A Quote by Suzanne LaFollette on destruction, injustice, laws, men, prostitution, responsibility, and women

. . . nothing could be more grotesquely unjust than a code of morals, reinforced by laws, which relieves men from responsibility for irregular sexual acts, and for the same acts drives women to abortion, infanticide, prostitution, and self-destruction.

Suzanne LaFollette (1893 - ?)

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A Quote by Dame Rebecca West on feminism, people, and prostitution

People call me a feminist whenever I express sentiments that differentiate me from a doormat or a prostitute.

Rebecca West (1892 - 1983)

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A Quote by L.M. Passano on mathematics, prostitution, purity, and women

This trend [emphasizing applied mathematics over pure mathematics] will make the queen of the sciences into the quean of the sciences. Quean: a disreputable woman, a prostitute.

L.M. Passano

Source: H. Eves Mathematical Circles Squared, Boston: Prindle, Weber and Schmidt, 1972.

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A Quote by John Irving on art, life, prostitution, seriousness, and work

It is hard work and great art to make life not so serious. Prostitutes know this too.

John Irving (1942 -)

Source: The Hotel New Hampshire

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