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" In the discharge of this trust, I will only say, that I have, with good intentions, contributed towards the organization and administration of the government, the best exertions of which a very fallible judgment was capable. Not unconscious, in the outset,... "
Addresses of the Successive Presidents to Both Houses of Congress, at the ... - Page iv
by United States. President - 1805 - 228 pages
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Memoirs of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Volume 1

Historical Society of Pennsylvania - Bibliography - 1826
...will read it to you, it is in these words." " In the discharge of this trust I will only say, that 1 have with good intentions contributed towards the...strengthened the motives to diffidence of myself." If it be possible to find a man among those whom . be esteemed, capable of offering to him such a...
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Eloquence of the United States, Volume 5

Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1827
...undertook the arduous trust, were explained on the proper occasion. In the discharge of this trust I will only say, that I have with good intentions contributed...motives to diffidence of myself; and every day the increasing weight of years admonishes me more and more, that the shade of retirement is as necessary...
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Eloquence of the United States, Volume 5

Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1827
...undertook the arduous trust, were explained on the proper occasion. lathe discharge of this trust I will only say, that I have with good intentions contributed towards the organisation and administration of the government, the best exertions of which a very fallible judgment...
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An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors

J[ohn] H[anbury]. Dwyer - Elocution - 1828 - 298 pages
...undertook the arduous trust, were explained on the properoccasion. In the discharge of this trust, I will only say, that I have with good intentions contributed...motives to diffidence of myself; and every day the increasing weight of years admonishes me more and more that the shade of retirement is as necessary...
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History of the United States: To which is Prefixed a Brief Historical ...

Noah Webster - United States - 1832 - 324 pages
...undertook the arduous trust, were explained on the proper occasion. In the discharge of this trust, I will only say, that I have, with good intentions,...still more in the eyes of others, has strengthened the motive to diffidence of myself; and, every day, the increasing weight of years admonishes me more and...
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Declaration of Independence ... with the Names, Places of Residence, &c. of ...

United States - 1833 - 43 pages
...undertook the arduous trust, were explained on the proper occasion. In the discharge of this trust I will only say that I have, with good intentions, contributed...motives to diffidence of myself; and every day the increasing weight of years admonishes me more and more, that the shade of retirement is as necessary...
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The Life of George Washington: With Curious Ancedotes, Equally Honourale to ...

Mason Locke Weems - 1833 - 228 pages
...undertook the arduous trust, were explained on the proper occasion. In the discharge of this trust, I will only say, that I have, with good intentions,...motives to diffidence of myself: and every day the increasing weight of years admonishes me more and more that the shade of retirement is as necessary...
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The Life of John Jay: Miscellaneous and official correspondence

William Jay - Judges - 1833
...opinion of your modesty: I will read it to you; it is in these words: " In the discharge of this trust, I will only say, that I have, with good intentions,...qualifications, experience in my own eyes, perhaps s/t// more in the eyes of others, has strengthened the motives to diffidence of myself." If it be possible...
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The Life of John Jay: Miscellaneous and official correspondence

William Jay - Judges - 1833
...• • . . • • '• v ' . .- • • . • .*'• . ' I \ ". In -the discharge of this trust, I will only say, that I have, with good intentions,...judgment was capable. Not unconscious, in the outset, pf the inferiority of my qualifications, experience, in my own eyes, perhaps still more in the eyes...
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The Lives of George Washington and Thomas Jefferson: With a Parallel ...

Stephen Simpson - Presidents - 1833 - 389 pages
...undertook the arduous trust, were explained on the proper occasion. In the discharge of this trust, I will only say, that I have with good intentions contributed towards the organisation and administration of the government, the best exertions of which a very fallible judgment...
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