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" You will think me transported with enthusiasm, but I am not. I am well aware of the toil, and blood and treasure, that it will cost to maintain this declaration, and support and defend these States; yet, through all the gloom, I can see the rays of light... "
Portrait and Biographical Album of Mahaska County, Iowa: Containing Full ... - Page 24
1887 - 552 pages
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New Outlook, Volume 95

1910
...light and glory : I can see that the end : more than worth all the means, and that posterity wili triumph although you and I may rue, which I hope we shall not'' And ttv.n enthusiasm ought to be in the heart* of th* mighty mass of men who keep holiday in the name...
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Republic: A Monthly Magazine, Devoted to the Dissemination of ..., Volumes 5-8

United States - 1875
...toil and blood and treasure it will cost us to maintain this Declaration and support and defend the States ; yet, through all the gloom, I can see the...posterity will triumph, although you and I may rue it!" Glorious old man I Could he stand to-day on the battle-fields of the Republic— the hallowed...
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Centennial Offering: Republication of the Principles and Acts of the ...

Hezekiah Niles - United States - 1876 - 522 pages
...through all the gloom, I can see the rays of light and glory ; I can see that the end is more than worth all the means, and that posterity will triumph, although you and I may rue, which I hope we shall not. JOHN ADAMS. Several of the volumes of the Weekly Register, are enriched by the correspondence of Mr....
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American Patriotism: Speeches, Letters, and Other Papers which Illustrate ...

Orators - 1880 - 674 pages
...through all the gloom, I can see the rays of light and glory; I can see that the end is more than worth all the means, and that posterity will triumph, although you and I may rue, which I hope we shall not. JOHN ADAMS. PATRIOTISM A VIRTUE. JONATHAN MASON. Boston, March 5, 178o. " Devotion to the public. Glorious...
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Portrait and Biographical Album of Isabella County, Mich: Containg ...

Isabella County (Mich.) - 1884 - 589 pages
...maintain this declaration, and support and defend these States; yet, through all the gloom, I can seethe rays of light and glory. I can see that the end is...shall not." In November, 1777, Mr. Adams was appointed я delegate to France and to co-operate with Bemjamin Franklin and Arthur Lee, who were then in Paris,...
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Portaits and biographies of the governors of michigan, and of the presidents ...

1885
...cost to maintain this declaration, and support and defend these States; yet, through all the gloom,"I can see the rays of light and glory. I can see that...although you and I may rue, which I hope we shall not." Finally a treaty of peace with England was signed Jan. 21, 1783. The re-action from the excitement,...
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The Presidents of the United States: Sketches

Henry Warren Rugg - Presidents - 1888 - 183 pages
...gloom I can see that the end is worth more than all the means, and that posterity will triumph, though you and I may rue, which I hope we shall not." In December of 1777, Mr. Adams was appointed commissioner to the court of France in place of Silas Deane,...
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Harper's First [ -sixth] Reader, Book 5

Orville T. Bright, James Baldwin - Readers - 1889
...io all the gloom, I can see the rays of light and glory; I can see that the end is more than worth all the means, and that posterity will triumph, although you and I may rue,4 which I hope we shall not. XXIX. ABSALOM. BY NP WILLIS., THE waters slept. Night's silvery veil...
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Portrait and Biographical Album of Green Lake, Marquette and Waushara ...

Green Lake County (Wis.) - 1890 - 832 pages
...deliverance by solemn acts of devotion to Almighty God. It ought to be solemnized with pomp, shows. games, sports, guns, bells, bonfires, and illuminations...Paris, in the endeavor to obtain assistance in arms T.id money from the French Government. This was a severe trial to his patriotism, as it separated him...
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Portrait and Biographical Album

1891
...deliverance by solemn acts of devotion to Almighty God. It ought to be solemnized with pomp, shows. games, sports, guns, bells, bonfires, and illuminations...not." In November, 1777, Mr. Adams was appointed a ddegate to France, and to co-operate with Bemjamin Franklin and Arthur Lee, who were then in Paris,...
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