Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Frederick Douglass
Frederick Douglass
Frederick Douglass.
BornFrederick Augustus Washington Bailey
Tuckahoe, Maryland
DiedFebruary 20, 1895
Washington, D.C.
American writer and abolitionist. Best known for The Autobiography of Frederick Douglass (1845), the anti-slavery The North Star newspaper, and his support for the civil rights of blacks and women.

The repository contains one quote from Frederick Douglass.


No man can put a chain about the ankle of his fellow man without at last finding the other end fastened about his own neck.