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" ... Certainly, gentlemen, it ought to be the happiness and glory of a representative, to live in the strictest union, the closest correspondence, and the most unreserved communication with his constituents. "
The orator, a treasury of English eloquence - Page 6
by Orator - 1864
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Crosby's Parliamentary Record of Elections in Great Britain and ..., Volume 1

George Crosby - 1847
...wishes ought to have great weight with him ; their opinion high respect : their business unremitted attention. It is his duty to sacrifice his repose,...above all, ever, and in all cases, to prefer their interests to his own. But his unbiassed opinion, his mature judgment, his enlightened conscience, he...
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Letters on various subjects. [With a portrait.], Volume 5

James Caughey - 1847
...sacrifices a representative owes to his constituents, he limited those duties and sacrifices thus : " But his unbiassed opinion, his mature judgment, his...enlightened conscience, he ought not to sacrifice to any man, or to any set of men. They are a trust from Providence, for the abuse of which he is deeply...
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The United States Democratic Review, Volume 3; Volume 34

1854
...rank in the scale of human duties. What Burke said to the electors of Bristol, he may well say : " His unbiassed opinion, his mature judgment, his enlightened conscience, he ought not to sacrifice to any man, or to any set of men living. His right to vote should bo chartered with liberty of conscience...
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Laconics, Or The Best Words of the Best Authors

1856
...wishes ought to have great weight with him ; their opinion high respect ; their business urn-emitted attention. It is his duty to sacrifice his repose, his pleasures, his satisfactions, to theirs ; nnd, above all, ever, and in all cases, to prefer tluui interest to his own. But, bis unbiassed opinion,...
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The Works of Edmund Burke: With a Memoir, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - 1860
...is hi* duty to sacrifice his repose, his pleacures, his satisfactions, to theirs ; and, above afl, u @ bis mature judgment, his enlightened conscience, he ought not to sacrifice to you ; to any man, or...
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The constitutional history of England, 1760-1860, Volume 1

Thomas Erskine May (baron Farnborough.) - 1861
...constitutional principle, which distinguished him, — the relations of a representative to his constituents. " His unbiassed opinion, his mature judgment, his enlightened...conscience, he ought not to sacrifice to you, to any nwD) or to any set of men living. . . Your representative owes you, not his industry only, but his...
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Works, Volume 2

Edmund Burke - 1865
...respect ; their business unremitted attention. It is his duty to sacrifice his repose, his pleasure, his satisfactions, to theirs, — and above all, ever,...cases, to prefer their interest to his own. But his unbiased opinion, his mature judgment, his enlightened conscience, he ought not to sacrifice to you,...
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Analytical Sixth Reader: Containing an Introductory Article on the General ...

Richard Edwards - 1867 - 494 pages
...wishes ought to have great weight with him ; their opinion high respect ; their business unremitted attention. It is his duty to sacrifice his repose...above all, ever and in all cases, to prefer their interests to his own. But his unbiased opinion, his mature judgment, his enlightened conscience, he...
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Analytical Fifth-[sixth] Reader: Containing an Introductory Article on the ...

Richard Edwards - 1867
...wishes ought to have great weight with him ; their opinion high respect ; their business unremitted attention. It is his duty to sacrifice his repose,...above all, ever and in all cases, to prefer their interests to his own. But his unbiased opinion, his mature judgment, his enlightened conscience, he...
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Edmund Burke: A Historical Study

John Morley - 1867 - 312 pages
...the people who had just elected him, to sacrifice his repose and his pleasure to his constituents ; and, above all, ever, and in all cases, to prefer their interest to his own. His judgment, on the contrary, he ought never under any circumstances to sacrifice. " Your representative...
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