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The contention that a standing army and navy is the best security of peace is about as logical as the claim that the most peaceful ...
We have nothing to fear from our foes; God keeps a standing army for that service; but we have no ally against our Friends, those ...
The mass of men serve the state thus, not as men mainly, but as machines, with their bodies. They are the standing army, and the m ...
The objections which have been brought against a standing army, and they are many and weighty, and deserve to prevail, may also at ...
What a battle a man must fight everywhere to maintain his standing army of thoughts, and march with them in orderly array through ...
Government is at best but an expedient; but most governments are usually, and all governments are sometimes, inexpedient. The obje ...
It is the helpless cry of [the] lost women who are victims of centuries of wrong; it is the unspoken plea of thousands of women no ...
My topic for Army reunions ... this summer: How to prepare for war in time of peace. Not by fortifications, by navies, or by stand ...
The Gospel of the army is cunning, as of all other human activities. The wisdom of the snake under the meekness of the sheep is wh ...
I thought it altogether proper that I should take a brief furlough from official duties at Washington to mingle with you here to-d ...
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