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Intellectual Freedom Manual - Page 7
2006 - 521 pages
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The Writings of Thomas Jefferson: Being His Autobiography ..., Volume 5

Thomas Jefferson, Henry Augustine Washington - United States - 1854
...indifferentism to their own State, which we now send our youth to bring from those of New England. If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a...state of civilization, it expects what never was and tiever will be. The functionaries of every government have propensities to command at will the liberty...
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Annual Report on the Condition and Improvement of the Common Schools and ...

Wisconsin. Dept. of Public Instruction, Lyman Copeland Draper, Josiah Little Pickard - Education - 1858
...Minister of Public Instruction nJf ranee. -, , , IST1' . No FREEDOM WITHOUT INTELLIGENCE. If a nation expects to be ignorant and free in a state...civilization, it expects what never was, and never will be. Tie functionaries of every government have propensities to command at will the liberty and property...
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Joint Documents ... for the Year ...

Michigan. Legislature - Michigan - 1865
...ignorance and wickedness, often draw on destruction, instead of providing for the safety of the people." " If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization," said Jefferson, "it expects what never was and never will be. The functionaries t>f every government...
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Circular of Information of the Bureau of Education, for ..., Issue 2

Education - 1879
...might be taught in its highest degree every branch of science useful in our time and country. * * * If a nation expects to be ignorant and free in a state...constituents. There is no safe deposit for these but with tho people themselves; nor can they be safe with them without information. Where the jress is free...
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Annual Meeting of the American Institute of Instruction, Volume 43

American Institute of Instruction - Education - 1873
...government, and has been fully recognized by the statesmen of our own republic. Jefferson has said " If a nation expects to be ignorant and free in a state...civilization, it expects what never was and never will be." Webster is even more emphatic when he says, " I have no conception of any means in which the popular...
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Annual Meeting: Proceedings, Constitution, List of Active Members, and Addresses

American Institute of Instruction - 1873
...government, and has been fully recognized by the statesmen of our own republic. Jefferson has said " If a nation expects to be ignorant and free in a state...civilization, it expects what never was and never will be." Webster is even more emphatic when he says, " I have no conception of any means in which the popular...
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Our National System of Education: An Essay

John Cleaves Henderson - Education - 1877 - 134 pages
...like other insanities, are incapable of self-government." In a letter to another friend he wrote, " If a nation expects to be ignorant and free in a state...civilization, it expects what never was and never will be." Not to quote longer from Thomas Jefferson's correspondence, it is inter1 Jefferson and Wytho made a...
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Circular of Information of the Bureau of Education, for ...

Education - 1877
...might be taught in its highest degree every branch of science useful in our time aud country. * * * If a nation expects to be ignorant and free in a state of civilization, it expects what never was aud never will be. The functionaries of every government have propensities to command at will the liberty...
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Education, Volume 3

Education - 1883
...the latest, of all the concerns in which I shall permit myself to take an interest." JEFFERSON. " If a nation expects to be ignorant and free in a state...and property of their constituents. There is no safe depository for these but with the people themselves ; nor can they be safe there without information."...
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Proceedings of the trustees ... from their original organiztion, Volume 2

Peabody education fund - 1881
...of the University of Virginia." In a letter to Mr. Yancey, dated Jan. 6, 1816, Mr. Jefferson says: "If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never will be. The functionaries of every government have propensities to command at will the liberty and...
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