The demand for equal rights in every vocation of life is just and fair; but, after all, the most vital right is the right to love and be loved.

The most unpardonable sin in society is independence of thought.

If I can’t dance, I don’t want to be part of your revolution.

The motto should not be: Forgive one another; rather understand one another.

If voting changed anything, they’d make it illegal.


Emma Goldman was a unique character in history. In her day she was praised and denounced as an anarchist, a feminist, a free thinker and a radical.