Joanna Russ Quotes

....thinking you are attacking society when you condemn or ravage the hypothetical Nice Girl Next Door is the exact equivalent of thinking that stealing from the local supermarket makes you a Communist.
Author: Joanna Russ
The demon got up. The demon said Fool. To think you can eat their food and not talk to them. To think you can take their money and not be afraid of them. To think you can depend on their company and not suffer from them.
Author: Joanna Russ
When one culture has the big guns and the other has none, there is a certain predictablity about the outcome.
Author: Joanna Russ
I didn't and don't want to be a 'feminine' version or a diluted version or a special version or a subsidiary version or an ancillary version, or an adapted version of the heroes I admire. I want to be the heroes themselves.
Author: Joanna Russ
There are more whooping cranes in the United States of America than there are women in Congress.
Author: Joanna Russ
As my mother once said: The boys throw stones at the frog in jest. But the frogs die in earnest.
Author: Joanna Russ