I think that American women are further along than any other women in the world. But you can’t have peace in a world in which some women or some men or some nations are at different stages of development. There is so much work to be done.
It is better, as far as getting the vote is concerned, I believe, to have a small, united group than an immense debating society.
There will never be a new world order until women are a part of it.
When you put your hand to the plow, you can’t put it down until you get to the end of the row.
I never doubted that equal rights was the right direction. Most reforms, most problems are complicated. But to me there is nothing complicated about ordinary equality.
It may be an instinct, it is with me anyway, when you’re presenting something to the world, to make it as beautiful as you can.
I think if we get freedom for women, then they are probably going to do a lot of things that I wish they wouldn’t do. But it seems to me that isn’t our business to say what they should do with it. It is our business to see that they get it.
When you’re young, when you’ve never done anything very much on your own, you imagine that it won’t be so hard.
The Woman’s Party is made up of women of all races, creeds and nationalities who are united on the one program of working to raise the status of women.