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" There is an opinion, that parties in free countries are useful checks upon the administration of the Government, and serve to keep alive the spirit of Liberty. "
Freedom of Association: Rights and Liberties Under the Law - Page 153
by Robert J. Bresler - 2004 - 265 pages
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Great Truths by great Authors

1856
...cannot speak ; For Truth hath better deeds, than words, to grace it. ^Pattg Spirit.— Washington. 'THERE is an opinion that Parties in free countries...cast, patriotism may look with indulgence, if not with favour, upon the spirit of party. But in those of the popular character, in governments purely elective,...
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An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors to ...

John Hanbury Dwyer - Elocution - 1856 - 300 pages
...passions. Thus the policy and the will of one country are subjected to the policy and the will of another. There is an opinion that parties in free countries,...administration of the government, and serve to keep alive th^spirit of liberty. This, within certain limits, is probably true ; and in governments of a monarchical...
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The Life of Thomas Morris: Pioneer and Long a Legislator of Ohio, and U. S ...

Benjamin Franklin Morris - Antislavery movements - 1856 - 396 pages
...and do often make, a shipwreck of freedom and morality to purposes of personal aggrandizement. If " Parties in free countries are useful checks upon the...Government, and serve to keep alive the spirit of liberty," yet there is great danger in a Kepublican Government, that parties will lose sight of great moral and...
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American Eloquence: a Collection of Speeches and Addresses: By the ..., Volume 1

American Orators - 1857
...passion. Thus the policy and the will of one country are subjected to the policy and will of another. There is an opinion, that parties, in free countries,...with favor, upon the spirit of party. But in those of popular character, in governments purely elective, it is a spirit not to be encouraged. From their...
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American Eloquence: a Collection of Speeches and Addresses: By the ..., Volume 1

American Orators - 1857
...passion. Thus the policy and the will of one country are subjected to the policy and will of another. There is an opinion, that parties, in free countries,...with favor, upon the spirit of party. But in those of popular character, in governments purely elective, it is a spirit not to be encouraged. From their...
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The Life of George Washington: Commander in Chief of the American Army ...

Aaron Bancroft - 1857
...subjected to the policy and will of another. *' There is an opinion that parties in free countries ire useful checks upon the administration of the government, and serve to keep alive the spiiit of liberty. Thin, witnin certain limits, is probably true ; and in governments of monarchical...
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The Life of George Washington, Commander-in-Chief of the ..., Volumes 1-2

Aaron Bancroft - Presidents - 1858
...passions. Thus the policy and the will of one country are subjected to the policy and will of another. " There is an opinion that parties in free countries...certain limits, is probably true ; and in governments of amonarchical cast, patriotism may lok with indulgence, if not with favour, upon the spirit of party....
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A Compendium of American Literature: Chronologically Arranged, with ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - American literature - 1858 - 740 pages
...Stales. i799 C7 De, i4. Hls death, at Mottnt Vernon. VALEDICTORY COUNSELS OF WASHINGTON. There is on opinion that parties, in free countries, are useful...spirit of liberty. This, within certain limits, is prohably trne ; and in governments of a monarchical cast, patriotism may look with indulgence, if not...
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The Citizens' Manual of Government and Law: Comprising the Elementary ...

Andrew White Young - International law - 1858 - 448 pages
...an opinion that parties are evils upon the body politic. The more popular sentiment, however, is, " that parties in free countries are useful checks upon...government, and serve to keep alive the spirit of liberty." To whatever weight these opinions may be entitled, we think it may be affirmed of parties that they...
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American Eloquence : a Collection of Speeches and Addresses: By ..., Volume 1

Frank Moore - Orators - 1858
...passion. Thus the policy and the will of one country are subjected to the policy and will of another. There is an opinion, that parties, in free countries, are useful checks upon tho administration of the government, and serve to keep alive the spirit of liberty. This, within certain...
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