In itself, homosexuality is as limiting as heterosexuality: the ideal should be to be capable of loving a woman or a man; either, a human being, without feeling fear, restraint, or obligation.
Simone de Beauvoir

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About Simone de Beauvoir

Profession: Writer
Nationality: French
Born: January 9, 1908
Died: January 9, 1908

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