Proceedings and Collections, Τόμος 6

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Vol. 2 includes "A bibliography of the Wyoming Valley, Pennsylvania...by Rev. H.E. Hayden".
 

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Σελίδα 126 - They planted by your care! No, your oppressions planted them in America. They fled from your tyranny, to a then uncultivated and inhospitable country, where they exposed themselves to almost all the hardships to which human nature is liable, and, among others, to the cruelties of a savage foe, the most subtle, and I will take...
Σελίδα 127 - God knows I do not at this time speak from motives of party heat ; what I deliver are the genuine sentiments of my heart. However superior to me in general knowledge and experience the respectable body of this house may be, yet I claim to know more of America than most of you, having seen and been conversant in that country.
Σελίδα 127 - ... on many occasions has caused the blood of those sons of liberty to recoil within them...
Σελίδα 127 - They nourished up ~by YOUR indulgence ! They grew by your neglect of them. As soon as you began to care about them, that care was exercised in sending persons...
Σελίδα 51 - Seest thou a man diligent in his business? he shall stand before kings ; he shall not stand before mean men...
Σελίδα 132 - I don't know what to say to this. If you were sure that he wrote Junius, would you, if he denied it, think as well of him afterwards ? Yet it may be urged, that what a man has no right to ask, you may refuse to communicate; and there is no other effectual mode of preserving a secret, and an important secret, the discovery of which may be very hurtful to you, but...
Σελίδα 235 - T is wonderful how soon a piano gets into a log hut on the frontier. You would think they found it under a pine stump. With it comes a Latin grammar, — and one of those tow-head boys has written a hymn on Sunday.
Σελίδα 68 - When the envoy of a foreign power," said he, " gives, or if you will, lends money, it is ordinarily to corrupt those who receive it, and to make them the creatures of the sovereign whom he serves ; or rather, he corrupts without persuading ; he buys and does not secure. But the...
Σελίδα 127 - I claim to know more of America than most of you, having seen and been conversant in that country. The people, I believe, are as truly loyal, as any subjects the king has ; but a people jealous of their liberties, and who will vindicate them, if ever they should be violated ; — but the subject is too delicate, and I will say no more.
Σελίδα 127 - They nourished by your indulgence ! They grew by your neglect of them. As soon as you began to care about them, that care was exercised in sending persons to rule over them...

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