Barbara Ehrenreich Quotes

Most popular Barbara Ehrenreich Quotes

Marriage is socialism among two people.


America is addicted to wars of distraction.


Natural selection, as it has operated in human history, favors not only the clever but the murderous.


No matter that patriotism is too often the refuge of scoundrels.  Dissent, rebellion, and all-around hell-raising remain the true duty of patriots.

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A whole industry has grown up to promote positive thinking, and the product of this industry, available at a wide range of prices, is called "motivation."


Human intellectual progress, such as it has been, results from our long struggle to see things "as they are," or in the most universally comprehensive way, and not as projections of our own emotions.


The business of the immune system is to defend the body against foreign intruders, such as microbes, and it does so with a huge onslaught of cells and whole cascades of different molecular weapons.  The complexity, and diversity, of the mobilization is overwhelming.