Welcome to the web’s most comprehensive site of quotations by women. 44,309 quotations are searchable by topic, by author's name, or by keyword. Many of them appear in no other collection. And new ones are added continually.

See All TOPICS Available:
See All AUTHORS Available:

Search by Topic:

  • topic cats
  • topic books
  • topic moon

Find quotations by TOPIC (coffee, love, dogs)
or search alphabetically below.

Search by Last Name:

  • Quotes by Zora Neale Hurston
  • Quotes by Louisa May Alcott
  • Quotes by Chingling Soong

Find quotations by the AUTHOR´S LAST NAME
or alphabetically below.

Search by Keyword:

  • keyword fishing
  • keyword twilight
  • keyword Australie

Sarah J. McCarthy

  • On close scrutiny, the beast within us looks suspiciously like a sheep.

    • Sarah J. McCarthy,
    • "Why Johnny Can't Disobey," in The Humanist ()
  • The concept of religious tolerance has been stretched to its outer limits, implying freedom from criticism and the nonpayment of taxes. Neither patriotism nor religion should be justification for the suspension of reason.

    • Sarah J. McCarthy,
    • "Why Johnny Can't Disobey," in The Humanist ()
  • Religions, which are often nothing more than cults that grew, set the stage for the credulity and gullibility required for membership in cults.

    • Sarah J. McCarthy,
    • "Why Johnny Can't Disobey," in The Humanist ()

Sarah J. McCarthy, U.S. writer, editor, educator, activist

(1942)