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Although Washington was in no sense the father of American isolationism , since
he recognized the necessity of temporary associations for " extraordinary
emergencies , ” he did counsel against the establishment of “ permanent
alliances with ...
In this sense it is , that your Union ought to be considered as a main prop of your
liberty , and that the love of the one ought to endear to you the preservation of the
other . These considerations speak a persuasive language to every reflecting ...
Let it simply be asked where is the security for property , for reputation , for life , if
the sense of religious obligation desert the oaths , which are the instruments of
investigation in courts of justice ? And let us with caution indulge the supposition
try without odium , sometimes even with popularity , gilding with the appearances
of a virtuous sense of obligation , a commendable deference for public opinion ,
or a laudable zeal for public good , the base or foolish compliances of ambition ...
their genuine sense . But in my opinion it is unnecessary and would be unwise to
extend them . Taking care always to keep ourselves , by suitable establishments ,
on a respectably defensive posture , we may safely trust to temporary alliances ...
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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