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Self-preservation is the first principle of our nature.
The voice of the people has been said to be the voice of God; and, however generally
If the maintenance of public credit, then, be truly important, the next
If there are such things as political axioms, the propriety of the
Good constitutions are formed upon a comparison of the liberty of the
In the general course of human nature, a power over a man’s subsistence
It may safely be received as an axiom in our political system,
I confess I am at a loss to discover what temptation the
The praise of a civilized world is justly due to Christianity;—war,
The great leading objects of the federal government, in which revenue is
[T]he present Constitution is the standard to which we are to
The superiority…enjoyed by nations that have…perfected a branch of industry,
Money is, with propriety, considered as the vital principle of the body
Nothing is a hobby – each discipline is its own world with
I wasn’t put on this earth to be housekeeper to my own
I think I see the difference now, between loving someone from afar
…I will praise the English climate till I die—even if I
I take his hand, holding on tightly, preparing for the cameras, and
After I got that hit off Satchel (Paige), I knew I was ready for the big leagues.
Sometimes you find your path, sometimes it finds you.
Lenity is a part of justice; but she must not speak too loud for fear of waking justice.