Quotation by Jane Grey Swisshelm

As our boys and men are all expecting to be Presidents, so our girls and women must all hold themselves in readiness to preside in the White House; and in no city in the world can honest industry be more at a discount than in this capital of the government of the people.
Jane Grey Swisshelm (1815–1884), U.S. journalist, author, crusader. article, St. Cloud Democrat (November 13, 1865).
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