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" Highness understood too well the sacred principles which seated the House of Brunswick on the throne of Great Britain, ever to assume or exercise any power, be his claim what it might, not derived from the will of the people, expressed by their representatives,... "
Memoirs of His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales - Page 204
1808
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English Constitutional History from the Teutonic Conquest to the Present Time

Thomas Pitt Taswell-Langmead, Charles Henry Edward Carmichael - Constitutional history - 1886 - 826 pages
...throne, ever to assume or exercise any power, be his claim what it might, not - derived from the will of the people, expressed by their representatives and their lordships in Parliament assembled.' ' A Regency bill was introduced in the Commons and sent up to the Lords, but the King's Second sudden...
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The prophet of the Renaissance [Michael Angelo] The eighteenth century. The ...

William Samuel Lilly - Europe - 1886
...throne, ever to assume or exercise any power, be his claim what it might, not derived from the will of the people expressed by their representatives and their Lordships in Parliament assembled." ' And throughout it we find the same homage paid to those " sacred principles," not merely as a rhetorical...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Life

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1887
...Britain ever to assume or exercise any power, be his claim what it might, not derived from the will of the people, expressed by their representatives, and their lordships in parliament assembled.' Parl. Hist. xxvii. 678. of Johnsoris birth-day. of Stuart ; but he said, the conduct of that family,...
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A History of England in the Eighteenth Century, Volume 5

William Edward Hartpole Lecky - Great Britain - 1887
...ever to assume or exercise any power, be his claim what it might, that was not derived from the will of the people expressed by their representatives and their Lordships in Parliament assembled.' These, he stated, he knew to be also the sentiments of his royal brother. The inexpediency of pronouncing...
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The Origin and Growth of the English Constitution: The after-growth of the ...

Hannis Taylor - Constitutional history - 1898
...throne, ever to assume or exercise any power, be his claim what it might, not derived from the will of the people, expressed by their representatives and their lordships in parliament assembled." * That declaration 1 Walpole's Memoirs, vol. ii. p. 98. cism of both extremes, see his Memoir 3 5 Geo....
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The Constitutional History of England Since the Accession of ..., Volume 1

Thomas Erskine May - Constitutional history - 1895
...throne, evei to assume or exercise any power, be his claim what it might, not derived from the will of the people, expressed by their representatives, and their lordships in Parliament assembled." His Royal Highness, therefore, deprecated pressing for any decision on that point, — in which the...
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Sheridan: A Biography, Volume 2

William Fraser Rae - 1896
...Brunswick on the throne of Great Britain, ever to assume or exercise any power, not derived from the will of the people, expressed by their representatives, and their Lordships in Parliament assembled." Earl Stanhope, who spoke later, expressed his regret that the Duke's words were not in writing ; happily,...
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The Origin and Growth of the English Constitution: The after-growth of the ...

Hannis Taylor - Constitutional history - 1898
...throne, ever to assume or exercise any power, be his claim what it might, not derived from the will of the people, expressed by their representatives and their lordships in parliament assembled."i That declaration was the only practical outcome of the controversy, cut short controversy...
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The Making of the British Empire (A.D. 1714-1832)

Arthur Hassall - Great Britain - 1903 - 149 pages
...exercise monarchy any powtr, be his claim what it might, that recognized. teas not derived from the will of the people expressed by their representatives and their Lordships in Parliament assembled. ,„,_.,.-' . the English Pitt finally produced a Bill nominating the Prince of Wales Regent under...
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Social England: A Record of the Progress of the People in Religion ..., Volume 5

Henry Duff Traill, James Saumarez Mann - England - 1904
...KENT. assume or exrrcise any power, be his claim what it might, that was not derived from the will of the people expressed by their representatives and their lordships in Parliament assembled." Eventually Pitt brought in a Bill making the Prince Regent with modified powers. But early in 1789,...
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