| Gregory S. Alexander - Law - 2008 - 496 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.... | |
| Thomas H. Naylor, William H. Willimon - Social Science - 1997 - 289 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.** Thomas Jefferson Notes on Virginia people employed in farm occupations has dropped to 2.9 million from... | |
| Gary L. McDowell, Sharon L. Noble - Law - 1997 - 325 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.5 From this, one might well conclude... | |
| James W. Ely - Business & Economics - 1997 - 424 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. White we have land to lahour then,... | |
| David Halliburton - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 428 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" (J 291). Turning the rhetorical... | |
| WARNER - History - 1997 - 1118 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,... | |
| Myra Jehlen, Michael Warner - History - 1997 - 1118 pages
...that of its husbandmen, is the proportion of its unsound to its healthy parts, and is a good-enough **o destroy his plantation quite and cleane. But because they presumed with their ima** then, let us never wish to see our citizens occupied at a work-bench, or twirling a distaff. Carpenters,... | |
| Lance Banning - History - 1998 - 543 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,... | |
| Deborah Fink - Business & Economics - 1998 - 235 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."** 2 Jefferson believed that whereas independent craftsmen retained the virtues of the self-employed,... | |
| Jamie L. Bronstein - Business & Economics - 1999 - 372 pages
..."Generally speaking, the proportion which the aggregate of 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." When the Jeffersonian legacy was... | |
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