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A Quote by Gloria Steinem on gloria steinem, men, women, learn, and unlearn

"We, all of us, men and women alike, have more to unlearn than to learn."  -- Gloria Steinem

Gloria Steinem (1934 -)

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A Quote by unknown on insight, woman, women, spiritual, book, and novel

This book is an awesome read, insightful, woman loving - a challenge to all spiritual seekers to rethink, re-vise, and dream anew.
-- bell hooks, professor, activist and author of national bestseller all about love.

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Source: Buddha's Wife, Pages: 1

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A Quote by unknown on buddhas wife, story, gabriel constans, women, spiritual life, and books

Buddha’s Wife tells a fascinating story, little known in the west, about the woman whom Buddha left behind. Gabriel Constans focuses the reader’s attention on the strong and complicated women who surrounded Buddha and makes us re-think the nature of spiritual life.
-- Chitra Divakaruni, international best-selling author, whose books include Mistress of Spices, Sister of My Heart and Palace of Illusions.

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Source: Buddha's Wife, Pages: 1

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A Quote by Jalaja Bonheim on preistess, women, feminine, divine, reality, and world

Today, I would describe a preistess as a woman who lives in two worlds at once, who perceives life on earth against a backdrop of a vast, timeless, reality.

Jalaja Bonheim

Source: Aphrodite's Daughters : Women's Sexual Stories and the Journey of the Soul, Pages: 18

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A Quote by Anaïs Nin on women, selves, history, and feminine

We are all engaged in the task of peeling off the false selves, the programmed selves, the selves created by our families, our culture, our religions. It is an enormous task because the history of women has been as incompletely told as the history of blacks.

Anaïs Nin (1903 - 1977)

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A Quote by Jalaja Bonheim on stories, women, narrative, and life

When women get together, they tell stories. This is how it has always been. Telling stories is our way of saying who we are, where we have come from, what we know, and where we might be headed.

Jalaja Bonheim

Source: Aphrodite's Daughters : Women's Sexual Stories and the Journey of the Soul

Contributed by: Siona

A Quote by Barbara Kingsolver on strength, motherhood, and women

Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws.

Barbara Kingsolver

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A Quote by Evita Peron on women and strength

I know that, like every woman of the people, I have more strength than I appear to have.

Evita Peron

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A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde on love, men, women, and giving

I see when men love women. They give them but a little of their lives. But women when they love give everything.

Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900)

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A Quote by Maya Angelou on love, revolution, loving, and women

The sadness of the women's movement is that they don't allow the necessity of love. See, I don't personally trust any revolution where love is not allowed.

Maya Angelou (1928 -)

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