"Women think with their whole bodies and they see things as a whole more than men do."
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."Dorothy Day 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."Dorothy Day on Anais Nin
"Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance."Dorothy Day on Oscar Wilde
"Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?"Dorothy Day on Confucius
"Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men."Dorothy Day on Mahatma Gandhi
"Men are beginning to realize that they are not individuals but persons in society, that man alone is weak and adrift, that he must seek strength in common action."
"I have long since come to believe that people never mean half of what they say, and that it is best to disregard their talk and judge only their actions."
"Our faith is stronger than death, our philosophy is firmer than flesh, and the spread of the Kingdom of God upon the earth is more sublime and more compelling."
"I believe that we must reach our brother, never toning down our fundamental oppositions, but meeting him when he asks to be met, with a reason for the faith that is in us, as well as with a loving sympathy for them as brothers."
"It is easier to have faith that God will support each House of Hospitality and Farming Commune and supply our needs in the way of food and money to pay bills, than it is to keep a strong, hearty, living faith in each individual around us - to see Christ in him."