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“The glory of each generation is to make its own precedents.”
“Reforms are slow, but they never go backward.”
“No one can claim to be Christian who gives money for the building of warships and arsenals.”
“... we can't abolish prejudice through laws ...”
Belva Lockwood, U.S. lawyer, women's rights worker, pacifist, politician
(1830 - 1917)
Full name: Belva Ann Bennett McNall Lockwood.