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" The fact is so; and these people of the southern colonies are much more strongly, and with a higher and more stubborn spirit, attached to liberty than those to the northward. Such were all the ancient commonwealths; such were our Gothic ancestors; such,... "
Select Speeches, Forensick and Parliamentary: With Prefatory Remarks - Page 128
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Eloquent Sons of the South: A Handbook of Southern Oratory, Volume 2

John Temple Graves, Clark Howell, Walter Williams - Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1909
...liberty than those to the northward. Such were all the ancient commonwealths — such were our Gothic ancestors — such, in our days, were the Poles —...freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible." In the course of my former remarks, Mr. President, I took occasion to deprecate, as one of the greatest...
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Library of Southern Literature: Biography

Edwin Anderson Alderman, Joel Chandler Harris, Charles William Kent - Authors, American - 1910
...all the ancient commonwealths, such were our Gothic ancestors, and such in our day were the Poles ; such will be all masters of slaves who are not slaves...such a people the haughtiness of domination combines itself with the spirit of freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible." No stronger evidence of...
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Division and Reunion, 1829-1909

Woodrow Wilson - United States - 1910 - 389 pages
...this sentiment, which has at least as much pride as virtue in it ; but . . . the fact is so. . . . In such a people the haughtiness of domination combines...freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible." Southern society Resistance had from the first resolutely, almost passionto change, ately, resisted...
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Great Debates in American History: Colonial rights; the revolution; the ...

Marion Mills Miller - Civil rights - 1913
...liberty than those to the northward. Such were all the ancient commonwealths; such were our Gothic ancestors; such, in our days, were the Poles, and...circumstance in our colonies which contributes no mean part toward the growth and effect of this intractable spirit — I mean their education. In no country perhaps...
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Conciliation with the Colonies: The Speech by Edmund Burke

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1915 - 141 pages
...liberty than those to the northward. Such were all the ancient commonwealths ; such were our Gothic ancestors ; such in our days were the Poles ; and...freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible. 42. Permit me, Sir, to add another circumstance in our colonies which contributes no mean part towards...
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The Fundamentals of Debate

Harry Franklin Covington - Debates and debating - 1918 - 291 pages
...liberty than those to the Northward. Such were all the ancient commonwealths; such were our fathers — ancestors; such in our days were the Poles; and such...all masters of slaves who are not slaves themselves. —Burke, "Conciliation." Burke reinforces this argument from example, by an argument from causal relation,...
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The Fundamentals of Debate

Harry Franklin Covington - Debates and debating - 1918 - 291 pages
..."Conciliation." Burke reinforces this argument from example, by an argument from causal relation, when he adds: "In such a people the haughtiness of domination combines...of freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible " Cavour whose monument is united Italy; Bismarck who has raised the German Empire from a name to a...
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Speech on Conciliation with America

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1919 - 319 pages
...liberty, than those to the northward. Such were all the ancient commonwealths ; such were our Gothic ancestors ; such in our days were the Poles ; and...freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible. 43. Permit me, Sir, to add another circumstance in our colonies which contributes no mean part towards...
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Burke on Conciliation with the Colonies

Edmund Burke - United States - 1920 - 87 pages
...northward. Such were all the ancient commonwealths ; such were our Gothic ancestors ; such in our 30 days were the Poles ; and such will be all masters...Permit me, Sir, to add another circumstance in our 35 Colonies which, contributes no mean part towards the growth and effect of this untractable spirit....
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Burke's Speech on Conciliation with America

Edmund Burke - United States - 1920 - 119 pages
...liberty than those to the northward. Such were all the ancient commonwealths; such were our Gothic ancestors; such in our days were the Poles; and such...the spirit of freedom, fortifies it, and renders it invincible.90 42. Permit me, Sir, to add another circumstance in our Colonies which contributes no...
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