Science must begin with myths, and with the criticism of myths.
Our invisibility is the essence of our oppression. And until we eliminate that invisibility, people are going to be able to perpetuate the lies and myths about gay people.
There is something feeble and a little contemptible about a man who cannot face the perils of life without the help of comfortable myths.
The myths underlying our culture and underlying our common sense have not taught us to feel identical with the universe, but only parts of it, only in it, only confronting it – aliens.
All myths that are something more than fancies gain rather than lose in value with time, by reason of the accretions of human experience.
The dogma of woman’s complete historical subjection to men must be rated as one of the most fantastic myths ever created by the human mind.