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" Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely according to conscience, above all liberties. "
The Constitutional History of England: Since the Accession of George the ... - Page 103
by Thomas Erskine May - 1863
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The British Quarterly Review, Volume 6

Robert Vaughan - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1847
...which have preceded it. Dr. Vaughan, in the language of Milton, has claimed, ' above all other liberty, the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely, according to conscience :' and no thanks to some of his assailants, if the punishment of his presumption in so doing be not...
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Trial of Andrew Johnson: president of the United States, before the Senate ...

Andrew Johnson, Benjamin Perley Poore, United States. Congress Senate, United States. Congress - Impeachments - 1868
...complete freedom of debate, and I shall exercise it. John Milton, in his glorious aspirations, said "Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely, above all liberties." Thank God, now that slave-masters have been driven from this chamber, such is...
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Areopagitica: 24 November 1644

John Milton - Freedom of the press - 1868 - 80 pages
...«caufe by our laws we can hang a thief." * Milton's anfwer to this had been already written : — " Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely ccording to confcience above all liberties, t • • • Though all • Lives of English Poets, I.,...
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Class-book of science and literature

Class-book - History - 1869
...Although I dispraise not the defence of just immunities, yet love my peace better, if that were all. Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue...freely according to conscience, above all liberties. Abraham Cowley: 1618-1667. His Youth.— From his Essay ' Of Myself.' As far as my memory can return...
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Selections from the prose works of John Milton: with critical remarks and ...

John Milton - 1870 - 338 pages
...Although I dispraise not the defence of just immunities, yet love my peace better, if that were all. Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue...freely according to conscience, above all liberties. " What would be best advised then, if it be found so hurtful and so unequal to suppress opinions for...
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Selections from the Prose Works of John Milton: With Critical Remarks and ...

John Milton - 1870 - 338 pages
...Although I dispraise not the defence of just immunities, yet love my peace better, if that were all. Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue...freely according to conscience, above all liberties. " What would be best advised then, if it be found so hurtful and so unequal to suppress opinions for...
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Speeches of Thomas lord Erskine

Baron Thomas Erskine Erskine - Freedom of the press - 1870
...and expectation of greatest and exactest things, is the issue of your own virtue propagated in us. Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue...freely according to conscience, above all liberties." Gentlemen, I will yet refer you to another author, whose opinion you may think more in point, as having...
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The Works of Charles Sumner, Volume 3

Charles Sumner - Slavery - 1871
...as on every other subject, I claim the right to be heard. That right I cannot, I will not abandon. " Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely according to conscience, above all liberties":1 these are glowing words, flashed from the soul of John Milton in his straggles with English...
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Island Stories: Unravelling Britain

Raphael Samuel - History - 1998 - 391 pages
...would prevail, and each week the Leeds Times carried as its headpiece the quotation from Areopagitica, 'Give me the liberty to know to utter and to argue freely according to conscience above all other liberties'. Smiles identified with Milton in his campaigns against abuse and privilege. The opposition...
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Stewards of Democracy: Law as a Public Profession

Paul D. Carrington - Law - 1999 - 306 pages
...was, however, narrow. 4 The idea was largely confined to a thought expressed by John Milton in 1644: Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue...freely according to conscience above all liberties .... And though all the winds of doctrine were let loose to play upon the earth, so Truth be in the...
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