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Olympia Brown - Quotes

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He who never sacrificed a present to a future good or a personal to a general one can speak of happiness only as the blind do of colors. ---->>>

Fortuitous circumstances constitute the moulds that shape the majority of human lives, and the hasty impress of an accident is too often regarded as the relentless decree of all ordaining fate. ---->>>

How natural that the errors of the ancient should be handed down and, mixing with the principles and system which Christ taught, give to us an adulterated Christianity. ---->>>

The grandest thing has been the lifting up of the gates and the opening of the doors to the women of America, giving liberty to twenty-seven million women, thus opening to them a new and larger life and a higher ideal. ---->>>

The more we learn of science, the more we see that its wonderful mysteries are all explained by a few simple laws so connected together and so dependent upon each other, that we see the same mind animating them all. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: January 5, 1853
Birthplace: Prairie Ronde Township, Michigan
Die: 10-23, 1926
Occupation: Activist
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Olympia Brown (January 5, 1835 – October 23, 1926) was an American suffragist. She is regarded as the first woman to graduate from a theological school, as well as becoming the first full-time ordained minister. Brown was also one of the few first generation suffragists who were able to vote with the passage of the Nineteenth Amendment (wikipedia)