Ruth Westheimer Quotes

Who is Ruth Westheimer?

Dr. Karola Ruth Westheimer is an American sex therapist, media personality, and author.

Born June 04, 1928

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Best 10 Quotes by Ruth Westheimer

“A lesson taught with humor is a lesson retained.”

“Boredom is the biggest problem. The same position. Same day of the week. It becomes boring when you don't bring any added flowers home.”

“I am worried that the next generation will not be able to have a real conversation.”

“I don't like to see teenage men wearing very tight jeans. The sight of an erection belongs in the privacy of the bedroom, living room, or kitchen floor.”

“My favorite animal is the turtle. The reason is that in order for the turtle to move, it has to stick its neck out.”

“Our way is not soft grass, it's a mountain path with lots of rocks. But it goes upwards, forward, toward the sun.”

“Remember, attraction is only one part of a relationship. Loyalty, commitment, responsibility and maturity make up the rest.”

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“When each generation listens to different music instead of music that keeps a culture and society together, it can end up dividing us.”

“When it comes to sex, the most important six inches are the ones between the ears.”

“You can either give in to negative feelings or fight them, and I'm of the belief that you should fight them.”

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“While love is common, true love is rare, and I believe that few people are fortunate enough to experience it. The roads of regular love are well traveled and their markers are well understood by many - the mesmerizing attraction, the idealization obsession, the sexual afterglow, the profound self-sacrifice, and the desire to combine DNA. But true love takes its own course through uncharted territory. It knows no fences, eludes modern measurement, and seems scientifically woolly. But I know true love exists. I just can’t prove it.”

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