Lucy Stone

1818 - 1893

A Quote by Lucy Stone on truth, fearless, equal, and justice

"Now all we need is to continue to speak the truth fearlessly, and we shall add to our number those who will turn the scale to the side of equal and full justice in all things."

Lucy Stone (1818 - 1893)

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A Quote by Lucy Stone on women, rights, and free speech

"I think, with never-ending gratitude, that the young women of today do not and can never know at what price their right to free speech and to speak at all in public has been earned. "

Lucy Stone (1818 - 1893)

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A Quote by Lucy Stone on belief, body, clothes, god, and time

I know not what you believe of God, but I believe He gave yearnings and longings to be filled, and that He did not mean all our time should be devoted to feeding and clothing the body.

Lucy Stone (1818 - 1893)

Source: Speech, "Disappointment Is the Lot of Women," 1855; in History of Woman Suffrage, Vol. I, by Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B. Anthony, and Mathilda Gage, 1881.

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Lucy Stone on business, disappointment, education, heart, life, marriage, religion, and women

In education, in marriage, in religion, in everything, disappointment is the lot of women. It shall be the business of my life to deepen this disappointment in every woman's heart until she bows down to it no longer.

Lucy Stone (1818 - 1893)

Source: Speech, "Disappointment Is the Lot of Women," 1855; in History of Woman Suffrage, Vol. I, by Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B. Anthony, and Mathilda Gage, 1881.

Contributed by: Zaady

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