|Robert Christy, comp. Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages. 1887.|
|Slaves cannot breathe in England: if their lungs|
Receive our air, that moment they are free;
They touch our country, and their shackles fall. Cowper.
|There is a period in which the tamest slaves rise into fury and revenge. Gibbon.|| 2|
|We ought not to forget that our slaves are our fellowmen. Cato.|| 3|