Quotation by Margaret Sanger

... only a controlled fertility in human beings can maintain any progress. No system of society depending for its continuation on intelligent humans can stand long unless it encourages the control of the birth rate and includes contraceptive knowledge as a right. Without it no system, no matter what its ideals, can withstand the overpowering force of uncontrolled, unrestricted fecundity.
Margaret Sanger (1879–1966), U.S. birth control advocate. My Fight for Birth Control, ch. 4 (1931).

Of insights gained during her 1913 trip to Glasgow, Scotland. At the time, distribution of birth control information was illegal in the United States.
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