"Men won't read any email from a woman that's over 200 words long."
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."Doug Coupland 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."Doug Coupland on Anais Nin
"Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance."Doug Coupland on Oscar Wilde
"Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?"Doug Coupland on Confucius
"Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men."Doug Coupland on Mahatma Gandhi
"Everybody past a certain age, regardless of how they look on the outside, pretty much constantly dreams of being able to escape from their lives."
"The time you feel lonely is the time you most need to be by yourself."
"The capacity for not feeling lonely can carry a very real price, that of feeling nothing at all."
"Sometimes the best lighting of all is a power failure."
"Handmade presents are scary because they reveal that you have too much free time."