Effeminate Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 41 Effeminate Quotes

#1. Effeminate men have suffered a bad press the world over. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#2. Ancient historians tell us that one of the symptoms of a declining civilization is a desexualization of the human race, with men becoming more effeminate and women becoming more masculine, not only in physical [appearance] but in their basic characters. - Author: Billy Graham
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#3. My good friends, while I do most earnestly recommend you to take care of your health and safety, as things most precious to us, I would not have that care degenerate into an effeminate and over-curious attention, which is always disgraceful to a man's self, and often troublesome to others. - Author: Edmund Burke
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#4. Let us read the lives of the saints; let us consider the penances which they performed, and blush to be so effeminate and so fearful of mortifying our flesh. - Author: Alphonsus Liguori
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#5. They tended to be stolid, slovenly, heavy, and to my eyes effeminate - not in the sense of delicacy, etc., but in just the opposite sense: a gross, bland fleshiness, a bovinity without point or edge. - Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
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#6. There hasn't been a more effeminate Jew in the closet since Anne Frank. - Author: Greg Giraldo
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#7. I've got such effeminate hands. I could never be strong. Whenever I even got to a save, my fingers would just bend back and the ball would hit me in the face. - Author: Robert Pattinson
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#8. He who is only an athlete is too crude, too vulgar, too much a savage. He who is a scholar only is too soft, to effeminate. The ideal citizen is the scholar athlete, the man of thought and the man of action. - Author: Plato
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#9. The problem with 'the crown jewel of Chinese literature' [Dream of the Red Chamber] is that it has two thousand pages and an equal number of characters, and the hero is an effeminate ass who should have either been spanked or decapitated, both ends being equally objectionable. - Author: Barry Hughart
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#10. Then I wanted the character to be feminine as opposed to effeminate. Because it's easy to be camp or queen. Anyone can do that. What's difficult is to play feminine. - Author: Cillian Murphy
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#11. I don't think that you have to be effeminate to be sensitive. - Author: Little Richard
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#12. You must in your music be wavering like the wind; sometimes wanton, sometimes drooping, sometimes grave and staid, otherwhile effeminate; and the more variety you show, the better shall you please. - Author: Thomas Morley
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#13. Lord save us from off-handed, flabby-cheeked, brittle-boned, weak-kneed, thin-skinned, pliable, plastic, spineless, effeminate, ossified, three-karat Christianity. - Author: Billy Sunday
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#14. The world's most effeminate heterosexual, Daniel Johns - Author: Art Alexakis
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#15. Solemn Australians think that an interest in design is a superficial and trivial interest. This is actually an improvement, they used to think it effeminate and vaguely immoral. - Author: Robin Boyd
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#16. (at age thirteen) I think sharks smile like women dad. Like Jenny's smiling at you right now.
But have you ever noticed how porpoises smile like effeminate men? They're bi-sexual, you know. Me, I'd rather have sex with a porpoise than a shark. - Author: William Rooney
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#17. I've had this sensibility since I was a child. If there was a black boy in the school, I was the friend. If there was an effeminate guy, I was the friend. If there was somebody who was poor like me, I was the friend. - Author: Riccardo Tisci
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#18. For there is some danger of falling into a soft and effeminate Christianity, under the plea of a lofty and ethereal theology. - Author: Charles Spurgeon
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#19. The exact eye: exact observation: it was a man's work. The only
work for a man. Why then were artists soft: effeminate: not men at all:
whilst the army officer, who had the inexact mind of the schoolteacher,
was a manly man? Quite a manly man: until he became an old woman! - Author: Ford Madox Ford
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#20. If the Lord were to appear this day in England as once in Palestine, He would not come in the halo of the painters or with that wintry shine of effeminate beauty, of sweet weakness, in which it is their helpless custom to represent Him. - Author: George MacDonald
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#21. A man who reads effeminate may well be consistently heterosexual, and another one might be gay. We can't read sexuality off of gender. - Author: Judith Butler
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#22. An effeminate education weakens both the mind and the body. - Author: Edgar Quinet
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#23. Not that I have anything against dancing. Some guys will tell you it's effeminate but I'm not one of them. Today's dancing is practically sex with your clothes on, dry humping in a room full of people. And I'm definitely into that. - Author: Emma Chase
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#24. Women have been taught that they are not powerful; they've been given an opposite description, that they are weak. The word "effeminate" implies weakness. - Author: Frederick Lenz
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#25. Weak, tea-drinking, effeminate, ineffectual
masters of India, robbers of South Africa, bedevillers of all Europe. - Author: Christina Stead
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#26. A woman impudent and mannish grown
Is not more loath'd than an effeminate man. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#27. At the time I perceived most religious men, particularly the pastors with all their talk about love, faith and relationship, as effeminate. - Author: Luke Ford
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#28. I'm very happy being big and effeminate. - Author: Penn Jillette
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#29. The cruelty of the effeminate is more dreadful than that or the hardy. - Author: Johann Kaspar Lavater
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#30. I am one who finds within me a nobility that spurns the idle pratings of the great, and their mean boasts of what their fathers were, while they themselves are fools effeminate. - Author: James Gates Percival
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#31. Trying to conceal the fact that I was a gay, effeminate, hyperactive, adopted child with a serious lisp in southern Louisiana would have been like trying to hide Dolly Parton in a string bikini! - Author: Kevyn Aucoin
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#32. You will, I trust, resemble a forest plant, which has indeed, by some accident, been brought up in the greenhouse, and thus rendered delicate and effeminate, but which regains its native firmness and tenacity, when exposed for a season to the winter air. - Author: Walter Scott
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#33. If anything has made men more effeminate in the past half-century, it's been the running feminist critique of masculinity. - Author: Jack Donovan
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#34. I like extremely effeminate dogs like terriers or schnauzers. I make an exception for giant schnauzers and big poodles. Basically, I like dogs which can be dyed day-glo colours. - Author: Jonathan Meades
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#35. Effeminate men intrigue me more than anything in the world. I see them as my alter egos. I feel very drawn to them. I think like a guy, but I'm feminine. So I relate to feminine men. - Author: Madonna Ciccone
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#36. Those who are born of parents broken with old age, or of such as are not yet ripe or are too young, or of drunkards, soft or effeminate men, want a great and liberal ingenuity or wit. - Author: Thomas Willis
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#37. My notepad resting on my lap takes the scribbles of unspoken truth: effeminate men are very witty, whereas macho men are duller than death. - Author: Morrissey
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#38. It is a common observation, that the more solicitous any people are about dress, the more effeminate they are. - Author: Karl Philipp Moritz
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#39. And certainly once a man begins to neglect his domestic duties he becomes painfully effeminate, does he not? And I don't like that. It makes men so very attractive. - Author: Oscar Wilde
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#40. I'm all for guys being butch and guys being men. I identify with that and appreciate that. But if I'm going to stab my gay brother in the back who isn't butch and who maybe acts a little bit more effeminate, what good is that? - Author: Kyan Douglas
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#41. I have a very small platform, and if I can use that to reach some kid who's teased for being effeminate or likes clothes, then I've done my job. - Author: Brad Goreski
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