"God, middle age is an unending insult." ― Dorothea Benton Frank, Sullivan's Island
 
"On a planet where for thousands of years, even today, a woman's worth has been judged exclusively by the productivity of her womb, what the hell is the point of a barren woman?" ― Elissa Stein and Susan Kim    
 

A woman must wait for her ovaries to die before she can get her rightful personality back. Post-menstrual is the same as pre-menstrual; I am once again what I was before the age of twelve: a female human being who knows that a month has thirty day, not twenty-five, and who can spend every one of them free of the shackles of that defect of body and mind known as femininity." ― Florence King

"Estrogen deficient woman are nothing but the walking dead." ― Marie Hoag MBA

"What you believe can change your experience." ― Staness Jonekos, The Menopause Makeover: The Ultimate Guide to Taking Control of Your Health and Beauty During Menopause

It's time to stop grouping up and complaining about all our estrogen deficient symptoms and demand real answers and plenty of estrogen." ― Marie Hoag MBA

"Our mothers were largely silent about what happened to them as they passed through this midlife change. But a new generation of women has already started to break the wall of silence." ― Patricia Posner

Stop exhuming the women's health initiative for which doctors prescribe hormones. The WHI for HRT standards is a dead and irrelevant paradigm to modern HRT that needs to be buried." ― Marie Hoag MBA

"Citing the WHI for Hormone Replacement Therapy standards equates with attending the Flat Earth Society Conference and listening to people try to prove the earth is flat." ― Marie Hoag MBA

"You can do this (this thing, where your body will cease to produce hormones and your skin, hair, muscles and bones... basically every part of you will notice, go into withdrawals, and stage a coup). Be prepared for this mentally, and you'll own this "thing." ― Lisa Jey Davis, Getting Over Your Ovaries: How to Make 'The Change of Life' Your Bitch

"The goal is to get your estrogen where it should be so you don't have to hang out in social support groups that do nothing but chew the cud on how miserable they are without estrogen." ― Marie Hoäg, MBA