Never, never will we desist till we…

Never, never will we desist till we … extinguish every trace of this bloody traffic [slavery], of which our posterity, looking back to the history of those enlightened times, will scarce believe that it has been suffered to exist so long a disgrace and dishonour to this county.

William Wilberforce, 1791 speech, House of Commons; quoted in Abortion: A Rational Look At An Emotional Issue by R. C. Sproul, p. 11

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