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Party honesty is party duty, and party courage is party expediency.
The law is simply expediency wearing a long white dress.
Religion and political expediency go beautifully hand in hand.
Expediency of literature, reason of literature, lawfulness of writing down a thought, is questioned; much is to say on both sides, ...
Morality and expediency coincide more than the cynics allow.
I cannot assent to a measure which stains our credit. We must keep that untainted. We are a debtor nation. Low rates of interest o ...
A virtuous expediency, then, seems the highest desirable or attainable earthly excellence for the mass of men, and is the only ear ...
There's an enduring American compulsion to be on the side of the angels. Expediency alone has never been an adequate American reas ...
I must conclude that Conscience, if that be the name of it, was not given us for no purpose, or for a hindrance. However flatterin ...
Can there not be a government in which majorities do not virtually decide right and wrong, but conscience?--in which majorities de ...
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