"As I would not be a slave, so I would not be a master. This expresses my idea of democracy."
"Please remember that my great grandmother was a slave. My grandmother was a sharecropper. My mother was a factory worker."
"I can literally count on one hand how many slave stories have gotten notoriety over the past few years."
"We know that enlightened capital didn't get rid of the slave trade."
"Man should be master of his environment, not its slave. That is what freedom means."
"I didn't know that '12 Years a Slave' was being filmed at the same time we were making 'The Retrieval.'"
"He that communicates his secret to another makes himself that other's slave."