If there is a cause that has got to be worth fighting for, it has got to be for women. Breeze through this article for famous quotations and sayings on feminism.

Feminism Quotes

Women have always been deprived of their fundamental rights due to patriarchy, which has dominated our society for ages now. It’s important to acknowledge the fact that women are the ones who have brought us into this beautiful world. There is a common notion about the motherly duties of women that the mother needs to look after the children and justify all her so called motherly responsibilities.

This forces her to become the superhuman of the house who works hard to maintain the balance between her professional and personal life. Although there are many organizations dedicated for women empowerment, the fairer sex is still being disrespected all around the globe. Majority of men see women as a commodity and this mentality generally has been making women all over the world feel insecure. Objectifying women is a practice that really needs to change. Feminism gives them self-respect and increases the adoration of women as they become equal. It also gives them equality and increases a sense of self belongingness as they contribute significantly to their personal as well as professional life. Go ahead and read on for handpicked quotations and sayings on feminism. If you have been dominating women, you may reconsider your approach towards them after reading these quotes. 

What we ought to see in the agonies of puberty is the result of the conditioning that maims the female personality in creating the feminine.

- Germaine Greer

I'm supposed to have a Ph.D. on the subject of women. But the truth is I've flunked more often than not. I'm very fond of women; I admire them. But, like all men, I don't understand them.

- Frank Sinatra

I do not believe in using women in combat, because females are too fierce.

- Margaret Mead

We'll never solve the feminization of power until we solve the masculinity of wealth.

- Gloria Steinem

My idea of feminism is self-determination, and it's very open-ended: every woman has the right to become herself, and do whatever she needs to do.

- Ani Difranco

Leaving sex to the feminists is like letting your dog vacation at the taxidermist.

- Camille Paglia

When we create out of our experiences, as feminists of color, women of color, we have to develop those structures that will present and circulate our culture.

- Audre Lorde

I love attention. If I see a gang of girls? That makes me dance even more!

- Chris Brown

Today, unless women gain jobs and athletic scholarships commensurate with their percentage of the population, feminists scream discrimination.

- Marvin Olasky

I'll always prefer to play with women and hang out with women, and I'll always be a feminist.

- Courtney Love

A woman who thinks she is intelligent demands the same rights as man. An intelligent woman gives up.

- Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

Let woman out of the home, let man into it, should be the aim of education. The home needs man, and the world outside needs woman.

- Pearl S. Buck

I beg you to speak of Woman as you do of the Negro, speak of her as a human being, as a citizen of the United States, as a half of the people in whose hands lies the destiny of this Nation.

- Susan B. Anthony

I do not consider divorce an evil by any means. It is just as much a refuge for women married to brutal men as Canada was to the slaves of brutal masters.

- Susan B. Anthony

I have encountered riotous mobs and have been hung in effigy, but my motto is: Men's rights are nothing more. Women's rights are nothing less.

- Susan B. Anthony

Modern invention has banished the spinning wheel, and the same law of progress makes the woman of today a different woman from her grandmother.

- Susan B. Anthony

I love to see a young girl go out and grab the world by the lapels. Life’s a bitch. You’ve got to go out and kick ass.

- Maya Angelou

Let me tell you what I think of bicycling. I think it has done more to emancipate women than anything else in the world. It gives women a feeling of freedom and self—reliance. I stand and rejoice every time I see a woman ride by on a wheel...the picture of free, untrammeled womanhood.

- Susan B. Anthony

Men should think twice before making widow hood woman's only path to power.

- Gloria Steinem

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