Quotes by Erica Jong

Erica Jong is an American novelist, satirist, and poet, known particularly for her 1973 novel Fear of Flying. The book became famously controversial for its attitudes towards female sexuality and figured prominently in the development of second-wave feminism.

The best Quotes and Sayings

Gossip is the opiate of the oppressed.

- Erica JongBlasphemy

You take your life in your own hands, and what happens? A terrible thing: no one to blame.

- Erica JongLife, Motivation

You see a lot of smart guys with dumb women, but you hardly ever see a smart woman with a dumb guy.

- Erica JongIntelligence, Men & Women

Every country gets the circus it deserves. Spain gets bullfights. Italy the Church. America Hollywood.

- Erica JongAmerica, Italy, Spain