Ambitious people climb, but faithful people build. -Julia Ward Howe, 1874

“Ambitious people climb, but faithful people build.” Julia Ward Howe, 1874

Happy birthday to Julia Ward Howe, born May 27, 1819. Julia Ward Howe is one of the suffragists featured in the first Ask a Suffragist book, Stories and Wisdom from America’s First Feminists. Get it today!

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April Young Bennett

April Young Bennett is the author of the Ask a Suffragist book series, host of the Religious Feminism Podcast and a writer for the Exponent II. For more information about April, see aprilyoungb.com

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Ambitious people climb, but faithful people build. -Julia Ward Howe, 1874