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If you complain of neglect of education in sons, what shall I say with regard to daughters, who every day experience the want of i ...
Regularity and Decorum. 'Tis what we women-authors, in particular, have been thought greatly deficient in; and I should be concern ...
When we consider the weak and nerveless periods of some literary men, who perchance in feet and inches come up to the standard of ...
A man hath no better thing under the sun, than to eat, and to drink, and to be merry.
Go to the ant, thou sluggard; consider her ways, and be wise.
Section 1. Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any state on account of sex ...
I had a consuming ambition to possess a miller's thumb. I believe I have never since wanted anything more desperately than I wante ...
If all be true that I do think,
There are five reasons we should drink:
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We are told it will be of no use for us to ask this measure of justice--that the ballot be given to the women of our new possessio ...
Oh, if I could but live another century and see the fruition of all the work for women! There is so much yet to be done.
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