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The history of mens opposition to womens emancipation is more interesting perhaps than the story of that emancipation it
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"The history of men's opposition to women's emancipation is more interesting perhaps than the story of that emancipation itself"

- Virginia Woolf

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This quote by Virginia Woolf speaks to the long and difficult battle for ladies's emancipation. Woolf recommends that the history of men's opposition to women's emancipation is more intriguing than the story of the emancipation itself. This is likely due to the fact that the opposition to females's emancipation has actually been so prevalent and relentless throughout history. It has taken centuries of effort and commitment for women to gain the rights and freedoms they have today. Woolf's quote functions as a reminder of the importance of continuing to fight for gender equality and to never take the progress that has been produced given. It is likewise a suggestion of the significance of acknowledging the battles of those who have actually come before us and the value of learning from the past in order to develop a much better future.

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Virginia Woolf This quote is written / told by Virginia Woolf between January 25, 1882 and March 28, 1941. She was a famous Author from United Kingdom. The author also have 73 other quotes.

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