New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume 19

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New England Historic-Genealogical Society, 1865 - New England
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Page 118 - The Americans have not acted in all things with prudence and temper: they have been wronged: they have been driven to madness by injustice. Will you punish them for the madness you have occasioned? Rather let prudence and temper come first from this side.
Page 350 - Thus, while the mute creation downward bend Their sight, and to their earthly mother tend, Man looks aloft, and with erected eyes Beholds his own hereditary skies.
Page 263 - Teach me to feel another's woe, To hide the fault I see; That mercy I to others show, That mercy show to me.
Page 60 - Offer unto God thanksgiving; and pay thy vows unto the Most High: And call upon me in the day of trouble: I will deliver thee, and thou shall glorify me.
Page 167 - This Country will never be worth Living in for Lawyers and Gentlemen, till the Charter is taken away.
Page 91 - In 1808 the honorary degree of Doctor of Divinity was conferred upon him by Union College, and in 1814 by Dartmouth.
Page 118 - I am one who will lift up my hands against it. In such a cause your success would be hazardous. America, if she fell, would fall like the strong man ; she would embrace the pillars of the State, and pull down the Constitution along with her.
Page 89 - Hornblower was President of the New Jersey Colonization Society, of the Society for Promoting Collegiate and Theological Education at the West, and of the New Jersey Historical Society, besides being connected with many of the religious organizations of the day.
Page 341 - Antiquarian Researches ; Comprising a History of the Indian Wars in the Country bordering Connecticut River and parts adjacent, and other interesting events, from the first landing of the Pilgrims to the conquest of Canada by the English, in 1760...
Page 118 - ... a child whom he tenderly loves ; and, instead of those harsh and severe proceedings, pass an amnesty on all their youthful errors ; clasp them once more in your fond and affectionate arms ; and I will venture to affirm you will find them children worthy of their sire.

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