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pstubblefield: "Listening is not merely not talking, though even that is beyond most of our powers; it means taking a vigorous, human interest in what is being told us..." ~ Alice Duer Miller ―

WhyteAugust: Review — “The White Cliffs” — Alice Duer Miller

chris55245: If it's very painful for you to criticize your friends, you're safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that's the time to hold your tongue. - Alice Duer Miller

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Litube2: The Beauty and the Bolshevist by Alice Duer Miller / Poetry / Literature & Fiction / Nonfiction

macculloch_hall: Join us in celebrating Mother’s Day! Poet, novelist, screenwriter & activist Alice Duer Miller’s (1874-1942) weekly column “Are Women People?” in the “New York Tribune” brought attention to arguments for and against women’s right to vote. Learn more at

parashah91: If it's very painful for you to criticize your friends - you're safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that's the time to hold your tongue. ~Alice Duer Miller

Smashing_Times: Check out our live event while you still can: 'The Art of Witness: Poetry Performances with Smashing Times'. Featuring the poetry of Christina Rossetti, Joseph Mary Plunkett, Alice Duer Miller and more! Join:

youngshins: 4 of 5 stars to Are Women People? A Book of Rhymes fo... by Alice Duer Miller

youngshins: 30. Are Women People?: A Book of Rhymes for Suffrage Times by Alice Duer Miller. 4/5 stars. It pains me to think of how many of these poems remain true today, over 100 years after they were written. One hopes that it will not take 100 more years to see further change.

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debshalsey: Alice Duer Miller: writer, poet, satirist

POETSorg: 1. Because pockets are not a natural right. 2. Because the great majority of women do not want pockets. If they did they would have them. —Alice Duer Miller

arsamandica: 5 of 5 stars to Are Women People? A Book of Rhymes fo... by Alice Duer Miller

CoreyHerlickson: A women’s suffragette’s sarcastic response to men In 1915 (Alice Duer Miller). It’s really good.

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SSAABRAN: Genuine forgiveness does not deny anger but faces it head-on. ~Alice Duer Miller

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strawberryMae: "Because men are too emotional to vote. Their conduct at baseball games and political conventions shows this, while their innate tendency to appeal to force renders them particularly unfit for the task of government." - Alice Duer Miller, 1915

DebiecJacek: Contempt is the weapon of the weak and a defense against one's own despised and unwanted feelings." - Alice Duer Miller

susaneisenberg1: Alice Duer Miller July 28, 1874 – August 22, 1942 “Are Women People”

NewberryLibrary: Spoiler alert: the answer is...yes and no, according to Alice Duer Miller. [“Are Women People? A Book of Rhymes for Suffrage Times,” 1915]

estherbeugeling: If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” – Alice Duer Miller

numbalum89: “It is among the commonplaces of education that we often first cut off the living root and then try to replace its natural functions by artificial means.” ~ Alice Duer Miller

macculloch_hall: Learn about Alice Duer Miller, pictured with son Denning c. 1876. Her feminist writings championed the early suffrage movement in the U.S., just one of the women highlighted in our "Living, Learning, Working, Serving: The Women of Macculloch Hall" exhibition, opening March 1.

ambiguitweets: I'm frankly stunned that no enterprising publisher appears to be publishing a new edition of Alice Duer Miller's hilarious 1915 book of poems, "Are Women People?", for the 19th Amendment centennial.

quotarize: Genuine forgiveness does not deny anger but faces it head-on. -Alice Duer Miller

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Ambreen86026045: "If it's very painful for you to criticize your friends, you're safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that's the time to hold your tongue." ~ Alice Duer Miller

CaitlinDashiell: An excerpt from “Are Women People?”, a 1915 book of poetry by suffragist Alice Duer Miller:

tributariesintl: "Listening is not merely not talking...it means taking a vigorous, human interest in what is being told us. You can listen like a blank wall or like a splendid auditorium where every sound comes back fuller and richer.”―Alice Duer Miller

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BDCitizen: How far we haven’t come. Alice Duer Miller had a strong opinion in 1915. She wrote,

peaky22085996: The faces of some were stern, and some were gay, And some were pale with the terror of unreal dangers, But their hearts knew this, that hereafter come what may, Woman to woman would never again be strangers. Alice Duer Miller 1915 womans sufferage

Jeromobot: I have seen much to hate here - much to forgive, But in a world where England is finished and dead, I do not wish to live. Alice Duer Miller

toddleegoen: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” ~Alice Duer Miller

GenderGapNews: In celebrating the suffrage centennial, let us not forget that in addition to being badasses, first-wave feminists were hilariously sharp-witted. Exhibit A: A thread on Alice Duer Miller’s 1915 collection of short poems titled "Are Women People?"

lavanyadeepak: “If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” – Alice Duer Miller

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Womans_Place_UK: Ruth Hale (1887-1934) US Journalist. Suffragette. With Alice Duer Miller, imported the militant tactics of British Suffragettes, organizing huge demonstrations & daily picketing of the White House. Campaigned for married women to keep their own names & to end capital punishment.

Womans_Place_UK: Alice Duer Miller (1874-1942) US Suffragist, writer. Wrote ironically in ‘Are Women People?’: “Men are too emotional to vote...Their conduct at baseball games & political conventions shows this...their innate tendency to appeal to force renders them...unfit for government."

tributariesintl: "Listening is not merely not talking...it means taking a vigorous, human interest in what is being told us. You can listen like a blank wall or like a splendid auditorium where every sound comes back fuller and richer.”―Alice Duer Miller

tributariesintl: "Listening is not merely not talking...it means taking a vigorous, human interest in what is being told us. You can listen like a blank wall or like a splendid auditorium where every sound comes back fuller and richer.”―Alice Duer Miller

MnMsnakes: Good manners are the techniques of expressing consideration for the feelings of others. Alice Duer Miller

MallaDuncan: "I have loved England, dearly and deeply, since that first morning, shining and pure, the white cliffs of Dover I saw rising steeply out of the sea that once made her secure." ~ Alice Duer Miller, 1941

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ReadusOrg: I went into a factory to earn my daily bread: Men said: "The home is woman's sphere." "I have no home," I said. — Alice Duer Miller, Are Women People? A Book of Rhymes for Suffrage Times

numbalum89: “It is among the commonplaces of education that we often first cut off the living root and then try to replace its natural functions by artificial means.” ~ Alice Duer Miller

heyyberv: when people say shit about modern feminists remind them that the suffragettes wrote and published things like this. an excerpt from Alice Duer Miller's book "Are Women People: A Book of Rhymes for Suffrage Times", June 12, 1915.

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WesternAU_AU101: I share my Birthday with Albert Namatjira (Aboriginal artist), Marcel Duchamp (French American Dadaist and Cubist), Richard Wright (Keyboardist), Robert Hooke (Philosopher), Beatrix Potter (Author), Alice Duer Miller (Poet), Lucy Burns (Suffragist), Earl Tupper (Entrepreneur)...

JamesGeary: They could not get it through their heads / That if they stayed tucked up in beds / Avoiding politics and strife / They’d lead a pleasant, peaceful life. —Alice Duer Miller

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Le_Dreamer: "That not so strange could any specter be Or fall of footsteps on the empty stair, Or shapes discerned upon the shadowy air, As is this haunting sense of vacancy, And your persisting absence everywhere." Alice Duer Miller - Exile

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DurhamWASP: I am American bred, I have seen much to hate here—much to forgive, But in a world where England is finished and dead, I do not wish to live. Alice Duer Miller

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