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This ancient publication can have various typos and lacking textual content. dealers can obtain a unfastened scanned replica of the unique ebook (without typos) from the writer. no longer listed. no longer illustrated. 1903 Excerpt: ... need to pay for the "general defense " is much too excessive, and, what's the maddest factor of all, we influence the very opposite of the overall safeguard, a truth which our personal century has undertaken to turn out, as if it had by no means been proved prior to! Making society secure opposed to thieves and hearth, and punctiliously healthy for all alternate and site visitors, and remodeling the kingdom in an excellent and evil feel right into a form of Providence--these are low, average, and not at all critical goals, which we ought to not try after with the top capability and tools in existence--these we should reserve for our maximum and rarest goals. Our age, besides the fact that a lot it may possibly speak about financial system, is a lavisher: it lavishes the main invaluable factor of all--the mind. one hundred eighty Wars.--The nice wars of the current instances are the result of the learn of heritage. 181 Governing.---Some humans govern from a trifling ardour for governing; others so as to not be ruled. To the latter it is just the lesser of 2 evils. 182 tough consistency.--People say with nice reverence, "He is a character!"--that is, if he exhibits a coarse consistency, although this consistency be noticeable even to the dullest eye. yet every time a subtler and deeper mind exhibits consistency in its better tools, the spectators deny the life of personality. it is because crafty statesmen frequently act their comedy less than a cloak of tough consistency. 183 The outdated and the young.--"There is anything immoral in Parliaments," such a lot of appear to cause even now, "for there one could have perspectives relatively against the government." "We ought unconditionally to undertake that view which the gracious sovereign instructions "--this is the 11th commandment in lots of a good, elderly mind, in particular within the north...

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