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" The wisdom of our sages and blood of our heroes have been devoted to their attainment; they should be the creed of our political faith: the text of civic instruction; the touchstone by which to try the services of those we trust; and should we wander... "
The Constitution of the United States of America: With an Alphabetical ... - Page 288
by William Hickey - 1854 - 521 pages
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Jefferson's Call for Nationhood: The First Inaugural Address

Stephen Howard Browne - Political Science - 2003 - 176 pages
...of civic instruction, the touchstone by which to try the services of those we trust; and should we wander from them in moments of error or of alarm,...road which alone leads to peace, liberty, and safety. Here as in the previous two instances, the image of the path or road works on several levels to secure...
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The Wisdom of Thomas Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson, Kees De Mooy - History - 2003 - 251 pages
...of civic instruction, the touchstone by which to try the services of those we trust; and should we wander from them in moments of error or of alarm,...road which alone leads to peace, liberty, and safety. Thomas Jefferson's First Inaugural Address (March 4,1801) Introduction The Wisdom of Thomas Jefferson...
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My Fellow Americans: The Most Important Speeches of America's Presidents ...

Political oratory - 2003 - 337 pages
...of civic instruction, the touchstone by which to try the services of those we trust; and should we wander from them in moments of error or of alarm,...road which alone leads to peace, liberty, and safety. JJ I repair, then, fellow-citizens, to the post you have assigned me. With experience enough in subordinate...
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The American Creed: A Biography of the Declaration of Independence

Forrest Church - History - 2003 - 180 pages
...which to try the services of those we trust; and should we wander from them in moments of error or alarm, let us hasten to retrace our steps and to regain...road which alone leads to peace, liberty, and safety. — Thomas Jefferson, First Inaugural Address THE AMERICAN CREED "A CITY ON A HILL" 'In the beginning...
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Text: An Interdisciplinary Annual of Textual Studies, Volume 15

W. Speed Hill, Edward Burns, Peter Shillingsburg - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 464 pages
...weakness of my powers, so justly inspire." In A he first wrote and then deleted two and a half lines: "with experience enough in subordinate offices to...difficulties of this, the greatest of all. I have learned to expect that it will rarely fall to the lot of imperfect man to retire from this station...
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Corruption and Cover Ups of the Bush White

Sean Shealy - 2004 - 172 pages
...of civic instruction, the touchstone by which to try the services of those we trust; and should we wander from them in moments of error or of alarm,...which alone leads to peace, liberty, and safety." Thomas Jefferson Inaugural Speech January I, 1801 Voices of Resistance: The War on the Bill Of Rights...
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Light and Liberty: Reflections on the Pursuit of Happiness

Thomas Jefferson - History - 2004 - 176 pages
...which to try the services of those we trust; and should we wander from them in moments of error or alarm, let us hasten to retrace our steps and to regain...road which alone leads to peace, liberty, and safety. A debt of service is due from every man to his country, proportioned to the bounties which nature and...
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Perilous Times: Free Speech in Wartime from the Sedition Act of 1798 to the ...

Geoffrey R. Stone, Professor of Law Geoffrey R Stone - History - 2004 - 730 pages
...press," Jefferson proclaimed that "should we wander" from these principles "in moments of error or alarm, let us hasten to retrace our steps and to regain...the road which alone leads to peace, liberty, and safety."2" As one of his first official acts of office, Jefferson pardoned all those who had been convicted...
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Equal Justice in the Balance: America's Legal Responses to the Emerging ...

Raneta Lawson Mack, Michael J. Kelly - Law - 2009 - 320 pages
...of civic instruction, the touchstone by which to try the services of those we trust; and should we wander from them in moments of error or of alarm, let us hasten to retrace our steps to regain the road which alone leads to peace, liberty, and safety. — Thomas Jefferson, first inaugural...
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Opening Windows on Texts and Discourses of the Past

Janne Skaffari - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2005 - 416 pages
...of civic instruction, the touchstone by which to try the services of those we trust; and should we wander from them in moments of error or of alarm,...road which alone leads to peace, liberty, and safety. (Th. Jefferson, I, 1801) In addition, the American myth remembers the nation's mission, its covenant...
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