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Books by and about Harriet Tubman
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Always remember you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.
Harriet Tubman, attributed, also found attributed to Mother Theresa, Denis Waitley, Truth Sojourner, and unattributed (indicating unknown, bumper sticker/magnet)
I had crossed de line of which I had so long been dreaming. I was free; but dere was no one to welcome me to de land of freedom. I was a stranger in a strange land . . .
Harriet Tubman, In Harriet Tubman: The Moses of Her People, by Sarah H. Bradford, 1886.
We saw the lightning and that was the guns and then we heard the thunder and that was the big guns; and then we heard the rain falling and that was the blood falling; and when we came to get in the crops, it was dead men that we reaped.
Harriet Tubman, In Divided Houses, Ch. 7 by Lyde Cullen Sizer (1992), On the Civil War during which she was a spy for the Union