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" Abstract liberty, like other mere abstractions, is not to be found. Liberty inheres in some sensible object ; and every nation has formed to itself some favorite point, which by way of eminence becomes the criterion of their, happiness. "
Examination Papers: A Supplement to the University Calendar - Page 311
1903
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The Hibernian Magazine, Or, Compendium of Entertaining Knowledge, Volume 5

1775 - 868 pages
...not to be found. Liberty inheres in Tome fenfible object ; and every nation has formed to itfelf fome favourite point, which, by way of eminence, becomes the criterion of their happinefs. It happened, you know, Sir, that the great contefts for freedom in this country were from...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Collected in Three Volumes ...

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1792 - 676 pages
...not to be found. Liberty inheres in fome fenfible object; and every nation has ibrmed to itfelf forne favourite point, which by way of eminence becomes the criterion of their happinefs. It happened, you know, Sir, that the great contefts for freedom .in this country were from...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 3

Edmund Burke - France - 1801 - 368 pages
...be found. Liberty inheres in •fome fenfible object ; and •every nation has formed to itfelf fome favourite point, which by way of eminence becomes the criterion of their happinefs. It happened, you know, Sir, that the great contefts for freedom in this country were from...
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Maxims and Opinions: Moral, Political, and Economical, with Characters from ...

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1804 - 228 pages
...situations where those who appear the most stirring in the scene may possibly not be the real movers. Abstract liberty, like other mere abstractions, is...eminence becomes the criterion of their happiness. Often the desire and design of a tyrannic domination lurks in the claim of an extravagant liberty....
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Maxims and opinions, moral, political and economical, with ..., Volume 1

Edmund Burke - 1804 - 244 pages
...where those who appear the most stirring in the scene may possibly not be the real movers. * * * * Abstract liberty, like other mere abstractions, is...eminence becomes the criterion of their happiness. Often the desire and design of a tyrannic domination lurks in the claim of an extravagant liberty....
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 2

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1807 - 560 pages
...are therefore not only devoted to liberty, but to liberty according to ungltsh ideas, and on English principles. Abstract liberty, like other mere abstractions,...not to be found. Liberty inheres in some sensible objects ; and every nation has formed to itself some favourite point, which by way of eminence becomes...
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Maxims, Opinions and Characters, Moral, Political, and Economical, Volume 1

Edmond Burke - English literature - 1815 - 240 pages
...situations where those who appear the most stirring in the scene may possibly not be the real movers. Abstract liberty, like other mere abstractions, is...eminence becomes the criterion of their happiness. Often the desire and design of a tyrannic domination lurks in the claim of an extravagant liberty....
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Principles and Acts of the Revolution in America: Or, An Attempt to Collect ...

Hezekiah Niles - United States - 1822 - 514 pages
...to English ideas, and on English principles. Absiraet liberty, like other mere abstractions, i* not be found. Liberty inheres in some sensible object; and every nation has formed to itself some favorite point which by way of eminence becomes the criterion of their happiness. It happened, you...
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A Second Series of Curiosities of Literature: Consisting of ..., Volume 2

Isaac Disraeli - Authors - 1824 - 468 pages
...with profound truth—" Abstract r * Bodin's Common-weak, translated by R. Knolles, p. 148. 1606. TS liberty, like other mere abstractions, is not to be...becomes the criterion of their happiness. It happened that the great contests for freedom in this country were from the earliest times chiefly upon the question...
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The Works of the Right Hon. Edmund Burke: With a Biographical and ..., Volume 1

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1834 - 744 pages
...are therefore not only devoted to liberty, bat to liberty according to English ideas, and on Enjl'S" principles. Abstract liberty, like other mere abstractions,...found. Liberty inheres in some sensible object ; and everv nation has form6" to itself some favourite point, which by ЗУ ' eminence becomes the criterion...
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