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" It was not their custom to use hostile weapons against their fellow-creatures, for which reason they had come unarmed. Their object was not to do injury and thus provoke the Great Spirit, but to do good. They... "
The New Annual Register, Or General Repository of History, Politics, and ... - Page 36
1814
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The Book of Peace: A Collection of Essays on War and Peace

1845 - 606 pages
...for which reason we have come unarmed. Our object is not to do injury, but to do good. We have met in the broad pathway of good faith and good will, so that no advantage can be taken on either side, but all id to be openness, brotherhood and love ; while all are to be...
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Chambers's Miscellany of Useful and Entertaining Tracts

William Chambers, Robert Chambers - 1846
...serve them to the utmost of their power. It was not their custom to use hostile weapons against their fellow-creatures, for which, reason they had come...that no advantage was to be taken on either side, hut all was to be openness, brotherhood, and love." After these and other words, he unrolled the parchment,...
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Hogg's Weekly Instructor, Volumes 3-4

1846
...them to the utmost of their power. It was not their custom to use hostile weapons against any of their fellow-creatures, for which reason they had come unarmed....provoke the Great Spirit, but to do good. They were met on the broad pathway of good faith and good will, so that no unfair advantage was to be taken on...
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The Trees of America: Native and Foreign, Pictorially and Botanically ...

Daniel Jay Browne - 1846 - 520 pages
...their custom to use hostile weapons against their fellow creatures, therefore came they to this treaty unarmed. Their object was not to do injury, and thus provoke the Great Spirit, but to do good. They had met them on the broad pathway of good faith and good will, so that no advantage was to be taken...
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Extracts from The true grandeur of nations; an oration

Charles Sumner - 1846 - 31 pages
...reason we have come unarmed. Our object is not to do injury, but to do good. We have met, then, in the broad pathway of good faith and good will, so that no advantage can be taken on either side, but all is to be openness, brotherhood, and love ; while all are to be...
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The Friend, Volume 19

Robert Smith - 1846
...justice of the Deity, tere it is : " The Great Spirit knows the in nermost thoughts of man ;" — " his object was not to do injury, and thus provoke the Great Spirit." These are the expressions which constitute the appeal ; and, in Grahame's opinion, hey are equivalent...
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Collections of the New-York Historical Society for the Year ...

New-York Historical Society - 1821
...and his followers with the savage chiefs ; when, to recur again to his own inimitable words, " they met on the broad pathway of good faith and good will, so that no advantage was taken on either side, but all was openness, brotherhood, and love." Montesquieu, with his usual brilliant...
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Orations and Speeches [1845-1850], Volume 1

Charles Sumner - 1850
...reason we have come unarmed. Our object is not to do injury, but to do good. We have met, then, in the broad pathway of good faith and good will, so that no advantage can be taken on either side, but all is to be openness, brotherhood, and love ; while all are to be...
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The Life of William Penn: With Selections from His Correspondence and Auto ...

Samuel Mcpherson Janney - 1852 - 560 pages
...hostile weapons against our fellow creatures, for which reason we have come unarmed. Our object is not to do injury, and thus provoke the Great Spirit, but to do good. " We are met on the broad path-way of good faith and good will, so that no advantage is to be taken...
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Chambers's pocket miscellany, Volumes 19-21

Chambers W. and R., ltd - 1853
...serve them to the utmost of their power. It was not their custom to use hostile weapons against their fellow-creatures, for which reason they had come unarmed....were then met on the broad pathway of good faith and good-will, so that no advantage was to be taken on either side, but all was to be openness, brotherhood,...
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