Germaine Greer Quotes

The essence of pleasure is spontaneity.

Germaine Greer

Revolution is the festival of the oppressed

Germaine Greer

The essence of pleasure is spontaneity.

Germaine Greer

A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.

Germaine Greer

A garden is the best alternative therapy

Germaine Greer

The management of fertility is one of the most important functions of adulthood.

Germaine Greer

Women are reputed never to be disgusted. The sad fact is that they often are, but not with men; following the lead of men, they are most often disgusted with themselves.

Germaine Greer

The essence of pleasure is spontaneity

Germaine Greer

Loneliness is never more cruel than when it is felt in close propinquity with someone who has ceased to communicate

Germaine Greer

Security is when everything is settled. When nothing can happen to you. Security is the denial of life.

Germaine Greer

Evolution is what it is. The upper classes have always died out; it's one of the most charming things about them.

Germaine Greer

Psychoanalysis is the confession without absolution

Germaine Greer

Energy is the power that drives every human being. It is not lost by exertion but maintained by it, for it is a faculty of the psyche.

Germaine Greer

The tragedy of machismo is that a man is never quite man enough.

Germaine Greer

Perhaps catastrophe is the natural human environment, and even though we spend a good deal of energy trying to get away from it, we are programmed for survival amid catastrophe

Germaine Greer

Is it too much to ask that women be spared the daily struggle for superhuman beauty in order to offer it to the caresses of a subhumanly ugly mate?

Germaine Greer

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