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" The parent storms, the child looks on, catches the lineaments of wrath, puts on the same airs in the circle of smaller slaves, gives a loose to his worst of passions, and thus nursed, educated, and daily exercised in tyranny, cannot but be stamped by... "
Anti-slavery Manual: Containing a Collection of Facts and Arguments on ... - Page 31
by La Roy Sunderland - 1837 - 142 pages
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Them Dark Days: Slavery in the American Rice Swamps

William Dusinberre - History - 1996 - 576 pages
..."the most boisterous passions, the most unremitting despotism" toward the slaves; and the white child "thus nursed, educated, and daily exercised in tyranny,...can retain his manners and morals undepraved by such circumstances."146 If the system thus affected the masters, may it not have affected slaves too? The...
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Nationalism and the Color Line in George W. Cable, Mark Twain, and William ...

Barbara Ladd - Social Science - 1997 - 224 pages
...one part, and degrading submissions on the other. Our children see this, and learn to imitate it. ... The man must be a prodigy who can retain his manners and morals undepraved by such circumstances." " The doubts revealed by Jefferson's Notes on the State of Virginia and other written work with reference...
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The Oxford Book of the American South: Testimony, Memory, and Fiction

Edward L. Ayers, Bradley C. Mittendorf - History - 1998 - 597 pages
...the lineaments of wraths, puts on the same airs in the circle of smaller slaves, gives a loose to the worst of passions, and thus nursed, educated, and...manners and morals undepraved by such circumstances. And with what execration should the statesman be loaded, who, permitting one half the citizens thus...
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America's Nine Greatest Presidents

Frank P. King - Political Science - 1997 - 228 pages
...one part, and degrading submissions on the other. Our children see this, and learn to imitate it. ... The man must be a prodigy who can retain his manners and morals undepraved by such circumstances."" In 1778 the Virginia Assembly banned the importation of slaves and encouraged owners to free their...
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The Jefferson Image in the American Mind

Merrill D. Peterson - History - 1998 - 548 pages
...the lineaments of wrath, puts on the same airs in the circle of smaller slaves, gives a loose to the worst of passions, and thus nursed, educated and daily...manners and morals undepraved by such circumstances." and class issues would be smothered by the blanket appeal to racial solidarity. Pro-slavery ideology...
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Sally Hemings & Thomas Jefferson: History, Memory, and Civic Culture

Jan Lewis, Jan Ellen Taylor, Peter S. Onuf - History - 1999 - 280 pages
...it should always be a sufficient one that his child is present. But generally it is not sufficient. The parent storms, the child looks on, catches the...manners and morals undepraved by such circumstances. And with what execration should the statesman be loaded, who permitting one half the citizens thus...
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A Documentary History of Slavery in North America

Willie Lee Nichols Rose - History - 1999 - 537 pages
...the lineaments of wrath, puts on the same airs in the circle of smaller slaves, gives a loose to the his worst of passions, and thus nursed, educated,...manners and morals undepraved by such circumstances. And with what execration should the statesman be loaded, who permitting one half the citizens thus...
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A Documentary History of Slavery in North America

Willie Lee Nichols Rose - History - 1999 - 537 pages
...the lineaments of wrath, puts on the same airs in the circle of smaller slaves, gives a loose to the his worst of passions, and thus nursed, educated,...manners and morals undepraved by such circumstances. And with what execration should the statesman be loaded, who permitting one half the citizens thus...
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Jefferson: Political Writings

Thomas Jefferson - History - 1999 - 623 pages
...the lineaments of wrath, puts on the same airs in the circle of smaller slaves, gives a loose to the worst of passions, and thus nursed, educated, and...manners and morals undepraved by such circumstances. And with what execrations should the statesman be loaded, who permitting one half the citizens thus...
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Speeches that Changed the World

Owen Collins - History - 1999 - 440 pages
...I tremble for my country when I reflect that God is just: that his justice can not sleep forever... The man must be a prodigy who can retain his manners and morals undepraved by such circumstances. And with what execrations should the statesman be loaded who, permitting one half the citizens thus...
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