„"Boys! Hey boys out there: NEVER kiss a girl unless she says she... wants you to! Alright?!" "Never kiss a girl again. Unless she tells you she wants you to." (To the crowd, about a fan who just kissed her, and then to that boy)“
— Hayley Williams American singer-songwriter and musician 1988
Honda Civic Tour, Phoenix AZ, September 15th, 2010. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C2bhqOIZkLk&feature=related
„Show me a girl with her feet planted firmly on the ground and I'll show you a girl who can't put her pants on.
— Ann Brashares, Girls in Pants: The Third Summer of the Sisterhood
„I have never been a material girl. My father always told me never to love anything that cannot love you back.“
— Imelda Marcos Former First Lady of the Philippines 1929
As quoted in TIME magazine (November 1996) http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,985518,00.html.
„Teach her that the idea of 'gender roles' is absolute nonsense. Do not ever tell her that she should or should not do something because she is a girl.
'Because you are a girl' is never reason for anything.
— Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Dear Ijeawele, or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions
„My Nigerian girl I love you everyday in any way no be material girl, and all the way she no dey play“
— Slim Burna Nigerian singer and record producer 1988
"Love Me Tonight" (track 13)
— Groucho Marx American comedian 1890 - 1977
„I was half in love with her by the time we sat down. That's the thing about girls. Every time they do something pretty, even if they're not much to look at, or even if they're sort of stupid, you fall half in love with them, and then you never know where the hell you are. Girls. Jesus Christ. They can drive you crazy. They really can.“
— Jerome David Salinger American writer 1919 - 2010
„You have 2,000 girls who are killed in the womb every day. Some are born and have pillows on their faces choking them.“
— Maneka Gandhi Indian politician and activist 1956
On female foeticide and female infanticide, as quoted in "Indian minister says 2,000 girls 'killed' every day" http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/04/21/us-india-girls-abortions-idUSKBN0NC12320150421, Reuters (21 April 2015)
„This little girl inside me
Is retreating to her favourite place.
Go into the garden.
Go under the ivy,
Under the leaves,
Away from the party.
Go right to the rose.
Go right to the white rose
— Kate Bush British recording artist; singer, songwriter, musician and record producer 1958
— Joe Haldeman American science fiction writer 1943
Chapter 7 (p. 28)
„To be sure he's a "Man," the male must see to it that the female be clearly a "Woman," the opposite of a "Man," that is, the female must act like a faggot. And Daddy's Girl, all of whose female instincts were tromped out of her when little, easily and obligingly adapts herself to the role.“
— Valerie Solanas American radical feminist and writer. Attempted to assassinate Andy Warhol. 1936 - 1988
„If I had killed somebody, it wouldn’t have had so much appeal to the press, you see? But… fucking, you see, and the young girls. Judges want to fuck young girls. Juries want to fuck young girls. Everyone wants to fuck young girls!“
— Roman Polanski Polish-French film director, producer, writer, actor, and rapist 1933
Interview https://books.google.ca/books?id=umhoFsnYri8C with Martin Amis (1979), published in Visiting Mrs Nabokov : And Other Excursions (1993), this was modified to censor the word "fuck" when quoted in "Roman Polanski: 'Everyone else fancies little girls too'" by Michael Deacon http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/michaeldeacon/100011795/roman-polanski-everyone-else-fancies-little-girls-too/
— Bryan Lee O'Malley, Scott Pilgrim, Volume 1: Scott Pilgrim's Precious Little Life