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" ... become his master. It betrays his discretion, it breaks down his courage, it conquers his prudence. When suspicions from without begin to embarrass him, and the net of circumstance to entangle him, the fatal secret struggles with still greater violence... "
Speeches and Forensic Arguments - Page 452
by Daniel Webster - 1830 - 520 pages
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Credo

Luther Tracy Townsend - 1870 - 444 pages
...eyes, and almost hears its workings in the very silence of his thoughts. It must be confessed. It will be confessed. There is no refuge from confession but suicide, and suicide is confession." Mr. Webster did not commit that murder ; yet he knew something of the human heart and the power of...
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The Book of Oratory: Compiled for the Use of Colleges, Academies, and the ...

Mother Angela Gillespie, Member of the Order of the Holy Cross - 1871 - 648 pages
...tat secret struggles, with still greater violence, to burst forth. It must be confessed ; — it will be confessed ; — there is no refuge from confession but suicide — and suicide is confession t DANIEL WEBSTES 8. AN APPEAL TO THE JURY. [PHILLIPS la one of the moat brilliant orators of the »ge.j...
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A Manual of American Literature: Designed for the Use of Schools of Advanced ...

Noble Kibby Royse - 1872 - 364 pages
...the fatal secret struggles with still greater violence to burst forth. It must be confessed, it will be confessed; there is no refuge from confession but suicide, and suicide is confession. The remaining great theatre of Webster's oratory is, undoubtedly, represented in its highest perfection...
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The Sixth Reader of the United States Series: Embracing, in Brief, the ...

Marcius Willson - 1872 - 372 pages
...the fatal secret struggles with still greater violence to burst forth. It must be confessed, it will be confessed ; there is no refuge from confession but suicide — and suicide is confession. [The Argument, which embraces nine tenths of the entire speech, is here wholly omitted. The following...
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Literature of the English Language: Comprising Representative Selections ...

Ephraim Hunt - 1872 - 640 pages
...the fatal secret struggles with still greater violence to burst forth. It must be confessed ; it will be confessed : there is no refuge from confession but suicide ; and suicide is confession. REPLY TO HAYNE. IT was put as a question for me to answer, and so put as if it were difficult for me...
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CREDO.

1872
...eyes, and almost hears its workings in the very silence of his thoughts. It must be confessed. It will be confessed. There is no refuge from confession but suicide, and suicide is confession." Mr. Webster did not commit that murder; yet he knew something of the human heart and the power of a...
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The Sixth Progressive Reader, Or Oratorical Class-book: With a Treatise on ...

Patrick O'Shea - 1873 - 474 pages
...the fatal secret struggles with still greater violence to burst forth. It must be confessed, it will be confessed, there is no refuge from confession but suicide, and suicide is con fession. THE BURIAL OF SIR JOHN MOORE. — Wolfe. Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As...
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Text-book of Prose: From Burke, Webster, and Bacon : with Notes, and ...

Henry Norman Hudson - 1876 - 636 pages
...the fatal secret struggles with still greater violence to burst forth. It must be confessed, it will be confessed ; there is no refuge from confession...been, and is, much excitement, and strange indeed it would be, had it been otherwise. Should not all the peaceable and well-disposed naturally feel concerned,...
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Western Wilds, and the Men who Redeem Them: An Authentic Narrative ...

John Hanson Beadle - 1877 - 624 pages
...can bestow it and say it is safe. The human heart was not made to be the depository of such a secret. There is no refuge from confession but suicide ; and suicide is confession." Even the banded murderers of Mormondom could not keep it. There were too many concerned. There were...
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Western Wilds, and the Men who Redeem Them: An Authentic Narrative ...

John Hanson Beadle - 1877 - 624 pages
...can bestow it and say it is safe. The human heart was not made to be the depository of such a secret. There is no refuge from confession but suicide ; and suicide is confession." Even the banded murderers of Mormondom could not keep it. There were too many concerned. There were...
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