Elizabeth Cady Stanton

1815 - 1902

A Quote by Elizabeth Cady Stanton on age, higher life, and youn externals

"With age come the inner, the higher life.
 Who would be forever young, to dwell always in externals?"

~~Elizabeth Cady Stanton~

Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815 - 1902)

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A Quote by Elizabeth Cady Stanton on fear, opinion, others, hesitate, truth, motive, silent, speak, divine, light, life, flow, and soul

"The moment we begin to fear the opinions of others and hesitate to tell the truth that is in us, and from motives of policy are silent when we should speak, the divine floods of light and life no longer flow into our souls."

Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815 - 1902)

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A Quote by Elizabeth Cady Stanton on love, essence, human, weal, woe, and soul

"Love is the vital essence that pervades and permeates, from the center to the circumference, the graduating circles of all thought and action. Love is the talisman of human weal and woe - the open sesame to every soul. "

Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815 - 1902)

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A Quote by Elizabeth Cady Stanton on fear, opinions, truth, silent, divine, light, life, and soul

"The moment we begin to fear the opinions of others and hesitate to tell the truth that is in us, and from motives of policy are silent when we should speak, the divine floods of light and life no longer flow into our souls. "

Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815 - 1902)

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A Quote by Elizabeth Cady Stanton on love, essence, human, weal, woe, and soul

"Love is the vital essence that pervades and permeates, from the center to the circumference, the graduating circles of all thought and action. Love is the talisman of human weal and woe - the open sesame to every soul. "

Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815 - 1902)

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A Quote by Elizabeth Cady Stanton on judgement, conscience, individual, and responsibility

"Nothing strengthens the judgment and quickens the conscience like individual responsibility. "

Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815 - 1902)

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A Quote by Elizabeth Cady Stanton

The more complete the despotism, the more smoothly all things move on the surface.

Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815 - 1902)

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A Quote by Elizabeth Cady Stanton on history, slavery, and women

The prolonged slavery of women is the darkest page in human history.

Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815 - 1902)

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A Quote by Elizabeth Cady Stanton on equality, politics, respect, and self-respect

To refuse political equality is to rob the ostracized of all self-respect.

Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815 - 1902)

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A Quote by Elizabeth Cady Stanton on church and women

The Bible and the Church have been the greatest stumbling blocks in the way of women's emancipation.

Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815 - 1902)

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