There were angry men confronting me and I caught the flashing of defiant eyes, but above me and within me, there was a spirit stronger than them all.

— Antoinette Brown Blackwell

When so rich a harvest is before us, why do we not gather it? All is in our hands if we will but use it.”

— Elizabeth Ann Seton

The brain is not, and cannot be, the sole or complete organ of thought and feeling.

— Antoinette Brown Blackwell