You don’t stay married for thirty-nine years because of sex or even because of love but because your partner is a real friend to you because they respect and regard you.

Olympia Dukakis Respect Quote

I talk to women’s groups all over the country and see women struggling with this. The fear of not being accepted of being different of not having a man all make it hard for a woman to do what she really believes is right for her.

Olympia Dukakis Fear Quote