It is not Christianity, but priestcraft that has subjected woman as we find her.
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The world has never yet seen a truly great and virtuous nation, because in the degradation of women, the very fountains of life are poisoned at their source.
I long for the day my sisters will rise, and occupy the sphere to which they are called by their high nature and destiny.
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If our principles are right, why should we be cowards?
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Man is not by nature a tyrant, but becomes a tyrant by power conferred on him.
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