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Burke and Adams had much in common. Adams read Burke's Philosophical Inquiry, for example, as part of his preparation for life and ...
"Wherever there's Kellys there's trouble," said Burke,
"Wherever fighting's the game,
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Many counterrevolutionary books have been written in favor of the Revolution. But Burke has written a revolutionary book against t ...
The greatest and truest models for all orators ... is Demosthenes. One who has not studied deeply and constantly all the great spe ...
And haughtier-headed Burke that proved the State a tree,
That this unconquerable labyrinth of the birds, century after centur
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I declare this tower is my symbol; I declare
This winding, gyring, spiring treadmill of a stair is my ancestrail stair;
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Whether they knew or not,
Goldsmith and Burke, Swift and the Bishop of Cloyne
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To survive there, you need the ambition of a Latin-American revolutionary, the ego of a grand opera tenor, and the physical stamin ...
The tyranny of a multitude is a multiplied tyranny.
A nation is not conquered which is perpetually to be conquered.
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