Bicycling has done more to emancipate women than any one thing in the world. It gives her a feeling of self-reliance and independence the moment she takes her seat; and away she goes, the picture of untrammelled womanhood.
Source: Speech, 1896; in Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony, ch. 46, by Ida Husted Harper, 1989.
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