” The greatest block today in the way of woman’s emancipation is the church, the canon law, the Bible and the priesthood. “


” The more I think on the present condition of woman, the more am I oppressed with the reality of their degradation. “


” The strongest reason for giving woman all the opportunities for higher education, for the full development of her faculties, her forces of mind and body… is the solitude and personal responsibility of her own individual life. “


” The woman is uniformly sacrificed to the wife and mother. “


” We found nothing grand in the history of the Jews nor in the morals inculcated in the Pentateuch. I know of no other books that so fully teach the subjection and degradation of woman. “


” The heyday of woman’s life is the shady side of fifty. “


” Woman’s discontent increases in exact proportion to her development. “


” The best protection any woman can have… is courage. “


” Words cannot describe the indignation a proud woman feels for her sex in disfranchisement. “



All 9 Elizabeth Cady Stanton Quotes about Woman in picture


The greatest block today in the way of woman
The more I think on the present condition of woman, the more am I oppressed with the reality of their degradation.
The strongest reason for giving woman all the opportunities for higher education, for the full development of her faculties, her forces of mind and body... is the solitude and personal responsibility of her own individual life.
The woman is uniformly sacrificed to the wife and mother.
We found nothing grand in the history of the Jews nor in the morals inculcated in the Pentateuch. I know of no other books that so fully teach the subjection and degradation of woman.
The heyday of woman
Woman
The best protection any woman can have... is courage.
Words cannot describe the indignation a proud woman feels for her sex in disfranchisement.

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