Nothing strengthens the judgment and quickens the conscience like individual responsibility.
Love is the vital essence that pervades and permeates, from the center to the circumference, the graduating circles of all thought and action. Love is the talisman of human weal and woethe open sesame to every soul.
With age come the inner, the higher life. Who would be forever young, to dwell always in externals
The Bible and the Church have been the greatest stumbling blocks in the way of women's emancipation
Come, come, my conservative friend, wipe the dew off your spectacles, and see that the world is moving
A man in love will jump to pick up a glove or a bouquet for a silly girl of sixteen, whilst at home he will permit his aged mother to carry pails of water and armfuls of wood, or his wife to lug a twenty-pound baby, hour after hour, without ever offe
Marriage for her was to be a condition of bondage, maternity a condition of suffering and anguish, and in silence and subjection, she was to play the role of a dependent on man's bounty for all her material wants, and for all the information she mig
We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men and women are created equal
The religious superstitions of women perpetuate their bondage more than all other adverse influences
The best protection any woman can have . . . is courage.
Thus far, women have been the mere echoes of men. Our laws and constitutions, our creeds and codes, and the customs of social life are all of masculine origin. The true woman is as yet a dream of the future.
I am always busy, which is perhaps the chief reason why I am always well.
The moment we begin to fear the opinions of others and hesitate to tell the truth that is in us, and from motives of policy are silent when we should speak, the divine floods of light and life no longer flow into our souls.
Woman's discontent increases in exact proportion to her development
Self-development is a higher duty than self-sacrifice.