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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
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Speeches, Volume 1

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - Great Britain - 1853
...existence of a free Government itself. If you choose to adopt the principle of Bishop Horsley, that the people have nothing to do with the laws but to obey, them, then, indeed, you may deprecate agitation ; but, while we live in a free country, and under a free...
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The Works of the Late Edgar Allan Poe: Poems and tales

Edgar Allan Poe, Nathaniel Parker Willis - 1853
...arms and legs, and his politics were stubborn and easily understood. He thought, with Horsley, that " the people have nothing to do with the laws but to obey them." I had lived with the old gentleman all my life. My parents, in dying, had bequeathed me to him as a...
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Speeches of the Right Honorable T. B. Macaulay, M. P.: Corrected by Himself

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - Great Britain - 1854 - 538 pages
...reprobate agitation, merely as agitation, unless he is prepared to adopt the maxim of Bishop Horsley, that the people have nothing to do with the laws but to obey them. The truth is that agitation is inseparable from popular government. If you wish to get rid of agitation,...
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Infidelity: Its Aspects, Causes and Agencies ...

Thomas Pearson - Apologetics - 1854 - 620 pages
...principles of a Sidney and a Hampden, than with those of a Filmer and his modern disciple who declared that the people have nothing to do with the laws but to obey them. We would not, then, that the political world were lulled asleep, and that people's minds were drawn...
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The Political Life of the Right Honourable Sir Robert Peel, Bart. ...

Thomas Doubleday - Great Britain - 1856
...more modern and compendious doctrine which Horsley summed up in one comprehensive sentence, " that the people have nothing to do with the laws but to obey them !" On the contrary, it was the opinion of Mr Pitt that power -ought, under the English constitution,...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 201

Early English newspapers - 1856
...condition of England, throughout the sixteenth century. The people in those days were conceived to " have nothing to do with the laws but to obey them," and therefore a line of conduct was marked out for them, even in food, clothing, wages, and dwellings,...
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A Biographical Memoir of the Late Rev. Charles Wellbeloved

Unitarian churches - 1860 - 256 pages
...Dissenters," and the advice given to them is, at all events, in accordance with his celebrated dictum, " that the people have nothing to do with the laws but to obey them." Mr. Wellbeloved found many congenial minds among his fellow-students at Hackney. It may be sufficient...
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Speeches of Lord Macaulay: Corrected by Himself

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - Great Britain - 1860 - 538 pages
...reprobate agitation, merely as agitation, unless he is prepared to adopt the maxim of Bishop Horsley, that the people have nothing to do with the laws but to obey them. The truth is that agitation is inseparable from popular government. If you wish to get rid of agitation,...
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Infidelity: Its Aspects, Causes, and Agencies ... With a Preface-essay by ...

Thomas Pearson - Skepticism - 1863 - 328 pages
...principles of a Sidney and a Hampden, than with those of a Filmer and his modern disciple, who declared that the people have nothing to do with the laws but to obey them. We would not, then, that the political world were lulled asleep, and that peoples' minds where drawn...
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John Cassell's illustrated history of England. The text, to the ..., Volume 7

Cassell, ltd - 1865
...existence of a free government itself. If they chose to adopt the principle of Bishop Horsley, that the people have nothing to do with the laws but to obey them, then, indeed, they might deprecate agitation ; but in a free country and under a free government, the...
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