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The likeness we bear to Jesus is more essential than our notions of him.


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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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In the marriage union, the independence of the husband and wife will be equal, their dependence mutual, and their obligations reciprocal.



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If our principles are right, why should we be cowards?



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The legal theory is, that marriage makes the husband and wife one person, and that person is the husband.



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