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