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" We live in the past by a knowledge of its history; and in the future, by hope and anticipation. By ascending to an association with our ancestors ; by contemplating their example, and studying their character ; by partaking their sentiments, and imbibing... "
Genealogical and Family History of the State of Maine - Page 1421
by Henry Sweetser Burrage, Albert Roscoe Stubbs - 1909
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A Discourse, Delivered at Plymouth, December 22, 1820: In ..., Issue 2

Daniel Webster - Massachusetts - 1825 - 70 pages
...knowledge of its history ; and in the future by hope and anticipation. By ascending to an association with our ancestors ; by contemplating their example...their spirit; by accompanying them in their toils, by sympathising in their sufferings, and rejoicing in their successes and their triumphs, we mingle our...
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The annals of America: from the discovery by Columbus in the year ..., Volume 1

Abiel Holmes - America - 1829
...1820. a deep and indelible impression. " By ascending," said the x^-v-^ orator, " to an association with our ancestors ; by contemplating their example,...existence with theirs, and seem to belong to their age. We become their contemporaries, live the lives which they lived, endure what they endured, and partake...
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The annals of America: from the discovery by Columbus in the year ..., Volume 2

Abiel Holmes - America - 1829
...our ancestors ; by contemplating sv~*their example, and studying their character ; by partaking the\t sentiments, and imbibing their spirit ; by accompanying...existence with theirs, and seem to belong to their age. We become their contemporaries, live the lives which they lived, endure what they endured, and partake...
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Speeches and Forensic Arguments

Daniel Webster - United States - 1830 - 520 pages
...knowledge of its history; and in the future by hope and anticipation. By ascending to an association with our ancestors; by contemplating their example...existence with theirs, and seem to belong to their age. We become their contemporaries, live the lives which they lived, endure what they endured, and partake...
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The American Jurist and Law Magazine, Volume 7

Law - 1832
...knowledge of its history ; and in the future by hope and anticipation. By ascending to an association with our ancestors ; by contemplating their example...existence with theirs, and seem to belong to their age. We become their contemporaries, live the lives which they lived, endure what they endured, and partake...
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The American common-place book of prose: a collection of eloquent and ...

George Barrell Cheever - American prose literature - 1832 - 468 pages
...knowledge of its history, and in the future by hope and anticipation. By ascending to an association with our ancestors ; by contemplating their example...existence with theirs, and seem to belong to their age. We become their contemporaries, live the lives which they lived, endure what they endured, and partake...
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Studies in Poetry and Prose: Consisting of Selections Principally from ...

A. B. Cleveland - American literature - 1832 - 480 pages
...knowledge of its history, and in the future by hope and anticipation. By ascending to an association with our ancestors; by contemplating their example...existence with theirs, and seem to belong to their age. We become their contemporaries, live the lives which they lived, endure what they endured, and partake...
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Speeches and Forensic Arguments, Volume 1

Daniel Webster - Speeches in Congress - 1835
...knowledge of its history; and in the future by hope and anticipation. By ascending to an association with our ancestors; by contemplating their example-...their spirit; by accompanying them in their toils, by svmpathizing in their sufferings, and rejoicing in their successes and their triumphs, we mingle our...
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Specimens of American eloquence, consisting of choice selections from the ...

Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1837 - 383 pages
...knowledge of its history ; and in the future by hope and anticipation. By ascending to an association with our ancestors ; by contemplating their example...triumphs, we mingle our own existence with theirs, and seemjto belong to their age. We become their contemporaries, live the lives which they lived, endure...
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The beauties of the Hon. Daniel Webster: selected and arranged, with a ...

Daniel Webster, James Rees - 1839 - 95 pages
...and anticipation. By ascending to an association with our ancestors ; by contemplating their examples and studying their character ; by partaking their...existence with theirs, and seem to belong to their age. We become their contemporaries, live the lives which they lived, endure what they endured, and partake...
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