| Robert Neelly Bellah - Religion - 1992 - 198 pages
...generally speaking, the proportion which the aggregate of the other classes of citizens bears in any State **to that of its husbandmen, is the proportion of its...measure its degree of corruption. While we have land to** labor then, let us never wish to see our citizens occupied at a work-bench, or twirling a distaff.... | |
| Robert A. Nisbet - Progress - 1980 - 370 pages
...generally speaking, the proportion which the aggregate of the other classes of citizens bears in any state **to that of its husbandmen, is the proportion of its...barometer whereby to measure its degree of corruption.** It is interesting to discover that François Jean Chastellux, author of Travels in North America, 1780,... | |
| Robert A. Licht, Bertus De Villiers - Business & Economics - 1994 - 261 pages
...Virginia that "the proportion which the aggregate of the other classes of citizens bears in any state **to that of its husbandmen, is the proportion of its unsound to its healthy** parts."16 Publius favors the growth of commerce and manufacturing. This preference is visible in many... | |
| David Thomas Konig - History - 2001 - 383 pages
...Generally speaking, the proportion which the aggregate of the other classes of citizens bears in any state **to that of its husbandmen is the proportion of its...measure its degree of corruption. While we have land to** labor then, let us never wish to see our citizens occupied at a workbench or twirling a distaff. Carpenters,... | |
| Stanley Elkins, Eric McKitrick - History - 1995 - 925 pages
..."generally speaking, the proportion which the aggregate of the other classes of citi2ens bears in any State **to that of its husbandmen, is the proportion of its...barometer whereby to measure its degree of corruption."** The point is an arresting one, and needs pursuing. Had Jefferson the ordering of things, he would have... | |
| Howard Gillman - Law - 1993 - 317 pages
...[G]enerally speaking, the proportion which the aggregate of the other classes of citizens bears in any State **to that of its husbandmen, is the proportion of its...barometer whereby to measure its degree of corruption.** 15 In promoting access to land, Jefferson believed that he would be promoting the interests of farmers... | |
| Jorge Reina Schement, Terry Curtis - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1995 - 285 pages
.... . Generally speaking, the proportion which the aggregate of the other classes bears in any State **to that of its husbandmen, is the proportion of its...barometer whereby to measure its degree of corruption."** To Madison, 1787, "When we get piled upon one another in large cities, as in Europe, we shall become... | |
| Lance Banning - Biography & Autobiography - 1995 - 241 pages
...generally speaking, the proportion which the aggregate of the other classes of citizens bears in any state **to that of its husbandmen, is the proportion of its unsound to its healthy parts, and is a** good-enough barometer whereby to measure its degree of corruption. While we have land to labour then,... | |
| Thomas Jefferson - Presidents - 1995
...generally speaking, the proportion which the aggregate of the other classes of citizens bears in any state **to that of its husbandmen, is the proportion of its unsound to its healthy parts, and is a** goodenough barometer whereby to measure its degree of corruption. While we have land to labour then,... | |
| Edward L. Ayers, Bradley C. Mittendorf - History - 1998 - 597 pages
...generally speaking, the proportion which the aggregate of the other classes of citizens bears in any State **to that of its husbandmen, is the proportion of its...measure its degree of corruption. While we have land to** labor then, let us never wish to see our citizens occupied at a workbench, or twirling a distaff. Carpenters,... | |
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