Quotation by Frances A. Griffin

The thanksgiving of the old Jew, "Lord, I thank Thee that Thou didst not make me a woman," doubtless came from a careful review of the situation. Like all of us, he had fortitude enough to bear his neighbors' afflictions.
Frances A. Griffin, U.S. suffragist. As quoted in History of Woman Suffrage, vol. 4, ch. 19, by Susan B. Anthony and Ida Husted Harper (1902).

Speaking before the thirty-first annual convention of the National Woman Suffrage Association, held April 27-May 3, 1899, in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Griffin's address was entitled "The Effects of our Teaching"; she was from Alabama.
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