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Slave Quotes

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I am not a slave to my thoughts or emotions.
- Richard Carlson

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A man in debt is so far a slave.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

I believe that it is better to tell the truth than a lie.
I believe it is better to be free than to be a slave.
And I believe it is better to know than to be ignorant.
- H.L. Mencken

There is no king who has not had a slave among his ancestors,
and no slave who has not had a king among his.
- Helen Keller

 

It is the nature of the wise to resist pleasures,
but the foolish to be a slave to them.
- Epictetus

I think the person who takes a job in order to live -
that is to say, for the money -
has turned himself into a slave.
- Joseph Campbell

The best slave does not need to be beaten. She beats herself.
- Erica Jong

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I've always been a slave to my heart.
- Willie Stargell

I'm not a slave to anything anymore.
And I never will be again.
- Leif Garrett

No more turning a blind eye to Chinese spies in our nuclear labs.
No more keeping silent about Chinese slave labor camps.
- Steve Forbes

I'm nothing more than a sports slave.
- Dennis Rodman

I didn't know I was a slave until I found out I couldn't do the things I wanted.
- Frederick Douglass

A creditor is worse than a slave-owner;
for the master owns only your person,
but a creditor owns your dignity, and can command it.
- Victor Hugo

An Enlightened Master is ideal only if your goal is
to become a Benighted Slave.
- Robert Anton Wilson

The slave may be happy, but happiness is not enough.
- Herbert Read

He that communicates his secret to another makes himself that other's slave.
- Baltasar Gracian

There shall be no slave in your home,
male or female: Least of all the mother of your son.
- Franz Grillparzer

Who covets more is evermore a slave.
- Robert Herrick

Create like a god, command like a king,
work like a slave.
- Constantin Brancusi

The art of being a slave is to rule one's master.
- Diogenes of Sinope

Reason is, and ought only to be the slave of the passions,
and can never pretend to any other office than to serve and obey them.
- David Hume

I have a dream that one day on the red hills of Georgia,
the sons of former slaves and the sons of former slave
owners will be able to sit together at the table of brotherhood.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

I defied the machinery to make me its slave.
Its incessant discords could not drown the music of
my thoughts if I would let them fly high enough.
- Lucy Larcom

You can do but one of these things; it is folly to attempt anything else,
for there cannot exist a slave confederacy and a free
confederacy side by side upon this continent.
- John Brough

I expect to plead not for the slave only,
but for suffering humanity everywhere.
Especially do I mean to labor for the elevation of my sex.
- Lucy Stone

Trust me that as I ignore all law to help the slave,
so will I ignore it all to protect an enslaved woman.
- Susan B. Anthony

A free race cannot be born of slave mothers.
- Margaret Sanger

Man is free; yet we must not suppose that he is at
liberty to do everything he pleases,
for he becomes a slave the moment he allows his actions to be ruled by passion.
- Giacomo Casanova

According to the Gorean way of looking at things a
taste of the slave ring is thought to be occasionally beneficial to all women,
even the exalted free woman.
- John Norman

No slave is a slave to the same lengths,
and in so full a sense of the word, as a wife is.
- John Stuart Mill

So much is man the slave of his heart that he will
shut his eyes to what does not please him and believe all that he hopes.
- Mika Waltari

Before passing different laws for different people,
I'd relinquish myself unto you as your slave.
- Franz Grillparzer

As long as a word remains unspoken, you are its master;
once you utter it,
you are its slave.
- Solomon Ibn Gabirol

He that cannot reason is a fool.
He that will not is a bigot.
He that dare not is a slave.
- Andrew Carnegie

Freedom in capitalist society always remains about
the same as it was in ancient Greek republics:
Freedom for slave owners.
- Vladimir Lenin

Democracy means the opportunity to be everyone's slave.
- Karl Kraus

The right to have a slave implies the right in some one to make the slave;
that right must be equal and mutual,
and this would resolve society into a state of perpetual war.
- William H. Seward

