Someone asked me why women don't gamble as much as men do, and I gave the commonsensical reply that we don't have as much money. That was a true and incomplete answer. In fact, women's total instinct for gambling is satisfied by marriage.
Without leaps of imagination, or dreaming, we lose the excitement of possibilities. Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning.
Each individual woman's body demands to be accepted on its own terms.
At my graduation, I thought we had to marry what we wished to become. Now you are becoming the men you once would have wished to marry.
Logic is in the eye of the logician.
Women with body image or eating disorders are not a special category, just more extreme in their response to a culture that emphasizes thinness and impossible standards of appearance for women instead of individuality and health.
I have yet to hear a man ask for advice on how to combine marriage and a career.
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.
Most women's magazines simply try to mold women into bigger and better consumers.
By the year 2000 we will, I hope, raise our children to believe in human potential, not God
Self-esteem is the basis of any democracy
Hope is a very unruly emotion
There are really not many jobs that actually require a penis or a vagina, and all other occupations should be open to everyone.
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
It's an incredible con job when you think about it, to believe something now in exchange for something after death. Even corporations with their reward systems don't try to make it posthumous.