Dora Russell Quotes (28 quotes)
“If an adult uses violence on a child, the child will naturally assume that he too, has the right to use it on one smaller or weaker.”
My quest for liberty and love (1975 edition)
Hypatia (1925), Ch. 4
“Humanity will ever seek but never attain perfection. Let us at least survive and go on trying.”
The Religion of the Machine Age (1983)
“We have never yet had a Labour Government that knew what taking power really means; they always act like second-class citizens.”
As quoted in The Observer (30 January 1983)
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Born: April 3, 1894
Died: May 31, 1986 (aged 92)
Bio: Dora Black, Lady Russell was a British author, a feminist and socialist campaigner, and the second wife of the eminent philosopher Bertrand Russell.
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