William Lloyd Garrison

American abolitionist, journalist and suffragist

Lived from: 1805-1879

Category: Media

Quotes: William Lloyd Garrison

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    I am in earnest - I will not equivocate - I will not excuse - I will not retreat a single inch - and I will be heard!
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    My country is the world; my countrymen are mankind.
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    Our country is the world, our countrymen are all mankind.
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    Tell a man whose house is on fire to give a moderate alarm; tell him to moderately rescue his wife from the hands of the ravisher; tell the mother to gradually extricate her babe from the fire into which it has fallen; but urge me not to use moderation in a case like the present.
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    We may be personally defeated, but our principles never.
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