Sojourner Truth Quotes
Children, I have come here like the rest of you, to hear what I have to say.
Speaking in Florence, Massachusetts, 1868
You may hiss as much as you please, but women will get their rights anyway. You can’t stop us, neither.
Mob Convention speech, September 7, 1853
Man is so selfish that he has got women’s rights and his own too, and yet he won’t give women their rights. He keeps them all to himself.
American Equal Rights Association, May 9–10, 1867
I did not run off, for I thought that wicked, but I walked off, believing that to be all right.
About escaping slavery in 1826.