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People call me feminist whenever I express sentiments that differentiate me from a doormat or a prostitute.

Author: Rebecca West (1892-1983)

Profession: British Author

If the abstract rights of man will bear discussion and explanation, those of women, by a parity of reasoning, will not shrink from the same test: though a different opinion prevails in this country.

Author: Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-1797)

Profession: British Feminist Writer

The history of men's opposition to women's emancipation is more interesting perhaps than the story of that emancipation itself.

Author: Virginia Woolf (1882-1941)

Profession: British Novelist, Essayist