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
I shall stick to my resolution of writing always what I think no matter whom...
Theology in general seems to me a substitution of human ingenuity for divine wisdom.
Disarm, disarm. The sword of murder is not the balance of justice. Blood does not...
When the unwelcome little unborn shall have seen the light my brain will be lightened,...
I never could be good when I was not happy.
The blind must not only be fed and housed and cared for; they must learn...
Boston is an oasis in the desert, a place where the larger proportion of people...
I know not why there is such a melancholy feeling attached to the remembrance of...
Marriage, like death, is a debt we owe to nature.
The strokes of the pen need deliberation as much as the sword needs swiftness.
Beneath all differences of doctrine or discipline there exists a fundamental agreement as to the...
I am confirmed in my division of human energies. Ambitious people climb, but faithful people...
While your life is the true expression of your faith, whom can you fear?
I sometimes think God allows Great Britain to be unprincipled for the good of mankind.
The frozen ocean... of Boston life.
I take refuge in my books.
I was born 'neath a clouded star.
Massachusetts women as a rule adhere too strongly to old-time conventions.
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.