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Present Day Problems: A Collection of Addresses Delivered on Various Occasions - Page 94
by United States. President (1909-1913 : Taft) - 1908 - 355 pages
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Life of Washington: a biography, personal, military, and political, Volume 3

Benson John Lossing, Rufus Wilmot Griswold - Biography & Autobiography - 1860
...governments the fulfilment of their duties toward his own. " The United States ought not," he said, " to indulge a persuasion that, contrary to the order of human events, they will for ever keep at a distance those painful appeals to arms with which the history of every other nation...
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The Life of George Washington

Washington Irving - 1862
...necessity of placing the country in a condition of complete defence. " The United States/' said he, " ought not to indulge a persuasion that, contrary to...which the history of every nation abounds. There is a rank due to the United States among nations, which will be withheld, if not absolutely lost, by the...
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A Sketch of the History of the United States from Independence to Secession

John Malcolm Forbes Ludlow - United States - 1862 - 404 pages
...authority within the United States." Already he foresaw war in the future. " The United States," he says, " ought not to indulge a persuasion that, contrary to the order of human events, they will for ever keep at a distance those painful appeals to arms with which the history of every other nation...
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Works, Volume 39

Washington Irving - American literature - 1857
...necessity of placing the country in a condition of complete defense. " The United States," said he, " ought not to indulge a persuasion that, contrary to...which the history of every nation abounds. There is a rank due to the United States among nations, which will be withheld, if not absolutely lost, by the...
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The Century, Volume 4

1872
...its utterance. " To be prepared for war is one of the most effectual means of preserving the peace The United States ought not to indulge a persuasion...arms, with which the history of every nation abounds. ... If we desire to avoid insult, we must be able to repel it. If we desire to secure peace, one of...
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Life of George Washington, Volume 5

Washington Irving - 1873
...necessity of placing the country in a condition of complete defense. " The United States," said he, " ought not to indulge a persuasion that, contrary to...will forever keep at a distance those painful appeals tri arms with which the history of every nation abounds. There is a rank due to the United States among...
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Legislative Documents, Volume 1

Iowa. General Assembly - Iowa - 1874
...condition of complete defense, and of exacting from them the fulfillment of their duties towards us. The United States ought not to indulge a persuasion,...painful appeals to arms, with which the history of every other nation abounds. There is a rank due to the United States, among nations which will be withheld,...
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Report of the President

Massachusetts Institute of Technology - 1875
...condition of complete defense and of exacting from them the fulfilment of their duties towards us. The United States ought not to indulge a persuasion...human events, they will forever keep at a distance 22 those painful appeals to arms, with which the history of every other nation abounds. There is a...
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Irving's Works: Life of George Washington

Washington Irving, Pierre Munroe Irving - 1882
...necessity of placing the country in a condition of complete defense. " The United States," said he, " ought not to indulge a persuasion that, contrary to...which the history of every nation abounds. There is a rank due to the United States among nations, which will be withheld, if not absolutely lost, by the...
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Memorials of Washington and of Mary, his mother, and Martha, his wife

James Walter, Robert Cary, James Sharples - Presidents - 1886 - 362 pages
...all future time. Let every son of Britain hold them near at heart. " The United States," said he, " ought not to indulge a persuasion that, contrary to the order of human events, they will for ever keep at a distance those painful appeals to arms with which the history of every nation abounds....
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