"Women ought to feel a peculiar sympathy in the colored man's wrong, for, like him, she has been accused of mental inferiority, and denied the privileges of a liberal education."
"That though the radiance which was once so bright be now forever taken from my sight. Though nothing can bring back the hour of splendor in the grass, glory in the flower. We will grieve not, rather find strength in what remains behind."Angelina Grimke on William Wordsworth
"Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow. It empties today of its strength."Angelina Grimke on Corrie Ten Boom
"What does love look like? It has the hands to help others. It has the feet to hasten to the poor and needy. It has eyes to see misery and want. It has the ears to hear the sighs and sorrows of men. That is what love looks like."Angelina Grimke on Saint Augustine
"When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight."Angelina Grimke on Khalil Gibran
"When sorrows come, they come not single spies, but in battalions."Angelina Grimke on William Shakespeare
"I trust the time is coming, when the occupation of an instructor to children will be deemed the most honorable of human employment."