Mary Steichen Calderone was a physician and a public health advocate for sexual education. She served as president and co-founder of the Sex Information and Education Council of the United States from 1954 to 1982. Enjoy Mary Calderone’s best quotes below.
“Before the child ever gets to school it will have received crucial, almost irrevocable sex education and this will have been taught by the parents, who are not aware of what they are doing.”
“I truly feel that there are as many ways of loving as there are people in the world and as there are days in the life of those people.”
“Our children are not going to be just ‘our children’ – they are going to be other people’s husbands and wives and the parents of our grandchildren.”