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Whilst so much is being done in the world, to ameliorate the condition of mankind, and the spirit of Freedom is marching with rapid strides and causing tyrants to tremble, may America awake from the apathy in which she has long slumbered.— James Forten
The most fantastic James Forten quotes that are free to learn and impress others
Following is a list of the best James Forten quotes, including various James Forten inspirational quotes, and other famous sayings by James Forten.
Has the God who made the white man and the black left any record declaring us a different species? Are we not sustained by the same power, supported by the same food. . . . And should we not then enjoy the same liberty. . .?
It seems almost incredible that the advocates of liberty should conceive of the idea of selling a fellow creature to slavery.
Our country asserts for itself the glory of being the freest upon the surface of the globe... but one dark spot still dimmed its lustre. Domestic slavery existed among a people who had themselves disdained to submit to a master.