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"For most of history, Anonymous was a woman."  (Virginia Woolf)

"Girls can wear jeans and cut their hair short, wear shirts and boots, because it's okay to be a boy. But for boy to look like a girl is degrading, because you think that being a girl is degrading. But secretly, you'd love to know what it's like, wouldn't you? What it feels like for a girl."  (Charlotte Gainsbourg, The Cement Garden)

"How do you write women so well?

I think of a man and I take away reason and accountability."  (Jack Nicholson, As Good As It Gets)

"How many men have shown great aptitude at running multinational corporations or leading armies across vast deserts, only to drop to their knees like blundering Cub Scouts at the first sign of tit?"  (Neil LaBute, from "Open All Night" in Seconds of Pleasure)

"I do know that girls in their early twenties are easy and sweet. (Girls in their late twenties are easier but sad, and that isn't so sweet.) They are easy, I think, because they are sweet, and they are sweet, I think, because they are dumb."  (Joseph Heller, Something Happened)

"I have something to prove, as long as I know there's something that needs improvement, and you know that everytime I move, I make a woman's movement."  (Ani Difranco)

"I love to see a young girl go out and grab the world by the lapels. Life's a bitch. You've got to go out and kick ass."  (Maya Angelou)

"I think most men carry around a secret library full of films they've shot of every woman they ever met. Crude little sequences strung together that help us imagine what life might be like with a particular person - buying a car, going to Disneyland, standing around in Sears while she checks the price on bath towels. Despite popular belief, guys don't mentally undress every woman they meet; they simply thread them up and run them through the imaginary film projector in their heads to see what comes of it."  (Neil LaBute, from "Look at Her" in Seconds of Pleasure)

"I'm not small, I'm space-efficient."  (Rachael Leigh Cook)

"If a woman seeks education it is probably because her sexual apparatus is malfunctioning."  (Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche)

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