gender Quotes

It seems to me that "Gender trouble" will always be important to try and open up our ideas of what gender is. So, I don't know if it's revolutionary, but maybe it still has something to say to those issues.
 
tags: gender ideas
— Judith Butler
I'll say this, and this has nothing to do with gender or sexuality: You do not want to get licked in the face repeatedly by another human being. You just don't. It's not pleasant.
 
tags: human gender
— Josh Radnor
The battle rages eternal, though the race, religion, gender or sexual orientation of those discriminated against changes regularly. Maybe man's need for a scapegoat is genetically programmed into him.
 
tags: gender battle sexual race
— Josh Lanyon
That you can be whatever you want to be, whoever you want to be, regardless of your gender.
 
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— Joseph Gordon-Levitt
One of the hardest questions I have been asked is How will you manage the army if you are having menstrual cramps? I have also been asked if I will have the courage to face criminals. My answer is that courage is not a matter of gender.
 
tags: gender questions courage criminal
— Josefina Vazquez Mota
courage is not a matter of gender.
 
tags: gender courage
— Josefina Vazquez Mota
Gender equality is more successful than armed force
 
tags: equality gender successful
— Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero
Religiosity turns out to be the best indicator of civic involvement: it's more accurate than education, age, income, gender or race.
 
tags: age gender education race
— Jonathan Sacks
Depression as one example is an illness that has a chemical basis, but also is deeply embedded in cultural norms about gender, social class, race.
 
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— Jonathan Michel Metzl
If a person is homosexual by nature - that is, if one's sexuality is as intrinsic a part of one's identity as gender or skin color - then society can no more deny a gay person access to the secular rights and religious sacraments because of his homosexuality than it can reinstate Jim Crow.
 
tags: nature people society identity sexuality right gender gay religious
— Jon Meacham
Given that sexual orientation is innate and that we are all, in theological terms, children of God, to deny access to some sacraments based on sexuality is as wrong as denying access to some sacraments based on race or gender.
 
tags: children sexuality gender child wrong sexual god race
— Jon Meacham
If folks can learn to be racist, then they can learn to be anti racist. If being sexist ain't genetic, then, dad gum, people can learn about gender equality.
 
tags: people equality gender learn
— Johnnetta B. Cole
No matter what your sexual preference or gender, no one likes a man who is fussy about his looks. You can spend as much time as you want looking good. But don`t do it in public.
 
tags: time men gender sexual
— John Waters
All human beings bear God's image and must be respected for what each person is. Therefore, no external description of one's being, whether based on race, ethnicity, gender or sexual orientation, can properly be used as the basis for either rejection or discrimination.
 
tags: people human gender sexual god race
— John Shelby Spong
Your race and gender don't change, but you can choose to change your political affiliation at will.
 
tags: gender political race
— John Podhoretz
Amo, amas, I love a lass, As a cedar tall and slender; Sweet cowslip's grace is her nominative case, And she's of the feminine gender.
 
tags: grace gender
— John O'Keefe
I don't want to sound pompous, but I really think your gender doesn't necessarily dominate your sexual activity.
 
tags: gender sexual
— John Lone
Races don't fall in love, genders don't fall in love: Individuals fall in love. We all should be free to marry the person that we love.
 
tags: people gender race marry
— John Lewis
The modern campus is deeply obsessed by race and gender, and not much else.
 
tags: gender race
— John Leo
Recently, John and I got to go to Selma and perform it on the same bridge that Martin Luther King walked over. Once a landmark of a divided nation, the spirit of this bridge now for all people regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation or social status. This bridge was built on hope and welded with compassion. Common
 
tags: people compassion gender sexual hope spirit race
— John Legend
Gender mattered a whole lot less to Shakespeare than it seems to matter to us.
 
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— John Irving
Gender relations are a sad story of men talking trash about women all over the world.
 
tags: men women world sad gender stories
— John Darnielle
What they're still unsure about, particularly some moderate Republicans, we know gender there is difference, I think Donald Trump has to seal the deal by letting people feel comfortable to vote for him.
 
tags: people gender
— John Brabender
When we use stereotypes, we take in the gender, the age, the color of the skin of the person before us, and our minds respond with messages that say hostile, stupid, slow, weak. Those qualities aren't out there in the environment. They don't reflect reality.
 
tags: people reality age environment gender mind quality
— John Bargh
Gender equality and empowerment of women is key to the success of the Millennium Development Goals. Not only as a specific target, but for the goals in general. Women bear a heavier burden of the world's poverty than men, because of the discrimination they face in education, health care, employment and control of assets.
 
tags: health men women poverty world development control key equality gender care empowerment education goal success
— Johanna Sigurðardottir
I think the way we look upon gender is that we're realizing that we're not that different, which is a good thing. The United States needs to come further with that. In the Scandinavian countries, we've come further when it comes to gender politics and how we look upon gender and how women are treated in general.
 
tags: women gender politics
— Joel Kinnaman
Childbearing is the most consistent of human events. Male and female alike, we have all been gestated inside a woman's body. As a phenomenon, childbearing is seemingly eternal and universal, yet like no other it highlights the gender divide, the singularity of individual experience and sociocultural diversities.
 
tags: experience human body gender
— Joan Raphael-Leff
If I'm good at something, I'm good at something, and if I'm bad at something, I'm just bad at something. Gender shouldn't have anything to do with any of my work or anything I produce or create.
 
tags: work gender bad
— Jlin
What I love about what I do is expanding people's minds on the topics of gender expression, gay rights, and most of all, entertaining them while I do it.
 
tags: right gender gay mind
— Jinkx Monsoon
I don't think anyone should pick a candidate for any office based solely on gender. That would be, I believe, a mistake.
 
tags: believe mistakes gender
— Jim Nussle
I don't see gender as the most significant fact of human existence.
 
tags: human existence gender facts
— Jim Harrison
Homosexuality is genetically hardwired but race and gender are only ideas. OK. Just trying to keep up.
 
tags: gender ideas race
— Jim Goad
The '90s were extremely diverse, almost like a laboratory of the new century. There was much experimenting around, in politics, economics, gender and family structures, and also in fashion. There was a cloud of possibilities which kept us all dizzy.
 
— Jil Sander
There's going to be biological differences between the genders. There's going to be biological differences between two women or two men. There's biological differences between all of us. My concern is, why are we so concerned about it?
 
tags: men women gender
— Jessica Valenti
claims about what's 'natural' have long been used to reinforce traditional gender roles and values. ... Even the notion that women should have children at all is based on the idea that a woman's inherent and most important role is that of mother. Shockingly, men's 'innate' roles are a lot more fun than the ones bestowed on women.
 
tags: children women value gender fun child ideas mother
— Jessica Valenti
Not unlike gender reassignment surgery, someone determines that they are of a different race on the inside and they wish to surgically correct that.
 
tags: wishes gender race
— Jess Row
The politics of transgender identity are really complicated. And the debate over how much of gender is biological and how much of it is socially constructed is a very complex debate.
 
tags: identity gender politics complex
— Jess Row
I had observed people whose identity crises around race seemed analogous to other people's identity crises around gender.
 
tags: people identity gender race
— Jess Row
I never think that being a woman is so hard. Maybe don't think about your gender and be confident as you go forward rather than try to single yourself out as some underserved part of filmmaking.
 
tags: women gender
— Jerusha Hess
Most of these feminists are radical, frustrated lesbians, many of them, and man-haters, and failures in their relationships with men, and who have declared war on the male gender. The biblical condemnation of feminism has to do with its radical philosophy and goals. That's the bottom line.
 
tags: failure men feminism gender war philosophy goal relationship radical
— Jerry Falwell