By George Hesekiel
stantly forgotten, or not less than virtually slurred over, in our civil historical past. the previous can be defined as a guy who stories the pursuits of events as they're built from each day, and from 12 months to 12 months ; who's quickly to avail himself of well known moods and thereby to safe transitority energy ; and whose maximum luck lies in his barometrical means of foreseeing coming adjustments and atmosphere the sails of his own fortune in such clever as both adequately to climate a gale or to seize the 1st breath of a positive wind. however the statesman is one that is ready to glance, either back and forth, past his personal time ; who dis- covers the everlasting forces underlying the temporary phenomena of occasion conflicts ; who so builds that, even though he would possibly not whole the paintings, those that be successful him might be compelled to accomplish it in accordance with his layout ; and who's separately nice sufficient to take advantage of reputation as an reduction, with out accepting the inability of it as a defeat.
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