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Lucretia Mott - Quotes

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The world has never yet seen a truly great and virtuous nation because in the degradation of woman the very fountains of life are poisoned at their source. ---->>>

Learning, while at school, that the charge for the education of girls was the same as that for boys, and that, when they became teachers, women received only half as much as men for their services, the injustice of this distinction was so apparent.

Learning, while at school, that the charge for the education of girls was the same as that for boys, and that, when they became teachers, women received only half as much as men for their services, the injustice of this distinction was so apparent.

We too often bind ourselves by authorities rather than by the truth. ---->>>

It is not Christianity, but priestcraft that has subjected woman as we find her. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: January 3, 1793
Birthplace: Nantucket, Massachusetts, U.S.
Die: November 11, 1880
Occupation: Activist
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Lucretia Mott (née Coffin; January 3, 1793 – November 11, 1880) was an American Quaker, abolitionist, a women's rights activist, and a social reformer. She had formed the idea of reforming the position of women in society when she was amongst the women excluded from the World Anti-Slavery Convention in 1840 (wikipedia)