Female Suffrage

Famous quotes containing the words female and/or suffrage:

    ... the mistakes that we male and female mortals make when we have our own way might fairly raise some wonder that we are so fond of it.
    George Eliot [Mary Ann (or Marian)

    ... in every State there are more women who can read and write than the whole number of illiterate male voters; more white women who can read and write than all Negro voters; more American women who can read and write than all foreign voters.
    —National Woman Suffrage Association. As quoted in History of Woman Suffrage, vol. 4, ch. 13, by Susan B. Anthony and Ida Husted Harper (1902)