"It evolved from my experience in the fifties, growing up during the McCarthy era, and hearing a lot of assumptions that America was wonderful and Communism was terrible."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Warren Farrell on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."Warren Farrell on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Warren Farrell on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Warren Farrell on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Warren Farrell on Mark Twain
"Men are fair, and they have learned not to personalize anger - they can disagree with you and argue to the bone, but afterward they still consider you a nice person with whom the underlying human relationship need not be altered."
"Throughout my life I have always been amazed that people couldn't listen to other people, that they couldn't hear their best intent, that there seemed to be an enormous need to demonize."
"The five different areas in which boys are in crisis - education jobs emotional health physical health and fatherlessness - are handled by different portions of the government."
"Nobody really believes in equality anyway."
"When women hold off from marrying men, we call it independence. When men hold off from marrying women, we call it fear of commitment."