Quotes by William Lloyd Garrison

William Lloyd Garrison was a prominent American abolitionist, journalist, suffragist, and social reformer. He is best known for his widely-read abolitionist newspaper The Liberator, which he founded with Isaac Knapp in 1831 and published in Boston until slavery was abolished by Constitutional amendment in 1865.

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Are right and wrong convertible terms, dependant upon popular opinion?

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Enslave the liberty of but one human being and the liberties of the world are put in peril.

William Lloyd Garrison
 
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The compact which exists between the North and the South is a covenant with death and an agreement with hell.

William Lloyd Garrison
 
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Let not those who say that the path of obedience is a dangerous one claim to believe in the living and true God. They deny his omniscience, omnipresence, omnipotence. It is his will that the bands of wickedness should be loosed, the heavy burdens of tyranny undone, the oppressed set free.

William Lloyd Garrison
 
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The apathy of the people is enough to make every statue leap from its pedestal and hasten the resurrection of the dead.

William Lloyd Garrison
 
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