"There is too much fathering going on just now and there is no doubt about it fathers are depressing."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Gertrude Stein on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Gertrude Stein on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Gertrude Stein on Eminem
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."Gertrude Stein on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Gertrude Stein on Friedrich Nietzsche
"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."