If money’s the god people worship, I’d rather go worship the devil instead.
— Jess C. Scott, Rockstar
Women who love themselves are threatening; but men who love real women, more so.
— Naomi Wolf, The Beauty Myth
Every society has the criminals it deserves.
— Emma Goldman, Red Emma Speaks
Men are visually aroused by women’s bodies and less sensitive to their arousal by women’s personalities because they are trained early into that response, while women are less visually aroused and more emotionally aroused because that is their training.
The fear of appearances is the first symptom of impotence.
Naomi Wolf, The Beauty Myth
— Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment