Cautious, careful people, always casting about to preserve their reputations… can never effect a reform.
I declare to you that woman must not depend upon the protection of man, but must be taught to protect herself, and there I take my stand.
I don’t want to die as long as I can work; the minute I can not, I want to go.
No man is good enough to govern any woman without her consent.
What you should do is to say to outsiders that a Christian has neither more nor less rights in our association than an atheist.
Failure is impossible.
It is poor rule that won’t work more ways than one.
The Declaration of Independence, the United States Constitution, the constitutions of the several states, and the organic laws of the territories all alike propose to protect the people in the exercise of their God-given rights. Not one of them pretends to bestow rights.
You would better educate ten women into the practice of liberal principles than to organize a thousand on a platform of intolerance and bigotry.
We throw to the winds the old dogma that governments can give rights. Before governments were organized, no one denies that each individual possessed the right to protect his own life, liberty and property.