"Most American children suffer too much mother and too little father."
"To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one's family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one's own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him."Gloria Steinem on Buddha
"A child who is allowed to be disrespectful to his parents will not have true respect for anyone."Gloria Steinem on Billy Graham
"We never know the love of a parent till we become parents ourselves."Gloria Steinem on Henry Ward Beecher
"I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father's protection."Gloria Steinem on Sigmund Freud
"Even as kids reach adolescence, they need more than ever for us to watch over them. Adolescence is not about letting go. It's about hanging on during a very bumpy ride."Gloria Steinem on Ron Taffel
"Childbirth is more admirable than conquest, more amazing than self-defense, and as courageous as either one."
"It is more rewarding to watch money change the world than watch it accumulate."
"The first resistance to social change is to say it's not necessary."
"If the shoe doesn't fit, must we change the foot?"
"We've begun to raise daughters more like sons... but few have the courage to raise our sons more like our daughters."