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" Certainly, gentlemen, it ought to be the happiness and glory of a representative to live in the strictest union, the closest correspondence, and the most unreserved communication with his constituents. Their wishes ought to have great weight with him;... "
Source-book of English History: For the Use of Schools and Readers - Page 306
by Elizabeth Kimball Kendall - 1900 - 483 pages
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke: A vindication of natural ...

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1756
...correspondence, and the most unreserved communication with his constituents. Their wishes ought to havei great weight with him ; their opinion, high respect...repose, his pleasures, his satisfactions, to theirs; and aboe all, ever, and in all cases, to prefer their interest to big own. But his unbiassed opinion, his...
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 223

1916
...hideous nightmare. But even Burke recognised the general responsibility of a member of Parliament to his constituents : ' Their wishes ' ought to have...' respect ; their business, unremitted attention.' And even while claiming that a member of Parliament ought not to sacrifice his ' enlightened conscience...
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Coke and Birc[h].: The Paper War, Carried on at the Nottingham Election ...

Elections - 1803 - 399 pages
...Representative to live in the strictest union, the closest correspondence, and the most unreserved communication with his constituents. Their wishes ought to have...weight with him ; their opinion, high respect; their otrsiness, uuremitted attention. It is his duty to sacrifice his repose, his pleasure, his satisfaction,...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 2

Edmund Burke - France - 1807
...representative, to live in the strictest union, the closest correspondence, and the most unreserved communication with his constituents. Their wishes ought to have...ever, and in all cases, to prefer their interest to hrs own. But, VoL. II. C his unbiassed opinion, his mature judgment, his enlightened conscience, he...
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The British Cicero: Or, A Selection of the Most Admired Speeches ..., Volume 1

Oratory - 1808 - 1587 pages
...representative to live in the strictest union, the closest correspondence, and the most unreserved communication with his constituents. Their wishes ought to have...to his own. But, his unbiassed opinion, his mature j udgment, his enlightened conscience, he ought not to sacrifice to you, to any man, or to any set...
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The American Review of History and Politics, and General ..., Volume 4

Robert Walsh - 1812
...representative, to live in the strictest union, the closest correspondence, and the most unreserved communication with his constituents. Their wishes ought to have...theirs; and, above all, ever, and in all cases, to pref r their interest to his own. But, his unbiassed opinion, his mat, re judgment, his enlightened...
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The General Biographical Dictionary: Containing an Historical and ..., Volume 7

Alexander Chalmers - Biography - 1813
...representative to live in the strictest union, the closest correspondence, and the most unreserved communication with his constituents. Their wishes ought to have...respect; their business, unremitted attention ; it iť his duty to sacrifice his repose, his pleasures, his satisfactions, to theirs; and above all, ever...
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Maxims, Opinions and Characters, Moral, Political, and Economical, Volume 1

Edmond Burke - English literature - 1815
...representative, to live in the strictest union, the closest correspondence, and the most unreserved communication with his constituents. Their wishes ought to have...him ; their opinion high respect ; their business unretnkted attention. It is his duty to sacrifice his repose, his pleasures, his satisfactions, to...
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The North American Review, Volume 165

North American review and miscellaneous journal - 1897
...representative to live in the strictest union, the closest correspondence, and the most unreserved communication with his constituents. Their wishes ought to have great weight with him, their opinions high respect, their business unremltted attention. It is his duty to sacrifice his repose,...
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Biography of the Signers to the Declaration of Independence, Volume 4

John Sanderson - United States - 1823
...to live in the strictest union, the closest correspondence, and the most unreserved communication, with his constituents. Their wishes ought to have...is his duty to sacrifice his repose, his pleasures, I his satisfactions, to theirs; and, above all, ever, and in all cases, to prefer their interest to...
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