Mary Astell Quote

Fetters of gold are still fetters, and the softest lining can never make them so easy as liberty.


An Essay in Defence of the Female Sex (1696)

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Fetters of gold are still fetters, and the softest lining can never make them so easy as liberty.

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Fetters of gold are still fetters, and the softest lining can never make them so easy as liberty.

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Fetters of gold are still fetters, and the softest lining can never make them so easy as liberty.

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Fetters of gold are still fetters, and the softest lining can never make them so easy as liberty.