My sole ambition is to rid Mexico of the class that has oppressed her and given the people a chance to know what real liberty means. And if I could bring that about today by giving up my life, I would do it gladly.
She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist.
In America we tell our parents to bring their child home and put him or her in a crib; as they get older, children sleep in they own room not in Mom and Dad’s room. What are we training them for? It’s independence, because that’s what being empowered is all about.
It was the rainbow gave thee birth, and left thee all her lovely hues.
Difficulty, my brethren, is the nurse of greatness – a harsh nurse, who roughly rocks her foster – children into strength and athletic proportion.
Pain dies quickly, and lets her weary prisoners go; the fiercest agonies have shortest reign.
If I could give you information of my life, it would be to show how a woman of very ordinary ability has been led by God in strange and unaccustomed paths to do In His service what He has done in her. And if I could tell you all, you would see how God has done all, and I nothing.
The rose is the flower and handmaiden of love – the lily, her fair associate, is the emblem of beauty and purity.
She goes through the vale of death alone, each time a babe is born. As it is the right neither of man nor the state to coerce her into this ordeal, so it is her right to decide whether she will endure it.
No woman ever hates a man for being in love with her, but many a woman hate a man for being a friend to her.