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" The basis of our political Systems is the right of the people to make and to alter their Constitutions of Government. But the Constitution which at any time exists, 'till changed by an explicit and authentic act of the whole People, is sacredly obligatory... "
Pictorial Life of George Washington: Embracing Anecdotes, Illustrative of ... - Page 176
by Horatio Hastings Weld - 1846 - 214 pages
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The Legislative Guide, Containing All the Rules for Conducting Business in ...

Joseph Bartlett Burleigh - Parliamentary practice - 1853 - 317 pages
...maxims of true Liberty. — The basis of our political systems is the right of the people to make and to alter their Constitutions of Government. — But the...obligatory upon all. — The very idea of the power and the right of the People to establish Government, presupposes the duty of every individual to obey the...
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Annual Record of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Massachussets

Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Massachusetts - 1853
...parts, who established the Union. Our great Washington, in his Farewell Address, has told us all, that "The Constitution which at any time exists, till changed...sacredly obligatory upon all. The very idea of the powers and right of the People to establish Government, presupposes the duty of individuals to obey...
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The Rhode Island Register, for the Year 1853 [and 1856 ..., Volume 1

Rhode Island - 1853 - 180 pages
...1. In the words of the Father of his Country, we declare, that " the basis of our political systems is the right of the people to make and alter their constitutions of government ; but that the constitution which at any time exists, till changed by an explicit and authentic act of the...
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Constitutional Amendments Seeking to Balance the Budget and Limit Federal ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Monopolies and Commercial Law - Budget - 1983 - 685 pages
...awesome one. George Washington said in his farewell address that, "The basis of our political system is the right of the people to make and alter their constitutions of government." But, it was Abraham Lincoln who some years later cautioned, "No slight occasion should tempt us to touch...
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Early American Writing

Giles B. Gunn - Fiction - 1994 - 629 pages
...maxims of true Liberty. The basis of our political systems is the right of the people to make and to alter their constitutions of government. But the constitution...obligatory upon all. The very idea of the power and the right of the people to establish government presupposes the duty of every individual to obey the...
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The Myth of American Individualism: The Protestant Origins of American ...

Barry Alan Shain - History - 1996 - 416 pages
...potential elasticity of such appeals. He assured his audience that "the basis of our political system is the right of the people to make and alter their constitutions of government." He then warned that "the constitution which at anytime exists, until changed by an explicit and authentic...
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Military Order of World Wars

History - 1996 - 208 pages
...this age and generation: "The basis of our political systems is the right of the people to make and to alter their constitutions of Government; but the Constitution...the whole people, is sacredly obligatory upon all. Towards the preservation of your Government, and the permanency of your present happy state, it is...
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A Sacred Union of Citizens: George Washington's Farewell Address and the ...

Matthew Spalding, Patrick J. Garrity - History - 1996 - 216 pages
...maxims of true Liberty. The basis of our political systems is the right of the people to make and to alter their Constitutions of Government. But the Constitution...obligatory upon all. The very idea of the power and the right of the People to establish Government presupposes the duty of every Individual to obey the...
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Proposals for a Constitutional Amendment to Provide Rights for Victims of ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary - Reparation - 1996 - 250 pages
...political systems is the right of the people to make and alter (heir constitutions of government; but thai the constitution which at any time exists, till changed by an explicit and auUicntic act of the whole people, is sacredly obligatory upon all." SEC. 2. All free governments are...
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From Many, One: Readings in American Political and Social Thought

Richard C. Sinopoli - Political Science - 1996 - 448 pages
...maxims of true Liberty. The basis of our political systems is the right of the people to make and to alter their Constitutions of Government. But the Constitution...obligatory upon all. The very idea of the power and the right of the People to establish Government presupposes the duty of every Individual to obey the...
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