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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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Representative #: With # and #., Volume 1

1884
...and judge of the pressure of the grievance by the badness of the principle. They augur misgoveminent 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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Swinton's First[-sixth] Reader, Book 6

William Swinton - Readers - 1885
...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.7 The last cause of this disobedient spirit in the Colonies is hardly less powerful than the...
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Studies in English Literature: Being Typical Selections of British and ...

William Swinton - American literature - 1886 - 638 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. ns 8. The last cause of this disobedient spirit in the colonies is hardly less powerful than the rest,...
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Proceedings of the ... Convocation, Volume 25, Part 1887

University of the State of New York - Education - 1887
...they anticipate the evil and judge of the presence 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." But we cannot count on such general diffusion of legal knowledge, with its attendant blessings, in...
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New Englander and Yale Review, Volume 49

Edward Royall Tyler, William Lathrop Kingsley, George Park Fisher, Timothy Dwight - United States - 1888
...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." We have been reminded of this speech of Mr. Burke on " Conciliation in America," and of his six " capital"...
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Proceedings on the Occasion of Laying the Corner-stone of the New Library ...

Boston Public Library - Boston (Mass.) - 1889 - 74 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." The framers of the Constitution inherited from the colonists their faith touching the value of popular...
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Selections in English Prose from Elizabeth to Victoria (1580-1880).

James Mercer Garnett - English literature - 1891 - 701 pages
...they anticipate the evil, and judge of the pressure ot 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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Two Speeches on Conciliation with America: And Two Letters on Irish Questions

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1892 - 284 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. The last cause of this disobedient spirit in the colonies is hardly less powerful than the rest, as...
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The life of Joshua R. Giddings

George Washington Julian - Abolitionists - 1892 - 473 pages
...independence in the Colonies, he names their familiarity with English law, which enabled them to " augur misgovernment at a distance, and snuff the approach of tyranny in every tainted breeze." The political career of Giddings recalls these passages and aptly illustrates their force. Whoever...
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The Life of Joshua R. Giddings

George Washington Julian - Abolitionists - 1892 - 473 pages
...independence in the Colonies, he names their familiarity with English law, which enabled them to " augur misgovernment \ at a distance, and snuff the approach of tyranny in I every tainted breeze." The political career of Gid- ' dings recalls these passages and aptly illustrates...
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