From that hour he found that instead of obtaining revenge on the Stag, he had enslaved
himself to the service of man.
Then the rest of you may attempt it, and soon we shall free all those who are enslaved
It is with the oppressed, enslaved
African race that I cast in my lot; and, if I wished anything, I would wish myself two shades darker, rather than one lighter.
In this point of view, what can be more natural, than that the Templars, who, we know, copied closely the luxuries of the Asiatic warriors with whom they fought, should use the service of the enslaved
Africans, whom the fate of war transferred to new masters?
How or when my frenzy for him began to abate I cannot say, but it certainly waned, and it must have waned rapidly, for after no great while I found myself feeling the charm of quite different minds, as fully as if his had never enslaved
It was necessary, therefore, to Moses that he should find the people of Israel in Egypt enslaved
and oppressed by the Egyptians, in order that they should be disposed to follow him so as to be delivered out of bondage.
But I want to view the matter, Thrasymachus, in a different way: You would not deny that a state may be unjust and may be unjustly attempting to enslave other states, or may have already enslaved
them, and may be holding many of them in subjection?
I was far from expecting ever to belong to him, for the price asked for me from the time I was first enslaved
was exorbitant, and always provoked either anger or derision, yet my master stuck stubbornly to it -- twenty-two dollars.
It is possible, though not easy, that the people of that island may be enslaved
from other causes; but it cannot be by the prowess of an army so inconsiderable as that which has been usually kept up within the kingdom.
They were men, men like yourselves, whom you have infected with some bestial taint,-- men whom you have enslaved
, and whom you still fear.
There never seem chains and ropes enough to satisfy their minds concerned with the safe binding of free ships to the strong, muddy, enslaved
But later on, to fit what had occurred, the historians provided cunningly devised evidence of the foresight and genius the generals who, of all the blind tools of history were the most enslaved