Tuesday, November 11, 2014
The history of the past is but one long struggle upward to equality.
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815-1902), U.S. suffragist, social reformer, and author. As quoted in History of Woman Suffrage, vol. 2, ch. 16, by Susan B. Anthony, Matilda Joslyn Gage, and herself (1882).
From a March 1863 circular calling for a National Convention of the Woman's National Loyal League. It was held two months later in New York City.