Quotation by Anne O'Hagan

... we're not out to benefit society, to remold existence, to make industry safe for anyone except ourselves, to give any small peoples except ourselves their rights. We're not out for submerged tenths, we're not going to suffer over how the other half lives. We're out for Mary's job and Luella's art, and Barbara's independence and the rest of our individual careers and desires.
Anne O'Hagan (1869–?), U.S. activist. As quoted in Everyone Was Brave, ch. 9, by William L. O'Neill (1969).

From an article first published in the April 1928 issue of The Woman's Journal.
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