The stiletto is a feminine weapon that men just don’t have.
A girl without braidsis like a city without bridges.
Modesty answers not the crude how of femininity, but the beautiful why.
If a woman cannot make her mistakes charming, she is only a female.
While mass-media images of biological “males” feminizing themselves have the subversive potential to highlight ways conventionally defined femininity is artificial (a point feminists make all the time), the images rarely function this way. Trans women...
The sight of God in woman is the most perfect of all.” Ibn Arabi.
A taste for adventure is by no means a masculine monopoly.
Saying of the ProphetWomenWomen are the twin-halves of men.
Our culture is now one of masculine triumphalism, in which transhistorically feminine expressions – empathy, sweetness, volubility, warmth – are seen as impediments to a woman’s professional trajectory in many sectors.
There are transitional forms between the metals and non-metals; between chemical combinations and simple mixtures, between animals and plants, between phanerogams and cryptogams, and between mammals and birds […]. The improbability may henceforth be taken...
Masculinity is simply a conglomeration of the personality traits necessary for the patriarchal soldier-rapist: physically strong, emotionally cauterized, rational, domineering, cruel. All of this is supposed to add up to “handsome” as well. Likewise femininity...