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Ina May Gaskin
Mother Mary Joseph Rogers
Bernice Resnick Sandler
Anna Jacobson Schwartz
"Some questions don't have answers, which is a terribly difficult lesson to learn."
"I don't think of myself as being a woman and having anything to prove."
"We women demand an equal voice; we shall accept nothing less."
-Carrie Chapman Catt
"I never ran my train off the track and I never lost a passenger."
"Pray for the dead and fight like hell for the living."
-Mary Harris Jones
"Nobody, but nobody is going to stop breathing on me."
"Action is indeed the sole medium of expression for ethics."
"True leaders have to be totally free."
"The potential for greatness lives within each of us."
"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams."
"Failure is impossible!"
-Susan B. Anthony
"The future depends entirely on what each of us does every day."
"There are no shortcuts to any place worth going."
"I shall not grow conservative with age."
-Elizabeth Cady Stanton
"Women are often the most powerful voices for moderation in times of conflict."