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" The whole commerce between master and slave is a perpetual exercise of the most boisterous passions; the most unremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading submissions on the other. "
A compendium of American literature, arranged by C.D. Cleveland. Stereotyped ed - Page 76
edited by - 1862
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"Liberty": The Image and Superscription on Every Coin Issued by the United ...

Julius Rubens Ames - Antislavery movements - 1837 - 231 pages
...Appeal. SENTIMENTS OF STATESMEN. Thomas Jefferson, in 1782. *' The commerce between master and slnve is a perpetual exercise of the most boisterous passions,...unremitting despotism on, the one part, and degrading submission on the oilier. Can the liberties of the nation be thought secure, when we have refused the...
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American Slavery as it is: Testimony of a Thousand Witnesses

American Anti-Slavery Society - Slavery - 1839 - 224 pages
...will live forever. In his " Notes on Virginia," sixth Philadelphia edition, p. 251, he says, — " The WHOLE COMMERCE between master and slave, is a...unremitting DESPOTISM on the one part, and degrading submission on the other The parent storms, the child looks on, catches the lineaments of wrath, puts...
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American Slavery as it is: Testimony of a Thousand Witnesses

American Anti-Slavery Society - HISTORY - 1839 - 224 pages
...will live forever. In his " Notes on Virginia," sixth Philadelphia edition, p. 251, he says, — " The WHOLE COMMERCE between master and slave, is a...the most unremitting DESPOTISM on the one part, and degrad. ing submission on the other The parent slur ins, the child looks on, catches the lineaments...
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The Guardian Genius of the Federal Union, Or, Patriotic Admonitions on the ...

Thomas Branagan - Charity organization - 1839 - 104 pages
...Africans in the United States, in his " Notes on Virginia," makes these prophetic remarks, to wit : " The whole commerce between master and slave, is a...boisterous passions, the most unremitting despotism on one part, and degrading submission on the other. Our children see this, and learn to imitate it ; for...
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American scenery; or, Land, lake, and river illustrations of ..., Volume 2

Nathaniel Parker Willis - 1840
...here, as in the neighbourhood of the Natural Bridge, are people who have passed their lives within half a dozen miles, and have never been to survey these...must have shaken the earth itself to its centre." BARHYDT'S LAKE, NEAR SARATOGA. I DROVE to Barhydt's Lake, with the accomplished artist whose name is...
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Despotism in America: Or, An Inquiry Into the Nature and Results of the ...

Richard Hildreth - Slavery - 1840 - 186 pages
...enforcement of an usurped authority, either personally, or by his delegate, which he himself describes, as " a perpetual exercise of the most boisterous passions,...unremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading submission on the other." Ah Truth ! 'Tis thee alone that men should reverence ! Do they reverence...
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Notes on the United States of North America: During a ..., Volume 2

George Combe - Phrenology - 1841 - 494 pages
...be an unhappy influence on the manners of our people produced by the existence of slavery among us. The whole commerce between master and slave is a perpetual...unremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading submission on the other. Our children see this, and learn to imitate it; for man is an imitative animal....
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The Legion of Liberty!: And Force of Truth, Containing the Thoughts, Words ...

Julius Rubens Ames, Benjamin Lundy - Slavery - 1843 - 368 pages
...matehless system. THOMAS JEFFERSON. The whole commeree between master and slave is a perpetual exereise of the most boisterous passions ; the most unremitting...and degrading submissions on the other. Our children sec this and learn to imitate it ; for man is an imitative animal. This quality is the germ of all...
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New Englander and Yale Review, Volume 3

Edward Royall Tyler, William Lathrop Kingsley, George Park Fisher, Timothy Dwight - United States - 1845
...says Thomas Jefferson in his " Notes on Virginia" ? " The whole commerce between master and flu re is a perpetual exercise of the most boisterous passions,...unremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading submission on the other. . . . The parent storms, the child looks on, catches the lineaments of wrath,...
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The Universalist Quarterly and General Review, Volume 19

Universalism - 1862
...harm the slave-holders ? Not morally. Jefferson, who had ample opportunities for observation, said : " The whole commerce between master and slave is a perpetual...unremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading submission on the other. Our children see this and learn to imitate it The parent storms, the child...
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