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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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The Yale Book of Quotations

Fred R. Shapiro, Associate Librarian and Lecturer in Legal Research Fred R Shapiro - Reference - 2006 - 1067 pages
...of civic instruction, the touchstone by which to try the services of those we trust; and should we at First Inaugural Address, 4 Mar. 1801 31 We are all Republicans, we are all Federalists. First Inaugural...
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Out of Iraq: A Practical Plan for Withdrawal Now

George McGovern, William R. Polk - History - 2006 - 160 pages
...almost universal affection for our country has been America's greatest strength. So, as Jefferson said, "let us hasten to retrace our steps and to regain...which alone leads to peace, liberty, and safety." While we will treat separately for the sake of clarity the steps we need to take to progress along...
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Reflections on Freedom of Speech and the First Amendment

George Anastaplo - Performing Arts - 2007 - 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,...then, fellow-citizens, to the post you have assigned to me. With experience enough in subordinate offices to have seen the difficulties of this the greatest...
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Bonds of Affection: Civic Charity and the Making of America--Winthrop ...

Matthew S. Holland - Religion - 2007 - 336 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,...leads to peace, liberty and safety. I repair then, fellow citizens, to the post you have assigned me. With experience enough in subordinate offices to...
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The Assault on Reason

Albert Gore - Political Science - 2007 - 308 pages
...has gone before us and guided our steps through an age of revolution and reformation. . . . Should we wander from them in moments of error or of alarm,...road which alone leads to peace, liberty and safety." Our greatest president, Abraham Lincoln, suspended habeas corpus during the Civil War. Some of the...
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Thomas Jefferson and Executive Power

Jeremy D. Bailey - Political Science - 2007
...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...the road which alone leads to peace, liberty, and safety."36 But Jefferson's claim that his list of principles was the same as those of revolution and...
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Political Foundations of Judicial Supremacy: The Presidency, the Supreme ...

Keith E. Whittington - Law - 2007 - 303 pages
...reconstruction of the Constitution than they had been previously. The president called upon the nation "to retrace our steps and to regain the road which alone leads to peace, liberty, and safety," recovering the "creed of our political faith" and the "text of civil instruction.""1'' The Jeffersonian...
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America Fear No Evil

Mbijiwe Mwenda - Religion - 2008 - 284 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. During his second inaugural address on Monday, March 4, 1805 he said: I shall now enter on the duties...
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No Guarantee Of A Gun: How and Why the Second Amendment Means Exactly What ...

John Massaro - Education - 2008 - 704 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. [280: pp. 494-95] In his "First Inaugural Address" (March 4, 1809), even James Madison, the man who...
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