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The King [Charles II] after the Restoration accused the poet, Edmund Waller, of having made finer verses in praise of Oliver Cromw ...
"A man," said Oliver Cromwell, "never rises so high as when he knows not whither he is going." Dreams and drunkenness, the use of ...
Society is an illusion to the young citizen. It lies before him in rigid repose, with certain names, men, and institutions, rooted ...
I have seen in this revolution a circular motion of the sovereign power through two usurpers, father and son, to the late King to ...
Cromwell, I charge thee, fling away ambition,
By that sin fell the angels; how can man then,
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He was one of that class of whom we hear a great deal, but, for the most part, see nothing at all,--the Puritans. It would be in v ...
He was not in the least a rhetorician, was not talking to Buncombe or his constituents anywhere, had no need to invent anything bu ...
What journeyings on foot and on horseback through the wilderness, to preach the gospel to these minks and muskrats! who first, no ...
Oliver Cromwell (1599-1658) moved from a legitimate to a charismatic role, reversing the course followed by Washington. Yet there ...
Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God.
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