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    • Kandice Dickinson

      ⓦ Women's Wisdom & Wit ⓦ funny & inspirational quotes from women aging gracefully | Gloria Steinem "Without leaps of imagination, or dreaming, we lose the excitement of possibilities. Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning."

    • rashelle

      53 Gloria Steinem Quotable Quotes “A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle.” “Any woman who chooses to behave like a full human being should be warned that the armies of the status quo will treat her as something of a dirty joke. That's their natural and first weapon. She will need her sisterhood.” “God may be in the details, but the goddess is in the questions.”

    • Madeleine Schultz

      "I have yet to hear a man ask for advice on how to combine marriage and a career." Gloria Steinem

    • Allen Crenshaw

      At her 80th year, Gloria Steinhem is still active on many political fronts and still a beauty.

    • Stefani Zellmer

      "The truth will set you free, but first it will piss you off." —Gloria Steinham

    • Kim Lawhorn

      Gloria Steinham Thank you, Gloria, for improving the lives of women in the US>

    • Nate Saucier

      #Gloria #Steinem. Amazing woman, who's done amazing things for other women.

    • Darrell of KC

      Gloria Steinem / feminist, author, inspirational speaker.

    • Michael Lassell

      Gloria Steinham

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    Maya Angelou

    I cannot help laughing at this! So tru! How do women NOT consider themselves to be feminist??

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    “I call myself a feminist. Isn’t that what you call someone who fights for women’s rights?” —the Dalai Lama XIV

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    Betty White and Lucille Ball, 1987. 2 of the most amazing women. Two of my favorite ladies :)

    Lucretia Coffin Mott (1793-1880) "..was an American Quaker, abolitionist, social reformer, and proponent of women's rights. She is said to be one of the first American feminists in the early 19th century...an early advocate for women's political power and influence in America, where women could not vote until 1920."

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    Hillary: “Women are the largest untapped reservoir of talent in the world,” she says. “It is past time for women to take their rightful place, side by side with men, in the rooms where the fates of peoples, where their children’s and grandchildren’s fates, are decided.”