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“But you must know the class of sweet women — who are always so happy to declare 'they have all the rights they want'; 'they are perfectly willing to let their husbands vote for them' — are and always have been numerous, though it is an occasion for thankfulness that they are becoming less so.”
“No power on earth or above the bottomless pit has such influence to terrorize and make cowards of men as the liquor power. Satan could not have fallen on a more potent instrument with which to thrall the world. Alcohol is king!”
Eliza Stewart, U.S. temperance leader
(1816 - 1908)
Full name: Eliza Daniel Stewart. Referred to sometimes as Mother Stewart.