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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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A Memoir of the Political Life of the Right Honourable Edmund ..., Volume 1

George Croly - Politicians - 1840
...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...freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible." His observation on the general taste for legal studies which predominated in America is expressive....
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Southern Quarterly Review, Volume 9

Daniel Kimball Whitaker, Milton Clapp, William Gilmore Simms, James Henley Thornwell - 1846
...strongly, and with an higher and more stubborn spirit, attached to liberty, than those to the Northward." '-In such a people, the haughtiness of domination...freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible." Mr. Calhoun says : "The white, or European race, has not degenerated. It has kept pace with its brethren...
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The age of Pitt and Fox, by the author of 'Ireland and its rulers'., Volume 1

Daniel Owen Madden - 1846 - 416 pages
...themselves on the ruins of the * " In a people, who are masters of slaves, but not slaves themselves, the haughtiness of domination combines with the spirit...freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible." (BURKE, on Conciliation with the Colonies.) HTT AND FOX. 65 admit, must be my wish as an Englishman...
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De Bow's Review, Volume 11

James Dunwoody Brownson De Bow, R. G. Barnwell, Edwin Bell, William MacCreary Burwell - Southern States - 1851
...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...freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible." " There is no way open," says Mr. Burke, " but to comply with the American spirit as necessary ; or,...
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DeBow's Review ...: Agricultural, Commercial, Industrial Progress & Resources

Industries - 1851
...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 com bines with the spirit of freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible." " There is no way open,"...
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Speeches of Messrs. Hayne and Webster in the United States Senate on the ...

Robert Young Hayne - Foot's resolution, 1829 - 1852 - 84 pages
...liberty than those to the northward. Such were all the ancient commonwealths — such were our Gothic ancestors — such, in our days, were the Poles —...the spirit of freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invinciUe." In the course of my former remarks, Mr. President, I took occasion to deprecate, as one...
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Select British Eloquence: Embracing the Best Speeches Entire, of the Most ...

Chauncey Allen Goodrich - Orators - 1852 - 947 pages
...all the ancient commonwealths ; such were our Gothic ancestors; such, in our days, were the Poles;15 and such will be all masters of slaves, who are not...freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible. (5.) Permit me, sir, to add another circumstance in our colonies, which contributes JUucaboB. , , no...
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Select British Eloquence: Embracing the Best Speeches Entire of the Most ...

Chauncey Allen Goodrich - Great Britain - 1852 - 947 pages
...all the ancient commonwealths; such were our Gothic ancestors; such, in our days, were the Poles;' 5 and such will be all masters of slaves, who are not...freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible. (5.) Permit me, sir, to add another circumstance in our colonies, which contributes no mean part toward...
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Select British eloquence: embracing the best speeches entire, of the most ...

Chauncey Allen Goodrich - Great Britain - 1852
...all the ancient commonwealths ; such were our Gothic ancestors: such, in our days, were the Poles;'6 and such will be all masters of slaves, who are not...freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible. (5.) Permit me, sir, to add another circumstance in our colonies, which contributes no mean part toward...
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The Industrial Resources, Etc., of the Southern and Western States ..., Volume 3

James Dunwoody Brownson De Bow - Commercial products - 1853
...ancient commonwealths ; such were our Gothic ancestors ; such in our days were the Poles ; and such wilt be all masters of slaves, who are not slaves themselves....freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible." "There is no way open," says Mr. Burke, " but to comply with the American spirit as necessary ; or,...
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