Quotes about rights

There is great fear expressed on all sides lest this war shall be made a war for the negro. I am willing that it shall be. It is a war to fo ...

Susan B. Anthony Civil War American slavery African American rights

Men are qualified for civil liberty in exact proportion to their disposition to put moral chains upon their own appetites; in prop ortion as ...

Edmund Burke civil rights

The woman movement is one which is uniting by co-operating influences, all the antagonisms that are warring on the family state. S pirituali ...

Catherine E. Beecher women's rights movement: 19th century family motherhood

The respect for human rights is one of the most significant advantages of a free and democratic nation in the peaceful struggle fo r influen ...

Jimmy Carter human rights freedom democracy

... when we shall have our amendment to the Constitution of the United States, everyone will think it was always so, just exactly as many yo ...

Susan B. Anthony women's rights woman suffrage movement youth

It is not the intelligent woman v. the ignorant woman; nor the white woman v. the black, the brown, and the red,--it is not even t he cause ...

Anna Julia Cooper influence women's rights

Right and proof are two crutches for everything bent and crooked that limps along. ...

Franz Grillparzer rights proof justification

The women of this century are neither idle nor indifferent. They are working with might and main to mitigate the evils which stare them in t ...

Susan B. Anthony women's rights subordination of women dependence

The freedom to share one's insights and judgments verbally or in writing is, just like the freedom to think, a holy and inalienabl e right o ...

Carl Friedrich Bahrdt freedom rights

The colored woman feels that woman's cause is one and universal; and that not till the image of God, whether in parian or ebony, i s sacred ...

Anna Julia Cooper women's rights human rights African American women