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" It is important, likewise that the habits of thinking in a free country should inspire caution in those intrusted with its administration, to confine themselves within their respective constitutional spheres, avoiding in the exercise of the powers of... "
The History of North and South America: From Its Discovery to the Death of ... - Página 331
por Richard Snowden, Charles Bazeley (W.) - 1832 - 348 páginas
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Judicial Tyranny: The New Kings of America

Mark Sutherland, Dave Meyer, William J. Federer - 2005 - 288 páginas
...absolute power corrupts absolutely. George Washington in his farewell address observed the following: A just estimate of that love of power, and proneness...predominates in the human heart, is sufficient to satisfy us for the truth of this position. The necessity of reciprocal checks in the exercise of political...
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The Life of George Washington, Volumen4

Washington Irving - 2005 - 416 páginas
...the exercise of the powers of one department to encronch, upon another,— The spirit of encronchment tends to consolidate the powers of all the departments...to create, [*] whatever [the form of government, a realjt despotism. — A just estimate of that love of power, and ft] proneness to abuse it, which predominates...
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Challenges to the American Founding: Slavery, Historicism, and Progressivism ...

Ronald J. Pestritto, Thomas G. West - 2005 - 304 páginas
..."Palladium of your political safety and prosperity."2'1 Union's opposite, faction, issues from the "love of power, and proneness to abuse it, which predominates in the human heart."27 Faction can be used by "cunning, ambitious, and unprincipled men" to subvert and usurp popular...
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Common Sense

Wardell Lindsay - 2006 - 22 páginas
...confine themselves within their respective constitutional spheres, avoiding in the exercise of the powers of one department to encroach upon another....predominates in the human heart is sufficient to satisfy us of the truth of this position. The necessity of reciprocal checks in the exercise of political power,...
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Self-Government, the American Theme: Presidents of the Founding and Civil War

Will Morrisey - 2005 - 290 páginas
...of your political safety and prosperity." Self-government's primary enemy, faction, issues from the "love of power, and proneness to abuse it, which predominates in the human heart." Faction or "the Spirit of Party" can be used by "cunning, ambitious and unprincipled men" to subvert...
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Bonds of Affection: Civic Charity and the Making of America--Winthrop ...

Matthew S. Holland - 2007 - 336 páginas
...and therefore something that "exists under different shapes in all Governments."5 He also maintains a "just estimate of that love of power, and proneness...abuse it, which predominates in the human heart," and that such a tendency makes the spirit of party that much more dangerous.6 A partisan spirit in...
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