William Lloyd Garrison

1804 - 1879

A Quote by William Lloyd Garrison on justice and laws

That which is not just is not law.

William Lloyd Garrison (1804 - 1879)

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A Quote by William Lloyd Garrison

I am in earnest. I will not equivocate; I will not excuse; I will not retreat a single inch; and I will be heard

William Lloyd Garrison (1804 - 1879)

Source: Salutatory of the Liberator, Jan. 1, 1831.

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A Quote by William Lloyd Garrison on justice and truth

I will be as harsh as truth and as uncompromising as justice.

William Lloyd Garrison (1804 - 1879)

Source: The Liberator, Vol. i. No. 1, 1831.

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A Quote by William Lloyd Garrison on country, mankind, and world

My country is the world; my countrymen are mankind.

William Lloyd Garrison (1804 - 1879)

Source: Prospectus of the Public Liberator, 1830.

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A Quote by William Lloyd Garrison on country, mankind, and world

Our country is the world; our countrymen are all mankind.

William Lloyd Garrison (1804 - 1879)

Source: Prospectus of the Liberator, Dec. 15, 1837.

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A Quote by William Lloyd Garrison on country, mankind, and world

Our country is the world; our countrymen are mankind.

William Lloyd Garrison (1804 - 1879)

Source: Motto of the Liberator, Vol. i. No. 1, 1831.

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A Quote by William Lloyd Garrison on agreement, death, existence, and hell

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

William Lloyd Garrison (1804 - 1879)

Source: Resolution adopted by the Antislavery Society, Jan. 27, 1843.

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A Quote by William Lloyd Garrison on liberty and world

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

William Lloyd Garrison (1804 - 1879)

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A Quote by William Lloyd Garrison on country and world

A man's country is the world.

William Lloyd Garrison (1804 - 1879)

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A Quote by William Lloyd Garrison on divinity, heroism, justice, perception, and truth

In proportion as we perceive and embrace the truth do we become just, heroic, magnanimous, divine.

William Lloyd Garrison (1804 - 1879)

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