The Most Controversial Quotes of All Time

The most controversial quotes of all time listed. Including feminist, political, celebrity and misogynistic quotes. Read through some of these great discussion points and talk about them with your friends.

Force always attracts men of low morality.

- Albert Einstein

If a man is proud of his wealth, he should not be praised until it is known how he employs it.

- Socrates

When it comes to determining child custody, however, sexism is the rule.

- Phyllis Schlafly

There is no female Mozart because there is no female Jack the Ripper.

- Camille Paglia

If you want something said, ask a man; if you want something done, ask a woman.

- Margaret Thatcher

All sex, even consensual sex between a married couple, is an act of violence perpetrated against a woman.

- Catherine MacKinnon

Democracy… is a charming form of government, full of variety and disorder; and dispensing a sort of equality to equals and unequals alike.

- Plato

We have no doubt about your bravery or devotion to your fatherland, nor do we believe that you are the monster described by your opponents.

- Ghandi to Adolf Hitler

An animal experiment cannot be justifiable unless the experiment is so important that the use of a brain-damaged human would be justifiable.

- Peter Singer

I contend that we are both atheists. I just believe in one fewer god than you do. When you understand why you dismiss all the other possible gods, you will understand why I dismiss yours.

- Stephen Roberts

Why are we here? Where do we come from? Traditionally, these are questions for philosophy, but philosophy is dead. Philosophers have not kept up with modern developments in science, particularly physics. Scientists have become the bearers of the torch of discovery in our quest for knowledge.

- Stephen Hawking

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