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I distrust those people who know so well
by Susan B. Anthony

I distrust those people who know so well
what God wants them to do,
because I notice it always coincides
with their own desires.
- Susan B. Anthony

Related topics: Wisdom Life Human-Nature Psychology Cynical Religion

Failure is impossible.
- Susan B. Anthony

I don't want to die as long as I can work;
the minute I can not,
I want to go.
- Susan B. Anthony

Join the union, girls, and together say Equal Pay for Equal Work.
- Susan B. Anthony

 

I always distrust people who know so much about what
God wants them to do to their fellows.
- Susan B. Anthony

Trust me that as I ignore all law to help the slave,
so will I ignore it all to protect an enslaved woman.
- Susan B. Anthony

I shall earnestly and persistently continue to urge
all women to the practical recognition of the old Revolutionary maxim.
Resistance to tyranny is obedience to God.
- Susan B. Anthony

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Men, their rights, and nothing more;
women,
their rights, and nothing less.
- Susan B. Anthony

Oh, if I could but live another century and see the
fruition of all the work for women!
There is so much yet to be done.
- Susan B. Anthony

White men have always controlled their wives' wages.
Colored men were not able to do so until they themselves became free.
Then they owned both their wives and their wages.
- Susan B. Anthony

The older I get, the greater power I seem to have to help the world;
I am like a snowball -
the further I am rolled the more I gain.
- Susan B. Anthony

This is rather different from the receptions I used to get fifty years ago.
They threw things at me then but they were not roses.
- Susan B. Anthony

I think the girl who is able to earn her own living
and pay her own way should be as happy as anybody on earth.
The sense of independence and security is very sweet.
- Susan B. Anthony

Women, we might as well be dogs baying the moon as
petitioners without the right to vote!
- Susan B. Anthony

I do not consider divorce an evil by any means.
It is just as much a refuge for women married to brutal
men as Canada was to the slaves of brutal masters.
- Susan B. Anthony

Resolved, that the women of this nation in 1876,
have greater cause for discontent, rebellion and revolution than the men of 1776.
- Susan B. Anthony

Cautious, careful people, always casting about to preserve their reputations...
can never effect a reform.
- Susan B. Anthony

I declare to you that woman must not depend upon the protection of man,
but must be taught to protect herself,
and there I take my stand.
- Susan B. Anthony

I have encountered riotous mobs and have been hung in effigy,
but my motto is: Men's rights are nothing more.
Women's rights are nothing less.
- Susan B. Anthony

Suffrage is the pivotal right.
- Susan B. Anthony

Modern invention has banished the spinning wheel,
and the same law of progress makes the woman of today
a different woman from her grandmother.
- Susan B. Anthony

Organize, agitate, educate, must be our war cry.
- Susan B. Anthony

Independence is happiness.
- Susan B. Anthony

If all the rich and all of the church people should
send their children to the public schools they would
feel bound to concentrate their money on improving
these schools until they met the highest ideals.
- Susan B. Anthony

I beg you to speak of Woman as you do of the Negro,
speak of her as a human being, as a citizen of the United States,
as a half of the people in whose hands lies the destiny of this Nation.
- Susan B. Anthony

We should distrust any enterprise that requires new clothes.
- Henry David Thoreau

Distrust any enterprise that requires new clothes.
- Henry David Thoreau

When prayer removes distrust and doubt
and enters the field of mental certainty,
it becomes faith; and the universe is built on faith.
- Ernest Holmes

Jealousy is a child of selfishness and distrust.
- Mourning Dove

The most important service rendered
by the press and the magazines
is that of educating people
to approach printed matter with distrust.
- Samuel Butler

I distrust camels, and anyone else who can go a week without a drink.
- Joe E. Lewis

The older I grow the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom.
- H. L. Mencken

Liberalism is trust of the people tempered by prudence.
Conservatism is distrust of the people tempered by fear.
- William E. Gladstone

The guiding motto in the life of every natural philosopher should be,
seek simplicity and distrust it.
- Alfred North Whitehead

The people I distrust most are those who want to improve
our lives but have only one course of action.
- Frank Herbert

We have to distrust each other.
It is our only defense against betrayal.
- Tennessee Williams

Distrust of authority should be the first civic duty.
- Norman Douglas

What we need is not more distrust and division.
What we need now is acceptance.
- Tom Daschle

You feel yourself working to show something.
I've learned to distrust that feeling.
- Ralph Fiennes

We need to reach that happy stage of our development
when differences and diversity are not seen as sources
of division and distrust,
but of strength and inspiration.
- Josefa Iloilo

Monopolists who fear competition and who distrust democracy
because it stands for equal opportunity would like
to secure their position against small and energetic enterprise.
- Henry A. Wallace

I distrust anything that you don't hear.
- Leo Ornstein

Authors are sometimes like tomcats: They distrust all
the other toms but they are kind to kittens.
- Malcolm Cowley

The chief lesson I have learned in a long life is that
the only way you can make a man trustworthy is to trust him;
and the surest way to make him untrustworthy is to distrust him.
- Henry L. Stimson

On one issue at least, men and women agree;
they both distrust women.
- James Russell Lowell

Years may wrinkle the skin, but to give up enthusiasm wrinkles the soul.
Worry, fear, self-distrust bows the heart and turns the spirit back to dust.
- Samuel Ullman

Parents can make us distrust ourselves.
To them, we seem always to be works-in-progress.
- Frank Pittman

The state has, in order to control us,
introduced division into our thinking,
so that we come to distrust others and look to the state for protection.
- Butler Shaffer

The greatest achievements of the human mind are generally received with distrust.
- Arthur Schopenhauer

What loneliness is more lonely than distrust?
- George Eliot

Set the foot down with distrust on the crust of the world -
it is thin.
- Edna St.
Vincent Millay

Seek simplicity but distrust it.
- Alfred North Whitehead

The disease of mutual distrust among nations is the
bane of modern civilization.
- Franz Boas

You can use all the quantitative data you can get,
but you still have to distrust it and use your own
intelligence and judgment.
- Alvin Toffler

Distrust all those who love you extremely upon a very
slight acquaintance and without any visible reason.
- Lord Chesterfield

I distrust Great Men.
They produce a desert of uniformity around them and
often a pool of blood too,
and I always feel a little man's pleasure when they come a cropper.
- E. M. Forster

But I think one of the reasons I tend to stay in the
water most of the time is I distrust the comfort.
- Frank Langella

It is more shameful to distrust our friends than to be deceived by them.
- Confucius

Margaret Thatcher, growing up in a bombed and battered Britain,
derived a distrust which has grown with the years not
just of Germany but of all continental Europe.
- Douglas Hurd

What we won when all of our people united must not
be lost in suspicion and distrust and selfishness and politics.
Accordingly, I shall not seek, and I will not accept,
the nomination of my party for another term as president.
- Lyndon B. Johnson

When distrust exists between governments,
when there is a danger of war, they will not be willing
to disarm even when logic indicates that disarmament
would not affect military security at all.
- Ludwig Quidde

I believed that I was being forced to sacrifice my
family and my career in defense of the Communist Party,
from which I had long been separated and which I had
grown to dislike and distrust.
- Edward Dmytryk

The best rules to form a young man, are,
to talk little, to hear much, to reflect alone upon
what has passed in company,
to distrust one's own opinions, and value others that deserve it.
- William Temple

When you disarm the people, you commence to offend
them and show that you distrust them either through
cowardice or lack of confidence,
and both of these opinions generate hatred.
- Niccolo Machiavelli

The resistance of policy-makers to intelligence is
not just founded on an ideological presupposition.
They distrust intelligence sources and intelligence
officials because they don't understand what the real problems are.
- Aldrich Ames

While these attitudes are more visible when direct-
ed at government,
there is ample evidence that many working people distrust
their own union as much as they do the corporation they work for.
- Robert Teeter

The true teacher defends his pupils against his own personal influence.
He inspires self-distrust.
He guides their eyes from himself to the spirit that quickens him.
He will have no disciple.
- Amos Bronson Alcott

In our daily life, we encounter people who are angry,
deceitful, intent only on satisfying their own needs.
There is so much anger, distrust, greed,
and pettiness that we are losing our capacity to work well together.
- Margaret J. Wheatley

Princess Rose should indeed be a TV movie,
assuming something doesn't go wrong.
I don't know how good a movie it will be,
because the way movie folk think is different from the way writers think,
and I distrust what isn't done my way.
This is what I call a healthy paranoia.
- Piers Anthony

Preemption is the right of any nation in order to preserve its National Security;
however,
preemptive war is a tactic, not a strategy.
When used as a strategy preemption dilutes diplomacy,
creates an atmosphere of distrust, and promotes regional instability.
- Ellen Tauscher


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