Before I had crossed the threshold of my church I was made to realize that I was shepherd of a divided flock.
Think of submitting our measure to the advice of politicians! I would as soon submit the subject of the equality of a goose to a fox.
The idealists dream and the dream is told, and the practical men listen and ponder and bring back the truth and apply it to human life, and progress and growth and higher human ideals come into being and so the world moves ever on.
A gentleman opposed to their enfranchisement once said to me, women have never produced anything of any value to the world. I told him the chief product of the women had been the men, and left it to him to decide whether the product was of any value.
On every side, and at every hour of the day, we came up against the relentless limitations of pioneer life.
It is better to be true to what you believe, though that be wrong, than to be false to what you believe, even if that belief is correct.