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Erica Jong quotes (7)
If you don't risk anything you risk even more.
Erica Jong Category: Risk
Everyone has a talent. What is rare is the courage to follow the talent to the dark place where it leads.
Erica Jong Category: Genius
I am thinking of the onion again.... Not self-righteous like the proletarian potato nor a siren like the apple. No show-off like the banana. But a modest self-effacing vegetable questioning introspective peeling itself away or merely radiating halos like ripples.
Erica Jong Category: Unsorted
Women are the only exploited group in history to have been idealized into powerlessness.
Erica Jong Category: Power
Take your life in your own hands and what happens? A terrible thing: no one to blame.
Erica Jong Category: Life
Everyone has talent. What is rare is the courage to follow that talent to the dark place where it leads.
Erica Jong Category: Talent
Women really must have equal pay for equal work equality in work at home and reproductive choices. Men must press for these things also. They must cease to see them as womens issues and learn that they are everyones issues essential to survival on planet Earth.
Erica Jong Category: Woe