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Its average population is from two to three thousand ;✻ so that, on the one hand,
the interests of the inhabitants are not likely to conflict, and, on the other, men
capable of conducting its affairs are always to be found among its citizens.
If those nations whose social condition is democratic could only remain free as
long as they are inhabitants of the wilds, we could not but despair of the future
destiny of the human race; for democracy is rapidly acquiring a more extended
When the Indians were the sole inhabitants of the wilds from whence they have
since been expelled, their wants were few. Their arms were of their own
manufacture, their only drink was the water of the brook, and their clothes
consisted of the ...
The inhabitants of the United States talk a great deal of their attachment to their
country; but I confess that I do not rely upon that calculating patriotism which is
founded upon interest, and which a change in the interests at stake may
Since the first settlement of the British Colonies, the number of inhabitants has
about doubled every twenty-two years. I perceive no causes which are likely to
check this progressive increase of the Anglo-American population for the next ...
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The social state of these tribes differed also in many respects from all that was seen in the Old World. They seemed to have multiplied freely in the midst of their deserts, without coming in contact with other races more civilized than their own.