„That's why there are so few women stars today. Pornography has taken away the mystery.“

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„To people who've been looked at and considered beautiful, particularly women who relied on it so much… age is quite a challenge. The thing which you've always used, a power, is taken away from you.“

—  Julie Christie British actress and activist 1940

"Reflecting on ageing when she was approaching fifty" as quoted in: A Century of Women : The History of Women in Britain and the United States (1997) by Sheila Rowbotham, Viking, p. 475

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„Women. They are a complete mystery.“

—  Stephen Hawking British theoretical physicist, cosmologist, and author 1942 - 2018

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„Why no women, blacks, or non-Christians have answered the founders' challenge is a mystery, though most indications point to some inherent genetic flaw.“

—  Jon Stewart, livro America

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Contexto: By far the most revolutionary aspect of this new position [of the presidency] would be who could hold it. The short answer: just about anyone. By placing no explicit race, gender, or religious requirements on the presidency, the Founders opened the door to a true meritocracy. Why no women, blacks, or non-Christians have answered the founders' challenge is a mystery, though most indications point to some inherent genetic flaw. (William Howard Taft came closest, having what most observers agreed were boobs.)

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„The harp at Nature's advent strung
Has never ceased to play;
The song the stars of morning sung
Has never died away.“

—  John Greenleaf Whittier American Quaker poet and advocate of the abolition of slavery 1807 - 1892

The Worship of Nature, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919)

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„… women, brave as stars at dawn“

—  Edwidge Danticat, livro Breath, Eyes, Memory

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