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" Certainly, gentlemen, it ought to be the happiness and glory of a representative to live in the strictest union, the closest correspondence, and the most unreserved communication with his constituents. "
Lives of illustrious ... Irishmen, ed. by J. Wills - Page 282
by Irishman - 1844
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke: A vindication of natural ...

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1756
...expresses himself (if I understand him rightly) in favour of the coercive authority of such instructions. Certainly, gentlemen, it ought to be the happiness...communication with his constituents. Their wishes ought to havei great weight with him ; their opinion, high respect ; their business, unremitted attention. It...
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Coke and Birc[h].: The Paper War, Carried on at the Nottingham Election ...

Elections - 1803 - 399 pages
...the candid perusal of the Electors of NOTTINGHAM. CKHTAIT? LT, gentleman, it ought to be the happiand glory of a Representative to live in the strictest...weight with him ; their opinion, high respect; their otrsiness, uuremitted attention. It is his duty to sacrifice his repose, his pleasure, his satisfaction,...
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 223

1916
...hideous nightmare. But even Burke recognised the general responsibility of a member of Parliament to his constituents : ' Their wishes ' ought to have...' respect ; their business, unremitted attention.' And even while claiming that a member of Parliament ought not to sacrifice his ' enlightened conscience...
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The General Biographical Dictionary:: Containing an Historical and Critical ...

Alexander Chalmers - Biography - 1813
...of their, constituents," out of the reach of all future litigation. "Certainly, gentlemen," says he, "it ought to be the happiness and glory of a representative...respect; their business, unremitted attention ; it iğ his duty to sacrifice his repose, his pleasures, his satisfactions, to theirs; and above all, ever...
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Maxims, Opinions and Characters, Moral, Political, and Economical, Volume 1

Edmond Burke - English literature - 1815
...reason, instinct is always in the right. INSTRUCTIONS FROM CONSTITUENTS TO THEIR MEMBERS. CERTAINLY, it ought to be the happiness and glory of a representative,...him ; their opinion high respect ; their business unretnkted attention. It is his duty to sacrifice his repose, his pleasures, his satisfactions, to...
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The North American Review, Volume 165

North American review and miscellaneous journal - 1897
...me when I first read it many years ago, at the time of my own election to Parliament. Burke said : "It ought to be the happiness and glory of a representative...wishes ought to have great weight with him, their opinions high respect, their business unremltted attention. It is his duty to sacrifice his repose,...
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The Works of the Right Hon. Edmund Burke: With a Biographical and ..., Volume 1

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1834 - 2 pages
...expresses himself (if I understand him riirhtly) in favour of the coercive authority of such instructions. Certainly, gentlemen, it ought to be the happiness...him ; their opinion high respect ; their business unremittcd attention. It is his duty to sacrifice his repose, his pleasures, his satisfactions, to...
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The Works of Edmund Burke, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1834
...expresses himself (if 1 understand him rightly) in favour of the coercive authority of such instructions. ̭Zy Q [ a Va 칧 } w= zr h e朷 m - |O nz N8 :l = N; ׏l b*(ᦥMk@ d;Sq) Z .: N re* spect; their business unremiited attention. It is his duty to sacrifice hie repose, his pleasures,...
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The works of ... Edmund Burke, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - 1834
...expresses himself (if I understand him rightly) in favour of the coercive authority of such instructions. " Certainly, gentlemen, it ought to be the happiness...unreserved communication with his constituents. Their ğishes ought to have great weight with him ; their opinion high respect ; their business unremittcd...
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Practical Elocution: Containing Illustrations of the Principles of Reading ...

Samuel Niles Sweet - Elocution - 1843 - 300 pages
...understand him rightly, in favor of a coercive authority of instructions from constituents. Certainly, it ought to be the happiness and glory of a representative,...most unreserved communication with his constituents, 2. Their wishes ought to have great weight with him ; their opinion high respect ; their business,...
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