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Faye Wattleton

  • American teens have the worst of all worlds ... Our children are bombarded and confronted with sexual messages, sexual exploitation, and all manner of sexual criticism. But our society is by and large sexually illiterate.

    • Faye Wattleton,
    • in Barbara A. Reynolds, And Still We Rise: Interviews With 50 Black Role Models ()
  • Social change rarely comes about through the efforts of the disenfranchised. The middle class creates social revolutions.

    • Faye Wattleton,
    • in Time ()
  • I have never believed in the impossible.

  • Men's reproduction isn't regulated by the state — and it shouldn't be. Neither should women's.

    • Faye Wattleton
  • If we can't preserve the privacy of our right to procreate, I can't imagine what rights we will be able to protect.

    • Faye Wattleton,
    • in Time ()

Faye Wattleton, U.S. nurse, president of Planned Parenthood

(1943)

Full name: Alyce Faye Wattleton.