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Antoinette Brown Blackwell Quotes

A woman finds the natural lay of the land almost unconsciously; and not feeling it incumbent on her to be guide and philosopher to any successor, she takes little pains to mark the route by which she is making her ascent.

Nature is just enough; but men and women must comprehend and accept her suggestions.
[Helping Other People]

Slavery is malignantly aristocratic.

The brain is not, and cannot be, the sole or complete organ of thought and feeling.

The sexes in each species of being... are always true equivalents - equals but not identical.

The sexes in each species of beings . . . are always true equivalents-equals but not identicals.
[Helping Other People]

There were angry men confronting me and I caught the flashing of defiant eyes, but above me and within me, there was a spirit stronger than them all.

We fully believed, so soon as we saw that woman's suffrage was right, every one would soon see the same thing, and that in a year or two, at farthest, it would be granted.

Work, alternated with needful rest, is the salvation of man or woman.