Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 1 - 10 of 100 on Besides, the spirit of the times may alter, will alter. Our rulers will become corrupt,....  
" Besides, the spirit of the times may alter, will alter. Our rulers will become corrupt, our people careless. A single zealot may commence persecutor, and better men be his victims. It can never be too often repeated that the time for fixing every essential... "
A journey in the seaboard slave states in the years 1853-1854: with remarks ... - Page 291
by Frederick Law Olmsted - 1904
Full view - About this book

Notes on the State of Virginia

Thomas Jefferson - Virginia - 1801 - 364 pages
...corrupt, our people carelefs. A fmgle zealot may commence perfecutor, and better men be his victims. It can never be too often repeated, that the time for fixing every efiential right on a legal bans is while our rulers are honeft, and ourfelves united. From the conclufion...
Full view - About this book

A Discourse on the Lives and Characters of Thomas Jefferson and ..., Volume 1

William Wirt - Presidents - 1826 - 69 pages
...abuses, by which the few had been enabled so long to trample on the many. " It can never," he observes, " be too often repeated, that the time for fixing every...while our rulers are honest and ourselves united."* By this new code— Entails were abolished, which, to use his own language, " broke up the hereditary...
Full view - About this book

Notes on the State of Virginia

Thomas Jefferson - Slavery - 1832 - 280 pages
...corrupt, our people careless. A sfngle zealot may commence persecutor, and hetier men be his victims. It can never be too often repeated, that the time...ourselves united. From the conclusion of this war we shall he going down hill. It will not then be necessary to resort every moment to the people for support....
Full view - About this book

A Journey in the Seaboard Slave States: With Remarks on Their Economy, Volume 1

Frederick Law Olmsted - Slavery - 1856 - 723 pages
...pretend to be his disciples, should not pass it lightly — " The spirit of t!ie times may alter — wdl alter. Our rulers will become corrupt, our people...every essential right on a legal basis is while our rnlers are honest, and ourselves united. From the conclusion of this war, we shall be going down hill....
Full view - About this book

The Englishman in Kansas: or, Squatter life and border warfare

Thomas H. Gladstone - Frontier and pioneer life - 1857 - 328 pages
...corrupt, our people careless. A single zealot may commence persecutor, and better men be his victims. It can never be too often repeated that the time for...right on a legal basis is while our rulers are honest, ourselves united. From the conclusion of this war, we shall be going down hill. It will not then be...
Full view - About this book

The Englishman in Kansas: or, Squatter life and border warfare

Thomas H. Gladstone - Frontier and pioneer life - 1857 - 328 pages
...corrupt, our people careless. A single zealot may commence persecutor, and better men be his victims. It can never be too often repeated that the time for...essential right on a legal basis is while our rulers arc honest, ourselves united. From the conclusion of this war, we shall bo going down hill. It will...
Full view - About this book

A Journey in the Seaboard Slave States, with Remarks on Their Economy

Frederick Law Olmsted - Slavery - 1861 - 723 pages
...n»;m with laws more abstractly just, and — who knew that there would not follow worse consequences 1 It was fanatical to push forward the experiment so...essential right on a legal basis is while our rulers are houest, and ourselves united. From the conclusion of this war, we shall be going down hill. It will...
Full view - About this book

A journey in the seaboard slave states, with remarks on their economy

Frederick Law Olmsted - 1861
...the times may alter—will alter. Our rulers will become corrupt, our people careless. It can uever be too often repeated, that the time for fixing every...ourselves united. From the conclusion of this war, we shnll be going down hill. It will not then be necessary to resort every moment to the people for support....
Full view - About this book

Jefferson and the American Democracy: An Historical Study

Cornelis Henri de Witt - 1862 - 448 pages
...for itself; why did he anticipate its wishes ? — ' It can never be too often repeated,' said he, ' that the time for fixing every essential right on...From the conclusion of this war we shall be going downhill. It will not then be necessary to resort every moment to the people for support. They will...
Full view - About this book

The Writings of Thomas Jefferson: 1781-1784

Thomas Jefferson - Presidents - 1894
...corrupt, our people careless. A single zealot may commence persecuter, and better men be his victims. It can never be too often repeated, that the time...the conclusion of this war we shall be going down bill. It will not then be necessary to resort every moment to the people for support. They will be...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF