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“The revolt against any oppression usually goes to an opposite extreme for a time; and that is right and necessary.”
Tennessee Claflin, U.S. writer, editor, women's rights worker
(1845 - 1923)
Full name: Tennessee Celeste Claflin. Also known as Tennie C. and later Lady Cook.