Naomi Wolf Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Naomi Wolf quotes, Naomi Wolf sayings, and Naomi Wolf proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

A mother who radiates self-love and self-acceptance actually vaccinates her daughter against low self-esteem. Naomi Wolf
Obstacles, of course, are developmentally necessary: they teach kids strategy, patience, critical thinking, resilience and resourcefulness. Naomi Wolf
She wins who calls herself beautiful and challenges the world to change to truly see her. Naomi Wolf
The beauty myth is always actually prescribing behaviour and not appearance. Naomi Wolf
Evolutionary biology is crazy because sometimes it seems anybody can draw any conclusion they want. Naomi Wolf
The beauty myth is always actually prescribing behaviour and not appearance. Naomi Wolf
Only one thing is more frightening than speaking your truth, and that is not speaking. Naomi Wolf
In a fascist shift, reporters start to face more and more harassment, and they have to be more and more courageous simply in order to do their jobs. Naomi Wolf
Beauty provokes harassment, the law says, but it looks through men's eyes when deciding what provokes it. Naomi Wolf
The First Amendment was designed to allow for disruption of business as usual. It is not a quiet and subdued amendment or right. Naomi Wolf
The First Amendment applies to rogues and scoundrels. You don't lose your First Amendment rights because of a sleazy personality, or even for having committed a crime. Felons in jail are protected by the First Amendment. Naomi Wolf
Only one thing is more frightening than speaking your truth, and that is not speaking. Naomi Wolf
Women who love themselves are threatening; but men who love real women, more so. Naomi Wolf
My job is to notice echoes and notice resonances. Scientists are not supposed to do the same thing that cultural critics do. Naomi Wolf
Pain is real when you get other people to believe in it. If no one believes in it but you, your pain is madness or hysteria. Naomi Wolf
The beauty myth moves for men as a mirage; its power lies in its ever-receding nature. When the gap is closed, the lover embraces only his own disillusion. Naomi Wolf
Her love for her body will be unqualified, which is the basis of female identification. If a woman loves her own body, she doesn't grudge what other women do with theirs; if she loves femaleness, she champions its rights. Naomi Wolf
The maturing of a woman who has continued to grow is a beautiful thing to behold. Naomi Wolf