If these remarks have any foundation, that state of things which will best enable us to improve and extend so valuable a resource
must be best adapted to our political welfare.
Various difficulties and inconveniences would be inseparable from such a situation; whereas one government, watching over the general and common interests, and combining and directing the powers and resources
of the whole, would be free from all these embarrassments, and conduce far more to the safety of the people.
A wise nation will combine all these considerations; and, whilst it does not rashly preclude itself from any resource
which may become essential to its safety, will exert all its prudence in diminishing both the necessity and the danger of resorting to one which may be inauspicious to its liberties.
Yes, I shall pay, if, as I hope, my vessel arrives safely; for its arrival will again procure me the credit which the numerous accidents, of which I have been the victim, have deprived me; but if the Pharaon should be lost, and this last resource
be gone" -- the poor man's eyes filled with tears.
Its inhabitants, themselves, are but little aware of its real riches; they have not enterprise sufficient to acquaint themselves with a vast interior that lies almost a terra incognita; nor have they the skill and industry to cultivate properly the fertile tracts along the coast; nor to prosecute that foreign commerce which brings all the resources
of a country into profitable action.
Nevertheless, they were articles of but little value, the days of her exile having made many demands on all such resources
The capital was furnished by himself he, in fact, constituted the company; for, though he had a board of directors, they were merely nominal; the whole business was conducted on his plans and with his resources
, but he preferred to do so under the imposing and formidable aspect of a corporation, rather than in his individual name, and his policy was sagacious and effective.
Allan's second marriage had thrown the lad on his own resources
I'm afraid, Walker, that our resources
won't need much mustering.
Sell them to countries with undeveloped resources
Those three men," said he, "have carried into space all the resources
of art, science, and industry.
After first exhausting his resources
in ready money, Mr.