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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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Proceedings of the ... Annual Session of the Association ..., Volume 43

Ohio State Bar Association - Bar associations - 1923
...one of his great speeches, referring to the American Colonists at the time of the Revolution, says : "Permit me, sir, to add another circumstance in our Colonies, which contributes no mean part toward the growth and effect of this untractable spirit. I mean their education. In no country, perhaps,...
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The Standard authors reader, arranged and annotated by the editor of 'Poetry ...

Griffith, Farran, Browne and co - 1883
...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...renders it invincible. Permit me, sir, to add another circumstanee in our Colonies, which contributes no mean pai't towards the growth and effect of this...
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Lester's History of the United States: Illustrated in Its Five ..., Volume 1

Charles Edwards Lester - United States - 1883
...of republicanism, and local independent sovereignty. to the intelligence of the American people. ' Permit me, sir, to add another circumstance in our...no mean part towards the growth and effect of this intractable spirit. / mean their education. In no country perhaps in the world, is the law so general...
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Swinton's Fifth Reader and Speaker

William Swinton - Readers - 1883 - 479 pages
...sentiments, and with a strong aversion from whatever tends to deprive them of their chief importance. Permit me, sir, to add another circumstance in our colonies, which contributes no mean part 8 towards the growth and effect of this untractable spirit. I -mean their education. In no country,...
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Representative British Orations: With Introductions and ..., Volume 1

Charles Kendall Adams - 1884
...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...circumstance in our colonies, which contributes no mean part toward the growth and effect of this untractable spirit — I mean their education. In no country perhaps...
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Sir John Eliot. John Pym. Lord Chatham. Lord Mansfield. Edmund Burke

Charles Kendall Adams - Speeches, addresses, etc., English - 1884
...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...circumstance in our colonies, which contributes no mean part toward the growth and effect of this untractable spirit — I mean their education. In no country perhaps...
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British Eloquence, Volume 1

Charles Kendall Adams, John Alden - Speeches, addresses, etc., English - 1884
...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...circumstance in our colonies, which contributes no mean part toward the growth and effect of this untractable spirit — I mean their education. In no country perhaps...
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Sir John Eliot. John Pym. Lord Chatham. Lord Mansfield. Edmund Burke

Charles Kendall Adams - Speeches, addresses, etc., English - 1884
...liberty than those to the northward. Such were all the ancient commonwealths ; such were pur Gothic ancestors ; such, in our days, were the Poles, and...freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible, /r Permit me, sir, to add another circumstance} -* in our colonies, which contributes no mean part...
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Sir John Eliot. John Pym. Lord Chatham. Lord Mansfield. Edmund Burke

Charles Kendall Adams - Speeches, addresses, etc., English - 1884
...Gothic ancestors ; such, in bur days, were the Poles, and such will be all masters of slaves, v/ho are not slaves themselves. In such a people the haughtiness...circumstance in our colonies, which contributes no mean part toward the growth and effect of this untractable spirit — I mean their education. In no country perhaps...
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The Letters and Times of the Tylers, Volume 1

Lyon Gardiner Tyler - United States - 1884
..."Freedom," said he, "is to them (the Virginians), not only an enjoyment, but a kind of rank and privilege In such a people the haughtiness of domination combines...freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible." The Virginians had no town meetings, no village democracies, no free municipal institutions like New...
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