Feminism Quotes and Sayings
Women make up one half of society. Our society will remain backward and in chains unless its women are liberated, enlightened and educated.
– Saddam Hussein
A feminist is anyone who recognizes the equality and full humanity of women and men.
– Gloria Steinem
If any female feels she need anything beyond herself to legitimate and validate her existence, she is already giving away her power to be self-defining, her agency.
– Bell Hooks
It’s not my responsibility to be beautiful. I’m not alive for that purpose. My existence is not about how desirable you find me.
– Warsan Shire
No woman can call herself free who does not control her own body.
– Margaret Sanger
I raise up my voice-not so I can shout but so that those without a voice can be heard…we cannot succeed when half of us are held back.
– Malala Yousafzai
I want women to control their own health choices, just like I want my daughters to have the same opportunities as your sons.
– Barack Obama
If you’re a strong man, you shouldn’t feel threatened by strong women.
– Barack Obama
I think every woman in our culture is a feminist. They may refuse to articulate it, but if you were to take any woman back 40 years and say, “Is this a world you want to live in?” They would say, “No.”
– Helen Mirren
Fighting for women’s rights has too often become synonymous with man-hating. If there is one thing I know for certain, it is that this has to stop.
– Emma Watson
Feminazi? Right. Because wanting your gender to be treated like human beings is just like invading Poland.
Feminism isn’t about making women stronger. Women are already strong. It’s about changing the way the world perceives that strength.
– G.D. Anderson