If your worldview isn’t built on compassion for the Earth and the biosphere, you’re a failure, morally and ethically.
Sex is a part of nature.
I get to say I’m beautiful. I say if I’m strong. You will not determine my story. I will.
When I was older and in a relationship lasting longer than a trip to the bathroom, more than one boyfriend would comment on how much I loved sex, as if it were evidence of something wrong with me.
If there is no struggle, there is no progress.
Sometimes people try to destroy you, precisely because they recognize your power – not because they don’t see it, but because they see it and they don’t want it to exist.
What one person sees as degrading and disgusting and bad for women might make some women feel empowered and beautiful and strong.
If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun.
To be a revolutionary, you have to be a human being. You have to care about people who have no power.
No woman can call herself free, who does not own and control her body.
The real wealth of nations isn’t financial – it constitutes the contributions of people and of nature…we need an economic system that gives value to the work of caring for people and caring for our mother Earth
All men should be feminists. If men care about women’s rights, the world will be a better place…We are better off when women are empowered – It leads to a better society.
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it is the only thing that ever has
I’m not afraid. I was born to do this.
An activist is someone who cannot help but fight for something. That person is not usually motivated by a need for power or money or fame, but in fact is driven slightly mad by some injustice, some cruelty, some unfairness, so much so that he or she is compelled by some internal moral engine to act to make it better.
Don’t mistake politeness for lack of strength