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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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NATURE AND POWER OF THE SLAVE STATES

JOSIAH QUINCY - 1856
...Virginia," graphically exhibits " the unhappy influence on the manners of slaveholders by ttfe existence of slavery. The whole commerce between master and...unremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading submission on the other. Our children see this, learn to imitate it; for man is an imitative animal....
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Recent Speeches and Addresses, 1851-1855

Charles Sumner - United States - 1856 - 562 pages
...was reminded of the striking words by Jefferson, picturing the influence of Slavery, where he says, " 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 Prose Writers of America: With a Survey of the Intellectual History ...

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - American prose literature - 1856 - 552 pages
....Natural Bridge, arc people who have passed their lives within half a dozen miles, and have never N'eu to survey these monuments of a war between rivers...which must have shaken the earth itself to its centre. PARTY SPIRIT AND GOOD GOVERNMENT. FROM HIS FIRST INAHGCRAL AD: Du HI HO the contest of opinion through...
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The Englishman in Kansas: Or, Squatter Life and Border Warfare

Thomas H. Gladstone - Frontier and pioneer life - 1857 - 328 pages
...morals undepraved" whilst living in the midst of such a system. " The whole commerce," he writes, " between master and slave is a perpetual exercise of...unremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading submission on the other." As one of the chief founders of the republic, Jefferson, — in common with...
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Kansas: Or, Squatter Life and Border Warfare in the Far West

Thomas H. Gladstone - Frontier and pioneer life - 1857 - 295 pages
...morals undepraved" whilst living in the midst of such a system. "The whole commerce," he writes, " between master and slave is a perpetual exercise of...unremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading submission on the other." As one of the chief founders of the republic, Jefferson, — in common with...
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The Impending Crisis of the South: How to Meet it

Hinton Rowan Helper - Slavery - 1857 - 420 pages
...whole commerce between master and slave is a perpetual exercise of the most boisterous passions — tho most unremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading...on the other. Our children see this, and learn to imi'atc it ; for man is an imitative animal. This quality is the germ of all education in him. From...
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The Impending Crisis of the South: How to Meet it

Hinton Rowan Helper - Slavery - 1857 - 420 pages
...whole commerce between master and slave is a perpetual exercise of the most boisterous passions — thn most unremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading...on the other. Our children see this, and learn to imi'.atc it ; for man is an imitative animal. This quality is the germ of all education in him. From...
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Putnam's Monthly, Volume 10

1857
...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...exercise of the most boisterous passions — the most uaremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading submissions on the other. Oar children see this,...
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The Lutheran Home Journal, Volume 3

Lutheran Church - 1858
...yet-here, as in the neighborhood 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." Thus speaks the sage of Monticello ; we could not do justice to the subject without giving the reader...
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Ought American Slavery to be Perpetuated?: A Debate Between Rev. W. G ...

William Gannaway Brownlow - Slavery - 1858 - 305 pages
...our people, produced by the existence of slavery among us. The whole commerce between most of slaves is a perpetual exercise of the most boisterous passions...one part, and degrading submissions on the other." ****** 20* "And can the liberties of a nation be thought secure, when we have removed their only firm...
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