There was only one lesson a girl had to remember: A man was soft when he was hard and hard when he was soft.
Men ruled the world because they had the strength, the money and the power; therefore it was necessary to rule men, or at least one man.
It’s interesting how the things that other people do seem so horrible, and yet when you’re doing them they seem so right. When you are reading about the sexual experiences of someone else, it’s True Confessions, but when it’s you it’s the Ladies’ Home Journal.
It was as though peace were a lethargy, a miasma that filled mankind with a sense of ennui, and it was only war that could stimulate man to the full exhilaration of life.