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...I am an abolitionist for the sake of my own race--Contact with the African degenerates our white race--I find the association w ...
A pedestal is as much a prison as any other small space.
I never saw that great woman, Mary Wollstonecraft, but I have read her eloquent and unanswerable arguments in behalf of the libert ...
John Brown's body lies a-moldering in the grave,
His soul is marching on.
It is a life-and-death conflict between all those grand, universal, man-respecting principles which we call by the comprehensive t ...
Slavery is malignantly aristocratic.
I am as content to die for God's eternal truth on the scaffold as in any other way.
I, John Brown, am now quite certain that the crimes of this guilty land will never be purged away but with Blood.
Slavery can only be abolished by raising the character of the people who compose the nation; and that can be done only by showing ...
We may draw good out of evil; we must not do evil, that good may come.
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