Male dominated quotes:

  • Women are the more important members of relationships. Women are the survivors, the nurturers and the bosses, despite men pretending it's a male dominated society. -- Ray Martin
  • I think as a young actress, it's very rare that you read something where you're not either 'the girl' or there to serve some romantic purpose in a male dominated cast. -- Sienna Miller
  • And think of how we challenged the idea of a male dominated Parliament with All-Women shortlists and made the cause of gender equality central to our government. We were right to do so. -- Ed Miliband
  • We as women have a voice and we are decision makers in what film to see. We always support our boyfriends and husbands by going to see the male dominated films, but we don't compel them to see films with female casts. -- Octavia Spencer
  • I have seen women who are very interested in tech finish their graduate or undergraduate degrees, but then choose not to pursue a career in tech because they're not sure they want to spend the next 20-30 years in an industry that's very male dominated. -- Padmasree Warrior
  • The brewing industry is a very, very male dominated industry. It's a male bastion. -- Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw
  • The image of Ireland is projected as a male image in the acting world, similar to the way that the word of Ireland is male dominated. -- Fionnula Flanagan
  • I've never had a problem in a male-dominated sector. Results speak for themselves. -- Cynthia Carroll
  • Being a woman in a male-dominated industry, you are so afraid of people thinking you are weak. -- Erin Andrews
  • A lot of professions happen to be male-dominated because women drop out at a certain point. It's unfortunate. -- Tom Colicchio
  • If you're going to have a male-dominant system, to maintain the system, you have to teach men to dominate. -- Gloria Steinem
  • Growing up with three boys in a heavily male-dominated world, I especially needed to express myself as a woman. -- Elisabeth Shue
  • Long historical books get written by women, but not contemporary experiments, which still seems to be a very male-dominated field. -- Eleanor Catton
  • It's such a male-dominated industry. You can be a feminist, it's just difficult because it sometimes comes back at you. -- Gemma Arterton
  • One of the things I haven't been ready for is how male-dominated the music industry is. I just didn't have a clue. -- Laura Mvula
  • It's always good when women win things in fiction because it tends to be more male-dominated, unlike poetry, which is more equal. -- Carol Ann Duffy
  • There are a lot of women screenwriters, but they are obviously outnumbered by men. And it still is a very much male-dominated industry. -- Elizabeth Meriwether
  • When I perform on stage I become those male bullies, those dominators from my childhood. That's probably why it's so scary, because they scared me. -- Grace Jones
  • Being a woman in a male-dominated industry sort of sucks, but it doesn't suck any more than being a woman in the world. My advice? Be terrifying. -- Kelly Sue DeConnick
  • I didn't want to set up a women's studies program. I thought women should learn to operate in a coeducational atmosphere, because, especially in national security and international affairs, it's male-dominated. -- Madeleine Albright
  • I'm always on the road, and there's a very male-dominated energy where I am. There's that aggressive energy surrounding me, all the time. So, in personal peace and harmony, I've totally made a gazillion compromises. -- Rie Rasmussen
  • What's quote-unquote a 'good' lawyer, doctor, or whatever the profession is. And if you're a male who grew up professionally in a male-dominated profession, then your image of what a good lawyer is a male image. -- Sonia Sotomayor
  • To survive in a lot of male-dominated situations - the police, the military, what have you - you put on a bit of the crass, blowhard thing, because you just can't survive being the nice guy in those environments. -- Dean Norris
  • The gaming industry has been male-dominated ever since its inception. -- Anita Sarkeesian
  • In a male-dominated environment, things are very macho, and you can't show weakness... -- Hyder Akbar
  • Three women walk into a pub and say, `Hooray, we've colonised a male-dominated joke format' -- Bill Bailey
  • You can't expect everything to happen all at once when it's been such a male-dominated world for so long. -- Reed Morano
  • Human populations that do not have contact with the psychedelic tremendum are neurotic because they are male ego dominated. -- Terence McKenna
  • Moviemaking is so male-dominated now that they think they're being pro-feminine when they have women punching each other out. -- Pauline Kael
  • Feminism justified female victim power by convincing the world that we lived in a sexist, male-dominated, and patriarchal world. -- Warren Farrell
  • Feminism justified female 'victim power' by convincing the world that we lived in a sexist, male-dominated, and patriarchal world. -- Warren Farrell
  • It's always good when women win things in fiction because it tends to be more male-dominated, unlike poetry, which is more equal -- Carol Ann Duffy
  • In the publishing world, most editors are probably women. So I don't see the publishing world as a male-dominated one, especially within fiction. -- Emma Donoghue
  • The fact is there are many women who nod politely, even agree openly within their male-dominated often highly educated cultures, but vote their own minds. -- Julianna Baggott
  • Music is a male-dominated field. Women are not always taken as seriously as we should be, so sometimes we have to put our foot down. -- Missy Elliot
  • I have been working in male-dominated industries most of my life. When I started my career in investment banking, I was one of two women in my analyst class. -- Carol Roth
  • Technology may be traditionally perceived as a male-dominated industry, but it won't always be that way. Every day we see more and more powerful women leaders boasting outstanding achievements. -- Clara Shih
  • The male-dominated systems know they cannot maintain their current power structures if and when the woman is restored to her natural and powerful state as a great leader and co-creator. -- Bryant McGill
  • The American work environment has to change, not the women. We should be recognizing that what women are not fitting into is a very narrow, male-dominated workplace of the 1950s. -- Anne-Marie Slaughter
  • The current male-dominated model of success - which equates success with burnout, sleep deprivation, and driving yourself into the ground - isn't working for women, and it's not working for men, either. -- Arianna Huffington
  • My climb to political success was no elevator ride, and it has not always been pretty, but I persevered as one of a handful of women in the male-dominated world of politics. -- Dalia Grybauskaite
  • I grew up as a Catholic, and there was so much that was beautiful there, and also so much that was troubling. The whole patriarchal thing, the whole male-dominated approach, really bothered me. -- Patty Griffin
  • At this point of time in history, I don't think that women in any work force that's a male-dominated work force have the same rules to play or live by as men do. -- Kari Matchett
  • As a woman who works in a male-dominated business - Hollywood, definitely, being one of them - I instinctually knew what that is like. You have to be strong and take care of yourself. -- Olivia Wilde
  • Mary Kom is a woman who stood up alone in a male-dominated field and fought for her rights and what she believed in. Her story is an inspiration for every young person out there. -- Priyanka Chopra
  • My mum always felt that women deserved as much as men, and should have as much power, so I suppose I opted to go into a very male-dominated arena to try and prove that. -- Jo Brand
  • I think when religions such as Hinduism and Buddhism - as well as Christianity and Judaism - were founded, at that time societies were generally male-dominated. So, therefore this social notion also influenced religion. -- Dalai Lama
  • I claim that every woman in this century and in our culture sphere who has ventured into male-dominated institutions - 'literature' and 'aesthetics' are such institutions - must have experienced the desire for self-destruction. -- Christa Wolf