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Thomas Fairfax (1621–71)

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles

in Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

Eighth edition

Published in print January 2014 | ISBN: 9780199668700
Published online January 2014 | e-ISBN: 9780191758034
Thomas Fairfax  (1621–71)

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Human probabilities are not sufficient grounds to make war upon a neighbour nation.

in 1650, refusing to lead an invasion

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