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" The fact is so; and these people of the southern colonies are much more strongly, and with a higher and more stubborn spirit, attached to liberty than those to the northward. Such were all the ancient commonwealths; such were our Gothic ancestors; such,... "
The works of ... Edmund Burke - Page 187
by Edmund Burke - 1834
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The Speeches of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke: In the House of Commons ...

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1816
...liberty, than those to the northward. Such were all the ancient commonwealths ; such were our Gothic ancestors ; such in our days were the Poles ; and...who are not slaves themselves. In such a people the I775O CONCILIATION WITH THE COLONIES. 29! haughtiness of domination combines with the spirit of freedom,...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 33

England - 1833
...Liberty, than those to the Northward. Such were all the ancient commonwealths; such were our Gothic ancestors ; such in our days were the Poles ; and...themselves. In such a people, the haughtiness of domination comhines with the spirit of freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible." His eloquent observation...
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An Appeal from the Judgments of Great Britain Respecting the United States ...

Robert Walsh - Public opinion - 1819 - 512 pages
...liberty than those of the northward. Such were all the ancient commonwealths; such were our Gothic ancestors; such in our days were the Poles; and such...freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible." All our experience in America, since the revolution, confirms the opinion of the orator; or, at least,...
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Specimens of Irish Eloquence: Now First Arranged and Collected, with ...

Charles Phillips - English prose literature - 1819 - 435 pages
...were all the ancient commonwealths ; such were our Gothic ancestors ; such in our days were the c4 Poles ; and such will be all masters of slaves, who are not slaves themselves. la such a people the haughtiness of domiuation combines with the spirit of freedom, fortifies it, and...
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Principles and Acts of the Revolution in America: Or, An Attempt to Collect ...

Hezekiah Niles - United States - 1822 - 495 pages
...the ancient commonwealths; such were our Gntliie ancestors; such in our days were the Pole«; «nd such will be all masters of slaves, who are not slaves...freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible. To impoverish the colonies in general, tnd ia particular to arreet t!ie noble course of their marine...
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Principles and Acts of the Revolution in America: Or, An Attempt to Collect ...

Hezekiah Niles - Etats-Unis - 1822 - 495 pages
...all the ancient commonwealths; such were our (íotliic ancestors; such in our days were the Pole?; and such will be all masters of slaves, who are not...such a people the haughtiness of domination combines wiih the •spirit of freedom, fortifies it, and render« it invincible. To impoverish the colonies...
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Principles and Acts of the Revolution in America: Or, An Attempt to Collect ...

Hezekiah Niles - Etats-Unis - 1822 - 495 pages
...all the ancient commonwealthii; such were our Gothic ancestors; such in our days were the Poles; -ml such will be all masters of slaves, who are not slaves themselves. In such, a people he h.ughtinrss of domination combines with the pirit of freedom, forlili-s it, and renders it invinciJle....
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Register of Debates in Congress: Comprising ..., Volume 1; Volume 6; Volume 50

United States. Congress - Law - 1830
...liberty, than those to the Northward. Such were all the ancient commonwealths; such were our Gothic ancestors; such, in our days, were the Poles; and such will be all masters of slave* who are not slaves themselves. In such a people, the haughtiness of domination, combined with...
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A Practical View of the Present State of Slavery in the West Indies, Or, An ...

Alexander Barclay - Blacks - 1827 - 462 pages
...that is more noble and liberal. Such were all ' the ancient commonwealths ; such were our ' Gothic ancestors ; such in our days were the ' Poles ; and...masters of slaves, ' who are not slaves themselves. In them haughti' ness combines with the spirit of freedom, forti' fies it, and renders it invincible.'...
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North America, Volume 2

Josiah Conder - North America - 1830
...liberty, than those to the northward. Such were all the ancient commonwealths ; such were our Gothic ancestors ; such, in our days, were the Poles ; and...freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible." * It is obvious, however, that this aristocratic spirit of independence can, only under accidental...
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