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" the people have nothing to do with the laws but to obey them. "
The Annual Register of World Events: A Review of the Year - Page 73
edited by - 1853
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Cobbett's Political Register

political register - 1815
...go hand in hand ; but now the admirable maxims of fhe late Bishop Horsely, of immortal memory, that the people have nothing to do with the laws but to obey th^ni, nor with the taxes but topay them, are become much more fashionable, ft is not long ago we contended...
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Speeches of the Late Right Honourable Richard Brinsley Sheridan: (Several ...

Richard Brinsley Sheridan - Great Britain - 1816
...not follow their example. We have heard strange doctrines maintained of late. We have heard " that the people have nothing to do with the laws, but to obey them ;" and it has been said, " that the parliament belongs to the King and not to the people." I hope we shall...
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Cobbett's Weekly Political Register, Volume 14

William Cobbett - Great Britain - 1808
...the English people. And who then shjil ever more presume to cry down papular rights, or tell us lhat the people have nothing to do with the laws but to obey fhere, — with the taxes, but to pay them, — and with the blunders of their rulers, but to suffer...
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The Parliamentary History of England from the Earliest Period to ..., Volume 33

Great Britain. Parliament - Great Britain - 1818
...but at present 1 am inclined to think that I have erred on the contrary side. We have heard, that " the people have nothing to do with the laws but to obey them ; " and it has been said, " that the parliament belongs to the king, and not to the people." I hope we shall...
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The Parliamentary History of England, from the Earliest Period to the Year ...

William Cobbett - Great Britain - 1818
...for their redress or remonstrate against them, they are slaves indeed. To declare, therefore, that " the people have nothing to do with the laws but to obey them," was as odious as it was fallacious, and when he said that, he by no means intended any reflection on...
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The baptist Magazine

1818
...acumen than by his constitutional politics ; for this seems to be, in another form, the maxim, that " the people have nothing to do with the laws, but to obey them :" a maxim rejected with abhorrence by all who maintain those principles which seated the reigning...
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Cobbett's Political Register, Volume 36

William Cobbett - Great Britain - 1820
...of the Constitution '?•* If you were to tell us, indeed, as the late Bishop of Rochester did, that the people have nothing to do with the laws but to obey them. That the word representative was used merely to flatter fools. That BLACKSTONE, when he says, that...
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The Retrospective Review

Books - 1821
...start with horror from that which Fletcher proposed to establish. Such are they who maintain, that " the people have nothing to do with the laws, but to obey them." The evils of his scheme, as relating to the condition of its objects, are, that it would be continually...
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The Retrospective Review, Volume 4

Books - 1821
...start with horror from that which Fletcher proposed to establish. Such are they who maintain, that " the people have nothing to do with the laws, but to obey them." The evils of his scheme, as relating to the condition of its objects, are, that it would be continually...
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The Album, Volumes 1-2

1822
...with the legitimate doctrine, that the people are made for the convenience of their rulers ; that they have nothing to do with the laws but to obey them ; and they measured their exactions more by the fancied and evergrowing wants of their masters, than by the...
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