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quote by Gloria Steinem: A woman reading Playboy feels a little like a Jew reading a Nazi manual. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

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

--Gloria Steinem
quote by Gloria Steinem: Most women are one man away from welfare. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

Most women are one man away from welfare.

--Gloria Steinem
quote by Gloria Steinem: Logic is in the eye of the logician. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

Logic is in the eye of the logician.

--Gloria Steinem

quote by Gloria Steinem: Like art, revolutions come from combining what exists into what has never existed before. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

Like art, revolutions come from combining what exists into what has never existed before.

--Gloria Steinem
quote by Gloria Steinem: After feminism, I suddenly realised: not everyone has to live the same way. Imagine that! with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

After feminism, I suddenly realised: not everyone has to live the same way. Imagine that!

--Gloria Steinem
quote by Gloria Steinem: Obviously there is no such thing as race, and in many ways, sex is a continuum, not a binary. So it doesn't make sense to label people in that way. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

Obviously there is no such thing as race, and in many ways, sex is a continuum, not a binary. So it doesn't make sense to label people in that way.

--Gloria Steinem
quote by Gloria Steinem: A pedestal is as much a prison as any small, confined space. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

A pedestal is as much a prison as any small, confined space.

--Gloria Steinem
quote by Gloria Steinem: I have yet to hear a man ask for advice on how to combine marriage and a career. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

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

--Gloria Steinem
quote by Gloria Steinem: Writing is the only thing that, when I do it, I don't feel I should be doing something else. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

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

--Gloria Steinem
quote by Gloria Steinem: I'd like to be played as a child by Natalie Wood. I'd have some romantic scenes as Audrey Hepburn and have gritty black-and-white scenes as Patricia Neal. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

I'd like to be played as a child by Natalie Wood. I'd have some romantic scenes as Audrey Hepburn and have gritty black-and-white scenes as Patricia Neal.

--Gloria Steinem
quote by Gloria Steinem: Pearl Jam doesn't just sing about issues they care about. These guys walk it like they talk it. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

Pearl Jam doesn't just sing about issues they care about. These guys walk it like they talk it.

--Gloria Steinem
quote by Gloria Steinem: The caste systems of sex and race are interdependent and can only be uprooted together. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

The caste systems of sex and race are interdependent and can only be uprooted together.

--Gloria Steinem

quote by Gloria Steinem: 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. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

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
quote by Gloria Steinem: The most hurtful thing is not what comes from our adversaries, it's what comes from our friends. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

The most hurtful thing is not what comes from our adversaries, it's what comes from our friends.

--Gloria Steinem
quote by Gloria Steinem: 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. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

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.

--Gloria Steinem
quote by Gloria Steinem: A gender-equal society would be one where the word 'gender' does not exist: where everyone can be themselves. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

A gender-equal society would be one where the word 'gender' does not exist: where everyone can be themselves.

--Gloria Steinem
quote by Gloria Steinem: I'm a freelance person, and I've always been able to support myself. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

I'm a freelance person, and I've always been able to support myself.

--Gloria Steinem

quote by Gloria Steinem: The abolition and suffrage movements progressed when united and were damaged by division; we should remember that. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

The abolition and suffrage movements progressed when united and were damaged by division; we should remember that.

--Gloria Steinem
quote by Gloria Steinem: We've begun to raise daughters more like sons... but few have the courage to raise our sons more like our daughters. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

We've begun to raise daughters more like sons... but few have the courage to raise our sons more like our daughters.

--Gloria Steinem
quote by Gloria Steinem: The problem for all women is we're identified by how we look instead of by our heads and our hearts. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

The problem for all women is we're identified by how we look instead of by our heads and our hearts.

--Gloria Steinem

quote by Gloria Steinem: Having one's traditional role questioned is not a very comfortable experience, perhaps especially for women, who have been able to remain children, and to benefit from work they did not and could not… with background image: white textile on brown textile
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Having one's traditional role questioned is not a very comfortable experience, perhaps especially for women, who have been able to remain children, and to benefit from work they did not and could not do.

--Gloria Steinem
quote by 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… with background image: brown and gray brick wall
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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
quote by Gloria Steinem: Without leaps of imagination, or dreaming, we lose the excitement of possibilities. Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

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

--Gloria Steinem
quote by Gloria Steinem: We must begin to shift the emphasis of teen-age pregnancy to teen-age boys. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

We must begin to shift the emphasis of teen-age pregnancy to teen-age boys.

--Gloria Steinem
quote by Gloria Steinem: The first resistance to social change is to say it's not necessary. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

The first resistance to social change is to say it's not necessary.

--Gloria Steinem

quote by Gloria Steinem: There's no greater gift than thinking that you had some impact on the world, for the better. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

There's no greater gift than thinking that you had some impact on the world, for the better.

--Gloria Steinem
quote by Gloria Steinem: Age brings a freedom. When you're young, you're much more subject to the idea of what feminine is or how you should look or how you should behave. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

Age brings a freedom. When you're young, you're much more subject to the idea of what feminine is or how you should look or how you should behave.

--Gloria Steinem
quote by Gloria Steinem: If you say, I'm for equal pay, that's a reform. But if you say. I'm a feminist, that's a transformation of society. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

If you say, I'm for equal pay, that's a reform. But if you say. I'm a feminist, that's a transformation of society.

--Gloria Steinem
quote by Gloria Steinem: There's no shortage of great young activists. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

There's no shortage of great young activists.

--Gloria Steinem
quote by Gloria Steinem: Gender is probably the most restricting force in American life. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

Gender is probably the most restricting force in American life.

--Gloria Steinem
quote by Gloria Steinem: All women, and men of color -- we were owned like tables and chairs. We spent a hundred years getting a legal identity as human beings. That's a big thing. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

All women, and men of color -- we were owned like tables and chairs. We spent a hundred years getting a legal identity as human beings. That's a big thing.

--Gloria Steinem
quote by Gloria Steinem: Every social justice movement that I know of has come out of people sitting in small groups, telling their life stories, and discovering that other people have shared similar experiences. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

Every social justice movement that I know of has come out of people sitting in small groups, telling their life stories, and discovering that other people have shared similar experiences.

--Gloria Steinem
quote by Gloria Steinem: Power can be taken, but not given. The process of the taking is empowerment in itself. with background image: photo of author Gloria Steinem with quote

Power can be taken, but not given. The process of the taking is empowerment in itself.

--Gloria Steinem

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