself.”

Albert de Belleroche art.
Virginia Woolf bio.