46 Uplifting Quotes By Emma Goldman, The Great Feminist
Founder / Co Founder:
No-Conscription League, anarcha-feminism, Mother Earth
Emma Goldman was a popular revolutionary and a well-known personality among the anarchists, owing to her activism, writing and speeches. Emma fought for the liberation of women, seeking their freedom and rights in society. During her course as an activist, she was infamous for provoking governments, social movements, and communities with both her mouth and her pen. Her lectures, writings, thoughts, sayings and quotes covered a wide variety of issues including marriage, freedom of speech, free love, prison, homosexuality, capitalism, atheism and militarism. Goldman was often jailed for propagandizing her ideas over the years. She travelled the ‘Axis countries’ speaking against the ‘Soviets’, due to which she was not allowed to enter many countries. She returned to America and spoke to anarchists against Nazis and the Communalists, infuriating both sides. She travelled to Spain to support anarchists and workers in Barcelona. Her speeches and writings have become popular as quotations and thoughts that are still relevant. Although her stubbornness was intimidating, she never stopped fighting for liberty and freedom. Her never say die attitude is reflected in her thoughts and quotations as well.