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" Wherever I find a great deal of gratitude in a poor man, I take it for granted there would be as much generosity if he were a rich man. "
The Works of Jonathan Swift, D.D., Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin - Page 281
by Jonathan Swift, John Hawkesworth - 1754
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The Works of Jonathan Swift: Accurately Revised in Twelve Volumes ..., Volume 4

Jonathan Swift, John Hawkesworth - 1754
...incapable of buiinefs, but above it. A Iprightly generous horfe is able to carry a pack-faddle as well as an afs, but he is too good to be put to the drudgery...would be as much generofity if he were a rich man* Flowers of rhetorick in ferfnons and fejrious difcourfes are like the blue and red flowers in corn,...
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An index to makind: or Maxims selected from the wits of all nations

Index - 1754
...not underhand it, but flints his Eyes as clofe as he does his Hands; he relblves not to be convinced. Wherever I find a great deal of Gratitude in a poor...would be as much Generofity if he were a rich Man. There is no Excefs in the World fo commendable as an Excefs of Gratitude. No Object is more pleafing...
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The Works of Dr. Jonathan Swift ...

Jonathan Swift - 1757
...ihould no more laugh at one for having his brains.cracked tbap for having his head broke, XXVII. XXVIU, WHEREVER I find a great deal of gratitude in a poor...be as much generofity if he were a rich man. XXIX. FLOWBRS of rhetoric in ferroons and fcrious ditcourfes are like the blue and red flowers in corn, pleafing...
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The Works of Dr. Jonathan Swift ..

Jonathan Swift, John Hawkesworth - 1760
...able to carry a packraddle as well as an afs, but he is too good to be put to the drudgery. XXVIII. Wherever I find a great deal of gratitude in a poor...difcourfes are like the blue and red flowers in corn, pleafmg to thofe two come only for amufement, but prejudical to him who would reap the profit. XXX....
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The Works of Dr. Jonathan Swift, Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin, Volume 4

Jonathan Swift, John Hawkesworth, Deane Swift - 1768
...to carry a pack- faddle as well as as an afs, but he is too good to be put to the drudgery. XXVIII. Wherever I find a great deal of gratitude in a poor...difcourfes are like the blue and red flowers in corn, pleafing to thofe who come only for amufement, but prejudicial to him who would reap the profit. XXX....
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Oxford Magazine, Or, University Museum, Volume 8

Literary Criticism - 1772
...When men grow virtuous in their old age, they onlv make a facrifice to God of the devil's leavings. Wherever I find a great deal of gratitude in a poor man, I take it for panted, there would be as much generality if he v.'ere a rich man. To buy books as fome do, who mike...
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The Works of Dr Jonathan Swift, Dean of St Patrick's, Dublin. In Thirteen ...

Jonathan Swift - 1774
...but he is too good to be put to the drudgery. XXVIII. Wherever 1 find a great de;il of gratitude Jn a poor man, I take it for granted, there would be as much eenerolity if he were a rich man. XXIX. Flowers of rhetoric in fermons and ferious difcoui fes, are...
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A Course of Lectures on Oratory and Criticism. By Joseph Priestley

Joseph Priestley - Criticism - 1777 - 313 pages
...an eafy ingreffion through the underftanding to it." BOLINGBROKE. This next fentence is graceful : " Wherever I find a great deal of gratitude in a poor...| I " take it for granted | there would be as much generosity | if " he were a rich man |." And the clofe of this is folemn : " I feldom fee a noble building,...
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A Course of Lectures on Oratory and Criticism

Joseph Priestley - Criticism - 1781 - 374 pages
...ingreffion through the * underftanding to it," BOLINGBROKB;. This next fentence is graceful ; *' Wherever I find a great deal of gratitude in " a poor man, JI take it for granted | there *' would be as much generosity [ if he were a *' rich man | ." And the...
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Miscellanies, Moral and Instructive, in Prose and Verse

American literature - 1787 - 198 pages
...calamity herfelf in fmiles, WHEREVERa great deal of gratitude Is found in a poor man, it may be taken for granted there would be as much generofity, if he were a rich man. ADD I SON, after a long and manly, but vaia ftruggle with his diftemper, difmiffed his phyficians,...
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