It is not in giving life but in risking life that man is raised above the animal; that is why superiority has been accorded in humanity not to the sex that brings forth but to that which kills.Rate this quote:(0.00 / 0 votes)Say it

Simone de Beauvoir, The Second Sex (1950)

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