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" All eyes are opened, or opening, to the rights of man. The general spread of the light of science has already laid open to every view the palpable truth, that the mass of mankind has not been born with saddles on their backs, nor a favored few booted... "
Memoir, Correspondence, and Miscellanies, from the Papers of Thomas Jefferson - Seite 441
von Thomas Jefferson - 1830
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Heir to the Fathers: John Quincy Adams and the Spirit of Constitutional ...

Gary V. Wood - 2004 - 249 Seiten
...consent. To use Thomas Jefferson's celebrated example, "the mass of mankind has not been born with saddles on their backs, nor a favored few booted and...spurred, ready to ride them legitimately, by the grace of God."4 This is what the Declaration means when it declares that all men are created equal. The Africans...
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History of American Political Thought

Bryan-Paul Frost, Jeffrey Sikkenga - 2003 - 834 Seiten
...already laid open to every view the palpable truth, that the mass of mankind has not been born with he founding principles of a legitimate, constitutional...order, and they entail all of what follows. /. Men God."35 This is a world apart from the science of Henry Adams. Just a few decades after Jefferson's...
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Thomas Jefferson: The Revolution of Ideas

Richard B. Bernstein - 2004 - 251 Seiten
...already laid open to every view the palpable truth, that the mass of mankind has not been born with saddles on their backs, nor a favored few booted and...others. For ourselves, let the annual return of this day forever refresh our recollections of these rights, and an undiminished devotion to them. I should,...
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Facing the Other: Ethical Disruption and the American Mind

Linda Bolton - 2004 - 209 Seiten
...Wretched of the Earth (New York: Grove, 1963). truth, that the mass of mankind has not been born with saddles on their backs, nor a favored few booted and...ready to ride them legitimately, by the grace of God." It is a promise entwined in the founding violence of a new law, creating an egalitarianism of material...
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The Scottish Invention of America, Democracy and Human Rights: A History of ...

Alexander Leslie Klieforth, Robert John Munro - 2004 - 434 Seiten
...Chronology ready laid open to every view the palpable truth that the mass of mankind has not been born, with saddles on their backs, nor a favored few booted and...ready to ride them legitimately, by the grace of god." 1 826, July 4 Thomas Jefferson and John Adams deceased on the fiftieth anniversary of the Declaration...
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Light and Liberty: Reflections on the Pursuit of Happiness

Thomas Jefferson - 2004 - 176 Seiten
...already laid open to every view the palpable truth, that the mass of mankind has not been born with saddles on their backs, nor a favored few booted and...ready to ride them legitimately, by the grace of God. Mine, after all, may be a Utopian dream, but being innocent, I have thought I might indulge in it till...
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The Deconstitutionalization of America: The Forgotten Frailties of ...

Roger Milton Barrus, John H. Eastby, Joseph H. Lane, Jr., David E. Marion, James F. Pontuso - 2004 - 162 Seiten
...According to Thomas Jefferson, author of the Declaration, "the mass of mankind has not been born with saddles on their backs, nor a favored few booted and...ready to ride them legitimately, by the grace of God." 3 They are thus left free by nature to govern themselves—to decide what ends to pursue, and how to...
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The Lewis and Clark Expedition

Harry W. Fritz - 2004 - 143 Seiten
...life (June 24, 1826) he expounded "the palpable truth, that the mass of mankind has not been born with saddles on their backs, nor a favored few booted and...spurred, ready to ride them legitimately, by the grace of God."2 These are American values, even today. James Parton summed up: "If Jefferson was wrong, America...
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The Great Game of Politics: Why We Elect, Whom We Elect

Dick Stoken - 2004 - 368 Seiten
...was able to exploit the masses. According to Jefferson, "the mass of mankind has not been born with saddles on their backs, nor a favored few booted and spurred, ready to ride them." An admirer of the French Revolution ("the French revolution is the most sacred cause that man was ever...
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The Stuff of a Lifetime: Self, Sense, Soul, and Spirit in Human Experience

Gene Ruyle - 2005 - 180 Seiten
...science has already laid open to view the palpable truth, that the mass of mankind has not been born with saddles on their backs, nor a favored few booted and...ready to ride them legitimately, by the grace of God. (B. Mayo, Jefferson Himself, p. 545) A few days after writing this, he died. Like his close friend...
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