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" In other countries, the people, more simple and of a less mercurial cast, judge of an ill principle in government only by an actual grievance. Here they anticipate the evil, and judge of the pressure of the grievance by the badness of the principle. They... "
Southern Law Review and Chart of the Southern Law and Collection Union - Page 381
1877
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The Miscellaneous Works of the Right Honourable Sir James Mackintosh, Volume 3

Sir James Mackintosh - English literature - 1846
...forth. But the predominance of the profession of the law, that profession which teaches men " to augur misgovernment at a distance, and snuff the approach...of tyranny in every tainted breeze*," was the fatal source from which, if we may believe Mr. Burke, have arisen the calamities of France. The majority...
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Orators of the American Revolution

Elias Lyman Magoon - Orators - 1848 - 456 pages
...they anticipate the evil, and judge of the pressure of the grievance, by the badness of the principle. They augur misgovernment at a distance; and snuff the approach of tyranny in every tainted breeze." Mr. Otis was unanimously chosen to the legislature in May, 1761. The chief topic in debate for the...
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Orators of the American Revolution

Elias Lyman Magoon - Orators - 1848 - 456 pages
...and solicitude, fervent prayer ascended to heaven for favor on our arms. Burke said : " The Americans augur misgovernment at a distance, and snuff the approach of tyranny in every tainted breeze." The sense here described was most acute in those whose faculties had been educated and refined in the...
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Orators of American Revolution

Elias Lyman Magoon - Orators - 1849 - 456 pages
...they anticipate the evil, and judge of the pressure of the grievance, by the badness of the principle. They augur misgovernment at a distance ; and snuff the approach of tyranny in every tainted teX breeze." Mr. Otis was unanimously chosen to the legislature in May, 1761. The chief topic in debate...
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The Virginia Report of 1799-1800: Touching the Alien and Sedition Laws ...

Virginia. General Assembly. House of Delegates, James Madison, J. W. Randolph - Alien and Sedition laws, 1798 - 1850 - 264 pages
...people to wait till the pressure of the evil principle was felt? No. As an elegant author expressed it, they augur misgovernment at a distance, and snuff the approach of tyranny in every tainted breeze. The political horizon of America, which some years ago shone with undiminished lustre, and which attracted...
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The Miscellaneous Works of the Right Honourable Sir James Mackintosh ...

Sir James Mackintosh - English literature - 1851 - 829 pages
...forth. But the predominance of the profession of the law, that profession which teaches men " to augur misgovernment at a distance, and snuff the approach...of tyranny in every tainted breeze *," was the fatal source from which, if we may believe Mr. Burke, have arisen the calamities of France. The majority...
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The Works and Correspondance of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1852
...they anticipate the evil, and judge of the pressure of the grievance by the badness of the principle. They augur misgovernment at a distance, and snuff the approach of tyranny in every tainted breeze. The last cause of this disobedient spirit in the colonies is hardly less powerful than the rest, as...
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Select British Eloquence: Embracing the Best Speeches Entire, Ư of the Most ...

Chauncey Allen Goodrich - Great Britain - 1852 - 947 pages
...they anticipate the evil, and judge of the pressure of the grievance by the badness of the principle. They augur misgovernment at a distance; and snuff the approach of tyranny in every tainted breeze. (6.) The last cause of this disobedient spirit in the colonies is hardlv less powerful than the rest,...
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Select British eloquence: embracing the best speeches entire, of the most ...

Chauncey Allen Goodrich - Biography & Autobiography - 1852 - 947 pages
...they anticipate the evil, and judge of the pressure of the grievance by the badness of the principle. They augur misgovernment at a distance ; and snuff the approach of tyranny in every tainted breeze. (6.) The last cause of this disobedient spirit in the colonies is hardly less powerful , , . . J ...
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The Works and Correspondence of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 3

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1852
...they anticipate the evil, and judge of the pressure of the grievance by the badness of the principle. They augur misgovernment at a distance, and snuff the approach of tyranny in every taiiite_dj>reeze. The last cause of this disobedient spirit in the colonies is hardly less powerful...
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