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" ... the spirit of party. But in those of the popular character, in governments purely elective, it is a spirit not to be encouraged. From their natural tendency it is certain there will always be enough of that spirit for every salutary purpose. And there... "
A Familiar Exposition of the Constitution of the United States: Containing a ... - Page 315
by Joseph Story - 1865 - 372 pages
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Habits of Mind: Fostering Access and Excellence in Higher Education

William Barclay Allen, Carol M. Allen - Education - 249 pages
...elective. it is a spirit not to be encouraged. From their natural tendency. it is certain there will always be enough of that spirit for every salutary purpose....flame. lest instead of warming it should consume. Fortitude The final of these four virtues. fortitude. in this context pertains to the loyalty of citizens...
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Jefferson's Call for Nationhood: The First Inaugural Address

Stephen Howard Browne - Political Science - 2003 - 176 pages
...republican government remained at stake. Given this "constant danger of excess," Washington warned, "the effort ought to be by force of public opinion,...flame, lest, instead of warming, it should consume." 20 In such language George Washington, America's version of Bolingbroke's idealized "Patriot King,"...
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Freedom of Association: Rights and Liberties Under the Law

Robert J. Bresler - Law - 2004 - 265 pages
...elective, it is a spirit not to be encouraged. From their natural tendency, it is certain there will always be enough of that spirit for every salutary purpose....flame, lest, instead of warming, it should consume. 26. It is important, likewise, that the habits of thinking in a free country should inspire caution,...
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The New Republic, 1783-1830

Rebecca Stefoff - History - 2004 - 116 pages
...elective, it is a spirit not to be encouraged. From their natural tendency, it is certain there will always be enough of that spirit for every salutary purpose....by force of public opinion, to mitigate and assuage vigilance to prevent it bursting into a flame, lest instead of warming, it should consume. — From...
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The Right to Vote: Rights and Liberties Under the Law

D. Grier Stephenson - Law - 2004 - 453 pages
...which find a facilitated access to the government itself through the channels of party passions. ... A fire not to be quenched; it demands a uniform vigilance...flame; lest instead of warming it should consume. (Richardson 1917, vol. 1, 219) His message, in short, was that parties were inimical to free government....
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A Nation Under God?: The ACLU and Religion in American Politics

Thomas L. Krannawitter, Daniel C. Palm - History - 2005 - 247 pages
...elective, it is a spirit not to be encouraged. From their natural tendency, it is certain there will always be enough of that spirit for every salutary purpose....in a free Country should inspire caution in those entrusted with its administration, to confine themselves within their respective Constitutional spheres;...
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The Life of George Washington, Volume 4

Washington Irving - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 416 pages
...is a spirit not to be encouraged. — From their natural tendency, it is certain there will always be enough of that spirit for every salutary purpose,...lest, [instead of warming, it should] consume, — lt is important, likewise,, that the habits of thinking in a free country should inspire caution...
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The Failure of the Founding Fathers: Jefferson, Marshall, and the Rise of ...

Bruce A. Ackerman - History - 2005 - 384 pages
...elective, it is a spirit not to be encouraged. From their natural tendency it is certain there will always be enough of that spirit for every salutary purpose;...into a flame, lest, instead of warming, it should consume.14 There are paradoxes aplenty here. On the one hand, Washington was undoubtedly distressed...
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Common Sense

Wardell Lindsay - 2006 - 22 pages
...elective, it is a spirit not to be encouraged. From their natural tendency, it is certain there will always be enough of that spirit for every salutary purpose....assuage it. A fire not to be quenched, it demands a 15 uniform vigilance to prevent its bursting into a flame, lest, instead of warming, it should consume....
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We the Purple: Faith, Politics, and the Independent Voter

Marcia Ford - Political Science - 2008 - 218 pages
...elective, it is a spirit not to be encouraged. From their natural tendency it is certain there will always be enough of that spirit for every salutary purpose;...flame, lest, instead of warming, it should consume. I think I'm in love. Especially when he writes that the party spirit "serves always to distract the...
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