Frederick Douglass Quotes About Wrong

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"This struggle may be a moral one, or it may be a physical one, and it may be both moral and physical, but it must be a struggle. Power concedes nothing without a demand. It never did and it never will. Find out just what any people will quietly submit to and you have found out the exact measure of injustice and wrong which will be imposed upon them, and these will continue till they are resisted with either words or blows, or with both. The limits of tyrants are prescribed by the endurance of those whom they oppress." ~ Frederick Douglass
"To suppress free speech is a double wrong. It violates the rights of the hearer as well as those of the speaker." ~ Frederick Douglass
"Find out just what any people will quietly submit to and you have the exact measure of the injustice and wrong which will be imposed on them." ~ Frederick Douglass
"In thinking of America, I sometimes find myself admiring her bright blue sky — her grand old woods — her fertile fields — her beautiful rivers — her mighty lakes, and star-crowned mountains. But my rapture is soon checked, my joy is soon turned to mourning. When I remember that all is cursed with the infernal actions of slaveholding, robbery and wrong, — when I remember that with the waters of her noblest rivers, the tears of my brethren are borne to the ocean, disregarded and forgotten, and that her most fertile fields drink daily of the warm blood of my outraged sisters, I am filled with unutterable loathing." ~ Frederick Douglass
"I would unite with anybody to do right and with nobody to do wrong." ~ Frederick Douglass
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Penduduk Malaysia mudah teruja oleh pilihan raya kecil atau besar kerana politik sudah menjadi budaya bagi kebanyakan orang, dan profesion bagi sesetengah orang. Tidak semua rakyat memahami pilihan raya sebagai satu proses demokrasi bagi memilih pemimpin yang amanah untuk berkorban memperjuangkan kesejahteraan rakyat dan negara. Orang lebih tertarik pada peristiwa perdebatan kempen, hujah menjatuhkan lawan, dan lebih-lebih lagi apabila ada tanda-tanda kemungkinan calon pembangkang menewaskan calon parti kerajaan."
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