That a majority of the Abolitionists in this place would patronize a free labor store, in preference to others, I do not doubt; but we do not muster money in Cincinnati.

— Gamaliel Bailey

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There is a large body of abolitionists in Clinton and Clark Counties in this state, and in Wayne County Indiana, that would undoubtedly support such a store, but whether their support would be sufficient, I am unable to say.


Never respect men merely for their riches, but rather for their philanthropy;

we do not value the sun for its height, but for its use.


Amid life's quests, there seems but worthy one: to do men good.


The best enjoyment is half disappointment to what we intend or would have in this world.


The first and worst of all frauds is to cheat oneself.