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Frances E. Willard - Quotes

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Temperance is moderation in the things that are good and total abstinence from the things that are foul. ---->>>

The world is wide, and I will not waste my life in friction when it could be turned into momentum. ---->>>

This seems to be the law of progress in everything we do; it moves along a spiral rather than a perpendicular; we seem to be actually going out of the way, and yet it turns out that we were really moving upward all the time. ---->>>

In externals we advance with lightening express speed, in modes of thought and sympathy we lumber on in stage-coach fashion.

In externals we advance with lightening express speed, in modes of thought and sympathy we lumber on in stage-coach fashion.

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: September 28, 1839
Birthplace: Churchville, New York
Die: February 17, 1898
Occupation: Activist
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Frances Elizabeth Caroline Willard (September 28, 1839 – February 17, 1898) was an American educator, temperance reformer, and women's suffragist. Her influence was instrumental in the passage of the Eighteenth (Prohibition) and Nineteenth (Women Suffrage) Amendments to the United States Constitution (wikipedia)