Remember this: your body is your slave;
it works for you.
- Jack LaLanne

Be not a slave of words.
- Thomas Carlyle

I'll dabble here and there in different forms of the art,
but the label has me locked down like a slave so,
of course, I'll be doing albums during this time.
- Erykah Badu

A slave has but one master; an ambitious man has as
many masters as there are people who may be useful
in bettering his position.
- Jean de la Bruyere

This is the artist, then, life's hungry man,
the glutton of eternity, beauty's miser,
glory's slave.
- Tom Wolfe

If you are worthy of its affection, a cat will be your
friend but never your slave.
- Theophile Gautier

Actors work and slave and it is the color of your hair
that can determine your fate in the end.
- Helen Hayes

I didn't want to be a slave to any passion anymore.
I gave up card playing altogether, even bridge and gambling -
more or less.
It took me a few years to get out of it.
- Omar Sharif

No one is more enslaved than a slave who doesn't think they're enslaved.
- Kate Beckinsale

Their blood has washed out their foul footsteps' pollution.
No refuge could save the hireling and slave from the
terror of flight or the gloom of the grave.
- Francis Scott Key

A cat will be your friend, but never your slave.
- Theophile Gautier

It seems that it is madder never to abandon one's self
than often to be infatuated;
better to be wounded,
a captive and a slave, than always to walk in armor.
- Margaret Fuller

A man is no less a slave because he is allowed to choose
a new master once in a term of years.
- Lysander Spooner

The worker is the slave of capitalist society,
the female worker is the slave of that slave.
- James Connolly

On the king's gate the moss grew gray;
The king came not.
They call'd him dead; And made his eldest son,
one day, Slave in his father's stead.
- Helen Hunt Jackson

He that will not reason is a bigot; he that cannot reason is a fool;
and he that dares not reason is a slave.
- William Drummond

I could, as a free man, look across the bay toward
the Eastern Shore where I was born a slave.
- Frederick Douglass

People can be slave-ships in shoes.
- Zora Neale Hurston

He that is kind is free, though he is a slave;
he that is evil is a slave,
though he be a king.
- Saint Augustine

I wouldn't call him a slave.
I don't whip him when he does something wrong.
Just when he does something good.
- Shannon Elizabeth

Can you not see that women could do and would do a
hundred times more for the slave,
if she were not fettered?
- Angelina Grimke

If you can not master your language you must be it's slave.
- Jenny Weber

A mass of dust, world's momentary slave,
Is man, in state of our old Adam made,
Soon born to die, soon flourishing to fade.
- Barnabe Barnes

He who dares not (reason), is a slave.
- William Drummond

Homelessness is the actor's fate; physical incapacity
to attain what is most required and desired by such
a spirit as I am a slave to.
- Edwin Booth

If a slave is unwilling to go with his new master,
he is whipped, or locked up in jail,
until he consents to go,
and promises not to run away during the year.
- Harriet Ann Jacobs

I'm not a slave to objectivity.
I'm never quite sure what it means.
And it means different things to different people.
- Peter Jennings

Assure a man that he has a soul and then frighten him
with old wives' tales as to what is to become of him afterward,
and you have hooked a fish, a mental slave.
- Theodore Dreiser

Man should be master of his environment,
not its slave.
That is what freedom means.
- Anthony Eden

Fugitive slaves were rare then, and as a fugitive slave lecturer,
I had the advantage of being the first one out.
- Frederick Douglass

He who is a slave to his stomach seldom worships God.
- Saadi

Without self knowledge, without understanding the working
and functions of his machine,
man cannot be free, he cannot govern himself and he
will always remain a slave.
- G. I. Gurdjieff

No one is truly free, they are a slave to wealth,
fortune, the law, or other people restraining them
from acting according to their will.
- Euripides

Some people try to get you out of slavery for you to be their slave.
- Mike Tyson


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