Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" I profess, sir, in my career hitherto, to have kept steadily in view the prosperity and honor of the whole country and the preservation of our federal Union. It is to that Union we owe our safety at home and our consideration and dignity abroad. It is... "
Great Debates in American History: State rights (1798-1861); slavery (1858-1861) - Page 65
edited by - 1913
Full view - About this book

McGuffey's New Sixth Eclectic Reader: Exercises in Rhetorical Reading, with ...

William Holmes McGuffey - Readers - 1857 - 456 pages
...spontaneous sentiments. I can not, even now, persuade myself to relinquish it, without expressing once mere, my deep conviction, that, since it respects nothing...and ^essential importance to the public happiness. 2. I profess, sir, in my + career hitherto, to have kept steadily in view the prosperity and honor...
Full view - About this book

English and Scottish Sketches

Oliver Prescott Hiller - England - 1857 - 386 pages
...Divine benignity." And what a grand burst of eloquence is that, on the preservation of the Union : " I profess, Sir, in my career, hitherto, to have kept...prosperity and honor of the whole country, and the preservation of our Federal Union. It is to that Union we owe our safety at home, and our consideration...
Full view - About this book

Progressive Fifth Elocutionary Reader

Salem Town - 1857 - 524 pages
...LESSON LXXXII. THE FEDERAL UNION. — WIDSTEB. 1. I profess, sir, in my career hitherto, to have kepi steadily in view the prosperity and honor of the whole country, and the preservation of our Federal Union. It is to that Union we owe our safety at home, and our consideration...
Full view - About this book

American Eloquence : a Collection of Speeches and Addresses, Volume 2

Frank Moore - Orators - 1858 - 660 pages
...the utterance of its spontaneous sentiments. I cannot, even now, persuade myself to relinquish it, without expressing, once more, my deep conviction,...it is of most vital and essential importance to the pnblio happiness. I profess, sir, in my career, hitherto, to have kept steadily in view the prosperity...
Full view - About this book

The Science and Art of Elocution and Oratory: Containing Specimens of the ...

Worthy Putnam - Elocution - 1858 - 420 pages
...bed, And the rocks shall raise their head, Of his deeds to tell ! LESSON Lffl. LIBERTY AND UNION. 1. I PROFESS, sir, in my career hitherto, to have kept...prosperity and honor of the whole country, and the preservation of our federal Union. It is to that Union we owe our safety at home, and our consideration...
Full view - About this book

The Life, Speeches, and Memorials of Daniel Webster: Containing His Most ...

Samuel Mosheim Smucker - Eulogies - 1859 - 568 pages
...the utterance of its spontaneous sentiments. I cannot, even now, persuade myself to relinquish it, without expressing, once more, my deep conviction,...prosperity and honor of the whole country, and the preservation of our Federal Union. It is to that Union we owe our safety at home, and our consideration...
Full view - About this book

The Life, Speeches, and Memorials of Daniel Webster

Samuel Mosheim Smucker - 1859 - 660 pages
...the utterance of its spontaneous sentiments. I cannot, even now, persuade myself to relinquish it, without expressing, once more, my deep conviction,...prosperity and honor of the whole country, and the preservation of our Federal Union. It is to that Union we owe our safety at home, and our consideration...
Full view - About this book

A Compendium of American Literature: Chronologically Arranged, with ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - American literature - 1859 - 812 pages
...even now, persuade myself to relinquish it, without expressing once more my deep conviction that, sinw it respects nothing less than the union of the States,...prosperity and honor of the whole country, and the preservation of our federal union. It ia to that union that we owe our safety at home, and our consideration...
Full view - About this book

The Union Text Book: Containing Selections from the Writings of Daniel ...

Daniel Webster - 1860 - 542 pages
...the utterance of its spontaneous sentiments. I cannot, even now, persuade myself to relinquish it, without expressing once more my deep conviction, that,...prosperity and honor of the whole country, and the preservation of our Federal Union. It is to that Union we owe our safety at home, and our consideration...
Full view - About this book

Our Whole Country: Or, The Past and Present of the United States ..., Volume 2

John Warner Barber, Henry Howe - United States - 1861 - 792 pages
...soul, he delivered the following high sentiments, — sentiments which the world knows ' by heart.1 " " I profess, sir, in my career hitherto to have kept...prosperity and honor of the whole country, and the preservation of our federal union. It is to that union we owe our safety at home, and our consideration...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF