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" It is too probable that no plan we propose will be adopted. Perhaps another dreadful conflict is to be sustained. If, to please the people, we offer what we ourselves disapprove, how can we afterwards defend our work ? Let us raise a standard to which... "
History of the Formation of the Constitution of the United States of America - Página 8
por George Bancroft - 1882
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The Washingtoniana: Containing a Sketch of the Life and Death of the Late ...

1802 - 440 páginas
...had more than usual solemnity. His eye was fixed, and seemed to look into futurity. " It is (said he) too probable that no plan we propose will be adopted. Perhaps another dreadful conis to be sustained, If, to please the people, we offer what tre ourselves disapprove, how can we...
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Niagara Index, Volumen33

1900 - 342 páginas
...remedy would mean disaster to America, and Washington knew it. Rising from his President's chair, he said : " It is too probable that no plan we propose...If to please the people we offer what we ourselves disprove, how can we afterward defend our work. Let us raise a standard to which the wise and honest...
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The Nineteenth Century, Volumen26

1889 - 1088 páginas
...figure drawn up to its full height, he exclaimed in tones unwontedly solemn with suppressed emotion, ' It is too probable that no plan -we propose will be...we offer what we ourselves disapprove, how can we afterwards defend our work P Let us raise a standard to which the wise and the honest can repair: the...
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Five-minute Declamations, Volumen2

Walter K. Fobes - 1899 - 266 páginas
...organize, when success seemed hopeless, and despair suggested fatal compromise, Washington said, —" If to please the people we offer what we ourselves disapprove, how can we afterwards defend our work ? Let us raise a standard to which the wise and honest can repair; the event...
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Historical Record ...: The Early History of Wyoming Valley and ..., Volúmenes1-3

1887 - 636 páginas
...closed doors. Washington presided and he succeeded in binding the men together in a common oaase. He said: "It is too probable that no plan we propose...sustained. If, to please the people, we offer what we oarselvee disapprove, how oan we afterward defend oar work? Let as raise a standard to which wise and...
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Report of the Board of Trustees of Public Schools of the City of Washington

District of Columbia. Board of Trustees of Public Schools - 1888 - 940 páginas
...Washington, standing self-collected in the midst of them, his countenance more than usually solemn, his eyes seeming to look into futurity, said; 'It is too probable...we offer what we ourselves disapprove, how can we afterwards defend our work f Let us raise a standard to which tho wise and the honest can repair: the...
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The Critical Period of American History: 1783-1789

John Fiske - 1888 - 624 páginas
...law, so long as the weakness of human nature shall endure. In tones unwontedly solemn he exclaimed, "It is too probable that no plan we propose will be...adopted. Perhaps another dreadful conflict is to be a ?P eal sustained. If, to please the people, we offer what we ourselves disapprove, how can we afterward...
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The Historical Record, Volúmenes2-3

Frederick Charles Johnson - 1888 - 442 páginas
...closed doors. Washington presided and be succeeded in blnding the men together in a common cause. He said: "It is too probable that no plan we propose will be adopted. Perhaps another dreadful conflict ia to be sustained. If, to please the people, we offer what we ourselves disapprove, how oan we afterward...
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George Washington, Volumen2

Henry Cabot Lodge - 1889 - 420 páginas
...occasions Washington is reported by Gouverneur Morris, in a eulogy delivered twelve years later, to have said : " It is too probable that no plan we propose...we offer what we ourselves disapprove, how can we afterwards defend our work ? Let us raise a standard to which the wise and honest can repair. The event...
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The Nineteenth Century, Volumen26

1889 - 1264 páginas
...figure drawn up to its full height, he exclaimed in tones unwontedly solemn with suppressed emotion, ' It is too probable that no plan we propose will be...conflict is to be sustained. If, to please the people, we ofifer what we ourselves disapprove, how can we afterwards defend our work P Let us raise a standard...
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