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" The parent storms, the child looks on, catches the lineaments of wrath, puts on the same airs in the circle of smaller slaves, gives a loose to the worst of passions, and thus nursed, educated, and daily exercised in tyranny, cannot but be stamped by... "
"Liberty": The Image and Superscription on Every Coin Issued by the United ... - Page 13
by Julius Rubens Ames - 1837 - 231 pages
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The History and Topography of the United States of America, Volume 1

John Howard Hinton - United States - 1850 - 1008 pages
...daily exercised in tyranny, cannot but be stamped with its odious peculiarities. The man must indeed be a prodigy who can retain his manners and morals undepraved by such circumstances. With what execration then should the statesman be loaded, who, permitting one-half of the citizens...
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Orations and Speeches [1845-1850], Volume 2

Charles Sumner - Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1850 - 498 pages
...share the degradation to which he dooms his fellow-man. " He must be a prodigy," says Jefferson, " who can retain his manners and morals undepraved by such circumstances." And this is not all. The whole social fabric is disorganized ; labor loses its dignity ; industry sickens...
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The Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review, Volume 24

1851 - 796 pages
...describes the "child reared in the midst of slavery as marked with odious peculiarities," and adds, " the man must be a prodigy who can retain his manners and his morals undepraved by such circumstances ;" and again, " with the morals of a people, their indratry...
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A Laconic Manual and Brief Remarker: Containing Over a Thousand Subjects ...

Charles Simmons - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1852 - 578 pages
...circle of smaller slaves, gives loose to his worst of passions; and thus nursed, educated, and daily exercised in tyranny, cannot but be stamped by it...manners and morals undepraved by such circumstances. [See 973.] 893. SLAVERY, DANGEROUS. Jefferson. The hour of emancipation must come ; but whether it...
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The Modern British Essayists: Smith, Sydney. Works

English essays - 1852 - 498 pages
...circle of smaller slaves, gives loose to the worst of passions; and thus nursed, educated, and daily exercised in tyranny, cannot but be stamped by it...peculiarities. The man must be a prodigy who can retain his morals and manners undepraved by such circumstances.' — Notes, p. 241." — hall, p. 459. The following...
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Putnam's Monthly, Volume 10

164 pages
...cannot but bo stamped by it with odious peculiarities. The man must be a prodigy who can retain hia manners and morals undepraved by such circumstances....loaded, who, permitting one half the citizens thus to tramplo on the rights of the other, transforms those into despots, and these into enemies — destroys...
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Speeches in Congress [1841-1852]

Joshua Reed Giddings - Slavery - 1853 - 530 pages
...passions, the most unremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading submission on the other. " The man must be a prodigy who can retain his manners and morals undepraved by such circumstances." All who were present to hear his speech on Friday last, will admit that the gentleman from Virginia...
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Speeches in Congress [1841-1852]

Joshua Reed Giddings - Slavery - 1853 - 538 pages
...the most unremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading submission on the other. " The man mast be a prodigy who can retain his manners and morals undepraved by such circumstances." All who were present to hear his speech on Friday last, will admit that the gentleman from Virginia...
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The Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review, Volume 28

Commerce - 1853 - 798 pages
...associate with them, is well known to all careful and observing parents." P. 216. So said Jefferson : " The man must be a prodigy who can retain his manners and morals uncontnminated," [in the midst of slavery.] Judge Tucker of Virginia, said, in 1801 : " I say nothing...
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Five Hundred Thousand Strokes for Freedom: A Series of Anti-slavery ..., Issue 2

Wilson Armistead - Antislavery movements - 1853 - 384 pages
...the circle of smaller slaves, gives loose to his worst passions, and thus nursed, educated, and daily exercised in TYRANNY, cannot but be stamped by it with odious peculiarities." — Jefferson. If slaveholding be not tyranny, what practice can be deserving of that name ? The definition...
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