- While men can get away with not having a Ph.D. and still be respected in the field (see Gates, Bill), women can't yet. Get one. Then do whatever you want. - Mary Lou Jepsen at Grace Hopper
- The reviewer of your paper is always right. If they completely misunderstood the paper, you now know you need to rewrite it. - CRA-W Grad Cohort "How to Write a Paper" session
- Spend money to make your life easier - Women in Theory "Work/Life Balance" panel. Also heard at a Grace Hopper panel in the form: If your mother-in-law is coming to visit the same weekend as a paper deadline, pay someone to clean your house.
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