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" Thucydides and have studied and admired the master states of the world — that for solidity of reasoning, force of sagacity, and wisdom of conclusion, under such a complication of difficult circumstances, no nation or body of men can stand in preference... "
The New England Historical and Genealogical Register,: Volume 29 1875 - Page 441
by New England Historic Genealogical Society Staff - 1995 - 513 pages
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Select Speeches, Forensick and Parliamentary: With Prefatory Remarks, Volume 1

Nathaniel Chapman - Great Britain - 1808
...and observation— and it has been my favourite study — I have read Thucidydes and have studied and admired the master states of the world— that for...wisdom of conclusion, under such a complication of difficult circumstances, no nation, or body of men, can stand in preference to the general congress...
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Anecdotes of the Life of the Right Honourable William Pitt: Earl Chatham ...

John Almon - 1810
...observation — and it has been my favourite study— I have read Thucidydes, and have studied and admired the master- states of the world — that for...wisdom of conclusion, under such a complication of difficult circumstances, no nation, or body of men, can stand in preference to the general Congress...
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Anecdotes of the life of ... William Pitt, earl of Chatham [by J ..., Volume 2

John Almon - 1810
...been my favourite study — I have read Thucidydesj and have studied and admired the master-states of the world — that for solidity of reasoning, force...wisdom of conclusion, under such a complication of difficult circumstances, no nation, or body of men, can stand in preference to the genera] Congress...
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The Columbian Orator: Containing a Variety of Original and Selected Pieces ...

Caleb Bingham - Elocution - 1811 - 300 pages
...have studied and admired the master-states ot the world:) I say I must declare, that, for solidity and reasoning, force of sagacity, and wisdom of conclusion, under such a complication of difficult circumstances, no nation, or body of men can stand in preference to the General Congress...
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An Introductory Discourse: Delivered Before the Literary and Philosophical ...

DeWitt Clinton, Literary and Philosophical Society of New-York (New York, N.Y.) - Ecology - 1815 - 148 pages
...ohservation, — and it has heen my favourite study, (I have read Thucydides, and have studied and admired the master states of the world,) that, for...wisdom- of conclusion, under such a complication of difficult circumstances, no nation or hody of men can stand in preference to the general congress at...
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Transactions of the Literary and Philosophical Society of New-York, Volume 1

Literary and Philosophical Society of New-York (New York, N.Y.) - Science - 1815
...and observation — and it has been my favourite study, (I have read Thucidydes, and have studied and admired the master states of the world,) that, for...wisdom of conclusion, under such a complication of difficult circumstances, no nation or body of men can stand in preference to the general congress at...
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The Columbian Orator: Containing a Variety of Original and Selected Pieces ...

Caleb Bingham - Elocution - 1817 - 300 pages
...readThucidydes, and have studied and admired the master-slates of the world :) I say I must declare, that, for solidity of reasoning, force of sagacity,...wisdom of conclusion, under such a complication of difficult circumstances, uo nation, or body of men can sland in preference to the General Congress...
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Principles and Acts of the Revolution in America: Or, An Attempt to Collect ...

Hezekiah Niles - Etats-Unis - 1822 - 495 pages
...read Thucidydes, and hve studied and admired the master stales of the world —that for solidity and reasoning, force of sagacity, and wisdom of conclusion, under such a complication of different circumstances, no nation or body of men can stand in preference to the general congress at...
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Memoir of the Life of Richard Henry Lee, and His Correspondence ..., Volume 1

Richard Henry Lee - United States - 1825
...reading and observation, and it has been my favourite study, I have read Thucydides, and have studied and admired the master states of the world — that for...of sagacity, and wisdom of conclusion, under such complication of circumstances, no nation, or body of men, can stand in preference to the general Congress...
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Memoir of the Life of Richard Henry Lee, and His Correspondence ..., Volume 1

Richard Henry Lee - United States - 1825
...reading and observation, and it has been my favourite study, I have read Thucydides, and have studied and admired the master states of the world — that for...of sagacity, and wisdom of conclusion, under such complication of circumstances, no nation, or body of men, can stand in preference to the genera) ....
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