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" Why all this childish jealousy of the power of the crown ? The crown has not power enough. When I say that all governments are alike, I consider that in no government power can be abused long. Mankind will not bear it. If a sovereign oppresses his people... "
The Athenaeum: A Magazine of Literary and Miscellaneous Information ... - Page 508
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1791 - 556 pages
...long. Mankind will not bear it. If a fovereign opprefies his people to a great degree, they will rife and cut off his head. There is a remedy in human nature againft tyranny, that will keep us fafe under every form of government. Had not the people of France...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - 1799 - 500 pages
...Whig.— Why all this childish jealousy of the power of the crown ? The crown has not power enough. When, I say that all. governments are alike, I consider...cut off his head. There is a remedy in human nature against tyranny, that will keep us safe under every form of government. Had not the people of France...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. [With] The principal corrections and ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1807 - 508 pages
...Whig. — Why all this childish jealousy of the, power of the crown ? The crown has not power enough. When I say that all governments are alike. I consider...cut off his head. There is a remedy in human nature against tyranny, that will keep us safe under every form of government. Had not the people of France...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Comprehending an Account of ..., Volume 2

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1807 - 526 pages
...Whig. — WThy all this childish jealousy of the power of the crown ? The crown has not power enough. When I say that all governments are alike, I consider...his people to a great degree, they will rise and cut offhis head. There is a remedy in human nature against tyranny, that will keep us safe under every...
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The Athenaeum: A Magazine of Literary and Miscellaneous ..., Volume 3

John Aikin - 1808 - 620 pages
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The life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 2

James Boswell - 1817 - 466 pages
...Whig. — Why all tlmchildish jealou-y of the power of the crown ? The crown has not power enough. When I say that all governments are alike, I consider that in no government \ There is no Preface to " The Rehearsal," as originally published. Dr. Johnsoo seems to have meant...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

James Boswell - 1820 - 542 pages
...Whig. — Why all this childish jealousy of the power of the crown ? -The crown has not power enough. When I say that all governments are alike, I consider...cut off his head. There is a remedy in human nature against tyranny, that will keep us safe under every form of government. Had not the people of France...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, Volume 1

James Boswell - 1820 - 442 pages
...conversation are freqnently introduced in this piece. ' jiower can be abnsed long. Mankind will uot bear it. If a sovereign oppresses his people to a great degree, they wilt rise and rut off Ins head. There is a remedy in human nature against tyranny, that will keep us...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. [With] The principal corrections and ..., Volume 2

James Boswell - 1822 - 480 pages
...Whig.—Why all this childish jealousy of the power of the crown ? The crown has not power enough. When I say that all governments are alike, I consider...cut off his head. There is a remedy in human nature against tyranny, that will keep us safe under every form of government. Had not the people of France...
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Life of Samuel Johnson ...

James Boswell - 1823 - 490 pages
...Whig. — Why all this childish jealousy of the power of the crown ? The crown has not power enough. When I say that all governments are alike, I consider...cut off his head. There is a remedy in human nature against tyranny that will keep us safe under every form of government. Had not the people of France...
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