Brittney Griner quotes

  • I did not feel a particularly strong call to any one subject, but read voraciously and widely and began to find science interesting.

  • With enough of us, around the world, we'll not just send a strong message opposing the privatization of knowledge - we'll make it a thing of the past.

  • Patience will benefit you in every hour, every time and every opportunity. It helps you to overcome your opponent, howsoever strong he may be. It will help you in times of distress and hardships, in battles and in war and peace.

  • The pitfall of the feminist is the belief that the interests of men and women can ever be severed; that what brings sufferings to the one can leave the other unscathed.

  • I try to be feminist in, like, I love myself and I don't need someone else's approval.

  • Under patriarchy, every woman's son is her potential betrayer and also the inevitable rapist or exploiter of another woman.

  • Families make possible the super-exploitation of women by training them to look upon their work outside the home as peripheral to their 'true' role.

  • Write. No amount of self-inflicted misery, altered states, black pullovers or being publicly obnoxious will ever add up to your being a writer. Writers write. On you go.

  • My workday begins around 11 A.M., with a cup of black coffee in each hand. If I had more hands, there would be more coffee.

  • Death is a black camel, which kneels at the gates of all.

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