Biographical Memoir of John Montagu: With a Sketch of Some of the Public Affairs Connected with the Colony of the Cape of Good Hope, During His Administration as Colonial Secretary, from 1843 to 1853
Harrison, 1855 - 612 sidor
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Biographical Memoir of John Montagu: With a Sketch of Some of the Public ...
W. A. Newman
Obegränsad förhandsgranskning - 1855
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Sida 444 - Go to now, ye that say, To-day or to-morrow we will go into such a city and continue there a year, and buy and sell, and get gain : whereas ye know not what shall be on the morrow. For what is your life ? It is even a vapour, that appeareth for a little time, and then vanisheth away.
Sida 465 - Withhold not good from them to whom it is due, When it is in the power of thine hand to do it. Say not unto thy neighbour, Go, and come again, And to-morrow I will give: When thou hast it by thee.
Sida 586 - Council to pass, or for the Governor to assent to, any Bill appropriating to the Public Service any...
Sida 590 - There shall be a session of the parliament of Canada once at least in every year, so that twelve months shall not intervene between the last sitting of the parliament in one session and its first sitting in the next session.
Sida 394 - If men could learn from history, what lessons it might teach us ! But passion and party blind our eyes, and the light which experience gives is a lantern on the stern, which shines only on the waves behind us ! DECEMBER 27, 1831.
Sida 575 - Parliament has thus removed all legislative restric tions on the Colonies, so far as Imperial legislation is concerned, it will be necessary, in order that Her Majesty's Government may be in a position to give effect to their responsibility for the international obligations of the Empire, and for the protection of its general interests, that any Bill passed by a Colonial Legislature providing for the imposition of differential duties should be reserved for the signification of Her Majesty's pleasure...
Sida 3 - Great king! give me leave to speak the confidence, as well as the desires, of the peers of England. Be you the powerful defender of the true protestant faith ; the just asserter and maintainer of the laws and liberties of your subjects : so shall judgment run down like a river, and justice like a mighty stream...
Sida 351 - I, for the present, confine myself to the statement, that on a question of this nature, some difficulties may be wisely encountered, and some apparent risks well incurred in reliance on the resources, which every civilized society, especially every society of British birth or origin, will always discover within themselves, for obviating the danger incident to measures resting on any broad and solid principle of truth and justice.