[Women] tend to collect more pieces of data when they think, put them into more complex patterns, see more options and outcomes. They tend to be contextual, holistic thinkers.

Helen Fisher

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“Why We Love, Why We Cheat.” TED2006. Feb. 2006. Conference Presentation.

Source: "Why We Love, Why We Cheat." TED2006. Feb. 2006. Conference Presentation. Additional Information: This quote is from anthropologist Helen Fisher's 2006 TED Talk on gender differences and other biological and social factors that affect sexuality and romantic love. This quote means that women and men have distinctly different thinking styles: women take more information into account when making decisions, resulting in richer, more complex conclusions. Watch the full TED Talk here: Helen Fisher - Why We Love, Why We Cheat