We made a demand for the the same wage rates to be paid in the Canadian plants as in the U.S. plants.
Nature has placed mankind under the governance of two sovereign masters, pain and pleasure. It is for them alone to point out what we ought to do, as well as to determine what we shall do.
It is the greatest good to the greatest number of people which is the measure of right and wrong.
The greatest happiness of the greatest number is the foundation of morals and legislation.
The work of woman is not to lessen the severity or the certainty of the penalty for the violation of the moral law, but to prevent this violation by the removal of the causes which lead to it.
There never will be complete equality until women themselves help to make laws and elect lawmakers.
All punishment is mischief; all punishment in itself is evil.
If women will not accept marriage with subjection, nor men proffer it without, there is, there can be, no alternative. The women who will not be ruled must live without marriage. And during this transition period… single women make comfortable and attractive homes for themselves.
I have given my life and all I am to it, and now I want my last act to be to give it all I have, to the last cent.
Some have called Afghanistan ‘the graveyard of empires,’ and it probably is the graveyard of empires.