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.
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.
Without leaps of imagination or dreaming we lose the excitement of possibilities. Dreaming after all is a form of planning.
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.
For much of the female half of the world food is the first signal of our inferiority. It lets us know that our own families may consider female bodies to be less deserving less needy less valuable.
I have yet to hear a man ask for advice on how to combine marriage and a career.
God may be in the details but the goddess is in the questions. Once we begin to ask them there’s no turning back.
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.
Hope is a very unruly emotion.
Clearly no one knows what leadership has gone undiscovered in women of all races and in black and other minority men.