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“I was the first woman to burn my bra - it took the fire department four days to put it out.”
“American women expect to find in their husbands a perfection that English women only hope to find in their butlers”
William Somerset Maugham
“[He considers me] just a uterus with legs.”
Mary Beth Whitehead
“In their (women) quest for rights they have naturally placed emphasis on their wrongs rather than their achievements and possessions, and have retold history as a story of their long martyrdom”
Mary Ritter Beard
“Nobody objects to a woman being a good writer or sculptor or geneticist if at the same time she manages to be a good wife, good mother, good looking, good tempered, well groomed and unaggressive”
“She had the loaded handbag of someone who camps out and seldom goes home, or who imagines life must be full of emergencies.”
“A woman should never be seen eating or drinking, unless it be lobster salad and Champagne, the only true feminine and becoming viands.”
“Ideally a woman should not have a career unless it is necessary for the financial stability of the marriage”
“There never was a woman who did not prefer an oblique compliment to a straight truth - if the latter were unflattering”
“My eleven year old daughter mopes around the house all day waiting for her breasts to grow.”
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