39 quotes found by Susan B. Anthony

Susan B. Anthony
I think the girl who is able to earn her own living and pay her own way should be as happy as anybody on earth. The sense of independence and security is very sweet.
women  happy  girl  # 15440
Susan B. Anthony
The day may be approaching when the whole world will recognize woman as the equal of man.
Woman  Equal  Recognize  # 15441
Susan B. Anthony
Independence is happiness.
happiness  # 15442
Susan B. Anthony
Men, their rights, and nothing more; women, their rights, and nothing less.
men  women  Less  # 15443
Susan B. Anthony
I declare to you that woman must not depend upon the protection of man, but must be taught to protect herself, and there I take my stand.
Woman  stand  Taught  # 15444
Susan B. Anthony
An oligarchy of race, where the Saxon rules the African, might be endured; but this oligarchy of sex which makes father, brothers, husband, sons, the oligarchs over the mother and sisters, the wife and daughters of every household... carries discord and rebellion into every home of the nation.
home  mother  Father  # 15445
Susan B. Anthony
No man is good enough to govern any woman without her consent.
good  Woman  Her  # 15446
Susan B. Anthony
I do not demand equal pay for any women save those who do equal work in value. Scorn to be coddled by your employers; make them understand that you are in their service as workers, not as women.
work  women  understand  # 15447
Susan B. Anthony
I beg you to speak of Woman as you do of the Negro, speak of her as a human being, as a citizen of the United States, as a half of the people in whose hands lies the destiny of this Nation.
Woman  Her  Nation  # 15448
Susan B. Anthony
I distrust those people who know so well what God wants them to do, because I notice it always coincides with their own desires.
god  Wants  Notice  # 15449
Susan B. Anthony
Failure is impossible.
failure  impossible  # 15450
Susan B. Anthony
Suffrage is the pivotal right.
equality  Suffrage  Pivotal  # 15451
Susan B. Anthony
Trust me that as I ignore all law to help the slave, so will I ignore it all to protect an enslaved woman.
equality  trust  Help  # 15452
Susan B. Anthony
The older I get, the greater power I seem to have to help the world; I am like a snowball - the further I am rolled the more I gain.
power  Help  Older  # 15453
Susan B. Anthony
There never will be complete equality until women themselves help to make laws and elect lawmakers.
women  equality  Help  # 15454
Susan B. Anthony
To think, I have had more than 60 years of hard struggle for a little liberty, and then to die without it seems so cruel.
die  Struggle  Seems  # 15455