Michigan Alumnus Quarterly Review, Volume 61

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UM Libraries, 1954
Includes section: "Some Michigan books."
 

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Page 32 - That low man seeks a little thing to do, Sees it and does it: This high man, with a great thing to pursue, Dies ere he knows it.
Page 214 - That whenever any form of Government becomes destructive of these ends, it is the Right of the People to alter or abolish it, and to institute new Government, laying its foundations on such principles and organizing its powers in such form, as to them shall seem most likely to effect their Safety and Happiness.
Page 208 - Most barbarous, most degenerate! have you madded. Could my good brother suffer you to do it? A man, a prince, by him so benefited...
Page 115 - Your ghost will walk, you lover of trees, ( If our loves remain ) In an English lane, By a cornfield-side a-flutter with poppies. Hark, those two in the hazel coppice — A boy and a girl, if the good fates please, Making love, say, — The happier they! Draw yourself up from the light of the moon, And let them pass, as they will too soon, With the bean-flowers...
Page 215 - We surely cannot deny to any nation that right whereon our own government is founded, that every one may govern itself according to whatever form it pleases, and change these forms at its own will...
Page 110 - Everyman, I will go with thee, and be thy guide, In thy most need to go by thy side.
Page 336 - You are old,' said the youth, 'one would hardly suppose That your eye was as steady as ever; Yet you balanced an eel on the end of your nose What made you so awfully clever?' 'I have answered three questions, and that is enough, 'Said his father; 'don't give yourself airs!
Page 3 - THINK not the faith by which the just shall live Is a dead creed, — a map correct of heaven ; Far less a feeling fond and fugitive, A thoughtless gift, withdrawn as soon as given. It is an affirmation and an act That bids -eternal truth be present fact.
Page 1 - Society cannot exist unless a controlling power upon will and appetite be placed somewhere, and the less of it there is within, the more there must be without. It is ordained in the eternal constitution of things, that men of intemperate minds cannot be free. Their passions forge their fetters.
Page 216 - It is the established policy of the United States to recognize all governments without question of their source, or organization, or of the means by which the governing persons attain their power, provided there be a government de facto accepted by the people of the country...

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