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Page 406 - This Government, the offspring of our own choice, uninfluenced and unawcd, adopted upon full investigation and mature deliberation, completely free in its principles, in the distribution of its powers, uniting security with energy, and containing within itself a provision for its own amendment, has a just claim to your confidence and support. —George Washington.
Page 344 - XII.— The Turkish portions of the present Ottoman Empire should be assured a secure sovereignty, but the other nationalities which are now under Turkish rule should be assured an undoubted security of life, and an absolutely unmolested opportunity of autonomous development, and the Dardanelles
Page 347 - as well as in name during these days that are to try men's souls. We must be impartial in thought as well as in action, must put a curb upon our sentiments as well as upon every transaction that might be construed as a preference of one party to the struggle before another. In
Page 343 - colonial claims, based upon a strict observance of the principle that in determining all such questions of sovereignty the interests of the population concerned must have equal weight with the equitable claims of the government
Page 8 - provides that whoever, when the United States is at war, shall willfully make or convey false reports or statements with intent to interfere with the operation or success of the military or naval forces of the United States, or promote the success of its enemy,
Page 249 - Be Yarrow stream unseen,, unknown ! It must or we shall rue it : We have a vision of our own, Ah ! why should we undo it 'i The treasured dreams of times long past, We'll keep them, winsome Marrow ! For when we're there, although 'tis fair,
Page 343 - VIII.—All French territory should be freed and the invaded portions restored, and the wrong done to France by Prussia in 1871 in the matter of Alsace-Lorraine, which has unsettled the peace of the world for nearly
Page 123 - every territorial settlement involved in this war must be made in the interest and for the benefit of the population concerned, and not as a part of any mere 'adjustment or compromise of claims among rival states.
Page 342 - We owe it, however, to ourselves to say that we do not wish in any way to impair or to re-arrange the Austro-Hungarian Empire. It is no affair of ours what they do with their own life, either industrially or politically. We do not purpose or desire to dictate to them in any way.