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" Your representative owes you, not his industry only, but his judgment; and he betrays, instead of serving you, if he sacrifices it to your opinion. "
Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors - Page 15
by Laconics, John Timbs - 1829
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Commentaries on American Law, Volume 1

James Kent - Law - 1854
...Blacks. Com. 159.) The representative (to use again the language of Burke) owes to his constituents, not his industry only, but his judgment; and he betrays, instead of serving them, if he sacrifices it to their opinioa The people cannot debate in their collective capacity. They...
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The American Orator's Own Book

Orators - 1859 - 350 pages
...conscience, he ought not to sacrifice to you ; to any man, or to any set of men living. These he does not derive from your pleasure ; no, nor from the law...serving you, if he sacrifices it to your opinion. My worthy colleague says, his will ought to be subservient to yours. If that be all, the thing is innocent....
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The Works of Edmund Burke: With a Memoir, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - English literature - 1860
...conscience, he ought not to sacrifice to you ; to any man, or to any set of men living. These he does not derive from your pleasure ; no, nor from the law...the constitution. They are a trust from Providence, lor the abuse of which be is deeply answerable. Your representative owes you, not his industry only,...
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The Constitutional History of England Since the Accession of ..., Volume 1

Thomas Erskine May - Constitutional history - 1861
...enlightened conscience, he ought not to sacrifice to you, to any man, or to any set of men living. . . Your representative owes you, not his industry only,...serving you, if he sacrifices it to your opinion. . . Government and legislation are matters of reason and judgment, and not of in1 About a thousand...
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The constitutional history of England, 1760-1860, Volume 1

Thomas Erskine May (baron Farnborough.) - 1861
...enlightened conscience, he ought not to sacrifice to you, to any nwD) or to any set of men living. . . Your representative owes you, not his industry only,...serving you, if he sacrifices it to your opinion. . . Government and legislation are matters of reason and judgment, and not of in1 About a thousand...
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Literary Class Book; Or, Readings in English Literature: To which is ...

Robert Sullivan - Didactic literature - 1861 - 504 pages
...man, or to any set of men living. These he doos not derive from your pleasure; no, nor from the lav and the constitution. They are a trust from Providence, for the abuse of which he is dtenly answerable. Your representative owes you, not his industry only, but his judgment; and he betrays,...
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Speeches: With Memoir and Historical Introductions

Edmund Burke - 1862 - 456 pages
...conscience, he ought not to .sacrifice to you, to any man, or to any set of men living. These he does not derive from your pleasure ; no, nor from the law...serving you, if he sacrifices it to your opinion. My worthy colleague says, his will ought to be subservient to yours. If that be all, the thing is innocent....
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The Constitutional History of England Since the Accession of ..., Volume 1

Thomas Erskine May - Constitutional history - 1868
...thousand petitions are with the signatures, relating to annually printed in extcnso ; and every subject, and he betrays, instead of serving you, if he sacrifices it to your opinion. . . Government and legislation are matters of reason and judgment, and not of inclination; and what...
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The orator, a treasury of English eloquence

Orator - 1864
...conscience, he ought not to sacrifice to you — to any man, or to any set of men living. These he does not derive from your pleasure — no, nor from the...serving you, if he sacrifices it to your opinion. My worthy colleague says, his will ought to be subservient to yours. If that be all, the thing is innocent....
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Works, Volume 2

Edmund Burke - 1865
...conscience, he ought not to sacrifice to you, to any man, or to any set of men living. These he does not derive from your pleasure, — no, nor from the...serving you, if he sacrifices it to your opinion. My worthy colleague says, his will ought to be subservient to yours. If that be all, the thing is innocent....
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