"Men can have a huge turnover of sponsorship and still survive a lot better than the women. But the women's ratings are better, at least at home in the United States than in the men's tennis."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Billie Jean King on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Billie Jean King on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Billie Jean King on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Billie Jean King on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Billie Jean King on Robert Frost
"When they take surveys of women in business, of the Fortune 500, the successful women, 80% of them, say they were in sports as a young woman."
"In 1973, women got 59 cents on the dollar now we are getting 74 cents on the dollar. In the area of finance and business, we are at 68 cents on the dollar."
"I think it's impossible to judge whether another person should come out. You just hope they will on their own time and their own terms."
"If your partner wants to be private, you have to respect that."
"Women get the attention when we get into the men's arena, and that's sad."