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" But there remains to us a great duty of defence and preservation; and there is opened to us also a noble pursuit to which the spirit of the times strongly invites us. Our proper business is improvement. "
AGRICULTURAL EDUCATION -- AN ADDRESS. - Page 3
1854
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The Republican, Volume 12

Richard Carlile - Free thought - 1825
...But there remains to us a great duty of defence and preservation; and there is opened to us, also, a noble pursuit, to which the spirit of the times...strongly invites us. Our proper business is improvement. Let our age be the age of improvement. In a day of peace, let us advance the arts of peace and the...
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An Address Delivered at the Laying of the Corner Stone of the Bunker Hill ...

Daniel Webster - Bunker Hill Monument (Boston, Mass.) - 1825 - 40 pages
...But there remains to us a great duty of defence and preservation ; and there is opened to us, also, a noble pursuit, to which the spirit of the times...strongly invites us. Our proper business is improvement. Let our age be the age of improvement. In a day of peace, let us advance the arts of peace and the...
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Eloquence of the United States, Volume 5

Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1827
...But there remains to us a great duty of defence and preservation ; and there is opened to us, also, a noble pursuit, to which the spirit of the times...strongly invites us. Our proper business is improvement. Let our age be the age of improvement. In a day of peace, let us advance the arts of peace and the...
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Eloquence of the United States, Volume 5

Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1827
...But there remains to us a great duty of defence and preservation; and there is opened to us, also, a noble pursuit, to which the spirit of the times strongly invites UP. Our proper business is improvement. Let our a^e be the age of improvement. In a day of peace, Jet...
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Speeches and Forensic Arguments

Daniel Webster - United States - 1830 - 520 pages
...But there remains to us a great duty of defence and preservation; and there is opened to us, also, a noble pursuit, to which the spirit of the times...strongly invites us. Our proper business is improvement. Let our age be the age of improvement. In a day of peace, let us advance the arts of peace and the...
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The National Orator;: Consisting of Selections, Adapted for Rhetorical ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - American literature - 1832 - 284 pages
...them. But there remains to us a great duty of defence and preservation : and there is open to us, also, a noble pursuit, to which the spirit of the times...strongly invites us. Our .proper business is improvement. Let our age be the age of improvement. In a day of peace let us advance the arts of peace, and the...
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American Oratory: Or Selections from the Speeches of Eminent Americans

Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1836 - 531 pages
...But there remains to us a great duty of defence and preservation ; and there is opened to us, also, a noble pursuit, to which the spirit of the times...strongly invites us. Our proper business is improvement. Let our age be the age of improvement. In a day of peace, let us advance the arts of peace and the...
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American Oratory: Or Selections from the Speeches of Eminent Americans

Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1836 - 531 pages
...But there remains lo us a great duty of defence and preservation ; and there is opened to us, also, a noble pursuit, to which the spirit of the times...strongly invites us. Our proper business is improvement. Let our age be the age of improvement. In a day of peace, let us advance the arts of peace and the...
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Specimens of American Eloquence: Consisting of Choice Selections from the ...

Eulogies - 1837 - 383 pages
...But there remains to us a great duty of defence and preservation ; and there is opened to MS, also, a noble pursuit, to which the spirit of the times...strongly invites us. Our proper business is improvement. Let our age be the age of improvement. In a day of peace, let us advance the arts of peace and the...
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The Young Lady's Reader

Louisa Caroline Tuthill - English language - 1839 - 458 pages
...But there remains to us" a great duty of defense and preservation ; and there is opened to us, also, a noble pursuit, to which the spirit of the times...strongly invites us. Our proper business is improvement. Let our age be the age of improvement. In a day of peace, let us advance the arts of peace and the...
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