"There's no evidence whatsoever that men are more rational than women. Both sexes seem to be equally irrational."
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."Albert Ellis on Frederick Douglass
"I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman."Albert Ellis on Anais Nin
"Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance."Albert Ellis on Oscar Wilde
"Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?"Albert Ellis on Confucius
"Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men."Albert Ellis on Mahatma Gandhi
"I had used eclectic therapy and behavior therapy on myself at the age of 19 to get over my fear of public speaking and of approaching young women in public."
"The art of love is largely the art of persistence."
"The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own. You do not blame them on your mother, the ecology, or the president. You realize that you control your own destiny."
"We teach people that they upset themselves. We can't change the past, so we change how people are thinking, feeling and behaving today."
"People got insights into what was bothering them, but they hardly did a damn thing to change."