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" You talk, my good Sir, of employing influence to appease the present tumults in Massachusetts. I know not where that influence is to be found, or, if attainable, that it would be a proper remedy for the disorders. Influence is not government. Let us have... "
HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR. - Page 268
by JOHN WILLIAM DRAPER - 1867
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An Eulogy on the Life and Character of John Marshall: Chief Justice of the ...

Horace Binney - Judges - 1835 - 70 pages
...where that influence is to be found, nor, if attainable, that it would be a proper remedy for these disorders. Influence is not Government. Let us have...will be secured, or let us know the worst at once." On the same side, then and ever after, was JOHN MARSHALL ; and when the extremity of public distress...
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The Life of George Washington: Commander in Chief of the American ..., Volume 2

John Marshall - Presidents - 1836
...where that influence is to be found ; nor if attainable, that it would be a proper remedy for these disorders. Influence is not government. Let us have...will be secured ; or let us know the worst at once. Under these impressions, my humble opinion is, that there is a call for decision. Know precisely what...
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The Writings of George Washington: pt. III. Private letters from the time ...

George Washington, Jared Sparks - Presidents - 1835
...folly. You talk, my good Sir, of employing influence to appease the present tumults in Massachusetts. I know not where that influence is to be found, or,...will be secured, or let us know the worst at once. Under these impressions, my humble opinion is, that there is a call for decision. Know precisely what...
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The Writings of George Washington: Being His Correspondence ..., Volume 9

George Washington, Jared Sparks - United States - 1839
...folly. You talk, my good Sir, of employing influence to appease the present tumults in Massachusetts. I know not where that influence is to be found, or,...will be secured, or let us know the worst at once. Under these impressions, my humble opinion is, that there is a call for decision. Know precisely what...
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History of the New Netherlands, Province of New York, and State of New York ...

William Dunlap - Dutch - 1840
...Britain ; and it was thought that Vermont was negotiating with Canada. The wise and virtuous said, " Let us have a government by which our lives, liberties, and properties may be secured." "New York," says Marshall, "had given her final veto to the impost system." The confederation...
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The North American Review, Volume 58

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - American fiction - 1844
...where that influence is to be found ; nor, if attainable, that it would be a proper remedy for these disorders. " Influence is not government. Let us have...will be secured, or let us know the worst at once." " Let the reins of government then be braced," he continued, " and held with a steady hand ; and every...
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The Library of American Biography, Volume 13

Jared Sparks - United States - 1847
...answered, with much feeling, "of employing influence to appease the present tumults in Massachusetts. I know • not where that influence is to be found,...will be secured, or let us know the worst at once." The convention that framed the federal constitution was now in session, and when the result of its...
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Pictorial Life of George Washington: Embracing a Complete History of the ...

John Frost - 1847 - 588 pages
...where that influence is to be found, nor, if attainable, that it would be a proper remedy for these disorders. Influence is not government. Let us have...will be secured, or let us know the worst at once. Under these impressions, my humble opinion is, that there is a call for decision. Know precisely what...
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The Life of George Washington: Commander in Chief of the American Army ...

Aaron Bancroft - 1847
...where that influence is to be found ; nor if attainable, that it would be a proper remedy for these disorders. Influence is not government. Let us have a government by which our lives, liberties, and proper ties will be secured ; or let us know the worst at once. Under those impressions my humble opinion...
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The Life of George Washington ....

Aaron Bancroft - 1848
...where that influence is to be found ; nor if attainable, that it would be a proper remedy for these disorders. Influence is not government. Let us have a government by which our lives, liberties, and proper ties will be secured; or let us know the worst at once. Under these impressions my humble opinion...
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