I think nothing is religion which puts one individual absolutely above others, and surely nothing is religion which puts one sex above another.
Quote by Julia Ward Howe
Boston is an oasis in the desert, a place where the larger proportion of people...
I am confirmed in my division of human energies. Ambitious people climb, but faithful people...
Massachusetts women as a rule adhere too strongly to old-time conventions.
I never could be good when I was not happy.
I shall stick to my resolution of writing always what I think no matter whom...
The blind must not only be fed and housed and cared for; they must learn...
Marriage, like death, is a debt we owe to nature.
While your life is the true expression of your faith, whom can you fear?
Beneath all differences of doctrine or discipline there exists a fundamental agreement as to the...
Theology in general seems to me a substitution of human ingenuity for divine wisdom.
The frozen ocean... of Boston life.
When the unwelcome little unborn shall have seen the light my brain will be lightened,...
The strokes of the pen need deliberation as much as the sword needs swiftness.
I was born 'neath a clouded star.
I know not why there is such a melancholy feeling attached to the remembrance of...
I sometimes think God allows Great Britain to be unprincipled for the good of mankind.
I take refuge in my books.
Disarm, disarm. The sword of murder is not the balance of justice. Blood does not...
God forgive me if I do wrong in following with ardor the strongest instincts of...
How utterly are one's best thoughts invaded by this going out in society.