“Name something invented by a woman! Achievements by the second-rate gender pale in comparison. Virtually everything great in human history was accomplished by men, not women.”
“As individuals, ants might be dummies, but as colonies they respond quickly and effectively to their environment. They do it with something called swarm intelligence.”
“We cling to hierarchies because our place in hierarchy is, rightly or wrongly, a major indicator of our social worth.”
Harold Leavitt, management psychologist
What is a power place? More importantly, where is your power place?
“The new woman means the woman not yet classified, perhaps not classifiable, the woman new not only to men, but to herself.”
Elsie Clews Parsons
Inferior? Superior? Or what?
“As a woman I have no country. As a woman, my country is the whole world.”
“Show me a hero and I’ll write you a tragedy.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald
“The system of patriarchy is a historic construct; it has a beginning; it will have an end.”
Gerda Lerner in The Creation of Patriarchy