Front Page Quotations Other Quotes Week of 9 May, 2005
About this Quotation:
It was with some excitement that we put online the complete works of John Stuart Mill - all 33 volumes published under the editorship of John Robson for the University of Toronto Press edition. It was a mammoth undertaking which took some decades to complete. What was particularly exciting for us was to be able to use the OLL’s powerful search engine to search for key words and phrases across the whole 32 volumes (the 33rd volume, the index, is online only as a PDF and it not searchable). This quotation is just the first of many from this admirable collection.
Other quotes from this week:
Other quotes about Women's Rights:
9 May, 2005
Read the full quote in context here.
John Suart Mill, the great 19th century English classical liberal, began his book on The Subjection of Women with the following unequivocal statement:
The full passage from which this quotation was taken can be be viewed below (front page quote in bold):
[More works by John Stuart Mill (1806 – 1873)]