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Sometimes writing a novel is not unlike having a baby. You'd have to ask a female novelist to compare the pain.
Unions in wedlock are perverted by the victory of shameless passion that masters the female among men and beasts.
A lot of women read male magazines. Of course, a lot of guys read female magazines, but they've got another issue to deal with. But a lot of women read men's magazines and think, 'Oh, this is what these guys are thinking? Studying up on the enemy here.'
The logic was, there weren't too many female comedians, so I thought I might as well try a field that had fewer competitors than the field I was in, which was acting, singing and dancing.
I think a lot of writers, male and female, write as if their parents were killed in a car accident when they were 2, and they have no one to hold accountable. And unfortunately, I don't have that. I have parents who I care about what they think.
I was taught from a young age that many people would treat me as a second-class citizen because I was African-American and because I was female.
If you're in a heterosexual relationship and you're a female, you win.
The clearest explanation for the failure of any marriage is that the two people are incompatible; that is, that one is male and the other female.
I want to see 10 female rappers getting regular rotation. It can't be all about a man's opinion.
The objectification of females is not a good thing! Not every rapper does this, but when the lyrics focus solely on the strip club, 'poppin' bottles' and how many girls they can 'tap,' it distorts what kids are learning. I think if there was more of a female presence in hip hop we could break up the monotony. It's all about balance.
Probably to me the greatest singer, female voice, is Billie Holiday. And one of the most moving for me, I don't know why - maybe it's nostalgia, maybe because my life is one of constant partying, whatever.
In the sex war, thoughtlessness is the weapon of the male, vindictiveness of the female.
Men's magazines often feature pictures of naked ladies. Women's magazines also often feature pictures of naked ladies. This is because the female body is a beautiful work of art, while the male body is hairy and lumpy and should not be seen by the light of day.
I am interested in all things that celebrate and enhance the female form.
Being young and female in America, you watch a lot of T.V., and you grow up on false images of what love truly is. We think the man with the best rap will protect and save us, about it's not usually that way. Then you learn love is something deeper and purer in form.
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?
In Vermont, Governor Madeleine Kunin has given years of service to our state after becoming the state's first female governor in 1985. She is an inspiration to girls throughout Vermont and the country in allowing them to know that the opportunities they have are unlimited.
With women, there's a basic female instinct of caring deeply about the way they look; women stars have a narcissist complex.
For in Jesus Christ there is neither male nor female, bond nor free; even you may be the children of God, if you believe in Jesus.
I'm a female but I have a masculine side and I'm not going to negate that part of myself.
I have not been more robust towards female rather than male assembly members and I do not believe I have been remotely sexist.
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.
Behind a smoke screen of high-profile female appointees and soothing slogans, George W. Bush is waging war on women.
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
I have a great pack of female friends, but I also have a lot of guy friends. I believe that platonic relationship is entirely possible.
Male figure skating is different than female figure skating; we're not America's sweetheart.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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I love you the more in that I believe you had liked me for my own sake and for nothing else.
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