Posted 11 months ago
October 16 2013
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Happy Birthday Mary Daly! A self admitted ‘radical lesbian feminist.’ It’s good to know who you are.

Happy Birthday Mary Daly! A self admitted ‘radical lesbian feminist.’ It’s good to know who you are.

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Posted 11 months ago
October 05 2013
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Work is a substitute “religious” experience for many workaholics.

 - Mary Daly
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Posted 1 year ago
April 19 2013
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You guard against decay, in general, and stagnation, by moving, by continuing to move.

 - Mary Daly
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Posted 1 year ago
December 17 2012
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Courage is like — it’s a habitus, a habit, a virtue: you get it by courageous acts. It’s like you learn to swim by swimming. You learn courage by couraging.

 - Mary Daly
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Embedded fears of being labeled “sick,” “selfish,” or “sexless” all function in similar ways. If the victim does not see the pattern, she will react to the particulars by becoming mindlessly “normal,” murderously “selfless,” moronically “sexy.” In these various ways, her Self is silenced.

 - Mary Daly, in Gyn/Ecology (via octagon-surgeon)
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Posted 2 years ago
August 03 2012
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There are and will be those who think I have gone overboard. Let them rest assured that this assessment is correct, probably beyond their wildest imagination, and that I will continue to do so

 - Mary Daly
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Posted 2 years ago
July 27 2012
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You guard against decay, in general, and stagnation, by moving, by continuing to move.

 - Mary Daly
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Posted 2 years ago
July 16 2012
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Work is a substitute “religious” experience for many workaholics.

 -  -Mary Daly
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Posted 2 years ago
July 13 2012
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Courage is like — it’s a habitus, a habit, a virtue: you get it by courageous acts. It’s like you learn to swim by swimming. You learn courage by couraging.

 -  -Mary Daly. So now let’s get to couraging, people.
Posted 2 years ago
May 25 2012
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Courage to be is the key to the revelatory power of the feminist revolution.

 - Mary Daly