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" Where popular discontents have been very prevalent; it may well be affirmed and supported, that there has been generally something found amiss in the constitution, or in the conduct of Government. The people have no interest in disorder. When they do... "
The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal - Page 281
1827
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 74

English literature - 1844
...anthority, the Due de Sully, who has recorded this impression of the canses of popular eruptions — ' Pour la populace, ce n'est jamais par envie d'attaquer qu'elle se souleve, mais par impatience de souffrir.' It was an orator, a popular advocate, and a zealous asserter of the rights of the many,...
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History of the eighteenth century and of the nineteenth till the ..., Volume 2

Friedrich Christoph Schlosser - 1844
...of the people. The people have no interest in disorder : when they do wrong, it is their error and not their crime. But with the governing part of the state it is far otherwise." In this paper also, a regeneration of the nation, such as was called for in France in 1 789, is as...
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History of the Eighteenth Century and of the Nineteenth Till the ..., Volume 2

Friedrich Christoph Schlosser - Europe - 1844
...disputes between them and their rulers, the presumption is at least upon a par in favour of the people. The people have no interest in disorder : when they do wrong, it is their error and not their crime. But with the governing part of the state it is far otherwise." In this paper also,...
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The Works and Correspondence of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 3

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1852
...there has been generally something found amiss in the constitution, or in the conduct of government. The people have no interest in disorder. When they do wrong, it is their error, and not their crime. But with the governing part of the state, it is far otherwise. They certainly...
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The Works and Correspondence of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 3

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1852
...there has been generally something found amiss in the constitution, or in the conduct of government. The people have no interest in disorder. When they do wrong, it is their error, and not their crime. But with the governing part of the state, it is far otherwise. They certainly...
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Historical Sketches of Statesmen who Flourished in the Time of George III.

Henry Brougham Baron Brougham and Vaux - France - 1853 - 247 pages
...there has been generally something found amiss in the constitution or in the conduct of government. The people have no interest in disorder. When they...saying of Sully: " Pour la populace, ce n'est jamais parenvie d'attaquer qu'elle se souleve, mais par impatience de souffrir." (Ib. 224.) Again, of the...
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Pictures from the Battle Fields

Eustace Clare Grenville Murray - Crimean War, 1853-1856 - 1855 - 259 pages
...caprice des peuples. Rien ne reVolte les grands d'un royaume comme un gouvernement foible et de'range'. Pour la populace ce n'est jamais par envie d'attaquer qu'elle se souleve, mais par impatience de souffrir." — (Mfm. de Sully, torn. ip 133.) "These are the words of a great man ; of a minister of...
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Pictures from the Battle Fields. By “The Roving Englishman” [E. C. Grenville ...

Eustace Clare Grenville Murray - Crimean War, 1853-1856 - 1856 - 259 pages
...caprice des peuples. Rien ne reVolte les grands d'un royaume comme un gouvernement faible et de'range'. Pour la populace ce n'est jamais par envie d'attaquer qu'elle se souleve, mais par impatience de souffrir." — (Mem. de Sully, tom. ip 133.) "These are the words of a great man ; of a minister of...
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A new dictionary of quotations from the Greek, Latin, and modern languages ...

Greek - 1859
...there has been generally something found amiss with the constitution, or in the conduct of government ; the people have no interest in disorder ; when they...governing part of the state it is far otherwise." Pour la representation. Fr. — " To do the honours." Pour passer le temps. Fr. — " To while away...
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Works, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - 1865
...PRESENT DISCONTENTS. 441 something found amiss in the constitution, or in the\ conduct of government. The people have no interest in disorder^ When they do wrong, it is their errorj and not their crime. But with the governing part of the state, it is far otherwise. They certainly...
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