Whether or not we establish freedom rests with ourselves.
Each generation must recreate liberty for its own times.
The nature of the Catilinarian conspiracy was bad and bloody.
You have had indeed a fair trial. It is a shocking thing when a judge of your high office is shown to have betrayed the truth and his honor, and I sentence you to the penitentiary.
The fact that the movement was carried on by women who, for the most part, had no money of their own and were totally inexperienced in organization, and that they won their fight in about two generations, makes a story often dramatic and always worth preserving.