Feminism Quotes SMS Collection

I think its about time we voted

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

I am woman invincible pooped author unknown

I am woman!  I am invincible!  I am pooped!  ~Author Unknown

Men are irrelevant women happy or unhappy

Men are irrelevant.  Women are happy or unhappy, fulfilled or unfulfilled, and it has nothing to do with men.  ~Fay WeldonWRM

The reason there are so few female

The reason there are so few female politicians is that it is too much trouble to put makeup on two faces.  ~Maureen MurphyWRM

A woman is like a tea bag

A woman is like a tea bag.  It’s only when she’s in hot water that you realize how strong she is.  ~Attributed to both

Nobody objects to a woman being good

Nobody objects to a woman being a good writer or sculptor or geneticist if at the same time she manages to be a good

Isnt that the problem that women have

Isn’t that the problem?  That women have been swindled for centuries into substituting adornment for love, fashion (as it were) for passion?  ~Erica JongOPV

Most women are one man away from

Most women are one man away from welfare.  ~Gloria Steinem

Women are not inherently passive or peaceful

Women are not inherently passive or peaceful.  We’re not inherently anything but human.  ~Robin MorganCUL

It was we the people not white

It was we, the people; not we, the white male citizens; nor yet we, the male citizens; but we, the whole people, who formed

Its hard to fight an enemy who

It’s hard to fight an enemy who has outposts in your head.  ~Sally Kempton, Esquire, 1970WLBUQ

We are living through the invention of

A recent Pew Research Center study found that barely half of American adults are married, a historic low. More striking: Only 20 percent of

You know when i first went into

You know, when I first went into the movies Lionel Barrymore played my grandfather.  Later he played my father and finally he played my

Men define intelligence men usefulness tell us

Men define intelligence, men define usefulness, men tell us what is beautiful, men even tell us what is womanly.  ~Sally KemptonWRM

When a woman behaves like man why

When a woman behaves like a man, why doesn’t she behave like a nice man?  ~Edith EvansWRM

There is a special place in hell

There is a special place in hell for women who do not help other women.  ~Madeleine K. Albright

Sometimes the best man for job isnt

Sometimes the best man for the job isn’t.  ~Author Unknown

Man endures pain as an undeserved punishment

Man endures pain as an undeserved punishment; woman accepts it as a natural heritage.  ~Author Unknown

I am beautiful as am the shape

I am beautiful as I am.  I am the shape that was gifted.  My breasts are no longer perky and upright like when I

I think therefore im single lizz winstead

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

Ive left bethlehem and i feel free

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,

And the crazy part of it was

And the crazy part of it was even if you were clever, even if you spent your adolescence reading John Donne and Shaw, even

It starts when you sink in his

It starts when you sink in his arms and ends with your arms in his sink.  ~Author UnknownProcessed WorldHHQ

Women are the only oppressed group in

Women are the only oppressed group in our society that lives in intimate association with their opressors.  ~Evelyn Cunningham

Men werent really the enemy they

Men weren’t really the enemy – they were fellow victims suffering from an outmoded masculine mystique that made them feel unnecessarily inadequate when there

Instead of getting hard ourselves and trying

Instead of getting hard ourselves and trying to compete, women should try and give their best qualities to men – bring them softness, teach

Its wonderful to watch a pretty woman

It’s wonderful to watch a pretty woman with character grow beautiful.  ~Mignon McLaughlin, The Second Neurotic’s Notebook, 1966CSN

Never let the hand you hold hold

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

I myself have never been able to

I myself have never been able to find out precisely what feminism is:  I only know that people call me a feminist whenever I

Women are all female impersonators to some

Women are all female impersonators to some degree.  ~Susan Brownmiller

Not only is womens work never done

Not only is women’s work never done, the definition keeps changing.  ~Bill Copeland in Herald-Tribune (Sarasota, Florida)

There are very few jobs that actually

There are very few jobs that actually require a penis or vagina.  All other jobs should be open to everybody.  ~Florynce Kennedy, quoted in

When two people marry they become in

When two people marry they become in the eyes of the law one person, and that one person is the husband.  ~Shana Alexander, State-by-State

Womens chains have been forged by men

Women’s chains have been forged by men, not by anatomy.  ~Estelle R. RameyWRM

I listen to feminists and all these

I listen to feminists and all these radical gals – most of them are failures.  They’ve blown it.  Some of them have been married,

I didnt want to be a boy

I didn’t want to be a boy, ever, but I was outraged that his height and intelligence were graces for him and gaucheries for

Advertisers in general bear a large part

Advertisers in general bear a large part of the responsibility for the deep feelings of inadequacy that drive women to psychiatrists, pills, or the

I am working for the time when

I am working for the time when unqualified blacks, browns, and women join the unqualified men in running our government.  ~Cissy FarentholdWRM

A woman reading playboy feels a little

A woman reading Playboy feels a little like a Jew reading a Nazi manual.  ~Gloria Steinem

When i see the elaborate study and

When I see the elaborate study and ingenuity displayed by women in the pursuit of trifles, I feel no doubt of their capacity for

The emotional sexual and psychological stereotyping of

The emotional, sexual, and psychological stereotyping of females begins when the doctor says, "It’s a girl."  ~Shirley Chisholm

American women are fools because they try

American women are fools because they try to be everything to everybody.  ~VivaCUL

Our only hope for the redemption of

Our only hope for the redemption of woman from the thralldom of dress lies in the belief that her hitherto limited sphere of activities

Because womens work is never done and

Because women’s work is never done and is underpaid or unpaid or boring or repetitious and we’re the first to get fired and what

Many beautiful women have been made happy

Many beautiful women have been made happy by their own beauty, but no intelligent woman has ever been made happy by her own intelligence. 

The only jobs for which no man

The only jobs for which no man is qualified are human incubators and wet nurse.  Likewise, the only job for which no woman is

History is herstory too author unknown

History is herstory too.  ~Author Unknown

Give a woman job and she grows

Give a woman a job and she grows balls.  ~Jack Gelber

Feminism directly confronts the idea that one

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

I was told that whistling wasnt ladylike

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

Resolved that the women of this nation

Resolved, that the women of this nation in 1876, have greater cause for discontent, rebellion and revolution than the men of 1776.  ~Susan B.

No woman is required to build the

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

Marriage is for women the commonest mode

Marriage is for women the commonest mode of livelihood, and the total amount of undesired sex endured by women is probably greater in marriage

Tomboys are an assertion of reality practicality

Tomboys are an assertion of reality, of practicality.  Forced femininity is a waste of energy and resources, and therefore of oneself.  Live to live. 

You dont have to signal a social

You don’t have to signal a social conscience by looking like a frump.  Lace knickers won’t hasten the holocaust, you can ban the bomb

I see my body as an instrument

I see my body as an instrument, rather than an ornament.  ~Alanis Morissette, quoted in Reader’s Digest, March 2000

The thing women have yet to learn

The thing women have yet to learn is nobody gives you power.  You just take it.  ~Roseanne Barr

Be plain in dress and sober your

Be plain in dress, and sober in your diet; In short, my deary, kiss me, and be quiet. ~Mary Wortley Montagu, A Summary of

Sensible and responsible women do not want

Sensible and responsible women do not want to vote.  The relative positions to be assumed by man and woman in the working out of