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" You hope, sir, that I think the French deserving of liberty. I certainly do. I certainly think that all men who desire it, deserve it. It is not the reward of our merit, or the acquisition of our industry. It is our inheritance. It is the birthright of... "
The Works and Correspondance of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke - Page 555
by Edmund Burke - 1852
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Memoirs of the right honourable Edmund Burke; or, An impartial review of his ...

Charles M'Cormick - 1798
...it his interefl to adopt. " You hope, fir," continues Mr. BURKE, " that I think the French deferving of liberty. I certainly do. I certainly think that all men who defire it, deferve it. It is not the reward of our merit, or the acquifition of our induftry. It is...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 34

England - 1833
...in France. It has certainly given rise in my mind to many reflections, and to some emotions. * * * * You hope, sir, that I think the French deserving of...acquisition of our industry. It is our inheritance, the birthright of our species. We cannot forfeit our right to it, but by what forfeits our right to...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 34

1833
...France. It has certainly given rise in my mind to .many reflections, and to some emotions. * * * * You hope, sir, that I think the French deserving of...acquisition of our industry. It is our inheritance, the birthright of our species. We cannot forfeit our right to it, but by what forfeits our right to...
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A Memoir of the Political Life of the Right Honourable Edmund ..., Volume 1

George Croly - Politicians - 1840
...in France. It has certainly given rise in my mind to many reflections, and to some emotions. * * * You hope, sir, that I think the French deserving of...acquisition of our industry. It is our inheritance, the birthright of our species. We cannot forfeit our right to it, but by what forfeits our right to...
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A memoir of the political life of ... Edmund Burke

George Croly - 1840
...in France. It has certainly given rise in my mind to many reflections, and to some emotions. * * * You hope, sir, that I think the French deserving of...acquisition of our industry. It is our inheritance, the birthright of our species. We cannot forfeit our right to it, but by what forfeits our right to...
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The New Englander, Volume 23

Criticism - 1864
...fine passage in one of Burke's letters "to a French correspondent in 1789.* Of liberty, he says, " I certainly think that all men who desire it, deserve...inheritance. It is the birth-right of our species." " It is not solitary, unconnected, individual, selfish liberty. It is social freedom. It is that state...
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Life of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke

Sir James Prior - 1854 - 545 pages
...of amends for our not having learned other lessons so well as it was our business to learn them. * * You hope, Sir, that I think the French deserving of...the birth-right of our species. We cannot forfeit onr right to it, but by what forfeits our title to the privileges of our kind, / mean the abuse or...
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Life of ... Edmund Burke, revised by the author

James Prior (sir.) - 1854
...of amends for our not having learned other lessons so well as it was our business to learn them. * * You hope, Sir, that I think the French deserving of...the birth-right of our species. We cannot forfeit onr right to it, but by what forfeits our title to the privileges of our kind, I mean the abuse or...
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New Englander and Yale Review, Volume 23

Edward Royall Tyler, William Lathrop Kingsley, George Park Fisher, Timothy Dwight - United States - 1864
...a fine passage in one of Burke's letters to a French correspondent in 1789.* Of liberty, he says, " I certainly think that all men who desire it, deserve...inheritance. It is the birth-right of our species." " It is not solitary, unconnected, individual, selfish liberty. It is social freedom. It is that state...
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Life of the Right Honourable William Pitt, Volume 2

Earl Philip Henry Stanhope Stanhope - Great Britain - 1867
...contrary, are some expressions of Burke a few weeks later, when writing to a friend in France : — " You hope, Sir, that I think the French deserving of...of our merit, or the acquisition of our industry. 7 GouverneurMorristo Randolph, April 15. 1794, as published in Morris's Life and Correspondence. --...
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