abolitionist quotes

- 10 of 133 Results
...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.
1 2 3 NEXT
The Columbia World of Quotations © 1996, Columbia University Press.
Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. Except as otherwise permitted by written agreement, the following are prohibited: copying substantial portions or the entirety of the work in machine readable form, making multiple printouts thereof, and other uses of the work inconsistent with U.S. and applicable foreign copyright and related laws.
Copyright ©  2015 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
About PRIVACY POLICY Terms Careers Contact Us Help