Henrik Ibsen Quote

A woman cannot be herself in the society of the present day, which is an exclusively masculine society, with laws framed by men and with a judicial system that judges feminine conduct from a masculine point of view.


Hedda Gabler ; The Master Builder ; From Ibsen's Workshop, Notes, Scenarios, and Drafts of the Modern Plays (ed. 1912)

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A woman cannot be herself in the society of the present day, which is an exclusively masculine society, with laws framed by men and with a judicial...

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A woman cannot be herself in the society of the present day, which is an exclusively masculine society, with laws framed by men and with a judicial...

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A woman cannot be herself in the society of the present day, which is an exclusively masculine society, with laws framed by men and with a judicial...

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A woman cannot be herself in the society of the present day, which is an exclusively masculine society, with laws framed by men and with a judicial...