"Women think with their whole bodies and they see things as a whole more than men do."
"A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water."Dorothy Day on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot."Dorothy Day on Marilyn Monroe
"Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent."Dorothy Day on Friedrich Nietzsche
"The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles."Dorothy Day on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot."Dorothy Day on John Lennon
"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."