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Susan B. Anthony quotes: Our Job is not to make young women grateful. It is to make the ungrateful so they keep going. Gratitude never radicalized anybody Our Job is not to make young women grateful. It is to make the ungrateful so they keep going. Gratitude never radicalized anybody
Susan B. Anthony quotes: Independent bread gives independent morals: - while pecuniary dependence makes moral subserviency; - So get money - get wealth Independent bread gives independent morals: - while pecuniary dependence makes moral subserviency; - So get money - get wealth
Susan B. Anthony quotes: Those who are really in earnest must be willing to be anything or nothing in the world's estimation. Those who are really in earnest must be willing to be anything or nothing in the world's estimation.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: She who succeeds in gaining the mastery of the bicycle will gain the mastery of life. She who succeeds in gaining the mastery of the bicycle will gain the mastery of life.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: Whoever controls work and wages, controls morals. Whoever controls work and wages, controls morals.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: The religious persecution of the ages has been done under what was claimed to be the command of God. The religious persecution of the ages has been done under what was claimed to be the command of God.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: Woman must not depend upon the protection of man, but must be taught to protect herself. Woman must not depend upon the protection of man, but must be taught to protect herself.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: I can not imagine a God ... made happy by my getting down on my knees and calling him 'great'. I can not imagine a God ... made happy by my getting down on my knees and calling him 'great'.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: Organize, agitate, educate, must be our war cry. Organize, agitate, educate, must be our war cry.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: Inconsistency is the jewel of the American people. Inconsistency is the jewel of the American people.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: If a man's public record be a clear one, if he has kept his pledges before the world, I do not inquire what his private life may have been. If a man's public record be a clear one, if he has kept his pledges before the world, I do not inquire what his private life may have been.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: I was born a heretic. I always distrusted people who know so much about what God wants them to do to their fellows. I was born a heretic. I always distrusted people who know so much about what God wants them to do to their fellows.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: No self-respecting woman should wish or work for the success of a party who ignores her sex. No self-respecting woman should wish or work for the success of a party who ignores her sex.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: Why should we not pray to our mother who are in heaven, as well as to our father? Why should we not pray to our mother who are in heaven, as well as to our father?
Susan B. Anthony quotes: Now, Mr. President, we don't intend to trouble you during the campaign but after you are elected, then look out for us! Now, Mr. President, we don't intend to trouble you during the campaign but after you are elected, then look out for us!
Susan B. Anthony quotes: This is rather different from the receptions I used to get fifty years ago. They threw things at me then but they were not roses. This is rather different from the receptions I used to get fifty years ago. They threw things at me then but they were not roses.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: Current creation has exiled the turning wheel, and the same law of advancement makes the lady of today an alternate lady from her grandma. Current creation has exiled the turning wheel, and the same law of advancement makes the lady of today an alternate lady from her grandma.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: I deplore the horrible crime of child-murder ... We want prevention, not merely punishment. We must reach the root of the evil, and destroy it. I deplore the horrible crime of child-murder ... We want prevention, not merely punishment. We must reach the root of the evil, and destroy it.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: Cyling has done more to emancipate women than anything else in the world Cyling has done more to emancipate women than anything else in the world
Susan B. Anthony quotes: The men and women of the North are slaveholders, those of the South slaveowners. The guilt rests on the North equally with the South. The men and women of the North are slaveholders, those of the South slaveowners. The guilt rests on the North equally with the South.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: Many abolitionists have yet to learn the ABC of woman's rights. Many abolitionists have yet to learn the ABC of woman's rights.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: Suffrage is the pivotal right. Suffrage is the pivotal right.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: What an absurd notion that women have not intellectual and moral faculties sufficent for anything else but domestic concerns! What an absurd notion that women have not intellectual and moral faculties sufficent for anything else but domestic concerns!
Susan B. Anthony quotes: Those of you who have the talent to do honor to poor womanhood, have all given yourself over to baby-making ... Those of you who have the talent to do honor to poor womanhood, have all given yourself over to baby-making ...
Susan B. Anthony quotes: It is only through a wholesome discontent with things as they are, that we ever try to make them any better. It is only through a wholesome discontent with things as they are, that we ever try to make them any better.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: Modern invention has banished the spinning wheel, and the same law of progress makes the woman of today a different woman from her grandmother. Modern invention has banished the spinning wheel, and the same law of progress makes the woman of today a different woman from her grandmother.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: The women of this nation in 1876, have greater cause for discontent, rebellion and revolution than the men of 1776. The women of this nation in 1876, have greater cause for discontent, rebellion and revolution than the men of 1776.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: Women, we might as well be dogs baying the moon as petitioners without the right to vote! Women, we might as well be dogs baying the moon as petitioners without the right to vote!
Susan B. Anthony quotes: Oh, if I could but live another century and see the fruition of all the work for women! There is so much yet to be done. Oh, if I could but live another century and see the fruition of all the work for women! There is so much yet to be done.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: When I was young, if a girl married poverty, she bcame a drudge; if she married wealth, she became a doll. When I was young, if a girl married poverty, she bcame a drudge; if she married wealth, she became a doll.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: The day may be approaching when the whole world will recognize woman as the equal of man. The day may be approaching when the whole world will recognize woman as the equal of man.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: You would better educate ten women into the practice of liberal principles than to organize a thousand on a platform of intolerance and bigotry. You would better educate ten women into the practice of liberal principles than to organize a thousand on a platform of intolerance and bigotry.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: There never will be complete equality until women themselves help to make laws and elect lawmakers. There never will be complete equality until women themselves help to make laws and elect lawmakers.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: 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 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.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: To think, I have had more than 60 years of hard struggle for a little liberty, and then to die without it seems so cruel. To think, I have had more than 60 years of hard struggle for a little liberty, and then to die without it seems so cruel.
Susan B. Anthony quotes: A republican government should be based on free and equal education among the people A republican government should be based on free and equal education among the people
Susan B. Anthony quotes: I distrust those people who know so well what God wants them to do because I notice it always coincides with their own desires. I distrust those people who know so well what God wants them to do because I notice it always coincides with their own desires.