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Quotation by Crystal Eastman
It is not so much that women have a different point of view in politics as that they give a different emphasis. And this is vastly important, for politics is so largely a matter of emphasis.
Crystal Eastman (1881–1928), U.S. social/political activist and author. "A Matter of Emphasis," Time and Tide (June 5, 1925). On Women and Revolution, part 1 (1978).
American women had gained the right to vote only five years earlier.
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