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He was born in Ireland in 1729 , ' the son of a solicitor in good practice . Though
Burke ' s mother was a Roman Catholic and brought up his sister in the same
faith , yet he and his two brothers adopted the religion of their Protestant father .
These principles he heartily followed in practice . For example , in 1778 a bill was
proposed for relaxing some of the restrictions upon Irish commerce . At once the
English merchants , those of Bristol among the rest , with short - sighted ...
Whilst every principle of authority and resistance has been pushed , upon both
sides , as far as it would go , there is nothing so solid and certain , 15 either in
reasoning or in practice , that has not been shaken . Until very lately all authority
I only wish you to recognize , for the theory , the ancient constitutional policy of
this kingdom with regard to representation , as that policy has been declared in
acts of Parlia - 25 ment ; and as to the practice , to return to that mode which a ...
But the practice and knowledge of the world will not suffer us to be ignorant that
the Constitution on paper is one thing , and in fact and experience is another . ”
Speech on the Duration of Parliaments , VII , 77 . 6 24 . most inconsiderable ...
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