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