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Elizabeth Cady Stanton

November 12, 1815 - October 26, 1902 ·


The history of mankind is a history of repeated injuries and usurpations on the part of man toward woman.

- Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1848) ·

The prejudice against color, of which we hear so much, is no stronger than that against sex. It is produced by the same cause, and manifested very much in the same way. The negro's skin and the woman's sex are both prima facie evidence that they were intended to be in subjection to the white Saxon man.

- Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1860) ·

The darkest page in history is the persecutions of woman.

- Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1898) ·