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"The problem for those who assert biblical authority in support of traditional definitions of marriage is that one could, with equal validity, assert that the lending of money or certain kinds of haircuts are forbidden by God, or that slavery and the subjugation of women are authorized by the Lord."

"All the miseries and evils which men suffer from vice, crime, ambition, injustice, oppression, slavery and war, proceed from their despising or neglecting the precepts contained in the Bible."

"In a typical history book, black Americans are mentioned in the context of slavery or civil rights. There's so much more to the story."

"Americans are so enamored of equality that they would rather be equal in slavery than unequal in freedom."

"As legal slavery passed, we entered into a permanent period of unemployment and underemployment from which we have yet to emerge."

"The problem for those who assert biblical authority in support of traditional definitions of marriage is that one could, with equal validity, assert that the lending of money or certain kinds of haircuts are forbidden by God, or that slavery and the subjugation of women are authorized by the Lord."

"I stopped loving my father a long time ago. What remained was the slavery to a pattern."

"Marriage is an institution fits in perfect harmony with the laws of nature whereas systems of slavery and segregation were designed to brutally oppress people and thereby violated the laws of nature."

"Americans are so enamored of equality that they would rather be equal in slavery than unequal in freedom."

"We say that slavery has vanished from European civilization, but this is not true. Slavery still exists, but now it applies only to women and its name is prostitution."

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