May I see the beauty in others without denigrating my own.
To lose confidence in one’s body is to lose confidence in oneself.
Inspiring qualities make some people to feel a little uneasy.
A fit, healthy body—that is the best fashion statement
The beauty myth is always actually prescribing behaviour and not appearance.
Sexual satisfaction eases the stranglehold of materialism, since status symbols no longer look sexual, but irrelevant. Product lust weakens where emotional and sexual lust intensifies. The price we pay for artificially buoying up this market...
It’s not all bad. Heightened self-consciousness, apartness, an inability to join in, physical shame and self-loathing—they are not all bad. Those devils have been my angels. Without them I would never have disappeared into language,...