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" Sink or swim, live or die, survive or perish, I give my hand and my heart to this vote. "
The National Reader: A Selection of Exercises in Reading and Speaking ... - Page 263
by John Pierpont - 1831 - 276 pages
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The Boston News-letter: And City Record, Volume 2

Abel Bowen, Jerome Van Crowninshield Smith - Boston (Mass.) - 1826
...of "76, who had urged his reasons, for dissenting from the Declaration of Independence.] ' Sink or swim, live or die, survive or perish, I give my hand and heart to this vote. It is true, indeed, that in the beginning, we aimed not at independence. But there's...
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Eloquence of the United States, Volume 5

Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1827
...will be on us. It was for Mr. Adams to reply to arguments like these. We know his opinions, and we know his character. He would commence with his accustomed directness and earnestness. it' relinquishing the ground we have stood on so long, and stood on so safely, we now proclaim independence,...
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The National Reader: A Selection of Exercises in Reading and Speaking ...

John Pierpont - Children's literature - 1828 - 276 pages
...same, concluded. IT was for Mr. Adams to reply to arguments like these. We know his opinions, and we know his character. He •would commence with his...or swim, live or die, survive or perish, I give my Land and my heart to this vote ! It is true, indeed, that, in thfe beginning, we aimed not at independence....
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The American Reader: Containing Extracts Suited to Excite a Love of Science ...

George Merriam - Readers and speakers - 1828 - 276 pages
...declaration. ##*### It was for Mr. Adams to reply to arguments like these. We know his opinions, and we know his character. He would commence with his accustomed...Sink or swim, live or die, survive or perish, I give ray hand, and my heart, to this vote. It is true, indeed, that, in the beginning, we aimed not at independence....
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The Life of Elbridge Gerry: With Contemporary Letters. To the ..., Volume 1

James Trecothick Austin - Statesmen - 1828 - 520 pages
...characteristic of one who was supposed to have declared in the ardour of debate on independence, "Sink or swim, live or die, survive or perish, I give my hand and my heart to thig vote." was urged on the reluctant colonies with great effect, that their condition would be extremely...
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Speeches and Forensic Arguments

Daniel Webster - United States - 1830 - 520 pages
...tha scaffold." It was for Mr. Adams to reply to arguments like these. We know his opinions, and we know his character. He would commence with his accustomed...swim, live or die, survive or perish, I give my hand, md my heart, to this vote. It is true, indeed, that in the beginning, we aimed not at independence....
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The Academical Speaker: A Selection of Extracts in Prose and Verse, from ...

Benjamin Dudley Emerson - Elocution - 1831 - 338 pages
...scaffold. SUPPOSED SPEECH OF JOHN ADAMS IN FAVOUR OF THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE.— Webster. SINK or swim, live or die, survive or perish, I give my hand,...in the beginning, we aimed not at independence. But the^e 's a Divinity which shapes our ends. The injustice of England has driven us to arms; and, blinded...
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The National Orator: Consisting of Selections, Adapted for Rhetorical ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - Recitations, English - 1832 - 297 pages
...ADVOCATING THE DECLARATION Or INDEPENDENCE.* Extract from the same Discourse. Mr. President, — SINK or swim, live or die, survive or perish, I give my hand,...aimed not at independence. But there's a Divinity that shapes our ends. The injustice of England has driven us to arms; and, blinded to her own interest...
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The Academical Reader: Comprising Selections from the Most Admired Authors ...

John J. Harrod - Readers - 1832 - 324 pages
...consideration in the Continental Congress. .1. Sink or swim, live or die, survive or perish, I give ray hand and my heart to this vote. It is true indeed,...in the beginning, we aimed not at independence. But there is a divinity which shapes our ends. . The injustice of England has driven us to arms; and. blinded...
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The American Manual: Or New English Reader: Consisting of Exercises in ...

Moses Severance - Printing - 1833 - 295 pages
...for our. presumption on the scaffold." , 7. It was for Mr. Adams to reply to arguments like these,, " It is true, indeed, that in the beginning we aimed not at in-" dependence. But there's a Divinity which shapes our end*. The injustice of England has driven...
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