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" But this momentous question, like a firebell in the night, awakened and filled me with terror. I considered it at once as the knell of the Union. It is hushed, indeed, for the moment. But this is a reprieve only, not a final sentence. "
The United States Democratic Review - Seite 372
1849
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Historical Essays & Studies

John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton Baron Acton - 1907 - 544 Seiten
...influence, but for safety. with a marked principle, moral and political, and conceived and held up by the angry passions of men, will never be obliterated, and every new irritation will make it deeper and deeper." But it seems clear to me that if slavery had never existed, a community...
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Abraham Lincoln: Complete Works, Comprising His Speeches, Letters ..., Band 1

Abraham Lincoln - 1907
...in the night, awakened and filled me with terror. I considered it at onoe as the knell of the Union. It is hushed, indeed, for the moment. But this is a reprieve . n , !y . not a final sentence. A geographical line coinciding with a marked principle, moral and...
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Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People 1808-1908, Band 1

Carrie Westlake Whitney - 1908
...in the night, awakened and filled me with terror. I considered it at once as the knell of the Union. It is hushed, indeed, for the moment; but this is...conceived and held up to the angry passions of men, never will be obliterated, and every new irritation will mark it deeper and deeper." Twice the house,...
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Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People 1808-1908, Band 1

Carrie Westlake Whitney - 1908
...principle, moral and political, once conceived and held up to the angry passions of men, never will be obliterated, and every new irritation will mark it deeper and deeper." Twice the house, in which the North was predominant, passed the bill with the anti-slavery proviso,...
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Jefferson Himself: The Personal Narrative of a Many-Sided American

Thomas Jefferson - 1970 - 384 Seiten
...in the night, awakened and filled me with terror. I considered it at once as the knell of the Union. It is hushed, indeed, for the moment. But this is...reprieve only, not a final sentence. A geographical line [dividing free and slave territory] . . . once conceived and held up to the angry passions of men will...
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The Self-inflicted Wound: Southern Politics in the Nineteenth Century

Robert Franklin Durden - 1985 - 150 Seiten
...in the night, awakened and filled me with terror. I considered it at once as the knell of the Union. It is hushed, indeed, for the moment. But this is...every new irritation will mark it deeper and deeper." Jefferson went on to insist that there was "not a man on earth who would sacrifice more than I would...
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Conflict and Compromise: The Political Economy of Slavery, Emancipation and ...

Roger L. Ransom - 1989 - 317 Seiten
...in the night, awakened and filled me with terror. 1 considered it at once as the knell of the Union. It is hushed, indeed for the moment. But this is a...obliterated; and every new irritation will mark it deeper and deeper.44 The passage has been quoted often, perhaps because no one since has said it any better. Jefferson...
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Speeches and Writings 1832-1858: Speeches, Letters, and Miscellaneous ...

Abraham Lincoln - 1989 - 898 Seiten
...the night, awakened, and filled me with terror. I considered it at once as the knell of the Union. It is hushed, indeed, for the moment. But this is...passions of men, will never be obliterated; and every irritation will mark it deeper and deeper. I can say, with conscious truth, that there is not a man...
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The Road to Disunion: Volume I: Secessionists at Bay, 1776-1854

William W. Freehling - 1990 - 656 Seiten
...the northern assault "like a fire bell in the night," "hushed" only "for the moment." The North-South "geographical line, coinciding with a marked principle,...every new irritation will mark it deeper and deeper." To this all-too-true prophesy, Jefferson added the dirge of the old man who mourns for life's labor...
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The Quarterly Review, Band 111

1862
...the clean cut of a knife. Upon such n, division Jefferson remarked long ago ; a geographical lino, coinciding with a marked principle, moral and political,...passions of men, will never be obliterated, and every irritation will make it deeper and deeper. ..... The Northern States had 183 votes, the Southern, if...
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