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A. or B. refuses the tax or some tax with solemnity, but eats & drinks & wears & perspires taxation all day. Let them not hew down the state with axe & gunpowder, but supersede it by irresistible genius; huddle it aside as ridiculous & obsolete by their quantity of being. Eloquence needs no constable. Emerson’s Journals, March 24, 1846.