The woman is uniformly sacrificed to the wife and mother.
I thought that the chief thing to be done in order to equal boys was to be learned and courageous. So I decided to study Greek and learn to manage a horse.
The Bible and the Church have been the greatest stumbling blocks in the way of women’s emancipation.
Women of all classes are awakening to the necessity of self-support, but few are willing to do the ordinary useful work for which they are fitted.
To throw obstacles in the way of a complete education is like putting out the eyes.
We are the only class in history that has been left to fight its battles alone, unaided by the ruling powers. White labor and the freed black men had their champions, but where are ours?
We found nothing grand in the history of the Jews nor in the morals inculcated in the Pentateuch. I know of no other books that so fully teach the subjection and degradation of woman.
The heyday of woman’s life is the shady side of fifty.
The history of the past is but one long struggle upward to equality.
Self-development is a higher duty than self-sacrifice.