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" When this child of ours wishes to assimilate to its parent, and to reflect with a true filial resemblance the beauteous countenance of British liberty, are we to turn to them the shameful parts of our constitution ? are we to give them our weakness for... "
The Popular History of England: An Illustrated History of Society and ... - Page 313
by Charles Knight - 1874
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke: A vindication of natural ...

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1756
...constitution ? are we to give them our weakness for their strength ? our opprobrium. 1 Lord Carmarthen. for their glory ? and the slough of slavery, which...able to work off, to serve them for their freedom ? If this be the case, ask yourselves this question, Will they be content in such a state of slavery...
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The State of the Nation: In a Series of Letters to His Grace, the Duke of ...

John Cartwright, John Russell Duke of Bedford - Great Britain - 1805 - 173 pages
...weakness for " their strength ? our opprobium for their glory ? and " the slough of slavery which zee are not able to work " off, to serve them for their freedom ?"i Lord North too, when his American war had filled the nation with misery and discontent, but not...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1806
...to turn to them the shameful parts of our constitution f are we to give them our weakness for their strength ; our opprobrium for their glory ; and the...able to work off, to serve them for their freedom ? If this be the case, ask yourselves this question, Will they be content in such a state of slavery...
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Select Speeches, Forensick and Parliamentary: With Prefatory Remarks, Volume 1

Nathaniel Chapman - Great Britain - 1808
...to turn to them the shameful parts of our constitution ? Are we to give them our weakness for their strength; our opprobrium for their glory ; and the...able to work off, to serve them for their freedom ? * Lord Carmarthen. that the colonies would not have proceeded in supplying government as liberally,...
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Select Speeches, Forensick and Parliamentary: With Prefatory Remarks, Volume 1

Nathaniel Chapman - Great Britain - 1808 - 2337 pages
...to turn to them the shameful parts of our constitution ? Are we to give them our weakness for their strength; our opprobrium for their glory ; and the...able to work off, to serve them for their freedom ? . • • ( • * Lord Carmarthen- * If this be the case, ask yourselves this question : Will...
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The Eloquence of the British Senate: Being a Selection of the Best ..., Volume 2

William Hazlitt - Great Britain - 1809
...to turn to them the shameful parts of our constitution ? Are we to give them our weakness for their strength ; our opprobrium for their glory ; and the...able to work off, to serve them for their freedom ? PjThus was this great man, merely for disclaiming metaphysical distinctions and shewing their inapplicability...
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The Speeches of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke: In the House of ..., Volume 1

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1816
...to turn to them the shameful parts of our constitution ? are we to give them our weakness for their strength ? our opprobrium for their' glory ; and the slough of slavery, which we are npt able to work off, to serve them for their freedom ? If this be the case, ask yourselves this question,...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 33

1833
...them only the deformed part of the British Constitution ? Are we to give them our weakness for their strength, our opprobrium for their glory, and the...able to work off, to serve them for their freedom ?" Even in this speech he strikes a blow at the political metaphysics, which the later and more glorious...
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Encyclopaedia Britannica; Or A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and ..., Volume 5

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1823
...to turn to them the shameful parts of our constitution ? Arc we to give them our weakness for their strength ; our opprobrium for their glory ; and the...to work off, to serve them for their freedom ?" The city of Bristol, the merchants of which had become rich by the commerce with America, were likely te...
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Memoir of the life and character of ... Edmund Burke; with specimens of his ...

James Prior (sir.) - 1824
...to turn to them the shameful parts of our constitution ? Are we to give them our weakness for their strength ? Our opprobrium for their glory ? And the...work off, to serve them for their freedom ? " The merits of this speech are of a great and peculiar cast ; a force and truth of argument, not to be answered...
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