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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 PRO-SLAVERY ARGUMENT

1852
...always been more ardently desired by slaveholding communities. " Such "says Burke, u were our Gothic ancestors ; such, in our days, were the Poles; and...masters of slaves who are not slaves themselves." " These people of the southern (American) colonies are much more strongly, and with a higher and more...
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The Industrial Resources, Etc., of the Southern and Western States ...

James Dunwoody Brownson De Bow - Industries - 1853
...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 slaves, who ore not tlavei tkemielves. In such a people, the haughtiness of domination combines with the spirit...
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The Pro-slavery Argument: As Maintained by the Most Distinguished Writers of ...

Slavery - 1853 - 490 pages
...always been more ardently desired by slaveholdingcommunities. " Such " says Burke, " were our Gothic ancestors ; such, in our days, were the Poles ; and...masters of slaves who are not slaves themselves." " TFes'e people of the southern (American) colonies are much more strongly, and with a higher and more...
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The Life, Eulogy, and Great Orations of Daniel Webster

Daniel Webster - United States - 1854 - 221 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 —...freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible." In the course of my former remarks, Mr. President, I took occasion to deprecate, as one of the greatest...
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The Life, Eulogy, and Great Orations of Daniel Webster

Daniel Webster - United States - 1854 - 221 pages
...commonwealths — such were our Gothic ancestors — such, in our days, were the Poles — and such will le all masters of slaves who are not slaves themselves....combines with the spirit of freedom, fortifies it, and Tenders it invincible" In the course of my former remarks, Mr. President, I took occasion to deprecate,...
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The Southern literary messenger, Volume 20

1854
...was the case with " all the ancient commonwealths ; such were our Gothic ancestors; such in our day were the Poles; and such will be all masters of slaves who are not slaves themselves." And with regard to a proposed enfranchisement of slaves, be declared that he "never could argue himseliinto...
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Southern Literary Messenger, Volume 25

Literature - 1857
...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...slaves who are not slaves themselves. In such a people, haughtiness of domination combines with the spirit of freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible."...
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Cotton is King, and Pro-slavery Arguments: Comprising the Writings of ...

E. N. Elliott, David Christy, Albert Taylor Bledsoe, Thornton Stringfellow, Robert Goodloe Harper, James Henry Hammond, Samuel Adolphus Cartwright, Charles Hodge - Citizenship - 1860 - 890 pages
...ancient commonwealths; such were our Gothic ancestors ; such in our days were the Poles; and such will bo all masters of slaves, who are not slaves themselves....freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible." FREE COLORED POPULATION. WHEN the author was carefully collating the facts from the Record of MAJOB...
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The Works of Edmund Burke: With a Memoir, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - English literature - 1860
...ancient commonwealths; such were our Gothic ancestors; such in our days were the Poles ; and such will he w w<t = r n n n \ v comhines with the spirit of freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincihle. Permit me, Sir, to odd...
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Speeches: With Memoir and Historical Introductions

Edmund Burke - 1862 - 456 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 ; and...no mean part towards the growth and effect of this un., tractable spirit. I mean their education. In no country perhaps in V? the world is the law so...
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