Barbara Deming Quotes

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Born: July 23, 1917, New York City
Birth Country: USA
Died: Sugarloaf Key, August 2, 1984
Occupation: Activist, Feminist Ideology: Feminist

Our task, of course, is to transmute the anger that is affliction into the anger that is determination to bring about change. I think, in fact, that one could give that as a definition of revolution.
- Barbara Deming

Vengeance is not the point change is. But the trouble is that in most people's minds the thought of victory and the thought of punishing the enemy coincide.
- Barbara Deming

We believe, in fact, that the one act of respect has little force unless matched by the other - in balance with it... The acting out of that dual respect I would name as precisely the source of our power.
- Barbara Deming

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