Princess Marie Bonaparte
(2 Jul 1882 - 21 Sep 1962)
Science Quotes by Princess Marie Bonaparte (1 quote)
On the one hand, then, in the reproductive functions propermenstruation, defloration, pregnancy and parturitionwoman is biologically doomed to suffer. Nature seems to have no hesitation in administering to her strong doses of pain, and she can do nothing but submit passively to the regimen prescribed. On the other hand, as regards sexual attraction, which is necessary for the act of impregnation, and as regards the erotic pleasures experienced during the act itself, the woman may be on an equal footing with the man.
— Princess Marie Bonaparte
- 2 Jul - short biography, births, deaths and events on date of Bonaparte's birth.