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" We hold these truths to be self-evident, that, whenever any form of government becomes destructive of these ends" (life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness), "it is the right of the people to alter or to abolish it... "
Debates in Congress - Page cliii
by United States. Congress, Joseph Gales, William Winston Seaton - 1832
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The Massachusetts Quarterly Review, Volume 2

Literary Criticism - 1849
...self-evident truth," "that whenever any form of government becomes destructive of these ends, [life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness,] it is the right of the people to alter and abolish it, and to constitute a newgovernment, laying its foundations on such principles,...
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Spirit of '76 in Rhode Island: or, Sketches of the efforts of the government ...

Benjamin Cowell - Rhode Island - 1850 - 352 pages
...of Independence, that " Whenever any form of government becomes destructive of these ends," (" life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness "), " it is the right of the people, to abolish it, and to institute new government, laying its foundation upon such principles and organizing...
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The second war of independence in America

Eduard Maco Hudson - Slavery - 1868 - 177 pages
...proclaims ' that whenever any form of government becomes destructive of these ends (security of life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness), it is the right of the people to alter or to abolish it, and to institute a new government, laying its foundation on such principles,...
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Rebellion and Recognition: Slavery, Sovereignty, Secession, and Recognition ...

J. H. Estcourt - Slavery - 1863 - 28 pages
...powers from the governed. That when any form of government becomes destructive of these ends (life, liberty, and the pursuit . of happiness), it is the right of the people to alter it, or abolish it and to institute a new government. Our enquiry must therefore be Has...
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The Social science review [afterw.] New York social science review. A ...

Alexander Del Mar - 1865
...governed ; that whenever any form of government becomes destructive of these ends (the protection of life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness) it is the right of the people to alter or abolish it, and to institute a new government, laying its foundations on such principles,...
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The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Volume 2

Jefferson Davis - Confederate States of America - 1881
...to be self-evident, that, whenever any form of government becomes destructive of these ends" (life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness), " it is the right of the people to alter or to abolish it, and to institute a new government, laying its foundation on such principles,...
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THE RISE AND FALL OF THE CONFEDERATE GOVERNMENT

JEFFERSON DAVIS - 1881
...to be self-evident, that, whenever anjform of government becomes destructive of these ends" (life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness), " it is the right of the people to alter or to abolish it, and to institute a new government, laving its foundation on such principles,...
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The life and times of William Lowndes Yancey: A history of political parties ...

John Witherspoon Du Bose - Confederate States of America - 1892 - 752 pages
...governed ; that whenever any form of government becomes destructive of these ends (security to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness) it is the right of the people to alter or to abolish it and to institute a new government.' " The undersigned assumed it be incontestable,...
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A compilation of the messages and papers of the confederacy: including the ...

Confederate States of America. President - History - 1904
...governed ; that whenever any form of government becomes destructive of these ends (security to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness) it is the right of the people to alter or abolish it, and to institute a new government, etc. The undersigned assume it to be incontrovertible,...
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Proceedings before the Committee on privileges and elections of ..., Volume 3

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Privileges and Elections - Religion - 1905
...government becomes destructive of the ends of government the preservation of the people's right to hfe, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness it is the right of the people to alter or abolish it. So long as we hold this to be a self-evident truth. I repeat. we may not deny...
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