The Gentleman's Magazine, and Historical Chronicle, for the Year ..., Volume 90 (Google eBook)

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Edw. Cave, 1736-[1868], 1820 - Literature
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Page 47 - But if the wicked will turn from all his sins that he hath committed, and keep all my statutes, and do that which is lawful and right, he shall surely live, he shall not die.
Page 101 - ... he looked upon the independence and uprightness of the judges as essential to the impartial administration of justice; as one of the best securities of the rights and liberties of his subjects; and as most conducive to the honor of the crown.
Page 70 - ... to bring into hatred or contempt, or to excite disaffection against the person of Her Majesty, her heirs, or successors, or the government and constitution of the United Kingdom, as by law established, or either House of Parliament, or the administration of justice, or to excite Her Majesty's subjects, to attempt otherwise than by lawful means...
Page 181 - He expressly lays down the golden rule, of doing to others as we would they should do unto us...
Page 162 - Wales ; we, therefore, the Lords Spiritual and Temporal of this realm, being here assisted with these of his late Majesty's Privy Council, with numbers of other principal gentlemen of quality, with the Lord Mayor, Aldermen, and citizens of London, do now hereby, with one voice and consent of tongue and heart, publish and proclaim, that the high and mighty Prince, George Prince of Wales...
Page 561 - Upon her arrival, the queen is surprised to find that a message' has been sent down to parliament, requiring its attention to written documents ; and she learns with still greater astonishment, that there is an intention of proposing that these should be referred to a select committee.
Page 357 - ... but to make it what, according to him, it ought to be a direct, effectual representative of the people ; representing them not as a delegate commissioned to take care of their interests, but as a deputy appointed to speak their will. Now to this view of the matter, I have no other objection than this : that the British Constitution is a limited monarchy ; that a limited monarchy is, in the nature of things, a mixed government ; but that such...
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