I deplore the horrible crime…

I deplore the horrible crime of child murder [abortion]…. No matter what the motive, love of ease, or a desire to save from suffering the unborn innocent, the woman is awfully guilty who commits the deed;… but oh! thrice guilty is he who for selfish gratification … drove her to the desperation which impelled her to the crime.

Susan B. Anthony, quoted in How Christianity Changed the World by Alvin Schmidt, p. 60