Warren Farrell Sayings and Quotes

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


Choosing safety is a choice of life over career.     

Warren Farrell

In our society, the sound of men complaining is like nails on a chalkboard.     

Warren Farrell

Sexism is discounting the female experience of powerlessness; the new sexism is discounting the male experience of powerlessness.     

Warren Farrell

The rules of sexism do not free men from the terror of violence; they only keep men from complaining about it.     

Warren Farrell

Every movement has radicals. But the important thing is that the radicals are not the leaders.     

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By starving our children of men, we have made them more vulnerable to the very abuse we are trying to prevent.     

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All societies that have survived have survived based on their ability to prepare their sons to be disposable, in war and at work--and therefore as dads.     

Warren Farrell

Options allow a woman to tailor her role to her personality, but if a man expects to provide well, he expects to wear a suit, not to wear what suits him.     

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For the first time in human history the psychology that is a prerequisite for intimacy has become the psychology that is a prerequisite for species survival.     

Warren Farrell

I definitely agree with choices for women, but I do not agree with choices for women when they eliminate choices for men. Rather, I think that the sexes need to make choices that lead to the maximum amount of win-win for both sexes.      

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In the past we believed both sexes were born with original sin. Today, we have come to unconsciously believe in the original sin of boys, but the original innocence of girls.     

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And we reduce almost all male-female problems by working on both the female and the male. And that usually means having both sexes take responsibility.      

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All women's issues are to some degree men's issues and all men's issues are to some degree women's issues because when either sex wins unilaterally both sexes lose.     

Warren Farrell

We can decrease abuse and murder when we get that for both sexes, abuse does not derive from power, but powerlessness.     

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Men’s greatest weakness is their facade of strength, and women’s greatest strength is their facade of weakness.     

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Virtually every society that survived did so by socializing its sons to be disposable. Disposable in war; disposable in work. We need warriors and volunteer firefighters, so we label these men heroes.     

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In fact, the socialization gives us the tools to fill our evolutionary roles. They are our building blocks.     

Warren Farrell