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" Nor am I less persuaded, that you will agree with me in opinion that there is nothing which can better deserve your patronage than the promotion of science and literature. Knowledge is in every country the surest basis of public happiness. "
A History of American Manufactures from 1608 to 1860...: Comprising Annals ... - Page 22
by John Leander Bishop, Edwin Troxell Freedley, Edward Young - 1868
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Economica: A Statistical Manual for the United States of America ...

Samuel Blodget - United States - 1806 - 202 pages
...speeches, while president of the United States, via. Extract from a sfieech to the first congress, 1789. " Nor am I less persuaded that you will agree with me...every country the surest basis of public happiness, &.c." answer of the Senate. " Literature and science are essential to the preservation of a freeconstitution....
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The Life of George Washington: Commander in Chief of the American Forces ...

Bushrod Washington - Presidents - 1807
...president , " nor am I less persuaded that you will with me in opinion that there is nothing v hich can better deserve your patronage than the promotion...every country the surest basis of public happiness. In one, in which the measures of CHAP. iv. government receive their impression so imme 1790. diately...
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A Complete History of the United States of America: Embracing the Whole ...

Frederick Butler - United States - 1821
...to their military defence. The sentiments of the president upon literature were thus expressed.—" Nor am I less persuaded that you will agree with me...every country, the surest basis of public happiness." 1 &c. After applauding the disposition of Congress, shewn the last session, towards an adequate provision...
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The North American Review, Volume 106

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - American fiction - 1868
...: " You will agree with me in opinion at there is nothing which can better deserve your patronthan the promotion of science and literature. Knowledge...every country the surest basis of public happiness. In one in which the measures of government receive their -aion so immediately from the sense of the...
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The annals of America: from the discovery by Columbus in the year ..., Volume 1

Abiel Holmes - America - 1829
...roads. Having expressed his confidence in the attention of congress to these objects, he subjoined : " Nor am I less persuaded, that you will agree with...every country, the surest basis of public happiness. In one, in which the measures of government receive their impression so immediately from the sense...
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Survey of the State of Education, Aristocratic and Popular, and of the ...

Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton - Education - 1833 - 35 pages
...January 8, 1790, thus earnestly recommends Education: " There is nothing that can better deserve our patronage than the promotion of science and literature....every country the surest basis of public happiness, and in one in which the measures of government receive their impression so immediately from the sense...
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History of Congress: Exhibiting a Classification of the Proceedings of the ...

John Agg - Law - 1834 - 736 pages
...country, by a due attention to the post office and post roads. "Noram I less persuaded that you all agree with me in opinion, that there is nothing which...every country, the surest basis of public happiness. In one in which the measures of government receive their impression so immediately from the sense of...
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The Writings of George Washington: Being His Correspondence ..., Volume 12

George Washington, Jared Sparks - United States - 1837
...intercourse between the distant parts of our country by a due attention to the post-office and post-roads. Nor am I less persuaded, that you will agree with...every country the surest basis of public happiness. In one, in which the. measures of government receive their impression VOL. XII. 2 so immediately from...
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Prospectus, Issues 1-2

Education - 1837
...Congress, of Ihe Father of his Country, Jan. 8, 1790. " There is nothing that can better deserve our patronage than the promotion of science and literature....every country the surest basis of public happiness, and in one in which the measures of government receive their impression so immediately from the sense...
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America, historical, statistic, and descriptive, Volume 2

James Silk Buckingham - Atlantic States - 1841
...January 8, 1790, thus earnestly recommends education :—" There is nothing that can better deserve our patronage than the promotion of science and literature....every country the surest basis of public happiness, and in one in which the measures of government receive their impression so immediately from the sense...
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