concept

traditional values Quotes

Three of the best book quotes about traditional values
01
Share
“Much of traditional religious imagery has represented women as inferior, even evil. It is only an enlightened spiritual worldview that reveals both men and women in all our true glory.”
Marianne Williamson
author
A Woman's Worth
book
traditional values
women
inferiority
the treatment of women
enlightenment
gender stereotypes
concepts
02
Share
“That’s quite a different story. When a man comes home he can quickly find a girl to marry, even if he’s a graybeard. But a woman’s prime is brief; if she doesn’t seize it, no one wants to marry her, and she sits at home looking for good omens.”
Lysistrata
character
03
Share
“Well, sir, you shouldn’t lift your hand against your neighbors just anytime you feel like it. If you do, you’re going to end up with a black eye. You see, I’d rather be sitting modestly at home like a maiden, bothering no one here, stirring not a single blade of grass. But if anyone annoys me and rifles my nest, they’ll find a wasp inside.”

Recommended quote pages

View All Quotes