Rules for dating my son quotes
We won't need to worry about the temptation to have sex with each other, because once we become friends, any sexual attraction that existed will die instantly.
Once we are "friends" we will immediately start seeing each other like ugly, wrinkled old men and women.
The severed emotional ties between you will prevent you from relating to each other in platonic ways for a long time to come - perhaps forever.
Baron-Cohen is professor of psychology and psychiatry at the University of Cambridge. Men are also programmed to take more risks than women. Like Toad in The Wind In The Willows, they can be boorish and arrogant.
In his book, The Essential Difference, he says: 'The female brain is predominantly hard-wired for empathy.' On the other hand, he says: 'The male brain is predominantly hard-wired for understanding and building systems.' What does this tell us? Like Peter Rabbit, they are in love with taking risks.
Why are so many male characters in books such idiots? But still, a gentle thread of male idiocy runs through her books.
These days, in our safe, modern, information-based society, we don't need the classic male qualities of brute strength and aggression. But this is partly because lots of men won't admit to being depressed. But is this something I should be explaining to my son?