Women Quotes

I was never, ever told I couldn’t do something because I was a girl.

Friday, September 2nd, 2011

The secure family was one of women only, a matriarchy if you will, likely enough since all the men had gone off to fight their war – and living in a matriarchy had certain advantages.

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If a queen isn’t meant to fly, why does she have wings?

Thursday, April 22nd, 2010
golden dragon

Dragonflight is Volume 1 of The Dragonriders of Pern trilogy. Dragonflight later became the first of a whole series of Dragonrider Pern books.

I remember reading Anne McCaffrey as a kid, and I thought she’d written a lot of dragon books then. A glance at the book list on her site shows that…

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There is no wholly masculine man, no purely feminine woman

Tuesday, December 1st, 2009

But it is no more the order of nature that it should be incarnated pure in any form, than that the masculine energy should exist unmingled with it in any form.

Male and female represent the two sides of the great radical dualism. But, in fact, they are perpetually passing…

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