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" Let every American, every lover of liberty, every wellwisher to his posterity swear by the blood of the Revolution never to violate in the least particular the laws of the country, and never to tolerate their violation by others. "
America Faces the Future - Page 67
by Durant Drake - 1922 - 339 pages
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Speeches and Writings 1832-1858: Speeches, Letters, and ..., Volume 10

Abraham Lincoln - Illinois - 1989 - 898 pages
...fortify against it?" The answer is simple. Let every American, every lover of liberty, every well wisher to his posterity, swear by the blood of the Revolution,...tolerate their violation by others. As the patriots of seventy-six did to the support of the Declaration of Independence, so to the support of the Constitution...
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Lincoln's Preparation for Greatness: The Illinois Legislative Years

Paul Simon - Political Science - 1971 - 335 pages
...fortify against it?" The answer is simple. Let every American, every lover of liberty, every well wisher to his posterity, swear by the blood of the Revolution,...country; and never to tolerate their violation by others. . . . Let every man remember that to violate the law, is to trample on the blood of his father, and...
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Dilemmas of Presidential Leadership: From Washington Through Lincoln

Richard Ellis, Aaron B. Wildavsky - Political Science - 1989 - 546 pages
...arrived at." 11 There appears here a recognizable continuity with the prescription of the Lyceum speech "never to violate in the least particular, the laws...and never to tolerate their violation by others." " But Fredrickson points out correctly that "the Lincoln of the 1850s was not purely and simply what...
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Dimensions of Law in the Service of Order: Origins of the Federal Income Tax ...

Robert Stanley - History - 1993 - 352 pages
...spirit" which was eroding the "attachment of the People" to their government the following remedy: Let every American, every lover of liberty, every...tolerate their violation by others. As the patriots of seventy-six did to support the Declaration of Independence, so to the support of the Constitution and...
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Community Without Unity: A Politics of Derridian Extravagance

William Corlett - Social Science - 1989 - 261 pages
...the fortif1cation problem] is simple. Let every American, every lover of liberty, every well wisher to his posterity, swear by the blood of the Revolution,...tolerate their violation by others. As the patriots of seventysix did to the support of the Declaration of Independence, so to the support of the Constitution...
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Constitutionalism, Identity, Difference, and Legitimacy: Theoretical ...

Michel Rosenfeld - Law - 1994 - 434 pages
...in the speech of his political youth: Let every American, every lover of liberty, every well wisher to his posterity, swear by the blood of the Revolution,...tolerate their violation by others. As the patriots of seventy-six did to the support of the Declaration of Independence, so to the suppose of the Constitution...
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The End of the Republican Era

Theodore J. Lowi - Political Science - 1996 - 275 pages
...transfer it to "reverence for the laws made by our existing political institutions." He continued, "Let every American, every lover of liberty, every...in the least particular the laws of the country." Lincoln concludes that the spirit of our Revolution "must fade, is fading, has faded, with the circumstances...
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Lincoln

David Herbert Donald - Biography & Autobiography - 1996 - 714 pages
...urged what he called a simple solution: "Let every American, every lover of liberty, every well wisher to his posterity, swear by the blood of the Revolution,...country; and never to tolerate their violation by others. ... Let reverence for the laws, be breathed by every American mother, to the lisping babe, that prattles...
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Strong Presidents: A Theory of Leadership

Philip Abbott - Political Science - 1996 - 281 pages
...essence, calls for a reaffirmation of the American social contract which emphasizes obedience to the law: Let every American, every lover of liberty, every...tolerate their violation by others. As the patriots of seventy-six did to the support of the Declaration of Independence, so to the support of the Constitution...
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Of the People, by the People, for the People and Other Quotations from ...

Abraham Lincoln, Peter C. Vermilyea, G. S. Boritt, Jakob B. Boritt, Deborah R. Huso - History - 1996 - 162 pages
...Rutgers University Press ( 1953, 1990). LAW Let everv American, every lover of liberty, every well wisher to his posterity, swear by the blood of the Revolution,...country; and never to tolerate their violation by others. "Lyceum Address," Springfield, Illinois, January 27, 1838, reprinted in Collected Works of Abraham...
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