Posts Tagged ‘Frederick Douglass’

Quote of the day, July 3

July 3, 2011

Frederick Douglass

“A battle lost or won is easily described, understood, and appreciated, but the moral growth of a great nation requires reflection, as well as observation, to appreciate it.”

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Quote of the day, Oct. 11

October 11, 2010

Frederick Douglass, on freedom of expression

“Those who profess to favor freedom, and yet depreciate agitation, are men who want crops without plowing up the ground.”