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" The nation, prompted by ill-will and resentment, sometimes impels to war the government, contrary to the best calculations of policy. The government sometimes participates in the national propensity, and adopts through passion what reason would reject;... "
The Whig Almanac and United States Register for ... - Page 64
1844
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The Life of George Washington: With Curious Anecdotes, Equally Honourable to ...

Mason Locke Weems - Presidents - 1840 - 244 pages
...government sometimes participates in the national propensity ; arid adopts, through passion, what reason would reject. At other times, it makes the animosity...victim. " So, likewise, a passionate attachment of one na tion for another produces a variety of evils. Sympathy for the favorite nation, facilitating the...
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A familiar exposition of the Constitution of the United States: containing a ...

Joseph Story - Constitutional law - 1840 - 372 pages
...Government sometimes participates in the national propensity, and adopts through passion what reason would reject ; at other times, it makes the animosity of the Nation subservient to projects >f hostility instigated by pride, ambition, and other sinister and pernicious motives. The peace often,...
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The American Citizen's Manual of Reference: Being a Comprehensive Historical ...

United States - 1840 - 102 pages
...government sometimes participates in the national propensity, and adopts through passion what reason would reject ; at other times it makes the animosity of the nation subservient to the projects of hostility, instigated by pride, ambition, and other sinister and pernicious motives....
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The Political Text Book: Containing the Declaration of Independence, with ...

Edward Currier - Constitutions - 1841 - 489 pages
...government sometimes participates in the national propensity, and adopts through passion what reason would reject ; at other times it makes the animosity of the nation subservient to the projects of hostility, instigated by pride, ambition, and other sinister and pernicious motives....
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The True Republican: Containing the Inaugural Addresses, Together with the ...

United States - 1841 - 426 pages
...government sometimes participates in the national propensity, and adopts through passion what reason would reject; at other times it makes the animosity of the nation subservient to the projects of hostility, instigated by pride, ambition, and other sinister and pernicious motives....
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Addresses and Messages of the Presidents of the United States from ...

United States. President - Presidents - 1842 - 754 pages
...government sometimes participates in the national propensity, and adopts through passion what reason would reject. At other times, it makes the animosity of the nation subservient to the projects of hostility, instigated by pride, ambition, and other sinister and pernicious motives....
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The American Politician: Containing the Declaration of Independence, the ...

M. Sears - Statesmen, American - 1842 - 552 pages
...government sometimes participates in the national propensity, and adopts, through passion, what reason would reject; at other times, it makes the animosity of the nation subservient to the projects of hostility, instigated by pride, ambition, and other sinister and pernicious motives....
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History of the American Revolution: With a Preliminary View of the Character ...

Samuel Farmer Wilson - United States - 1843 - 372 pages
...government sometimes participates in the national propensity; and adopts, through passion, what reason would reject. At other times, it makes the animosity...another produces a variety of evils. Sympathy for the favourite nation, facilitating the illusion of an imaginary common interest, in cases where no real...
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An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors

John Hanbury Dwyer - 1843
...government sometimes participates in the national propensity 12* and adopts, through passion, what reason would reject ; at other times it makes the animosity...sinister and pernicious motives. The peace often, the liberty of nations has been the victim. So, likewise a passionate attachment of one nation to another...
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Public Laws of the State of Rhode-Island and Providence Plantations: As ...

Rhode Island - Courts - 1844 - 594 pages
...government sometimes participates in the national propensity, and adopts through passion what reason would reject ; at other times, it makes the animosity...evils. Sympathy for the favorite nation, facilitating the illusion of an imaginary common interest, in cases where no real common interest exists, and infusing...
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