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Nannie Helen Burroughs
“At times we feel wounded, hurt, disappointed, disgusted, resentful, sick of it all. At other times we feel skeptical, outraged, robbed, beaten. We chafe, hate, overlook. Then again we feel like ignoring, defying and fighting for every right that belongs to us as human beings.”
“Education and justice are democracy's only life insurance.”
Nannie Helen Burroughs, U.S. educator, speaker, religious leader, civil rights activist, feminist, businesswoman
(1878 - 1961)