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The North , in an unrestrained intercourse with the South , protected by the equal
laws of a common government , finds in the productions of the latter great
additional resources of maritime and commercial enterprise and precious
materials of ...
Respect for its authority , compliance with its laws , acquiescence in its measures
, are duties enjoined by the fundamental maxims of true liberty . The basis of our
political systems is the right of the people to make and to alter their constitutions ...
All obstructions to the execution of the laws , all combinations and associations
under whatever plausible character with the real design to direct , control ,
counteract , or awe the regular deliberation and action of the constituted
authorities , are ...
It is indeed little else than a name , where the government is too feeble to
withstand the enterprises of faction , to confine each member of the society within
the limits prescribed by the laws , and to maintain all in the secure and tranquil ...
... in which I promise myself to realize without alloy the sweet enjoyment of
partaking in the midst of my fellow citizens the benign influence of good laws
under a free government — the ever favorite object of my heart , and the happy
reward , as ...
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LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - PhilSyphe - LibraryThing
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In this successor to the first volume of his memoir, Palimpsest (1995), prolific novelist/essayist/gadfly Vidal mixes mournful minor keys among his usual trumpet blasts against what he regards as an ... Vollständige Rezension lesen