My Favorite Quotes From My Favorite Feminists
-“I think it is right I am paid the same as my male counterparts. I think it is right that I should be able to make decisions about my own body. I think it is right that women be involved on my behalf in the policies and decisions that will affect my life. I think it is right that socially, I am afforded the same respect as men.”
-“For the record, feminism, by definition, is the belief that men and women should have equal rights and opportunities. It is the theory of political, economic and social equality of the sexes.”
-"Feminism is about giving women choice. Feminism is not a stick with which to beat other women with. It's about freedom, its about liberation, it's about equality."
-"She just write song about her ex-boyfriends, and I think frankly that is a very sexiest angle to take, no one says that about Ed Sheeran, no one says that about Bruno Mars. They're all writing songs about their ex's, their current girlfriend, their loved life and no one raises a red flag there."
-"Other women who are killing it should motivate you, thrill you, challenge you, and inspire you."
-"I want to wear pink and tell you how I feel about politics. And I don't think those things have to cancel each other out."
-"You are allowed to be both a masterpiece and a work in progress simultaneously."
-"Anorexia is a disease. Not a fashion statement. Beauty has nothing to do with the size you wear, it has to do with what's in your heart."
-"Zero is not a size! Life is too short and I'm Italian, I would much rather eat pasta and drink wine than be a size zero."
-“Because sorry to say, women run the house. They run the family. They hold things up. I mean, it’s like you don’t ever see your mom get sick because she handles everything. And it’s kind of amazing I think to show people just how strong women are."
-"I want girls to know there is an option of standing up for yourself."
-"You can't be afraid of what people are going to say, because you're never going to make everyone happy."
-"I hate twitter, I love fries." Short and sweet