Elizabeth Cady Stanton Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Elizabeth Cady Stanton quotes, Elizabeth Cady Stanton sayings, and Elizabeth Cady Stanton proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Though motherhood is the most important of all the professions -- requiring more knowledge than any other department in human affairs -- there was no attention given to preparation for this office. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
The best protection any woman can have is courage. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
The history of the past is but one long struggle upward to equality. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
To throw obstacles in the way of a complete education is like putting out the eyes. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
The best protection any woman can have, is courage. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
I am always busy, which is perhaps the chief reason why I am always well. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
The heyday of woman's life is the shady side of fifty! Elizabeth Cady Stanton
When we consider that women are treated as property it is degrading to women that we should treat our children as property to be disposed of as we see fit. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Nothing strengthens the judgment and quickens the conscience like individual responsibility. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
The desire to please those we admire and respect often cripples conscience. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
The best protection any woman can have ... is courage. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
The best protection any woman can have … is courage. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Womanhood is the great fact in her life; wifehood and motherhood are but incidental relations. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
How long will the heathens rage? Elizabeth Cady Stanton
The strongest reason for giving woman all the opportunities for higher education, for the full development of her faculties, her forces of mind and body... is the solitude and personal responsibility of her own individual life. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Nature never repeats herself, and the possibilities of one human soul will never be found in another. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
With age comes the inner, the higher life. Who would be forever young, to dwell always in externals? Elizabeth Cady Stanton
The heyday of woman's life is the shady side of fifty. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
With age comes the inner, the higher life. Who would be forever young, to dwell always in external affairs? Elizabeth Cady Stanton
I would have girls regard themselves not as adjectives but as nouns. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
When we consider that women are treated as property it is degrading to women that we should treat our children as property to be disposed of as we see fit. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
When we consider that women are treated as property it is degrading to women that we should treat our children as property to be disposed of as we see fit. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Self development is a higher duty than self sacrifice. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
The happiest people I have known have been those who gave themselves no concern about their own souls, but did their uttermost to mitigate the miseries of others. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
The best protection any woman can have, is courage. Elizabeth Cady Stanton