Patrick henry

Updated: 9/11/2020
Patrick henry

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  • "For my own part, I consider it as nothing less than a question of freedom or slavery; should I keep back my opinions at such a time, through fear of giving offense, I should consider myself as guilty of treason towards my country",
  • Is this the part of wise men, engaged in a great struggle for liberty? Are we disposed to be of the number of those who, having eyes, see not, and, having ears, hear not, the things which so nearly concern their salvation?
  • I know of no way of judging of the future but by the past. And judging by the past, I wish to know what there has been in the conduct of the British ministry for the last ten years to justify those hopes with which gentlemen have been pleased to comfort themselves and the House
  • Patrick used pathos in the beginning of his sppech because in his quote he said... which means he is tired of being lazy and not puuting up a fight for his country and he wants freedom
  • Shall we try argument? Sir, we have been trying that for the last ten years. Sir, we have done everything that could be done to avert the storm which is now coming on. We have petitioned; we have remonstrated; we have supplicated; we have prostrated ourselves before the throne, and have implored its interposition to arrest the tyrannical hands of Parliament
  • Patrick Henry used ethos in this saying because in his quote he said...which means are they even doing anything to fight back for their freedom
  • In vain, after these things, may we indulge the fond hope of peace and reconciliation? There is no longer any room for hope. If we wish to be free, we must fight! I repeat it, sir, we must fight! An appeal to arms and to the God of hosts is all that is left us!
  • Patrick Henry used Pathos in this quote because in his quote he said...which means he wants to his people hope that they can win this war and be free
  • but as for me, give me liberty or give me death!
  • Henry used logos in this quote because he said...which means that all of the normal things they were doing aren't going to work anymore. they have no option but to man up and fight
  • Henry used pathos in this quote because he said...which means that if they don't fight then they won't be free
  • Henry used Ethos in this quote because he said...which means i want to be free or not live at all