Quotation by Margaret Sanger

It is ... marvellous ... to have a period of apparent fanaticism. No obstacle can discourage you. The single vision of your quest obscures defeat and lifts you over mountainous difficulties.
Margaret Sanger (1879–1966), U.S. birth control rights activist. My Fight for Birth Control, ch. 5 (1931).

On her refusal, in 1914-1915, to abandon her search for a printer for her pamphlet entitled "Family Limitation," which provided birth control information that was illegal to disseminate. Eventually, she found an independent printer who did it anonymously after regular business hours.
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