Concepts of good and evil are therefore, in their origin, merely a means to an end, they are expedients
for acquiring power.
So far are the suggestions of Montesquieu from standing in opposition to a general Union of the States, that he explicitly treats of a confederate republic as the expedient
for extending the sphere of popular government, and reconciling the advantages of monarchy with those of republicanism.
But what necessity can there be of applying this expedient
to a government limited, as the federal government will be, by the authority of a paramount Constitution?
The case seemed wholly desperate and deplorable; and this magnificent palace would have infallibly been burnt down to the ground, if, by a presence of mind unusual to me, I had not suddenly thought of an expedient
That might be pardoned, sir, were it not for the extraordinary character of the expedient
I have imagination; I will devise expedients
Many different expedients were proposed by the elder warriors, in succession, to all of which Magua was a silent and respectful listener.
In this delicate and arduous situation, the crafty native had neglected no means of increasing his influence; and one of the happiest of his expedients had been the success with which he had cultivated the favor of their powerful and dangerous neighbors.
The tribe consented to act with deliberation, and with one voice they committed the direction of the whole affair to the government of the chief who had suggested such wise and intelligible expedients.
She was visited by no more outbursts, moving her to such futile expedients
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