(Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882), U.S. essayist, poet, philosopher. Speech, January 1842, at the Masonic Temple in Boston, repr. In The Dial (1843) and Nature, Addresses, and Lectures (1849). "The Transcendentalist," repr. in The Portable Emerson, ed. Carl Bode (1946, repr. 1981).)
Women ... are completely alone, though they were born and bred upon this soil, as if they belonged to another class in creation.
("Jennie June" Croly 1829-1901, U.S. founder of the woman's club movement, journalist, author, editor. F, Demorest's Illustrated Monthly Mirror of Fashions, pp. 363-4 (December 1870).
Jane Cunningham Croly wrote under the name "Jennie June.")