I kind of embarked on a fruitless search to find information about my character, Frederick Aiken. And it was fruitless, unfortunately, because there's so little about him.
— James McAvoy

Don't one of you fire until you see the whites of their eyes.N.B.: A lesser-known version of this quotation was supposedly said by frederick the Great at Prague in 1757: By push of bayonets, no firing till you see the whites of their eyes.
Colonel William Prescott frederick quote

Bishop Frederick Henry of Calgary is facing at least two official objections to his public statements along with expensive hearings before the Alberta Human Rights Commission for expressing his biblical views on same sex marriage.
— Stockwell Day

Autobiography is awfully seductive; it's wonderful. Once I got into it, I realized I was following a tradition established by Frederick Douglass - the slave narrative - speaking in the first-person singular, talking about the first-person plural, always saying 'I,' meaning 'we.'
— Maya Angelou

I'm hopeful that at the end of my life, someone like Frederick Douglass would look at my life and say, 'Well done: you've proven yourself to be worthy of the legacy we left you.'
— frederick quotation by Cory Booker