- —For your sake, jewel, I am glad at soul I have no other child; For thy escape would teach me tyranny, To hang clogs on them.
- Yield up, O love, thy crown and hearted throne To tyrannous hate! swell, bosom, with thy fraught, For ’tis of aspics’ tongues!
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- Boundless intemperance
In nature is a tyranny; it hath been
The untimely emptying of the happy throne,
And fall of many kings.
William Shakespeare -- Macbeth
- The history of the present King of Great Britain is a history of repeated injuries and usurpations, all having in direct object the establishment of an absolute Tyranny over these States.
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Thomas Jefferson et al. -- The Declaration of Independence