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" ... there are particular moments in public affairs, when the people, stimulated by some irregular passion, or some illicit advantage, or misled by the artful misrepresentations of interested men, may call for measures which they themselves will afterwards... "
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Philosophy, The Federalist, and the Constitution

Morton White - 1989 - 286 pages
...governments, and actually will in all free governments ultimately prevail over the views of its rulers; so there are particular moments in public affairs, when...men, may call for measures which they themselves will afterwards be the most ready to lament and condemn. In these critical moments, how salutary will be...
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One United People: The Federalist Papers and the National Idea

Edward Millican
...governments, and actually will in all free governments ultimately prevail over the views of its rulers; so there are particular moments in public affairs, when...men, may call for measures which they themselves will afterwards be the most ready to lament and condemn." The Senate can "suspend the blow meditated by...
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Democracy and Deliberation: New Directions for Democratic Reform

James S. Fishkin - 1991 - 147 pages
...governments and actually will, in all free governments, ultimately prevail over the views of its rulers; so there are particular moments in public affairs when...men, may call for measures which they themselves will afterwards be the most ready to lament and condemn. In these critical moments, how salutary will be...
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Dirty Politics: Deception, Distraction, and Democracy

Kathleen Hall Jamieson - 1993 - 335 pages
...governments, ultimately prevail over the views of its rulers," noted Madison in Federalist number 63, "so there are particular moments in public affairs when...men, may call for measures which they themselves will afterwards be the most ready to lament and condemn." The likelihood that the public will be misled...
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The Rational Public: Fifty Years of Trends in Americans' Policy Preferences

Benjamin I. Page, Robert Y. Shapiro - 2010 - 506 pages
...sometimes be necessary as a defense to the people against their own temporary errors and delusions. . . . (T)here are particular moments in public affairs when...men, may call for measures which they themselves will afterwards be the most ready to lament and condemn. (Hamilton, Madison, and Jay 1961 [1787-1788], p....
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Nationalism: Five Roads to Modernity

Liah Greenfeld - 1992 - 581 pages
...exhausts and murders itself." 61 Publius (either Hamilton or Madison) warned in the Federalist #63: "There are particular moments in public affairs when...or some illicit advantage, or misled by the artful representations of interested men, may call for measures which they themselves will afterwards be the...
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Restoration

George F. Will - 2010 - 272 pages
...against their own temporary errors and delusions." There will, he said, be occasions when people will be "stimulated by some irregular passion, or some illicit advantage, or misled by artful misrepresentations of interested men." Then the people may demand measures they will later regret....
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Heave-Ho: Phase Two

Gyeorgos C. Hatonn - 1994 - 208 pages
...governments, and actually will in all free governments, ultimately prevail over the views of its rulers; so there are particular moments in public affairs when...men, may call for measures which they themselves will afterwards be the most ready to lament and condemn. In these critical moments, how salutary will be...
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Trust: Representatives and Constituents

William T. Bianco - 1994 - 216 pages
...Federalist No. 63, James Madison argued that, ". . . there are particular moments in public affairs where the people, stimulated by some irregular passion,...men, may call for measures which they themselves will afterwards be the most ready to lament and condemn." Madison's concerns were shared by opponents of...
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Fairness and Competence in Citizen Participation: Evaluating Models for ...

Ortwin Renn, Thomas Webler, Peter Wiedemann, Peter M. Wiedemann - 1995 - 381 pages
...for the need for a Senate - a relatively small body of citizens with relatively long tenure. He said: "[T]here are particular moments in public affairs...men, may call for measures which they themselves will afterwards be the most ready to lament and condemn. In these critical moments, how salutary will be...
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