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British Sociologist, b.1944

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Men are the enemies of women. Promising sublime intimacy, unequalled passion, amazing security and grace, they nevertheless exploit and injure in a myriad subtle ways. Without men the world would be a better place: softer, kinder, more loving; calmer, quieter, more humane.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“If love means that one person absorbs the other, then no real relationship exists any more. Love evaporates; there is nothing left to love. The integrity of self is gone.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Being a "good" mother does not call for the same qualities as being a "good" housewife. . . . a dedication to keeping children clean and tidy may override an interest in their separate development as individuals.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“The primary function of myth is to validate an existing social order. Myth enshrines conservative social values, raising tradition on a pedestal. It expresses and confirms, rather than explains or questions, the sources of cultural attitudes and values.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Families are nothing other than the idolatry of duty.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“There are always women who will take men on their own terms. If I were a man I wouldn't bother to change while there are women like that around.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Clearly, society has a tremendous stake in insisting on a woman's natural fitness for the career of mother: the alternatives are all too expensive.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Housework is work directly opposed to the possibility of human self-actualization.”

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