The Works of Orestes A. Brownson, Vol. 16

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The Works of Orestes A. Brownson, Vol. 16 Excerpt From The Works Of Orestes A Brownson, Vol 16 Collected And Arranged Containing The Second Part Of The Political WritingsOur Great Danger Lies In The Radical Tendency Which Has Become So Wide, Deep, And Active In The American People We Have, To A Great Extent, Ceased To Regard Any Thing As Sacred 01 Venerable We Spurn What Is Old War Against What Is Fixed And Labor To Set All Religious, Domestic, And Social Institutions A Oat On The Wild And Tumultuous Sea Of Speculation And Experiment Nothing Has Hitherto Gone Right Nothing Has Been Achieved That Is Worth Retaining And Man And Providence Have Thus Far Done Nothing But Commit One Continued Series Of Blunders All Things Are To Be Reconstructed The World Is To Be Recast, And By Our Own Wisdom And Strength We Must Borrow No Light From The Past, Adopt None Of Its Maxims, And Take No Data From Its Experience Even Language Itself, Which Only Embodies The Thoughts, Convictions, Sentiments, Hopes, Affections, And Aspirations Of The Race, Cannot Serve As A Medium Of Inter Course Between Man And Man I T Is Not Safe To Affirm That Black Is Black, For The Word Black Only Names An Idea Which The Past Entertained, And Most Likely A False Idea With Such A Tendency, Wide And Deer Strong And Active, We Can V A It A N I Loyalty.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.

  • Hardcover
  • 602 pages
  • 9780483400511
  • The Works of Orestes A. Brownson, Vol. 16
  • Henry F Brownson
  • 11 June 2017