Grimké quotes

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I have not placed reading before praying because I regard it more important, but because, in order to pray aright, we must underst ...
We are commanded to love God with all our minds, as well as with all our hearts, and we commit a great sin if we forbid or prevent ...
The doctrine of blind obedience and unqualified submission to any human power, whether civil or ecclesiastical, is the doctrine of ...
... no one who has not been an integral part of a slaveholding community, can have any idea of its abominations.... even were slav ...
One who is a slaveholder at heart never recognizes a human being in a slave.
I appeal to you, my friends, as mothers: are you willing to enslave your children? You start back with horror and indignation at s ...
Women ought to feel a peculiar sympathy in the colored man's wrong, for, like him, she has been accused of mental inferiority, and ...
My country is bleeding, my people are perishing around me. But I feel as a South Carolinian, I am bound to tell the North, go on! ...
Can you not see that women could do and would do a hundred times more for the slave, if she were not fettered?
The denial of our duty to act in this case is a denial of our right to act; and if we have no right to act, then may we well be te ...
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