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" Gentlemen may cry peace! peace! but there is no peace. The war is actually begun! The next gale that sweeps from the north will bring to our ears the clash of resounding arms! Our brethren are already in the field! Why stand we here idle? What is it that... "
An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors. To ... - Page 119
by John Hanbury Dwyer - 1845 - 300 pages
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America-A Call to Greatness

John W Chalfant - Religion - 2003 - 264 pages
...begun. The next gale that sweeps from the north will bring to our ears the clash of resounding arms! . . .Why stand we here idle? . . .What is it that gentlemen...What would they have? Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what...
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A Hunger For Liberty Leads to the Declaration of Independence

Mary Mostert - 2004 - 205 pages
...contest. There is no retreat but in submission and slavery! "Our chains are forged! Their clanging may be heard on the plains of Boston! The war is inevitable...What would they have? "Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what...
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Lend Me Your Ears: Great Speeches in History

William Safire - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2004 - 1157 pages
...forged! Their clanking may be heard on the plains of Boston! The war is inevitable — and let it come! 1 repeat it, sir, let it come! It is in vain, sir, to...What would they have? Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what...
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Primary Source Fluency Activities: Early America

Jennifer Prior - Education - 2004 - 192 pages
...the plains of Boston! The war is inevitable — and let it come! l repeat it, sir, let it come. lt is in vain, sir, to extenuate the matter. Gentlemen...What is it that gentlemen wish? What would they have? ls life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it,...
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The Founding of a Nation: A History of the American Revolution, 1763-1776

Merrill Jensen - History - 2004 - 735 pages
...the creation of his first biographer, but a superb creation nonetheless. It concluded with the words: Gentlemen may cry peace, peace — but there is no...What would they have? Is life so dear or peace so sweet as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God — I know not...
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Reckless Disregard: How Liberal Democrats Undercut Our Military, Endanger ...

Robert Patterson - Political Science - 2004 - 272 pages
...Machiavelli, The Prince 1 "It is vain, sir, to extenuate the matter. Gentleman may cry, Peace, Peace—but there is no peace. The war is actually begun! The...What would they have? Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God!" —Patrick...
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The Franklin Affair: A Novel

Jim Lehrer - Fiction - 2005 - 224 pages
...stood up and moved away from the table. Then, in the mode of Patrick Henry, he forcefully orated: " 'Gentlemen may cry, Peace, peace — but there is...What would they have? Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what...
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Power, Influence, and Persuasion: Sell Your Ideas and Make Things Happen

Harvard Business Review - Business & Economics - 2005 - 167 pages
...famous speech of March 1775, only one month before the initial armed clashes of the American revolution: Gentlemen may cry, "Peace! Peace!" but there is no...What would they have? Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Having posed his rhetorical questions,...
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Character for Life: An American Heritage: Profiles of Great Men and Women of ...

Don Hawkinson - Religion - 2005 - 386 pages
...come! It is in vain, sir, to extenuate the matter. Gentlemen may cry peace, peace — but there is not peace! The war is actually begun! The next gale that...What would they have? Is life so dear, or peace so sweet as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what...
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The Art of Effective Public Speaking

Ernest Pertwee - Self-Help - 2006 - 280 pages
...Will it be the next week or the next year? . . . Sir, we are not weak, if we make a proper use of the means which the God of nature hath placed in our power....What would they have? Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid "it, Almighty God ! I know not...
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