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Quotation by Alexander Herzen
What breadth, what beauty and power of human nature and development there must be in a woman to get over all the palisades, all the fences, within which she is held captive!
Alexander Herzen (1812–1870), Russian journalist, political thinker. My Past and Thoughts, vol. 2, pt. 5, ch. 41 (1921), trans. by Constance Garnett (1924-1927).
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