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Quotation by Elizabeth Gould Davis
... men need women more than women need men; and so, aware of this fact, man has sought to keep woman dependent upon him economically as the only method open to him of making himself necessary to her.
Elizabeth Gould Davis (b. 1910), U.S. feminist and author. The First Sex, ch. 22 (1971).
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