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" This reliance cannot deceive us, as long as we remain virtuous ; and I think we shall be so, as long as agriculture is our principal object, which will be the case while there remain vacant lands in any part of America. When we get piled upon one another... "
Memoirs, Correspondence, and Private Papers of Thomas Jefferson: Late ... - Page 278
by Thomas Jefferson - 1829
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 51

1830
...object, which will be the case while there remain vacant lands in any part of America. When we get piW upon one another in large cities, as in Europe, we...Europe, and go to eating one another as they do there.' From his observations on the tendency of their people to move off to the westward, and frpm his criticism...
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Biography of the Signers to the Declaration of Independence, Volume 7

John Sanderson - 1827
...enable them to see that it is their interest to preserve peace and order, and they will preserve it ; and it requires no very high degree of education to...Europe, and go to eating one another as they do there. I hive tired you by this time with disquisitions which you have already heaj-d repeated by others a thousand...
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Biography of the Signers to the Declaration of Independence, Volume 4

John Sanderson - 1828
...virtuous ; and I think wo shall be sO, as long as agriculture is our principal object, which will bo the case while there remain vacant lands in any part...and a thousand times, and therefore shall only add the assurance of my esteem and attachment." In the month of October, 1789, Mr. Jefferson obtained leave...
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Memoirs, correspondence and private papers of Thomas Jefferson, ed. by T.J ...

Thomas Jefferson - 1829
...proposed constitution in ;'H its parts, I shall concur in it cheerfully, in hopes they will :"iiend it, whenever they shall find it works wrong. This...Europe, and go to eating one another as they do there. 1 have tired you by this time with disquisitions which you have already heard repeated by others, a...
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Sketches of the Life, Writings, and Opinions of Thomas Jefferson: With ...

B. L. Rayner - 1832 - 556 pages
...these subjects. I own, I am not a friend to a very energetic government. It is always oppressive. * * * After all, it is my principle that the will of the...Europe, and go to eating one another as they do there." With the mass of good which it contained, Mr. Jefferson found, ,on a careful scrutiny, such a mixture...
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Sketches of the Life, Writings, and Opinions of Thomas Jefferson: With ...

B. L. Rayner - 1832 - 556 pages
...the case, while there remain vacant lands in any part of America. When we get piled upon one auother in large cities, as in Europe, we shall become corrupt...Europe, and go to eating one another as they do there." '• This is what might be said, and would probably produce a *peedy, more perfect, and more permanent...
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The Diplomatic Correspondence of the United States of America ..., Volume 3

United States. Department of State - 1833
...every one of which greater numbers were engaged than in Massachusetts, and a great deal more blood spilt. In Turkey, where the sole nod of the despot...shall become corrupt as in Europe, and go to eating V one another as they do there. I have tired you by this time with disquisitions which you have already...
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Life of Thomas Jefferson: With Selections from the Most Valuable Portions of ...

B. L. Rayner - 1834 - 431 pages
...these subjects. I own I am not a friend to a very energetic government. It is always oppressive. * * * After all, it is my principle that the will of the...Europe, and go to eating one another as they do there.' With the mass of good which it contained, Mr Jefferson found, on a careful scrutiny, such a mixture...
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The Life of Thomas Jefferson: Author of the Declaration of Independence, and ...

William Linn - 1834 - 267 pages
...parts, I shall concur in it cheerfully, in hopes they will amend it, whenever they shall find that it works wrong. This reliance cannot deceive us, as...corrupt, as in Europe, and go to eating one another aa they do there." In another letter, to the same distinguished personage, dated July 31, 1788, he...
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The Life of Thomas Jefferson: Author of the Declaration of Independence, and ...

William Linn - 1834 - 267 pages
...agriculture is our principal object, which will be the case while there remain vacant lands im 16 i any part of America. When we get piled upon one another...Europe, and go to eating one another as they do there." In another letter, to the saihe distinguished personage, dated July 31, 1788, he remarks: " I sincerely...
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