Quotation by Agnes E. Meyer

... teaching to me was anathema, chiefly because it would condemn me to a world of petticoats.
Agnes E. Meyer (1887–1970), U.S. journalist. Out of These Roots, ch. 4 (1953).

On why, upon graduation from Barnard College, she chose to pursue a career in journalism rather than in teaching, which would have been a more conventional choice.
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