Sojourner Truth - Quotes

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I am not going to die, I'm going home like a shooting star.

I am not going to die, I'm going home like a shooting star.

Truth is powerful and it prevails.

Truth is powerful and it prevails.

Those are the same stars, and that is the same moon, that look down upon your brothers and sisters, and which they see as they look up to them, though they are ever so far away from us, and each other. ---->>>

If women want any rights more than they's got, why don't they just take them, and not be talking about it.

If women want any rights more than they's got, why don't they just take them, and not be talking about it.

Religion without humanity is very poor human stuff.

Religion without humanity is very poor human stuff.

It is the mind that makes the body. ---->>>

We do as much, we eat as much, we want as much. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: November 18, 1787
Birthplace: Swartekill, New York, U.S.
Die: November 26, 1883
Occupation: Activist
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Sojourner Truth (; born Isabella ("Belle") Baumfree; c. 1797 – November 26, 1883) was an African-American abolitionist and women's rights activist. Truth was born into slavery in Swartekill, Ulster County, New York, but escaped with her infant daughter to freedom in 1826. After going to court to recover her son, in 1828 she became the first black woman to win such a case against a white man (wikipedia)