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Marilyn French - Quotes

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Well, love is insanity. The ancient Greeks knew that. It is the taking over of a rational and lucid mind by delusion and self-destruction. You lose yourself, you have no power over yourself, you can't even think straight. ---->>>

Fear is a question. What are you afraid of and why? Our fears are a treasure house of self-knowledge if we explore them. ---->>>

Men stumble over pebbles, never over mountains.

Men stumble over pebbles, never over mountains.

'I hate discussions of feminism that end up with who does the dishes,' she said. So do I. But at the end, there are always the damned dishes. ---->>>

To nourish children and raise them against odds is in any time, any place, is more valuable than to fix bolts in cars or design nuclear weapons.

To nourish children and raise them against odds is in any time, any place, is more valuable than to fix bolts in cars or design nuclear weapons.

Nature is inside art as its content, not outside as its model.

Nature is inside art as its content, not outside as its model.

Oh, God, why don't I remember that a little chaos is good for the soul? ---->>>

Anyone determined to find another person or group inferior can always find whole lists of grounds that demonstrate inferiority because we are all inferior to the ideals of humanness we have erected. ---->>>

Men's need to dominate women may be based in their own sense of marginality or emptiness; we do not know its root, and men are making no effort to discover it. ---->>>

Nothing is ever simple. What do you do when you discover you like parts of the role you're trying to escape? ---->>>

When they kept you out it was because you were black; when they let you in, it is because you are black. That's progress? ---->>>

Men seem unable to feel equal to women: they must be superior or they are inferior. ---->>>

Not many men have both good fortune and good sense. ---->>>

One thing that makes art different from life is that in art things have a shape... it allows us to fix our emotions on events at the moment they occur, it permits a union of heart and mind and tongue and tear. ---->>>

My books are water; those of the great geniuses are wine - everybody drinks water. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 11-21, 1929
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York City, U.S.
Die: 05-02, 2009
Occupation: Author
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Marilyn French (née Edwards) (November 21, 1929 – May 2, 2009) was a radical feminist American author.(wikipedia)