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" The question with me is not whether you have a right to render your people miserable, but whether it is not your interest to make them happy. It is not what a lawyer tells me I may do, but what humanity, reason, and justice tell me I ought to do. "
Principles of Rhetoric and Their Application - Page 130
by Adams Sherman Hill - 1878 - 317 pages
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Edmund Burke: His Political Philosophy

Frank O'Gorman - Philosophy - 2003 - 153 pages
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Values of the Wise: Humanity's Highest Aspirations

Jason Merchey - Philosophy - 2004 - 436 pages
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An Imaginative Whig: Reassessing the Life and Thought of Edmund Burke

Ian Crowe - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 247 pages
...in his great Speech on Conciliation he would restate this position with antithetical incisiveness: "The question with me is, not whether you have a right...humanity, reason, and justice, tell me, I ought to do." That was the basis on which he would advocate concessions until well after the Americans had declared...
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Analytical History of Western Civilization

John William Follows - History - 2005 - 649 pages
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Speech on Conciliation with America

Edmund Burke - History - 2005 - 236 pages
...me is not whether you have a right i Sjmelt on American Taxanon to render your people miserable, tut whether it is not your interest to make them happy. It Is not what a lawyer tell sine I -may do, tat what humanity, reason, and justice tell me I ought to do. ... I am not determining...
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Studies in Literature

John Morley - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 196 pages
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Edmund Burke

Charles W. Eliot - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 368 pages
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Brotherhood of the Gun

William W. Johnstone - Fiction - 2006 - 287 pages
...Off. First Pinnacle Books Printing: February 2006 10 9876543 Printed in the United States of America It is not what a lawyer tells me I may do; but what...humanity, reason, and justice tell me I ought to do. —Edmund Burke Chapter 1 They were blood-brothers, bonded by the Cheyenne ritual that made them as...
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Muddy Boots Leadership: Real Life Stories and Personal Examples of Good, Bad ...

John Chapman - History - 2005 - 174 pages
..."Disgrace does not consist in the punishment but in the crime." — WTTOR/O ALFIEXI ". . . [Punishment] is not what a lawyer tells me I may do; but what humanity, reason and justice tell me I ought to." —EDMUND BURKE, 1775 JUSTICE AND MERCY Soldiers will stand before you for consideration of punishment....
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The Yale Book of Quotations

Fred R. Shapiro, Associate Librarian and Lecturer in Legal Research Fred R Shapiro - Reference - 2006 - 1067 pages
...against an whole people. "On Moving His Resolutions for Conciliation with the Colonies," 22 Mar. 1775 9 noise and the haste, and remember tells me I ought to do. "On Moving His Resolutions for Conciliation with the Colonies," 22 Mar. 1775...
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