PRIVILEGE in Classic Quotes

Simple words can express big ideas - learn how great writers to make beautiful sentences with common words.
Quotes from The Narrative of the Life by Frederick Douglass
Free Online Vocabulary Test
K12, SAT, GRE, IELTS, TOEFL
 Search Panel
Word:
You may input your word or phrase.
Author:
Book:
 
Stems:
If search object is a contraction or phrase, it'll be ignored.
Sort by:
Each search starts from the first page. Its result is limited to the first 17 sentences. If you upgrade to a VIP account, you will see up to 500 sentences for one search.
Common Search Words
 Current Search - privilege in The Narrative of the Life
1  I could not tell why I ought to be deprived of the same privilege.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER I
2  This amount I was compelled to make up, or relinquish the privilege of hiring my time.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER XI
3  About two months after this, I applied to Master Hugh for the privilege of hiring my time.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER XI
4  He is much better fed and clothed, and enjoys privileges altogether unknown to the slave on the plantation.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER VI
5  Rain or shine, work or no work, at the end of each week the money must be forthcoming, or I must give up my privilege.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER XI
6  Few privileges were esteemed higher, by the slaves of the out-farms, than that of being selected to do errands at the Great House Farm.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER II
7  These were esteemed very highly by the other slaves, and looked upon as the privileged ones of the plantation; for it was no small affair, in the eyes of the slaves, to be allowed to see Baltimore.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER II
8  They regarded it as evidence of great confidence reposed in them by their overseers; and it was on this account, as well as a constant desire to be out of the field from under the driver's lash, that they esteemed it a high privilege, one worth careful living for.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER II