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Quotation by John Brown
I, John Brown, am now quite certain that the crimes of this guilty land will never be purged away but with Blood.
John Brown (1800–1859), U.S. abolitionist. last statement, written on the day of his execution, Dec. 2, 1859. Quoted in John Brown and His Men, ch. 12, R.J. Hinton (1894).
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