The history of the United States from 1865 until 1918 covers Reconstruction, the
Gilded Age, ... The United States tried and failed to broker a peace settlement for
World War I, then .... if we see ...
To us as a people it has been granted to lay the foundations of our national life in
a new ... We have become a great nation, forced by the fact of its greatness into ...
If we fail, the cause of free self-government throughout the world will rock to its ...
Mar 3, 2016 ... “If we fail, the cause of free self-government throughout the world will rock to its
foundations, and therefore our responsibility is heavy, ...
To us as a people it has been granted tolay the foundations of our national life in
a new continent. ... We have become a great nation, forced by the fact of its
greatness intorelations with ... If we fail, the cause of free self-
governmentthroughout the world will rock to its foundations, ... We know that self-
government is difficult.
We hold these Truths to be self-evident, that all Men are … endowed by their
Creator ... People to alter or to abolish it, and to institute new Government, laying
its Foundation .... If we look at the American Revolution, we can see that this is
how the ... and the Declaration of the Causes and Necessity of Taking Up Arms (
But it did not fail, and the experiment proved that an educated and ... "When
forced to assume [self-government], we were novices in its science. ... The
Foundation of Self-Government ... "Man is capable of living in society, governing
itself by laws self-imposed, and ... Can he, then, be trusted with the government of
There can be no real peace while one American is dying some place in the world
for ... Well I think it's time we ask ourselves if we still know the freedoms that were
intended ... we believe in our capacity for self-government or whether we
abandon the ... Three-fourths of farming is out on the free market and has known
a 21 ....
In all that the people can individually do as well for themselves, government
ought not to interfere. .... we may fail in the struggle ought not to deter us from the
support of a cause ... If destruction be our lot, we must ourselves be its author and
finisher. .... has been the fondest hope of the lovers of freedom throughout the
The basic test of freedom is perhaps less in what we are free to do than in what
we are free not to do. ... It's selfish ignorance, and it's exactly why totalitarian
governments are able to .... and a general moral instruction without a religious
foundation is built on air; ..... "We will have a world government whether you...
Jun 5, 2008 ... And so rock bottom became the solid foundation on which I rebuilt my life. You
might never fail on the scale I did, but some failure in life is inevitable. ... into exile
, because they had the temerity to speak against their governments. ... We do not
need magic to change the world, we carry all the power we need .....