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" For the result, as it respects myself I care not ; for I have a consolation within, that no earthly efforts can deprive me of, and that is, that neither ambitious nor interested motives have influenced my conduct. The arrows of malevolence, therefore,... "
Presidential Courage: Brave Leaders and How They Changed America 1789-1989 - Page 31
by Michael R. Beschloss - 2007 - 400 pages
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THE WRITINGS OF GEORGE WASHINGTON; BEING THE CORRESPONDENCE, ADDRESSES ...

JARED SPARKS - 1855
...point. But in what will this abuse terminate 1 For the result, as it respects myself, I care not; for I have a consolation within,, that no earthly efforts...pointed, never can reach the most vulnerable part of me ; though, whilst I am up as a mark, they will be continually aimed. The publications in Freneau's and...
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History of the Republic of the United States of America: As Traced ..., Volume 5

John Church Hamilton - 1879
...observes, "But in what will this abuse terminate ? Forthe result as it respects myself, I care not, for I have a consolation within, that no earthly, efforts...pointed, never can reach the most vulnerable part of me : though whilst I am up as a mark, they will be continually aimed. "The publications in Freneau's and...
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Life of Maj. Gen. Henry Lee: ... Added the Life of Gen. T. Sumter ....

Cecil B. Hartley - 1859 - 351 pages
...point. " But in what will this abuse terminate ? For the result, as it respects myself, I care not ; for I have a consolation within, that no earthly efforts...pointed, never can reach the most vulnerable part of me ; though, whilst I am up as a mark, they will be continually aimed. The publications in Freneau's and...
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Chronicle of the conquest of Granada

Washington Irving - 1859
...induce him to swerve from that policy. " I have consolation within," said he, " that no earthly effort .can deprive me of, and that is, that neither ambitious...malevolence, therefore, however barbed and well pointed, can never reach the most vulnerable part of me; though, whilst I am set up as a mark, they will be...
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Life of George Washington: Written for Children

E. Cecil - 1859 - 258 pages
...dispute, being on neither eide. abuse terminate? For the result, as it respects myself, I care not ; for I have a consolation within, that no earthly efforts...interested motives have influenced my conduct." The behavior of a new French minister, who arrived in this country in the spring of 1793, caused the President...
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Life of Washington: A Biography, Personal, Military, and Political, Volume 3

Benson John Lossing - 1860
...respects myself," he said in a letter to Governor Lee on the twenty-first of July, " I care not ; for I have a consolation within, that no earthly efforts...well pointed, never can reach the most vulnerable point of me ; though, whilst I am up as a mark, they will be continually aimed. The publications in...
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Works, Volume 39

Washington Irving - 1857
...induce him to swerve from that policy. ' ' I have consolation within," said he, "that no earthly effort can deprive me of, and that is, that neither ambitious...malevolence, therefore, however barbed and well pointed, can never reach the most vulnerable part of me ; though, whilst I am set up as a mark they will be...
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History of the Republic of the United States of America: As Traced ..., Volume 5

John Church Hamilton - 1864
...observes, "But in what will this abuse terminate ? For the result as it respects myself, I care not, for I have a consolation within, that no earthly, efforts...pointed, never can reach the most vulnerable part of me ; though whilst I am up as a mark, they will be continually aimed. "The publications in Freneau's and...
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History of the Republic of the United States of America: As Traced ..., Volume 5

John Church Hamilton - 1864
...observes, "But in what will this abuse terminate ? For the result as it respects myself, I care not, for I have a consolation within, that no earthly, efforts...pointed, never can reach the most vulnerable part of me ; though whilst I am up as a mark, they will be continually aimed. "The publications in Freneau's and...
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Irving's Works: Life of George Washington

Washington Irving - 1882
...induce him to swerve from that policy. " I have consolation within," said he, " that no earthly effort can deprive me of, and that is, that neither ambitious...malevolence, therefore, however barbed and well pointed, can never reach the most vulnerable part of me ; though, whilst I am set up as a mark they will be...
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