196 quotes found by Gloria Steinem

Gloria Steinem
Power can be taken, but not given. The process of the taking is empowerment in itself.
power  Itself  Process  # 386617
Gloria Steinem
The truth will set you free, but first it will piss you off.
truth  anger  freedom  # 250
Gloria Steinem
A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle.
humour  feminism  # 1743
Gloria Steinem
Without leaps of imagination, or dreaming, we lose the excitement of possibilities. Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning.
dreams  planning  Lose  # 386597
Gloria Steinem
Happy or unhappy, families are all mysterious. We have only to imagine how differently we would be described - and will be, after our deaths - by each of the family members who believe they know us.
family  happy  Each  # 386598
Gloria Steinem
I have yet to hear a man ask for advice on how to combine marriage and a career.
funny  marriage  Career  # 386599
Gloria Steinem
Childbirth is more admirable than conquest, more amazing than self-defense, and as courageous as either one.
women  Amazing  Either  # 386600
Gloria Steinem
Being misunderstood by people whose opinions you value is absolutely the most painful.
value  opinions  Absolutely  # 386601
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.
society  Pay  Equal  # 386602
Gloria Steinem
A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle.
Woman  fish  Bicycle  # 386603
Gloria Steinem
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.
women  marriage  men  # 386604
Gloria Steinem
We've begun to raise daughters more like sons... but few have the courage to raise our sons more like our daughters.
courage  Few  Raise  # 386605
Gloria Steinem
We need to remember across generations that there is as much to learn as there is to teach.
learn  remember  teach  # 386606
Gloria Steinem
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  Once  Ask  # 386607
Gloria Steinem
If women are supposed to be less rational and more emotional at the beginning of our menstrual cycle when the female hormone is at its lowest level, then why isn't it logical to say that, in those few days, women behave the most like the way men behave all month long?
men  women  Few  # 386608
Gloria Steinem
The future depends entirely on what each of us does every day; a movement is only people moving.
future  Each  Moving  # 386609