Charlotte Whitton

Charlotte Whitton

was a Canadian feminist and mayor of Ottawa. She was the first female mayor of a major city in Canada, serving from 1951 to 1956 and again from 1960 to 1964
Whatever women do they must do twice as well as men to be thought half as good. Luckily, this is not difficult.More Charlotte Whitton quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Call me anything you like, but don't call me a lady.More Charlotte Whitton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Man cannot live by incompetence alone.More Charlotte Whitton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
For a woman to get half as much credit as a man, she has to work twice as hard, and be twice as smart. Fortunately, that isn't difficult.More Charlotte Whitton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Whatever women do, they must do twice as well as men to be thought half as good. Luckily, this is not difficult.More Charlotte Whitton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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