Carolyn Heilbrun Quotes

Carolyn Heilbrun Quotes: Why do long marriages occasionally endow their inhabitants with a rare kind of equilibrium otherwise almost unknown in human relations? My guess is that the value of the moment has at last overshadowed the long history of resentments, betrayals, and boredom.
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Carolyn Heilbrun Quote: Odd, the years it took to learn one simple fact: that the prize just ahead, the next job, publication, love affair, marriage always seemed to hold the key to satisfaction but never, in the longer run, sufficed.
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Quotes about Carolyn Heilbrun: Shifting problems is the first rule for a long and pleasant life.
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Quote about Carolyn Heilbrun: the term 'androgyny' ... defines a condition under which the characteristics of the sexes, and the human impulses expressed by men and women, are not rigidly assigned. Androgyny seeks to liberate the individual from the confines of the appropriate.
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Carolyn Heilbrun Sayings: To recommend that women become identical to men, would be simple reversal, and would defeat the whole point of androgyny, and for that matter, feminism: in both, the whole point is choice.
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Carolyn Heilbrun Saying: Life has this in common with prizefighting: if you've received a belly blow, it's likely to be followed by a right to the jaw.
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Sayings about Carolyn Heilbrun: Androgyny suggests a spirit of reconciliation between the sexes ...
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Saying about Carolyn Heilbrun: One cannot make up stories; one can only retell in new ways the stories one has already heard.
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Carolyn Heilbrun Quotes: Today's youth seem finally to have understood that only by freeing woman from her exclusively sexual role can man free himself from his ordained role in the rat-race: that of the rat.
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