"The limits of tyrants are prescribed by the endurance of those whom they oppress."
by:
Frederick Douglass
[Frederick Baily] (1818-1895), escaped slave, Abolitionist, author, editor of the North Star and later the New National Era
Source:
1857
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 -- Mike, Norwalk      
No one can say Americans aren't enduring ... !
 -- E Archer, NYC     
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     -- po, p0o      
     -- Al, DC      
    Those in DC make sure they never endure anything they place on our backs.
     -- Cal, lewisville, tx     
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    Cal said it right.
     -- jim k, Austin, Tx     
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    'Straight from the horses mouth'.... Frederick Baily the escaped slave has known the 'tyrant's source of power best'.
     -- Vedapushpa, Bangalore - India     
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     -- Ab, CA      
     
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