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" Where this is the case in any part of the world, those who are free are by far the most proud and jealous of their freedom. Freedom is to them not only an enjoyment, but a kind of rank and privilege. "
The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke: A vindication of natural ... - Page 467
by Edmund Burke - 1889
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Bay State Monthly, Volume 10; Volume 16

1894 - 790 pages
...with America he said : " In Virginia and the Carolinas they have a vast multitude of slaves. When this is the case in any part of the world, those who are free are 531 by far the most proud and jealous of their freedom. Freedom is to them not only an enjoyment, but...
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Burke on Conciliation with the Colonies

Edmund Burke - 1920 - 118 pages
...northward. It is that in Virginia and the Carolinas they have a vast multitude of slaves. Where this is the case in any part of the world, those who are free are by far the most 15 proud and jealous of their freedom. Freedom is to them not only an enjoyment, but a kind of rank...
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Annual Report of the American Bar Association: Including ..., Volume 45

American Bar Association - 1920 - 852 pages
...Slave States. " fredom being not only an enjoyment but a kind of rank and privilege," those who were " free, are by far the most proud and jealous of their freedom." Fifth, education. " In no country in the world is the law so general a study I learn," said he, " that...
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Tyler's Quarterly Historical and Genealogical Magazine, Volume 2

Lyon Gardiner Tyler - 1921 - 338 pages
...Northward. It is, that in Virginia and the Carolinas they have a vast multitude of slaves. Where this is the case in any part of the world, those who are...countries where it is a common blessing, and as broad and genial as the air, may be united with much abject toil, with great misery, with all the exterior of...
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The American Catholic Quarterly Review, Volume 4

James Andrew Corcoran, Patrick John Ryan, Edmond Francis Prendergast - 1879 - 796 pages
...could not be sold in the market. "Where this is the case in any part of the world," says Edmund Burke, "those who are free are by far the most proud and...only an enjoyment, but a kind of rank and privilege." Those men were proud and jealous of their privileges; very many of them had refined social virtues...
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Genesis and Birth of the Federal Constitution: Addresses and Papers in the ...

Julian Alvin Carroll Chandler - 1924 - 424 pages
...Slave States, "freedom being not only an enjoyment but a kind of rank and privilege," those who were "free are by far the most proud and jealous of their freedom." Fifth, Education. "In no country in the world is the law so general a study. . . . I learn," said he,...
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American History Told by Contemporaries ...

Albert Bushnell Hart - 1901 - 706 pages
...has always been more ardently desired by slave holding communities. . . . Burke says, " it is because freedom is to them not only an enjoyment, but a kind of rank and privilege." Another, and perhaps more efficient cause of this, is the perfect spirit of equality so prevalent among...
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The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 106

1910 - 874 pages
...northward. It is, that in Virginia and the Carolinas they have a vast multitude of slaves. Where this is the case in any part of the world, those who are...by far the most proud and jealous of their freedom. . . . Not seeing there, that freedom, as in countries where it is a common blessing, and as broad and...
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Tyler's Quarterly Historical and Genealogical Magazine, Volume 2

1921 - 328 pages
...Northward. It is, that in Virginia and the Carolinas they have a vast multitude of slaves. Where this is the case in any part of the world, those who are...countries where it is a common blessing, and as broad and genial as the air, may be united with much abject toil, with great misery, with all the exterior of...
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The Lost Soul of American Politics: Virtue, Self-Interest, and the ...

John P. Diggins - 1986 - 430 pages
...would not be subdued: In Virginia and the Carolinas they have a vast multitude of slaves. Where this is the case in any part of the world, those who are...and privilege. Not seeing there, that freedom, as in other countries where it is a common blessing, and as broad and general as the air, may be united with...
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