Harriet Tubman

1820? - 1913

A Quote by Harriet Tubman on dream, stars, change, and world

Every great dream begins with a dreamer.  Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.

Harriet Tubman (1820? - 1913)

Source: Thinkexist.com

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A Quote by Harriet Tubman on vision, dream, patience, tenacity, visionary, freedom, and passion

Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.

Harriet Tubman (1820? - 1913)

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A Quote by Harriet Tubman on death, liberty, and mind

I had reasoned this out in my mind, there was two things I had a right to, liberty and death. If I could not have one, I would have the other, for no man should take me alive.

Harriet Tubman (1820? - 1913)

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A Quote by Harriet Tubman

Twan't me, 'twas de Lord! Jes' so long as he wanted to use me, he would take keer of me, an' when he didn't want me no longer, I was ready to go; I always tole him, I'm gwine to hole stiddy on to you, an' you've got to see me trou.

Harriet Tubman (1820? - 1913)

Source: Words to Make My Dream Children Live, by Deirdre Mullane, 1995.

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A Quote by Harriet Tubman on losing

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On my underground railroad I never ran my train off the track. And I never lost a passenger.

Harriet Tubman (1820? - 1913)

Source: Harriet Tubman: The Moses of Her People, by Sarah H. Bradford, 1886.

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A Quote by Harriet Tubman on dreams and freedom

I had crossed de line of which I had so long been dreaming. I was free; but dere was no one to welcome me to de land of freedom. I was a stranger in a strange land. . . .

Harriet Tubman (1820? - 1913)

Source: Harriet Tubman: The Moses of Her People, by Sarah H. Bradford, 1886.

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A Quote by Harriet Tubman on heaven

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I link dar's many a slaveholder'll git to Heaven. Dey don't know no better. Dey acts up to de light dey hab.

Harriet Tubman (1820? - 1913)

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A Quote by Harriet Tubman on cities

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Yes, John saw de City. Well, what did he see? He saw twelve gates, didn't he? Three of dose gates was on . . . de south; an' I reckon, if dey kill me down dere, I'll get into one of dem gates, don't you?

Harriet Tubman (1820? - 1913)

Source: Harriet Tubman: The Moses of Her People, by Sarah H. Bradford, 1886.

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A Quote by Harriet Tubman on death and men

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We saw the lightning and that was the guns and then we heard the thunder and that was the big guns; and then we heard the rain falling and that was the blood falling; and when we came to get in the crops, it was dead men that we reaped.

Harriet Tubman (1820? - 1913)

Source: the Civil War as a Union spy, In Divided Houses, Ch. 7 by Lyde Cullen Sizer, 1992.

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A Quote by Harriet Tubman on liberty, strength, and time

I would fight for my liberty so long as my strength lasted, and if the time came for me to go, the Lord would let them take me.

Harriet Tubman (1820? - 1913)

Source: Famous Black Quotations, ed. Janet Cheatham Bell, 1995.

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