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" My first wish is to see this plague to mankind banished from the earth, and the sons and daughters of this world employed in more pleasing and innocent amusements, than in preparing implements and exercising them for the destruction of mankind. "
God and War: An Exposition of the Principles Underlying Creative Peace - Page 67
by Daniel Roy Freeman - 1915 - 134 pages
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The Doom of War

Arthur Deerin Call - 1828 - 24 pages
...Sir Joseph Banks, were: "There never was a good war or a bad peace." Washington wrote of war in 1785: "My first wish is to see this plague to mankind banished from the earth." Gladstone called war the "original sin of nations." John Fiske characterized war as an...
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The Writings of George Washington: pt. III. Private letters from the time ...

George Washington, Jared Sparks - 1835
...the explicit declaration of the parties. My first wish is to see this plague to mankind banished from the earth, and the sons and daughters of this world...and exercising them for the destruction of mankind. Rather than quarrel about territory, let the poor, the needy, and oppressed of the earth, and those...
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The Writings of George Washington: pt.III. Private letters from the time ...

George Washington, Jared Sparks - 1835
...have said, that the retreat from it seemed impossible after the explicit declaration of the parties. My first wish is to see this plague to mankind banished from the earth, and the sons and daughters of this world employed in more pleasing and innocent amusements,...
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The Writings of George Washington: pt. III. Private letters from the time ...

George Washington, Jared Sparks - 1835
...have said, that the retreat from it seemed impossible after the explicit declaration of the parties. My first wish is to see this plague to mankind banished from the earth, and the sons and daughters of this world employed hi more pleasing and innocent amusements,...
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The Writings of George Washington: Being His Correspondence ..., Volume 9

George Washington, Jared Sparks - 1839
...have said, that the retreat from it seemed impossible after the explicit declaration of the parties. My first wish is to see this plague to mankind banished from the earth, and the sons and daughters of this world employed in more pleasing and innocent amusements,...
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THE WRITINGS OF GEORGE WASHINGTON

JARED SPARKS - 1855
...have said, that the retreat from it seemed impossible after the' explicit declaration of the parties. My first wish is to see this plague to mankind banished from the earth, and the sons and daughters of this world employed in more pleasing and innocent amusements,...
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A Compendium of American Literature: Chronologically Arranged, with ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1859 - 784 pages
...prejudicial, if not ruinous, to us. WAR. My first wish is, to see this plague of mankind banished fron. the earth, and the sons and daughters of this world...and exercising them, for the destruction of mankind. For the sake of humanity, it is devoutly to be wished that the manly employment of agriculture, and...
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A compendium of American literature, arranged by C.D. Cleveland. Stereotyped ed

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1862
...prejudicial, if not ruinous, to us. WAR. My first wish is, to see this plague of mankind banished from the earth, and the sons and daughters of this world...and exercising them, for the destruction of mankind. For the sake of humanity, it is devoutly to be wished that the manly employment of agriculture, and...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1862 - 776 pages
...prejndicial, if not ruinous, to us. WAR. My firat wish is, to see this plague of mankind banished from the earth, and the sons and daughters of this world employed in more pleasing and iunocent amusements than in preparing implements, and exercising them, for the destruction of mankind....
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A Compendium of American Literature, Chronologically Arranged: With ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1865 - 784 pages
...prejudicial, if not ruinous, to us. WAS. My first wish is, to see this plague of mankind banished from the earth, and the sons and daughters of this world...and exercising them, for the destruction of mankind. For the sake of humanity, it is devoutly to be wished that the manly employment of agriculture, and...
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