Frederick Douglass quote about reason from Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave - I have found that, to make a contented slave, it is necessary to make a thoughtless one. It is necessary to darken his moral and mental vision, and, as far as possible, to annihilate the power of reason.
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I have found that, to make a contented slave, it is necessary to make a thoughtless one. It is necessary to darken his moral and mental vision, and, as far as possible, to annihilate the power of reason.
 Frederick Douglass, Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave (1845). copy citation

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