"Just as everybody has the vote including women, I think children should, because as a child is conscious of itself then it has to me an existence and has a stake in what happens."
"A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water."Gertrude Stein on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot."Gertrude Stein on Marilyn Monroe
"Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent."Gertrude Stein on Friedrich Nietzsche
"The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles."Gertrude Stein on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot."Gertrude Stein on John Lennon
"We are always the same age inside."
"It is very easy to love alone."
"When they are alone they want to be with others, and when they are with others they want to be alone. After all, human beings are like that."
"A writer should write with his eyes and a painter paint with his ears."
"The contemporary thing in art and literature is the thing which doesn't make enough difference to the people of that generation so that they can accept it or reject it."