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" The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew. "
Anecdotes of Public Men - Page 170
by John Wien Forney - 1873 - 444 pages
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The History of the Civil War in the United States: Its Cause, Origin ...

Samuel Mosheim Smucker - United States - 1865 - 1244 pages
...the following appeal, which was as impressive as it was original, both in thought and in language: " The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the...is new, so we must think anew and act anew. We must disenthrall ourselves, and then we shall save our country. We cannot escape history. We of this Congress...
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The Living Age, Volume 87

1865 - 654 pages
...the expense of the nation, be easily surpassed in the depth and earnestness of its entreaty : — " The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the...new, so we must think anew, and act anew. We must disinthrall ourselves, and then we shall save our j country. Fellow-citizens, we cannot escape history....
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The Political History of the United States of America, During the Great ...

Edward McPherson - History - 1865 - 690 pages
...can we all do better ?" Object whatsoever is possible, still the question reeurg "can we do better?" The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the...rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we most think anew and act anew. We must disenthrall ourselves, and then we shall save our country. Fellow-citizens,...
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The Life and Public Services of Abraham Lincoln ...: Together with His State ...

Henry Jarvis Raymond - United States - 1865 - 848 pages
..."Can we all do better?" Object whatsoever is possible, still the question recurs, " Can we do better?" The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the...we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, BO we must think anew, and act anew. We must disinthrall ourselves, and thftn we shall save our country....
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The Life and Public Services of Abraham Lincoln ...: Together with His State ...

Henry Jarvis Raymond - United States - 1865 - 840 pages
...we all do better?" Object whatsoever is possible, •till the question recurs, " Con we do better?" The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the...difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our cose is new, o we must think anew, and act anew. We must disinthroll ourselves, and then we shall...
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The Political History of the United States of America During the Great Rebellion

Edward McPherson - United States - 1865 - 676 pages
...can we all do better?" Object whatsoever is possible, still the question recurs "can we do better?" vilization, and ibore case-is new, so we must think anew and act anew. We must disenthrall ourselves, and then we shall save...
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The National Tragedy: Four Sermons Delivered Before the First Congregational ...

William James Potter - 1865 - 82 pages
...intent. Hear the deep, stately, measured tones, as they seem to come from the distant heavens : "' The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the...with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. * * We must disenthrall ourselves, and then we shall save our country. * * No personal significance...
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The Life and Public Services of Abraham Lincoln ...: Together with His State ...

Henry Jarvis Raymond, Francis Bicknell Carpenter - Presidents - 1865 - 866 pages
...Object whatsoever is possible, still the question recurs, " Can we do better?" The dogmas of the qniet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion...difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case ia new, no we must think anew, and act anew. We must disinthrall ourselves, and then we shall save...
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The Political History of the United States of America, During the Great ...

Edward McPherson - History - 1865 - 680 pages
...quiet past are inadequate to the elormy present The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we muet rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew. We must disenthrall ourselves, and then we shall save our country. Fellow-citizens, to cannot escape history....
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The Life and Public Services of Abraham Lincoln ...: Together with His State ...

Henry Jarvis Raymond - United States - 1865 - 886 pages
..."Can we all do better?" Object whatsoever is possible, still the question recurs, " Can we do better?" The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high ivith difliculty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our cose is new, o we must think anew, and...
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