Maria Weston Chapman was an American abolitionist. She was elected to the executive committee of the American Anti-Slavery Society in 1839 and from 1839 until 1842, she served as editor of the anti-slavery journal The Non-Resistant.
|In a republican land the power behind the throne is the power.||Power|
|We may draw good out of evil; we must not do evil, that good may come.||Morality, Ethics & Conflict of Interest|
|Grudge no expense - yield to no opposition - forget fatigue - till, by the strength of prayer and sacrifice, the spirit of love shall have overcome .||Love, Romance, Marriage & Sex|
|Let us rise in the moral power of womanhood; and give utterance to the voice of outraged mercy, and insulted justice, and eternal truth, and mighty love and holy freedom.||Truth ;Love, Romance, Marriage & Sex ;Freedom & Liberty|
|Slavery can only be abolished by raising the character of the people who compose the nation; and that can be done only by showing them a higher one.|