"I base most of my fashion taste on what doesn't itch." -- Gilda Radner
"If high heels were so wonderful, men would be wearing them. -- Sue Grafton
"Nagging is the repetition of unpalatable truths." -- Baroness Edith Summerskill
"If men can run the world, why can't they stop wearing neckties?
How intelligent is it to start the day by tying a little noose around
your neck?" -- Linda Ellerbee
"Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got."
"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has." —Margaret Mead
"I can honestly say that I was never affected by the question of the success of an undertaking. If I felt it was the right thing to do, I was for it regardless of the possible outcome."
"I think the key is for women not to set any limits."
— Martina Navratilova
"People think at the end of the day that a man is the only answer [to fulfillment]. Actually a job is better for me."
"Remember no one can make you feel inferior without your consent."
"I think it's very important for everyone in America to realize right now the state of our country, not just on this issue but on a lot of issues, that it is time to get active again. People have just sat back and just sort of said, oh, let somebody else do it for a long time, and we're seeing what's happening to the country, even freedom of speech. It's not going well. So I think this is a real opportunity for people to see, yes, if you do get out and you do get active, there are other people there. You just have to seek them out."
"In my heart, I think a woman has two choices: either she's a feminist or a masochist."
"You can tell how high a society is by how much of its garbage is recycled."
"It's so clear that you have to cherish everyone. I think that's what I get from these older black women, that every soul is to be cherished, that every flower is to bloom."