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In the sex war, thoughtlessness is the weapon of the male, vindictiveness of the female.
I am interested in all things that celebrate and enhance the female form.
I don't hate being compared with female musicians. I don't mind that at all. I have no problem with seeing connections between women's work.
I'm a female but I have a masculine side and I'm not going to negate that part of myself.
It's only recently women got to be action heroes on TV. Progress is slow, and often non-existent. There's plenty of cool comics with female characters... But all it takes is one Catwoman to set the cause back a decade.
One of the greatest gifts of Black feminism to ourselves has been to make it a little easier simply to be Black and female.
The fact that my female characters have strong personalities but are also physically attractive probably reflects the women I've known in my life.
Women are better at reading body language everywhere in the world. As a matter of fact, it's associated with the female hormone estrogen. Women are better at figuring out of tone of voice, reading your face and posture and gesture.
I love flawed female characters, duking it out.
Behind a smoke screen of high-profile female appointees and soothing slogans, George W. Bush is waging war on women.
Biologically speaking, if something bites you it's more likely to be female.
Male figure skating is different than female figure skating; we're not America's sweetheart.
Why have I been chosen to deliver the message of female intelligence and its divinity to a deaf world of males? I have asked my god that question and She answered, 'Hey, why not you Roseanne?' Indeed, why not each of us?
I would say I'm pretty well at ease with my sexuality, but I'm an individual before I am a female.
We showed the industry that female artists could attract the same audiences as the big male stars.
Female rappers get it the hardest. You have to be a girl, yet you have to be just as hard as the guys. I think some female rappers get scared out of the business before they can make it.
Two phrases I hate in reference to female characters are 'strong' and 'feisty.' They really annoy me. It's the most condescending thing. You say that about a three-year-old. It infantilises women.
With women, there's a basic female instinct of caring deeply about the way they look; women stars have a narcissist complex.
In individual industries where female labour pays an important role, any movement advocating better wages, shorter working hours, etc., would not be doomed from the start because of the attitude of those women workers who are not organized.
There are not many female role models to guide voters, and the tradition that a Southern woman's place is in the home still lingers in some quarters.
Madeleine M. Kunin
When I criticize Joseph Beuys or Francis Bacon, nobody calls those opinions anti-male. Putting female artists or their subject matter off-limits is itself sexist and limiting.
I have not been more robust towards female rather than male assembly members and I do not believe I have been remotely sexist.
I've been talking to certain wrestlers on the phone lately, and certain female wrestlers that were huge stars ten years ago, and the first thing I ask them is 'do you still want to work?' Do they want to talk, or do they want to wrestle or do something else in the business?
One argument goes that recessions are good for female artists because when money flies out the window, women are allowed in the house. The other claims that when money ebbs, so do prospects for women.
I grew up in a house full of women: my mother, grandmother, three sisters, and two female cats. And I still have the buzz of their conversations in my head. As an adult, I have more female friends than male ones: I just love the way that women talk.
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