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The feminine in the man is the sugar in the whiskey. The masculine in the woman is the yeast in the bread. Without these ingredients the result is flat, without tang or flavor.
But always, to her, red and green cabbages were to be jade and burgundy, chrysoprase and prophyry. Life has no weapons against a woman like that.
A woman can look both moral and exciting—if she also looks as if it was quite a struggle.
No woman ought to pretend she's intelligent. And if she is she ought to have the intelligence to pretend she isn't.
I'm tired of hearing you men say that this and that and the other isn't woman's work. Any work is woman's work that a woman can do well.
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I'm no genius, and others can outwork me. What I do is ask the naive, honest questions, and then I'm not satisfied until I get the answers.
Herman E. Daly
August 15, 1885
April 16, 1968
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