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" My country, may she ever be right, but right or wrong, my country! "
Independence for the Philippine Islands: Hearings Before the Committee on ... - Page 113
by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Territories and Insular Affairs - 1932 - 658 pages
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The Journal of speculative philosophy: Ed. by Wm. T. Harris. microform, Volume 6

Philosophy - 1872
...American officer once expressed this subordination of moral to political duties in the following toast: "My country — may she ever be right; but, right or wrong, my country." This is, perhaps, only the feeling of patriotism ; but the insight of Cassius was deeper, for he comprehended...
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System of Shakespeare's Dramas, Volume 2

Denton Jaques Snider - 1877
...American officer once expressed this subordination of moral to political duties in the following toast: " My country — may she ever be right; but, right or wrong, my country." This is, perhaps, only the feeling of patriotism; but the insight of Cassius was deeper, for he comprehended...
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The Native American, Volume 17

Indians of North America - 1916
...viciously. Our desire to do our duty to our country may sometimes cause us to quote the famous toast, "My country, may she ever be right, but right or wrong, my coun•Reproduced from address to Phoenix Im ian School YMCA by request. try!" yet men who say this...
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Proceedings of the ... Annual Meeting of the Indiana State Bar Association

Indiana State Bar Association (1916- ) - Bar associations - 1902
...this presence. Of the lawyer's loyalty to his client much has been said. Too much can not be said. "My country, may she ever be right, but right or wrong, my country," is a beautiful and proper sentiment. Lawyers believe it fervently and live it earnestly. They expand...
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Buffalo Medical Journal, Volume 59

Medicine - 1904
...gallant officers of our navy. It is said of him that on his death bed he gave this toast : "Here's to my country, may she ever be right, but right or wrong, my country." May each and every one of you nurses and internes, ever manifest the same spirit of loyalty to the...
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The Conquest of the Southwest: The Story of a Great Spoliation : Illustrated

Cyrus Townsend Brady - Mexican War, 1846-1848 - 1905 - 293 pages
...begun, it was very hard not to espouse the cause of the United States, no matter whose the fault. " My country, may she ever be right; but right or wrong, my country," Stephen Decatur's famous phrase, has an appeal which it is difficult for the sternest patriot, the...
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Half-hours in Southern History

John Lesslie Hall - Confederate States of America - 1907 - 320 pages
...ought to stand by the government, just as many of us Americans think in regard to matters of our day. "My country, may she ever be right, but right or wrong, my country" — this is the feeling of a great number of patriotic men in all ages. "Taxation without representation"...
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What One Grand Army Post Has Accomplished: History of Edward W. Kinsley Post ...

Grand Army of the Republic. Department of Massachusetts. Edward W. Kinsley Post, no. 113 - United States - 1913 - 420 pages
...American influence and power it would be well to consider the possible benefits which may come to us. "My country, may she ever be right, but right or wrong, My Country." His Oration was listened to with the closest attention, and the applause was spontaneous and frequent....
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Savage Survivals

John Howard Moore - Ethics, Evolutionary - 1916 - 191 pages
...one's place of living. It is the instinct of partiality — the instinct which prompts one to say: "My Country! May she ever be right. But right or wrong, my Country!" "Patriotism," as it is usually understood, is an expression of the tribal instinct. The true patriot...
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The Church and International Relations - Japan: Report of the Commission on ...

Charles S. Macfarland, Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America. Commission on Relations with Japan - Christianity and international relations - 1917 - 312 pages
...duty to stand by everything that our country does, irrespective of its moral quality. Men have said, 'My country! May she ever be right; but, right or wrong, my country.' There is a sense in which that is true, but in the sense that the words naturally suggest, that is...
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